How to Open a Port in Your Router for Spore: Hero

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

Spore: Hero is Electronic Arts's Action, Adventure, and Simulation game with a release date in 2009.

Spore: Hero offers the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Spore: Hero

When you are playing Spore: Hero 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 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

To easily and quickly get your ports forwarded use the Network Utilities software. Network Utilities allows you to forward ports only when you need them, and then close them again when you are done. This makes keeping your network more secure much easier. You can also do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Spore: Hero Require

The incoming ports for Spore: Hero are as follows:

Spore: Hero - Wii

  • TCP: 6667, 12400, 28910, 29900, 29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

We have guides that are custom tailored for Spore: Hero that will show you the connection ports.

That's all it takes to get your ports open. Don't forget to check out our growing list of games and programs.

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