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How to Port Forward Karaoke Revolution Presents American Idol Encore

Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore is Konami's Music game with a release date in 2008.

Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore is a hack-and-slash style of game. Hack-and-slash style games heavily emphasize combat and generally involve slaying lots of waves of creatures. Most hack-and-slash games are also action games.

How to Port Forward Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore

When you are playing Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore 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 sometimes 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:

  • Your router's IP address.
  • The IP address of the device that the game will play on: either your computer or your console.
  • The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.

How to find your router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate 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

The easiest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

  • Login to your router.
  • Find your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the correct box in your router.
  • Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the corresponding boxes in your router.
  • Intermittently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Ports Required for Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore

The specific incoming ports for Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore are as follows:

Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,3074

Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480,5223,8080
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479,3658

Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore - Wii

  • TCP: 6667,12400,28910,29900,29901,29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol - Encore simply follow one of these links:

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Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer is an owner and programmer for PortForward. You can find more of his articles in the Games and Applications section of our site.