The ability to build and improve your gaming experience depends on the backend infrastructure of your server. Dedicated servers have advanced performance potential making them an efficient platform for gaming workloads. In this tutorial, you will learn why and how to set up a dedicated Minecraft server. With a dedicated Minecraft server, you are the sole user of the server resources. Therefore, you can expect more processing, memory, and storage capabilities to handle demanding workloads better. For more information about having such a setup, check out our dedicated game servers. Note: To learn more about how dedicated gaming servers work and how to choose a provider, refer to our article What Is a Dedicated Server for Gaming?
1. Required Setup
Synergy is a first person cooperative action game. The dedicated server component can be run as a Windows Service using FireDaemon Pro, which allows you to start the dedicated server automatically at boot prior to login, start multiple instances of the dedicated server and more. First download and extract SteamCMD. Next edit the properties of the shortcut and in the target box, at the end of it with a space before the following , put:. Now click the shortcut you created and let it run to download the Synergy server files. It might take a few hours to update everything. You should also run the shortcut every week or so to grab the latest server updates. Make sure to stop your server first. Synergy uses one configuration file to store its settings. Go ahead and modify this configuration file to suit your preferences.
Servers are a large part of Mindustry in that they offer the ability to play the game with other people. There are two main types of servers; dedicated servers and local LAN servers. Dedicated servers are standalone, headless versions of the game that are focused only on providing a means for people to play Multiplayer. They are usually run on a computer as a separate program rather than in-game, and are operated from the terminal. They are also more versatile and powerful in that they have many commands to provide the administrator with more control over it, and they can easily be modded to fit the administrator's needs. You can connect to one using the "Join Game" button under the "Play" menu.
NOTE: As of version 4. If needed you may change the folder name to your liking. To run the server when your computer starts and you log in, create a shortcut to the.