How to Port Forward Populous: The Beginning

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

Populous: The Beginning is Electronic Arts's Real-Time and Strategy game with a release date in 1999.

When you play Populous: The Beginning you will enjoy the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Populous: The Beginning

When you are playing Populous: The Beginning 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 locate your Router's IP Address

The easiest way to navigate 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

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 Required for Populous: The Beginning

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Populous: The Beginning are as follows:

Populous: The Beginning - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 7575

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

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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