Server Setup

Getting Started

This guide will show you how to get started with your Minecraft server using the DedicatedMC.io Panel and grow your player base. How to Join Your Server​Step 1: First, you’ll need to go to the DedicatedMC.io Panel and navigate to your server list to view which

How to enable Command Blocks

This guide will show you how to enable command blocks on your server using the DedicatedMC.io Panel. GuideStep 1: First, you’ll need to go to the DedicatedMC.io Panel and select the server you want to enable command blocks on. Step 2: In the selected server, either go

How to install a custom .jar file

This guide will show you how to upload and use a custom .jar file on the DedicatedMC.io Panel. GuideStep 1: Download your jar file. If you want to use plugins we recommend using Paper, which can be downloaded from https://papermc.io/. A Spigot jar can be obtained through

How to upload and manage your files with SFTP

This guide will show you how to setup SFTP to upload and manage files to your DedicatedMC.io Server. In order to use SFTP you need an FTP Client. We recommend using WinSCP which can be downloaded here. Any other FTP Client will work just fine!Step 1: Download your

How to upload a Custom World

This guide will show you how to upload a custom world to your DedicatedMC.io Server. In this guide we upload files using SFTP. We have a guide on how to setup your SFTP client here.Step 1: Download the world you want to use and save it somewhere accessible.

How to set a Custom Server Icon

This guide will show you how to upload your own server icon to the DedicatedMC.io Panel. Step 1: First, you'll need an image with dimensions 64x64. This is the image size that will be displayed in your Minecraft Server List. Make sure your image is not bigger or smaller

How to add subusers on the Panel (multiple accounts)

This guide will show you how to create subusers on the DedicatedMC.io Panel for your other server administrators to use. NOTE: Always use subusers. Under no circumstance should you ever give the password of your account to someone else. With subusers, you can easily disable all access to the

How to create and view MySQL Databases

Databases are used for many things! Lots of plugins and software can use MySQL databases to store data. These can also be useful for bungeecord networks. How to create and view database info.​ Step 1: Navigate to the 'Databases' tab on the panel. Step 2: Click 'Create Database' and enter

How to setup a whitelist

This guide will show you on how to setup a whitelist on your Minecraft Server to only let players join that you have selected. GuideStep 1: Login to the DedicatedMC.io Panel and select the server you want to setup a whitelist for. Step 2: Go to your server console

How to set a custom MOTD

This guide will show you how to set your own Message of the Day on the DedicatedMC.io Panel. GuideStep 1: First, you’ll need to go to the DedicatedMC.io Panel and select the server of which you want to change the MOTD of. Step 2: In the selected

How to setup and use Gamerules

This is a list of gamerules for the Java Edition of Minecraft. commandBlocksEnabled, pvp, showCoordinates, tntExplodes, and showTags are not available in Java. Command blocks and pvp can be configured in the server.properties file.announceAdvancements Description: Whether advancements should be announced in chat. Introduced in Version: 1.12 Default

How to put a specific seed on a Minecraft Server

This tutorial is going to show you how to put a seed of your choice on your Minecraft server. Step 1: To use a specific seed, you will need to delete your old world(s) via the 'File Management' section of the panel. Step 2: Afterwards, Select all of your

How to use 7-Zip to create .zip archives

This guide will show you how to create .zip archives using 7-Zip. This can be useful for uploading files and folders to your server, because .zip files are compressed and therefore smaller and not every software can work with folders. 7-Zip is a free and open source tool for working

How to change your server's Java Version

This guide will show you how to change your Java version on the Raw Power Panel Step 1: Navigate to the 'Startup Settings' tab on the panel. Step 2: In the ‘Java Version’ Widget you can use the dropdown to select your java version. The main Java versions are Java

How to setup a BungeeCord network

How do proxy servers work? How do I connect my servers together? In this guide, we'll be showing you how to create your very own BungeeCord network, and what are the best practices we suggest. First off, a BungeeCord server is a type of proxy server that was built with

How to upgrade from 1.16.x to 1.17 Vanilla

In this guide, we will show you how to upgrade from a 1.16.x Server to the Caves and Cliff Part 1 Update! In this example, we are going to be using a 1.16.5 server on Paper and upgrading it to the new 1.17 Vanilla update.

How to create Schedules

Did you ever want to automate your server tasks?  You're in the right place. This guide will show you how to create Scheduled Tasks for your server using the Raw Power Panel. Step 1. On your panel, navigate to the "Schedules" section. Step 2. After clicking "Schedules", you will see

How to disable the Nether and the End dimensions

Disabling the NetherDisabling the Nether dimension is the same for all Minecraft Java Edition servers!First Step: Stop your server and navigate to the File Manager. Second Step: Open the file named server.properties, find the line where it says allow-nether=true and change it to allow-nether=false. Third Step:

How to migrate from 1.17.x Vanilla to 1.17.x Paper

In this guide, we will show you how to migrate from 1.17.x Vanilla to 1.17.x Paper! We are going to be using a 1.17.1 vanilla server and migrate it to 1.17.1 Paper. First Step: Stop your server and create a backup via

How to install Forge 1.17

WARNING: If you are coming from a 1.16.x Forge server make sure all your mods fully support Forge 1.17 otherwise you will be met with a lot of issues. DedicatedMC is not responsible for corrupted worlds, files or other things due to incompatibilities caused by outdated mods.

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