Can you Change Ports used On Counter Strike?

By 4fingers
Jan 10, 2005
  1. Can you Change Ports used On Counter Strike?

    I ask this question because I am behind a router that I dont have 100% controll over. Currently I am pritty sure that the ports used for Counter strike are closed but I know a few ports that are deffinatly open and not being used, would I therefore be able to use those ports instead?

    Finally are the ports used in Counter Strike 1.6 the same as the ports used in Counter Strike Source
  2. TS | Thomas

    TS | Thomas TS Rookie Posts: 1,319

    Right click on your Counter Strike shortcut & select Properties. You can specify the port by adding -port xxxxx, e.g.
    hlds.exe -game cstrike -port 27015
    Same procedure for the old Counter Strike also if I remember rightly. Just click Apply & Ok then.
  3. 4fingers

    4fingers TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thanks ill give that a try and see what happens
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