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How to Port Forward Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008

Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008 is a Management and Sports game published by Sega released in 2007.

Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008 offers the following styles of gameplay.

  • Games tagged management are usually either player management like in a sports game or resource management like in StarCraft.
  • Sports games simulate a variety of sports including football, baseball, basketball, track and field, and combat sports. They tend to be very competitive. Some are realistically modeled after their real world counterparts while others are satirical with a stronger emphasis on entertainment. Many sports games feature players from the real world in them.

Forward Ports for Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008

When you are playing Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008 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:

  • Your router's IP address.
  • Your gaming machine's IP address.
  • A list of TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.

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

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

  • Start by logging in to your router.
  • Locate your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the correct box in your router.
  • Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
  • Intermittently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Which Ports Does Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008 Require

The network ports that need to be forwarded for Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008 are as follows:

Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008 - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 3074

We have guides that are custom tailored for Worldwide Soccer Manager 2008 that will show you the ports that need to be forwarded in your router.

That's all it takes to open your ports. Want to learn how to create more port forwards? Check out our list of games and applications.

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer is an owner and programmer for PortForward. You can find more of his articles in the Games and Applications section of our site.