Hub for Good Supporting each other to make an impact. Write for DigitalOcean You get paid, we donate to tech non-profits. Minecraft is a popular sandbox video game. Originally released in , it allows players to build, explore, craft, and survive in a block 3D generated world. As of late , it was the second best-selling video game of all time. In this tutorial, you will create your own Minecraft server so that you and your friends can play together.
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In this tutorial, we will show you how to make a Minecraft server on various platforms. Setting up a Minecraft server with Hostinger has never been easier. Once you have chosen your plan and made your purchase, login to your Hostinger account. Congratulations, your Minecraft server is now live. In this section, you will learn how to make a Minecraft server on a machine that runs on Ubuntu or CentOS. Before we start, ensure that you have a root SSH access to your machine. Before we begin, keep in mind that the minimum operating system requirements for the following tutorial are Ubuntu Connect to your server via SSH. When prompted, enter your username and password. Now, we are going to run the Minecraft server for real this time.
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To create this article, 38 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. This article has been viewed , times. Learn more Want to set up a Minecraft server up for you and your friends to play on? If you've looked at renting servers, you may have been turned off by the costs. With services such as vps. If vps.
We provide a free Minecraft server hosting with the full functionality of a paid server. Your Minecraft server will be free forever. However, at any time you can switch to a premium plan, which is a good choice for big communities. In this case, all the data on the server will be saved, such as your installed game servers, their IP addresses, maps, uploaded mods, plugins, etc.