Forwarding Ports in Your Router for SWAT 4

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November 05, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

SWAT 4 is a First-Person, Action, and Shooter game published by Vivendi Universal Games released in 2005.

When you play SWAT 4 you will enjoy the following styles of play.

Forward Ports for SWAT 4

When you are playing SWAT 4 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 find 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

The easiest way to forward a port is to use our Network Utilities suite of tools. With our software you can quickly and easily turn your port forwards on and off for multiple programs at any time. Or just keep reading to learn how to do it by hand.

The usual process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does SWAT 4 Require

The ports for SWAT 4 are as follows:


  • TCP:
  • UDP: 10480-10483

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and SWAT 4 simply follow one of these links:

That's all it takes to forward your ports. For more on how to port forward, check out our list of games and applications.

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