How to Port Forward Tribes 2

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

Tribes 2 is a First Person Shooter game published by Sierra On-Line, Loki Entertainment released in 2001.

Tribes 2 includes the following genres of gameplay.

Forward Ports for Tribes 2

When you are playing Tribes 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 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 click the links to get to 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 fastest way to forward ports when you need them and then close them when you do not. You can also do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

Which Ports Does Tribes 2 Require

The network ports that need to be forwarded for Tribes 2 are as follows:

Tribes 2 - PC

  • TCP:
  • UDP: 27999-29000

We have guides that are custom tailored for Tribes 2 that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want more? Check out our growing list of games and applications.

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