Creating a Port Forward in Your Router for Sherman Commander

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April 22, 2021 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Sherman Commander is a Real-Time, Strategy, and Simulation game published by Iron Wolf Studios, PlayWay released in 2022.

Sherman Commander game art showing tanks going through a battle zone.
Sherman Commander game art showing tanks going through a battle zone.

Sherman Commander has the following genres of gameplay.

How to Port Forward Sherman Commander

When you are playing Sherman Commander 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 find 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

A smart way to forward your ports is to use Network Utilities. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The normal process for forwarding a port is:

Ports Required for Sherman Commander

The required ports that need to be forwarded for Sherman Commander are as follows:

Sherman Commander - Steam

  • TCP: 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

We have guides that are custom tailored for Sherman Commander that will show you the required incoming ports.

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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