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I'm playing minecraft and I seem to lag out of the server every couple minutes

I haven't played minecraft in a couple months, a couple days ago my friends wanted to play so I joined their private server and I've been having this problem. Its not just on their server, it does ...
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I can't connect to my friends servers and my friend can't connect to my servers?

It has happened to some games (CS:GO, Garry's Mod, Age of Empires 3, maybe some others that I haven't tried). My friend just can't connect to my hosted games and I can't connect to his, but with other ...
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How are custom Minecraft servers made and can I make one too?

I've been on a server that had custom map and included various "mini games" like sky wars and such. I could play all of that with my vanilla, 100% Mojang client. My question is: How do I setup a ...
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Hosting a Linux Dedicated Server for “The Ship”

I cannot get a dedicated server for The Ship (AppID 2403) to run on a linux box using steamcmd. I have followed this guide. The steps listed complete successfully. Then, I run ./srcds_run -game ship ...
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Help with Minecraft LAN Server on Mac?

My sister got Minecraft yesterday and we're unable to join each others' LAN servers. We're on the same Wi-Fi router, neither of us have firewalls blocking Java and have updated to the most recent ...
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Minecraft Server RCON

The Minecraft server setting (RCON) I know is security. However when I tried to use RCON, it either times my friends out or lets them in without RCON. How do I fix this? If anyone can help me ...
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When I die minecraft unloads all the chunks

I have a minecraft server running on a dedicated server and when I log in everything is normal, but when I die, the world unloads around me... Everything I can see just unloads. I can't think of a ...
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Multiple Strange Errors when Starting TF2 Dedicated Server

Before I ask this question, note that I am referring to a strange error in the console when starting my server, not a strange kill tracking weapon in Team Fortress 2! When I start my server, I get 2 ...
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Can a PC player join a PS2 server hosted on a pc in LAN?

I am investigating the compatibility between the console version and the pc version of the game, with no results: I cannot find any information about joining a swbf2 server with both client versions. ...
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MCPE server using a mac

I would like to run a Minecraft PE server that is hosted on my Mac. Is it possible to use port map and MAMP to host a server? I have already tried the port forwarding where I have to be on the world. ...
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Change Speed Of One Team In Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

I have my own dedicated server, my friends and I had an idea to make the terrorists fast and the counter terrorists had to chase them, is there anyway to set this up. I am willing to use plugins or ...
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Why can't I join Minecraft PE worlds?

I have an android phone and my sister has a Kindle fire. When we play with our friends ( who both have kindles ) I can join their worlds and vise-versa. But when I try to join my sisters worlds on ...
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MobArena: Pvping in lobby

Is it possible to stop pvp in the lobby and spectator regions in mob arena. I am using verison 0.96.6. People can some how pvp in the lobby and spectator regions. How can I stop pvp in those regions?
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How to connect my remote server on csgo

I rent virtual machine and I applied instructions which is written here in order to create my own csgo server. Everything is OK, but i cannot connect my server typing public ip address. Is it normal? ...
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My friend can't join my server

My friend can't join my dedicated server and when he tried he got a message says "Server is not responding", do I have to port forwarding my router? I was trying to, but the options I have in mine are ...
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Friends can't connect to my minecraft server

My old computer broke so now i have to make a new minecraft server, but my friend Joe can't join. The obvious "can't connect to server" shows up every time he tries it. I have forwarded the port and ...
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Can't connect to source server

Today I set up a little GMOD server. I wasn't able to access it from the public ip, only through the network ip of the server. I wasn't able to ping the server using the public ip. Now, when using the ...
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How to automatically heartbeat a TF2 listen server?

I am running a listen server from time to time to play with friends, i get annoyed that in order for the server to be lsited on the internet i have to manually "map " in the console. Is there a way to ...
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Is it possible to host Magicka in a LAN without steam?

I want to play Magicka in a LAN without steam, is it possible? I am hosting the game in one pc, but the other simply cannot see the game, or connect directly with the ip address. According to the ...
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Users cannot connect to The Ship dedicated server

I am attempting to run a dedicated server for The Ship on my Ubuntu VPS. The server seems to start and run just fine, but nobody can connect to it - any attempts simply result in a timeout. To start ...
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TF2 Game Server Map Cycle Help

I was just wondering how I could link the start up script (tf.sh) and link it to a the mapcycle.txt file in /steamcmd/tf2/tf/cfg/mapcycle.txt... Or if there is any other way for it to change levels ...
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SRCDS not receiving connections on the public web

My Garry's Mod Source DS can connect over LAN, but not externally. Ports 27015-27016 are opened and directed towards the machine running it. I can telnet into it and canyouseeme can see it running, ...
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Mapcycle.txt equivelent for cycling workshop maps in csgo?

I am wondering if there is an equivalent file to mapcycle.txt that I can make for my workshop maps for my CSGO server. I already have a mapcycle.txt file for the regular CSGO maps, but is there a way ...
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Cannot connect to my garry's mod server

My server was working fine earlier, had a couple of mods on it, and then I just couldn't connect to it. I was connecting to it by typing "connect :27015" in console. This is what it say when I run the ...
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Far Cry: Primal communicating with servers when starting up?

Why does Far Cry: Primal communicate with Ubisoft servers when you start the game. The only thing that it claims to be doing is getting game configuration information, which the game should be able ...
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Minecraft pocket edition server closes when my friend tries to get on our server

One of my friends made a server for our group to play on, and as of two days ago, one of our friends can't get on. The message she gets is 'Server closed'. We have tried Re-downloading Minecraft ...
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How to make a counter strike source server that only allow a specific weapon to use?

How to make a counter strike source server that prevent users' from buying any weapon or anything, just give them a specific weapon that used by the all players ?
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Why can't players see each other on my Pocketmine server for MCPE?

When you first join you can see everyone. But then after a while everyone disappears and no one can see each other. Any ideas what might be causing this and how to fix it?
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Minecraft: Server problems

I have this problem in my server, let me explain it: This Friday me and my friends bought a server on creeperhost.net , working great etc. Had been playing on the server now for two days on my laptop....
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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 ...