How to Port Forward Worms

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

Worms (2007) is a Turn-Based and Strategy game published by Microsoft Game Studios, Sony Computer Entertainment released in 2007.

Worms (2007) is a tactical style of game. Tactical games are a subgenre of strategy games that focus more on operational warfare, military style tactics, and troop placement. They focus more on logistics and production than on combat, and can at times feature complex battlefield tactics.

Port Forward Worms (2007)

When you are playing Worms (2007) 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 on occasion 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 navigate 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

An easy way to do this is use our Network Utilities software. It can open your ports with just a few clicks. Then when you are done you can just was quickly close your ports again. Alternatively you can do it by hand.

The process for forwarding a port is generally:

Which Ports Does Worms (2007) Require

The specific ports that need to be forwarded for Worms (2007) are as follows:

Worms (2007) - Xbox 360

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88, 3074

Worms (2007) - Playstation 3

  • TCP: 3478-3480, 5223, 8080
  • UDP: 3074, 3478-3479, 3658

We have guides that are custom tailored for Worms (2007) that will show you the specific incoming ports.

When you are done following those steps your ports will be open. Do you need more games or programs forwarded? Check out our games and programs list.

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