How to Port Forward Need for Speed - Porsche
Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed is Electronic Arts's Driving/Racing game with a release date in 2000.
Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed is a driving / racing style of game. Most driving / racing games are some sort of competition, and can be on land, sea, air, or outer space. In some racing games the is either 1st person in the cockpit or 3rd person such as a chase cam, while other games allow you to switch freely between the two views. Racing games are considered sports games.
Port Forward Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed
When you are playing Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed 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.
- A list of TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
How to locate 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 fastest 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 general 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 applicable box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
- Intermittently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.
Which Ports Does Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed Require
The specific incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed are as follows:
Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed - PC
- UDP: 9442
We have guides that are custom tailored for Need for Speed: Porsche Unleashed that will show you the incoming ports that need to be forwarded.
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