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Minecraft Forum, MoTD how do you change it! [duplicate]

I made a server on Minecraft Forum (because it was easier) and it said: To finish claiming this server, set this token token removed somewhere in your server's MoTD. Once the server is verified, ...
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How much resources does a team fortress 2 server use? [closed]

I'm wanting to know how much bandwidth, CPU, and RAM it takes to run a dedicated or listen server that 24 people can connect to. Like, does it max out one of the cores on my 3.4GHz CPU and uses 2GB ...
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Port-forwarding: different ports in router log? [closed]

My friend cannot connect to my Minecraft server. How do the the different ports shown in my router's log affect port forwarding? What can I change to allow my friend connect to my server? I believe ...
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Why can't I get a 1.6.4 Minecraft Bukkit Server to launch?

I followed a lot of tutorials, including Bukkit.org's steps like below: 1.Create a folder with your choice of names 2.Download the latest recommended build CraftBukkit.Jar 3.Place the ...
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Unable to connect to a local multiplayer server

Yesterday I followed the guide for setting up a Just Cause 2 multiplayer server. Everything is fine, meaning the server is running without problems, I can load scripts etc. But if I try to connect, I ...
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What licenses do I need to use Minecraft in class?

The children in my class would like a private lan server set up in school for MC. However I am a noob although I have played it via a vanilla server a while ago. The school are willing to provide ...
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Why is my server's memory usage so high with just 5 players online?

I recently started a vanilla Linux Minecraft server (v1.7.2) and have been having trouble with high RAM usage causing the server to disconnect. I have allocated a maximum of 3.5GB. I restarted the ...
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Why is it that when a player is opped on my minecraft server, no one else can build/break blocks?

If there is even a letter in the ops text file nobody including myself can build or break anything. Even as owner rank if I were to op the letter 'c' I still would have this problem. I use Group ...
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Dedicated Server - what should I be looking for? Virtual private servers?

I would like to rent my own dedicated-server which I can run my own game servers on, rather than buying a server specific for one individual application or game. Any suggestions of what I should be ...