How to Port Forward Shank 2

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

Shank 2 is an Action and Beat-Em-Up game published by Electronic Arts released in 2012.

Shank 2 offers the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Shank 2

When you are playing Shank 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 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

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 process for forwarding a port is generally:

Ports To Forward for Shank 2

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Shank 2 are as follows:

Shank 2 - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 3074

Shank 2 - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 5223
  • UDP: 5223, 3478-3479, 3658

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Shank 2 simply follow one of these links:

When you are done following those steps your ports will be forwarded. Be sure to check out our full list of games and programs that can be forwarded.

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