How to Port Forward Socom 2

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

Socom 2 is a Third-Person, Shooter, and Tactical game published by Sony Computer Entertainment released in 2003.

When you play Socom 2 you will enjoy the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for Socom 2

When you are playing Socom 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 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 click the links to get to 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

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 general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Socom 2 Require

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

Socom 2 - PC

  • TCP: 53, 80, 443, 10070-10080
  • UDP: 6000-6999, 10070

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Socom 2 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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