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Questions tagged [hosting]

For general questions about hosting dedicated game servers either online or locally that are not specific to a game itself. If your question is about a specific game's dedicated server software, please use the tag for that game's software instead. Use [networking] for general network & connectivity questions.

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Cannot connect to Steam LAN server

I first documented my issues here: https://steamcommunity.com/app/346110/discussions/0/1741103267317324804/ I have five total computers in my house: My desktop My wife's desktop My gaming laptop My ...
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How to restore java minecraft server after power outage

I just experienced a power outage and I lost my multiplayer Minecraft Java server world (which I've spent a ton of time crafting). When I restarted the server after the outage, a new world map was ...
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How to make our own public dedicated server in Don't Starve Together which will run 24/7?

I always seen in Don't Starve Together (Online version) there is one or two world that have a dedicated server. In dont starve together game, you have to make your own "world" in-game or i would say a ...
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Minecraft Server connection timeout issues from outside

I've set up a minecraft server (Vanilla 1.13.2). The server runs fine for local play within my LAN for a long time now but a particular outside connection just won't work. Please feel free to migrate ...
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Users can connect to Minecraft server but time out during terrain download

I am trying to run a private Minecraft server for a bunch of friends and am using the dedicated server .jar file and running it through a .bat file with the following arguments: java -Xmx3072M -...
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How do i test my minecraft server?

I have a minecraft server but no minecraft account. How do i test the server world. (i.e. login to world just to test)
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Hosting VPS or Normal hosting [closed]

I was wondering what is the difference between a VPS and a normal hosting like multicraft or others like minecraft-hosting.pro? And which one is better? Performance wise, not how complicated it is to ...
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Choose random map on server startup GMOD

I run a dedicated TTT server for friends, and I have the server set to restart every day to get addon updates. Is there a way to make it start on random map?
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Putting Command Block Based Mini Games on Public Server

My friends and I have created our own original Minecraft mini-games over the past year. All our games are powered entirely by command block, not plugins. My friends and I want to share some of our ...
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How to import single player minecraft world into server folder

I've tried the usually suggested method of copying minecraft world from "saves" folder in ".minecraft" but Bukkit didn't recognize the world was even there. The world works. I've tested it a little in ...
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Is there a way to redirect requests from a web server with static address to a game server with dynamic address? [closed]

My server doesn't have a static ip so every time I boot the server, I have to tell my friends which is the ip. Now I have a web server I'm renting out for websites and testing, with port 80 opened (...
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Error! App '255850' state is is 0x2 after update job

This issue has been solved. I was having an issue with my local CDN after a major internet outage that spanned over two weeks. I am trying to create a new Rust server for my friend and I to play on, ...
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For minecraft, what application type is minecraft when making a PC sever? [closed]

So I'm making, or at least trying to, a minecraft PC server. Now I'm not going to play with per say, at least not yet. So I'm asking is when port forwarding on my At&t u-verse router, what ...
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Minecraft get list of server's players

I want to get list of currently connected Minecraft players on some server, using some sort of API. E.g: myapi.com/playerlist.php?ip=<SERVER_IP> Which results something like this: player1 ...
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Can I copy a map on minecraft windows 10 edition

I made my little server on Leet. But now I want to move on, I asked them to give me my map but they won't. I just wanted to know if there is any ways to sniff the memory or if there is a little ...
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Minecraft Crashing With Error: io.netty.channel.abstractchannel$annotated connectexception minecraft

I can connect to other servers but I can't connect to this one. I know it's up and running because I have friends that are on it playing.
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Join terraria server using ip address on mobile version

I'm running a terraria server and would like to be able to join the world I am running via the mobile version of the game (running on Android). Is it possible to join via the mobile version using the ...
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I cannot connect to my own Team Fortress 2 server? Why?

Recently, I have been encountering an unusual problem with a testing TF2 server that I'm running on my local system. Namely, my client is completely unable to connect to the server. It does not appear ...
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Minecraft: weird lag issues for a certain player on my Vanilla 1.11.2 server

Basically I'm running a Vanilla server (1.11.2) on my computer and one player has suddenly started having a strange lag/packet loss issue. Symptoms 10 or so second joining time The player can open ...
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How can I show my Counter-Strike server in the “find servers” list?

I bought Counter-Strike (the original) from Steam, downloaded the game and opened it. After doing so, I clicked on "Find Servers" and saw some listed servers there. I want to list my server here. I ...
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How can I send a message to all players in the minecraft server?

Currently I am hosting a minecraft server, and I as the operator would like to send a "server message", so all the players can read it, instead of me sending the message specifically to each and every ...
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can i put mods into an existing minecraft server?

I just want to know of it is possible to install mods into my own server that I have already played in. This is for me and my friends to play in
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MInecraft command blocks to track days on a server

I'm trying to make a command block setup to keep track of each day that passes on my server so that I can trigger "random" events at different intervals. I thought i had it figured out by using this ...
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How do I set up an OpenArena server?

