How to Port Forward Neverwinter Nights 2

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

Neverwinter Nights 2 is a Role-Playing game published by Atari released in 2006.

Neverwinter Nights 2 is a roleplaying game, or simply RPG. Role-Playing Games give you many, many hours of game play where you can explore a sometimes huge new world through the eyes of your own character. They are usually the longest style of game with the most detailed story lines. Popular RPG titles include Skyrim, World of Warcraft, and Fallout.

Port Forward Neverwinter Nights 2

When you are playing Neverwinter Nights 2 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 frequently 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 navigate to your router's IP Address

The easiest way to click the links to get to 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the fastest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Neverwinter Nights 2

The specific incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Neverwinter Nights 2 are as follows:

Neverwinter Nights 2 - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 5120-5300

We have guides that are custom tailored for Neverwinter Nights 2 that will show you the incoming ports.

That should do it; your ports are now forwarded. Need something else forwarded? Check out our list of games and programs.

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