How to Port Forward Total Annihilation

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

Total Annihilation is a Real-Time and Strategy game published by GT Interactive, released in 1997.

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When you play Total Annihilation you will enjoy the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Total Annihilation

When you are playing Total Annihilation 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

Most people use our Network Utilities software package to forward ports. It's the easiest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Total Annihilation Require

The incoming connection ports for Total Annihilation are as follows:

Total Annihilation - PC

  • TCP: 2300-2400, 47624
  • UDP: 2300-2400

Total Annihilation - Steam

  • TCP: 2300-2400, 27015-27030, 27036-27037, 47624
  • UDP: 2300-2400, 4380, 27000-27031, 27036

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Total Annihilation 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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