How to Port Forward Half-Life: Opposing Force in Your Router

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Half-Life: Opposing Force is a First-Person, Action, Adventure, and Shooter game published by Sierra Studios, Valve released in 1999.

Half-Life: Opposing Force game cover artwork featuring Adrian Shephard
Half-Life: Opposing Force game cover artwork featuring Adrian Shephard

Ports To Forward for Half-Life: Opposing Force

The ports that need to be forwarded in your router for Half-Life: Opposing Force are as follows:

Half-Life: Opposing Force - PC

  • TCP: 27015
  • UDP: 27005, 27015

Half-Life: Opposing Force - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Half-Life: Opposing Force simply follow one of these links:

Half-Life: Opposing Force includes the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Half-Life: Opposing Force

When you are playing Half-Life: Opposing Force 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 on occasion 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 find 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

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

After that your ports should be open. Check out our full game and application list for more port forwarding guides.

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