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I finally got around to buying BFBC2 on steam since it was only $6.80 but I can't seem to find any servers. I verified the integrity of the game cache, updated punkbuster, reinstalled the game and turned my firewall off still can't find any servers. I did have a copy of the game on my PC that I received from a friend to play the campaign but I uninstalled it before I downloaded this version from steam. Any ideas why I can't see any servers?
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First make sure you reset the filter settings on the server browser. Then I would try opening up ports for BC2 on your router. I got these from the EA forums:

18390 TCP Outgoing
18395 TCP Outgoing
18395 UDP Outgoing
13505 TCP Outgoing
80 TCP Outgoing

If that doesn't work, maybe try again later. Dice's servers are touchy at times.
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Did you click search?
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Well it's been doing this for 2 days now, not showing any servers that is. I don't think it is DICE's servers and I forgot the admin password for my router so I'm going to have to open those ports a bit later.
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post #5 of 16
Glad to see it's not just me who has problems with this.

Tonight I couldn't see any servers at all - searching just timed out, and if cancelled it simply said "cannot connect to ea online".

Worked fine yesterday, and neither my pc or my firewall have been switched off.

Thankful I only paid £6~ for it biggrin.gif
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post #6 of 16
Try to go into your BFBC2 folder and check for any updates for the game. Sometimes it won't update by itself.
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You are scaring me of my $6 investment since I'm upgrading my pc and can't test it on laptop... I might have to get that $6 refund if this POS doesn't work! biggrin.gif
    
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Quote:
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......DAMN! I feel like such an idiot. redface.gif
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I did the exact same thing when I got the game,lol.
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Quote:
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......DAMN! I feel like such an idiot. redface.gif

Please tell me you're joking....
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