Home Discussions Workshop Market Broadcasts. Change language. Install Steam. How are people auto updating the dedicated servers? I have tried the other route of querying the store and it too gives a lot of info but the version number! So i have a question, tons of dedicated servers out there, how and heck do they get them to auto update every patch! I am pulling my hair out. Thank you. Showing 1 - 12 of 12 comments.
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Author: Doktor haus. Click the blue "from the Valve webserver" link on that page to download it. Run the application and go through the installation process. I recommend keeping the default installation directory, and when you reach the region page, choose your region. The second quoted text is going to be the directory for your new Source Dedicated Server installation.
You can download it from this page. You will want to log in. You can log into an anonymous account by typing:. Don't worry - it supports command lines too. After downloading and installing the server files you can now run the dedicated sever. You can either just run srcds. This is mandatory. Your server's ranking will be penalized if you do not do this. Please make sure your server conforms to Server Operator Rules. Next you should set your server's location.
Homepage Sitemap. Installation Guide Change Log Troubleshooting. If you don't have a capable setup or the instructions seem daunting to you, you are encouraged to use a game hosting company such as NFO Servers. Having issues? Please check our troubleshooting articles. For this guide, we will install things to certain directories as examples. However, provided that you modify any references to a path, everything we download can be put wherever you like. However, this is not required. You can optionally install one shared copy of Source DS to save space. This guide will assume you want to go with the layout specified by the file paths above, in which each GE:S server has its own copy of the Source DS.