How to Port Forward Freelancer Server

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Freelancer Server is Microsoft's Simulation game released in 1999.

Freelancer Server is a simulation game. In a simulation game the main goal is to simulate a real life situation either for entertainment or education. There are many different types of simulation games such as flying, sports, driving, and farming. One of the earliest simulation games was SimCity which is considered a social simulation game.

Port Forward Freelancer Server

When you are playing Freelancer Server you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is a useful trick in gaming because it can really help to make your network connection most stable and intermittently even faster. Routers were not designed to allow incoming network requests and some games can play tremendously better if an incoming connection is forwarded through the router to the game.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

How to click the links to get to your router's IP Address

The easiest way to find your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

How To Forward Ports

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Freelancer Server

The necessary ports that need to be forwarded for Freelancer Server are as follows:

Freelancer Server - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 2300-2400

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Freelancer Server simply follow one of these links:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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