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A few problems that can arise when attempting to connect a game. Note that these suggestions are made to minimize issues, I do not mean to imply you have to meet every condition here for it to work. Also I am assuming a LAN game, since non-LAN games introduce a whole host of other issues to resolve. Lack of connectivity ensure everyone is connected to the ...


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Try using direct connect. Open up command prompt (type in cmd in the start bar) type ipconfig and hit Enter. A list of your available network connections should appear. If you are using wireless to connect to your router (I assume you have one, since you are talking about LAN) then find the heading with "Wireless" in it. If you are connected to it using a ...


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Further to @Chaosed0 's answer, I had this problem until I noticed that the IP address given by the server wasn't in my private IP range (192.168.*) but was actually on a subnet associated with VMWare's virtual network adapters. As a quick fix I disabled them and the problem went away - I suppose the LAN server is binding to the first interface it comes ...


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In the launcher, go into launch options and create a new profile. Call it whatever you want and enable JVM Arguments. In the text box that highlights type in the following text at the end: -Djava.net.preferIPv4Stack=true Mac is simply using iPv6 instead of iPv4 to try to connect to LAN worlds. The above text fixes that and forces it to use iPv4 when ...


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If you use the JDK instead of the JRE then you can use the following command line to force the JDK to use all available cores for optimising Java itself (source): -server -XX:+UseConcMarkSweepGC -XX:+UseParNewGC -XX:+CMSIncrementalPacing -XX:ParallelGCThreads=7 -XX:+AggressiveOpts -Xms1G -Xmx8G -jar craftbukkit-1.4.7-R1.0.jar As you are clearly using Windows,...


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There are a couple of things I would check. Are they both plugged into the same router? This is the one I would check right away. Ensure that you are somehow not on two different LANs, for example one computer being connected to a modem, and then the other computer is connected to a router or VOIP adapter. If they are both using wireless ensure they are ...


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Description Assuming you've done the normal troubleshooting (such as disabling the Firewall), you're experiencing bug with the networking protocol being used on MacOS (IPv6 versus IPv4), documented in detail here: https://bugs.mojang.com/browse/MC-98598 https://bugs.mojang.com/browse/MC-101244 ... also MC-98499, MC-98772, MC-99283, MC-99419, MC-99884 The ...


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Go on the world, make it LAN, then there will be a server address at the bottom. Tell your cousin to make a server, then put that address in the server address.


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No, there is no way as far as I'm concerned. I'm pretty sure you mite have to invest in a dedicated server (with lots of RAM) as there is generally no way of executing the server through your host. Or you could just host the server on your own PC


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In the console, type: mp_defuser_allocation "0" This will not give a defuser kit to anyone, allowing you to buy one for its full price ($400).


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Make your sure connection is good, and that both of you have have a wifi connection Make sure your using the same version, as you will not be able to play with different versions Make sure that the host has LAN turned on, as people can connect, if it is off, the world will not show up Make sure that your not both logged in into the same username, (simalar ...


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Yes you should be able to do this. You'll have to port forward for each server. I found this post that explains how it works. Basically you do the port forwarding and when you want someone to join, give them the IP followed by the port number separated by a colon. An example would be: 111.222.333.10:25555 Your other server would be something like: 111....


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No. Your web host will likely be what's called "shared hosting". This means the hoster runs a large number on websites on the same host. You'd be able to upload the server .exe or .jar to your server but you couldn't run it. You'd need to run it on your PC or use a proper minecraft server host.


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A currently running process is listening on port 25565 and will not give it up to the new instance of your server. In your situation, it's likely the process that's "clogging" the port is (part of) a previous instance of your server that wasn't shut down properly. In Windows XP, run the command prompt with Win+R>cmd. Then run the command netstat -ano to ...


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The simple answer is Yes, having more people on a server will cause it to use up more resources, foremost RAM and secondly CPU. The longer answer is to explain that each person on the server loads a set of the chunks around them, that is what they are looking at. If all of the people are close together then you will get overlap on these as the players will ...


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Your website is located on a web hosting. This means that that machine runs only one program (well, a set of programs) you have access to - a web server, that serves pages for browsers. To set up a Minecraft world, you will need to run a completely different program - a Minecraft server. This requires you to have operating-system-level access to the server, ...


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Plug-ins that allow users to protect areas Many, many mods and plug-ins allow users to "own" small or large parts of the server, where they're the only players (besides mods) able to place or break blocks. These can even be set to prevent TNT and creeper explosions from doing their damage to blocks (health bars are still affected, typically). Backups ...


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You can use "mp_halftime 1" to make the server switch the teams when 1/2 of "mp_maxrounds" has been played.


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If everyone is on the same LAN, you do not need to port forward in order to play. You need to do two things: First, find your local IP. For Windows, start CMD as administrator, type in ipconfig and press enter. Next to IPv4 Address should be something that looks like 192.168.1.X where X is one ore more numbers. Remember this number, with the dots. Next, ...


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Start steam in Offline-Mode (should be done automatically if you don't have Internet anyway). Make sure all of your computers are connected via LAN. In console type: map map. Kick the bots with the console command: bot_kick all. Allow people to join via LAN on your server with the command: sv_lan 1 (not sure if it is on 1 or 0 by default). With the command ...


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In general, the "tick rate" refers to how many times per second essential game tasks are run - this is a "game tick". Examples of tasks which might run on the game tick include calculating the movement of players, recalculating lighting and processing AI behavior. Many different games have different tick rates by default - Minecraft, for example, tries to ...


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The server.cfg is executed prior to the gamemode_competitive.cfg, due to this any game mode settings defined the server.cfg are overwritten once the competitive config is executed. To edit game mode settings you will have to edit the gamemode_competitive.cfg or the respective gamemode's cfg file you are playing. gamemode cfg files available in path csgo\...


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Go to your server.properties and make sure "server.ip=" is empty. server-ip= Make sure the port you are trying to use for the server isn't being used elsewhere.


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By default, you need to port forward TCP 25565. No UDP required for this game. You can change this port by using server-port=<new-port> as outlined in this answer. As for what type of application, you need to ask 2Wire.


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Notice: I haven't tested this on Mac OSX server but it should run. First download and install SteamCMD and then start the programm. Choose the path where the dedicated server should be installed with the force_install_dir /full/path/to/csgo-ds/command. Install the dedicated server with this command: app_update 740 validate Then quit the SteamCMD with ...


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Thanks for trying man, but a process in java needs specific triggers for a thread to split - it has to be coded that way. You can get some practical examples here : https://beginnersbook.com/2013/03/multithreading-in-java/ While Minecraft has a decently robust developed multicore support on the client side, it lacks it on the serverside. Anything above 3 ...


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I think what you're asking is how to download the correct server release from Minecraft, because the download page always lists (just) the current version. Fortunately, the download link is consistent. The current link is: https://s3.amazonaws.com/Minecraft.Download/versions/1.7.10/minecraft_server.1.7.10.jar So, you just alter the versions a bit, and ...


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Routers, as a general rule, do not allow local loop-back of connections, or martian packets as they are sometimes known. This is for valid network security reasons and the number of routers that make this optional are in the minority, and even if yours is one of them enabling it just to play a game is something I would strongly recommend against. Connect to ...


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I'm not going to bother writing a new answer for this: I literally copy-pasted my answer from here (With the exception of the strike-through on reasons that does not apply for this version of MC; 1.8) Here are eight possible reasons why your skin isn't showing: Your skin has not refreshed yet. You never had a skin prior to the UUID update, ...


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