Can't connect online Rise of Nations

By DurnIt
Jan 21, 2013
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  1. I am trying to play Rise of Nations online. I can play a solo game without a problem, but am unable to connect to online games. I think the problem may be that my external IP address can't be pinged (externally). I have a Linksys WRT160 router, Comcast is my internet provider, and I have set up Port Range Forwarding on the Gaming tab of the router, but so far, that hasn't worked. Any ideas?
  2. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,383   +105

    What about your firewall you use on your PC? Have you open the ports for what you need to use?
  3. DurnIt

    DurnIt TS Member Topic Starter

    I have Rise of Nations checked to be an Allowed Program or Feature on the Windows firewall. I don't see where to open the ports there, though.

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