How to Open a Port in Your Router for Return to Castle Wolfenstein

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

Return to Castle Wolfenstein is a First-Person, Action, and Shooter game published by Activision, Bethesda Softworks released in 2001.


Return to Castle Wolfenstein has the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Return to Castle Wolfenstein

When you are playing Return to Castle Wolfenstein 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 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

Don't have time? Use our Network Utilities software. It's the easiest way to both open and close ports in your router. Of you can do it manually if you want.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports To Forward for Return to Castle Wolfenstein

The specific ports for Return to Castle Wolfenstein are as follows:

Return to Castle Wolfenstein - PC

  • TCP: 27960-27969
  • UDP: 27960-27969

Return to Castle Wolfenstein - Steam

  • TCP: 27015, 27036, 27960-27969
  • UDP: 27015, 27031-27036, 27960-27969

We have guides that are custom tailored for Return to Castle Wolfenstein that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

After following those steps your ports should be forwarded. Head to our applications and games list for more port forwarding guides.

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