How to Port Forward Silent Hunter III

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

Silent Hunter III is a Simulation game published by Ubisoft released in 2005.

Silent Hunter III is a simulation game. In a simulation game the main goal is to simulate a real life situation either for entertainment or education. There are many different types of simulation games such as flying, sports, driving, and farming. One of the earliest simulation games was SimCity which is considered a social simulation game.

Port Forward Silent Hunter III

When you are playing Silent Hunter III 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 locate 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

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

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Ports To Forward for Silent Hunter III

The necessary ports that need to be forwarded for Silent Hunter III are as follows:

Silent Hunter III - PC

  • TCP: 17997-18003
  • UDP: 17997-18003

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

That should be all you have to do to forward your ports. Check our growing list of games and applications for more port forwarding guides.

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