How do I set up a non-dedicated server for me and some friends to 1 versus 1 and such. Also how do they join? I have tried setting up a server using the Multiplayer - Create method, but I was unable ...
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Minecraft Server not working

I have recently bought the newest Minecraft. That would be Minecraft Windows 10 Edition. Like it and have been attempting to setup a Server. These are the steps I took in an stab to get this up and ...
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How do I host a local lobby for a custom map (Arcade mode) in Dota 2, where Valve has enabled dedicated servers?

I keep getting disconnected from some custom maps in Dota 2 where Valve has dedicated servers enabled. One of the map creators said try doing a local server but I have no clue how I can do this in a ...
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Why can't I connect to a Minecraft lan? [duplicate]

Coming home for Christmas break, my little brother wants to play some minecraft with me, and I finally obliged. My laptop is wireless on the network, and his old family computer is wired, with no ...
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Can ping but can't join my friend's server

My friend has a laptop that he runs a server on for just me and him to play on. This server always worked, whether it be modded or vanilla, there were no problems at all. One day it just stopped ...
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Why does my gmod server only run locally?

I am running Debian on my vServer. I have installed the Garrys Mod server using Steam CMD. I try to run it via ./srcds_run -console -game garrysmod +maxplayers +host_workshop_collection 252617757 -...
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Minecraft Lan World Not Showing Up

So I often play minecraft with my sister over LAN. I have a macbook pro running El Captain, and my sister has a laptop running windows 10. When I host a Lan world, my sister can join it fine from ...
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Can two servers run on the same machine?

I am working on hosting a Minecraft server on one of my home machines. I would like to have two completely separate servers for certain reasons. I have successfully created one vanilla server using ...
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Unable to connect locally to GMOD SRCDS, Others can connect though

I made a dedicated server for gmod, (You can actually join it to test, its "FinnWorld") Others can connect to it, its forwarded, np with the firewall, the ip is correct, WHAT THE FUCK IS WRONG ...
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Difference between 60-tick servers and 120-tick servers?

I am curious as to the differences between the two. This is about online gaming support in general and not a particular game. Can any one enlighten me as to the pros and cons of the two types in ...
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Is there a way to ping a Minecraft server for basic information?

I am setting up a basic monitoring (with monit) for my children's Minecraft server. My plan is to check whether port 25565 is open but it would be nice if I could gather some more information to ...
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My Minecraft hamachi server won't launch anymore!

So I made this hamachi server to play with my friends and it worked just fine a couple days, until this one time I tried to run it and this happened! First comes this after this the white window ...
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Is there a way to setup a minecraft server that me and my friend can play on together? [duplicate]

My problem is that I want me and my friend to be able to play on a survival world together, but we live at different locations. I know I can visit a hosting website but I don't want to pay money ...
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How to enable spectator mode in a remote “nohup running” server?

We have a mono minecraft server running with the nohup command on Linux, we are using putty to execute commands on the server, but the only way that I could figure out is to kill the Minecraft server ...
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CPU/RAM problems with Minecraft server

I try to host a Minecraft Server, and I'm pretty sure with 1 GB of RAM and a Intel Xeon 2.5 GHz CPU I should be able to run a Minecraft server somehow. I cannot even join most of the time and the ...
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CS:GO Server Help; how do I get rid of .ready in my server so I can start the server without 10 people

Ok so with my new server I'm having issues starting it. I want to be able to start the match without having 10 people in the lobby. The server config that I am using is Pug-set-up. I will also be very ...
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Server successfully votes for a different map but loads the same one

On my CSGO server, I have it so that there are two maps to vote for at the end of the game. When the vote goes, it says it will load the other map but instead picks the same one. Why is that?
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Steam can't connect to my dedicated server

So I'm renting a dedicated server (with a static IP of course) running Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and I'm trying to host some games, but even though the game server programs say they connected to Steam, my game ...
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How do I set up a Minecraft server on a specific port?

I'm trying to set up a game agent and it listens for a server at port 10000. How can I set up a game so that this agent can start interacting in the game?
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Install Dedicated Server for CS:GO beta

In Steam, you can install the 'demo_viewer' beta for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, which is basically an old version of CS:GO from 2013. I tried to install a dedicated server through steamcmd by ...
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How do you allow de-opped players to use ServerSigns in MC 1.7.10?

So, my group and I are setting up an initial spawn room for a server we are creating. The room is like an introduction area, with important information. After the player has read all the signs and ...
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Can I run a Minecraft server and play on the same computer? (with my specs, 15+ players)

I want to run a Minecraft server and play on that server using the same machine, with maybe 15-20 or so friends playing on the server. I've seen other people ask this question before, but they stated ...
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How do I start a Terraria server on Ubuntu 12.04?

I installed Mono on my Ubuntu 12.04 server with the following commands: sudo apt-key adv --keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 --recv-keys 3FA7E0328081BFF6A14DA29AA6A19B38D3D831EF echo "deb http:/...
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Why can't I find the server I just previously played on in gmod?

I recently played on a server on gmod that I really enjoyed, and I cant find it in my history. Can anybody explain why? I dont think the server shut down because I couldn't find it in the legacy ...
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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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Why can't I use my custom loadouts in training?

Whenever I start a training match against bots, the item server doesn't work and I can't access my loadouts. I've tried everything I can think of, such as the heartbeat command, restarting TF2, ...
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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. ...