How to Port Forward The Settlers V Heritage of Kings

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

The Settlers V Heritage of Kings is Ubisoft's Real-Time and Strategy game released in 2005.

The Settlers V Heritage of Kings offers the following styles of gameplay.

Forward Ports for The Settlers V Heritage of Kings

When you are playing The Settlers V Heritage of Kings 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

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 The Settlers V Heritage of Kings Require

The required incoming ports that need to be forwarded for The Settlers V Heritage of Kings are as follows:

The Settlers V Heritage of Kings - PC

  • TCP: 6668, 7073, 40000-42999
  • UDP: 7073, 41006, 44000, 45000-45001

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