The following ports need to be forwarded for Worms 2 Server:
Worms 2 Server - PC
- TCP: 2300-2400, 47624
- UDP: 2300-2400, 47624
Forwarding Ports for Worms 2 Server
When you use Worms 2 Server you might need to forward some ports in your router. By forwarding ports you allow connection requests coming from the internet to be directed to Worms 2 Server.
Routers generally do not allow incoming connection requests from the internet. By forwarding a port you can overcome this limitation.
Before Forwarding a Port Checkoff This To Do List
Before forwarding a port make sure that you know these things:
- Your router's internal IP address.
- Your computer's IP address.
- The TCP and UDP ports that need to be forwarded.
Locate Your Router's IP Address
The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. Our Router Detector tool is free to use and is part of our Network Utilities software.
Otherwise, you can follow our guide Find Your Router IP Address.
Setting Up a Port Forward for Worms 2 Server
You can use our Network Utilities software to automatically forward ports for you. Since Network Utilities allows you to both forward and un-forward ports easily you can keep your network security maximized, and then forward ports only when you need them.
Alternatively you can do it by hand. The way to forward a port is:
- You can start by logging in to your router.
- Find the port forwarding section in your router.
- Type your computer's IP address into the correct box in your router.
- Put the TCP and UDP ports for Worms 2 Server in the corresponding boxes in your router.
Some routers need to be rebooted in order for the changes to be saved.
You can choose your router from our list to see exactly how to forward ports for Worms 2 Server:
List of Routers - Customized for Worms 2 Server
That's all it takes to forward your ports for Worms 2 Server.