Desert Fox Clan
Desert Fox Clan

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Game Server Instructions

D Discord Server Bot

To start/stop server via the Discord bot, type the following in our Discord channel:
  • Start CS:GO:  /dfc server start cs:go
  • Stop CS:GO:  /dfc server stop cs:go
  • Show status:  /dfc server info cs:go

Other supported games:
  • Assetto Corsa:  /dfc server start ac
  • Left4Dead 2:  /dfc server start l4d2
  • Team Fortress 2:  /dfc server start tf2
  • Black Mesa DM:  /dfc server start bmdm

To change CS:GO game mode and make other tweaks, enter the rcon password in-game and type one of the following:
  • Switch to Casual:    rcon exec game_casual.cfg
  • Switch to Competitive:  rcon exec game_comp.cfg
  • Switch to Arms Race:  rcon exec game_gungame.cfg
  • Switch to Demolition:  rcon exec game_demo.cfg
  • Change map collection:  rcon exec map_hq.cfg
  • Change map:  rcon changelevel de_mirage
  • Low gravity:  rcon sv_gravity 200  (default is 800, resets on map change)

Steam Local Steam Servers

All these servers run locally on GameServer, and are updated automatically via SteamCmd scripts running on a schedule.

  • CS:GO Arms Race   +game_type 1 +game_mode 0 +mapgroup mg_armsrace +map ar_shoots
  • CS:GO Demolition   +game_type 1 +game_mode 1 +mapgroup mg_demolition +map de_lake
  • CS:GO Casual   +game_type 0 +game_mode 0 +mapgroup mg_bomb +map de_dust2
  • CS:GO Competitive   +game_type 0 +game_mode 1 +mapgroup mg_bomb +map de_dust2
  • CS:GO Deathmatch   +game_type 1 +game_mode 2 +mapgroup mg_allclassic +map de_dust
  • CS:GO Danger Zone   +game_type 6 +game_mode 0 +map dz_blacksite
  • CS:Source
  • HalfLife 2 Deathmatch
  • Day of Defeat
  • Left4Dead
  • Left4Dead 2
  • Team Fortress 2
  • Call of Duty 3

QuakeWorld Other Local Servers

The following servers are started either by shortcut or server config GUI...

  • QuakeWorld (game modes incl FFA, Team DM, CTF, Team Fortress, Head Hunters etc)
  • Battlefield 1942/1943
  • Medal of Honour: Allied Assault
  • Return to Castle Wolfenstein
  • Unreal Tournament 2004
  • Ensure your router is forwarding the correct ports - see Server Ports

PUBG Private PUBG Private Servers

To create a private PUBG server, follow these steps:

  • Start PUBG
  • Make sure you are not in a team or group - if so, leave it
  • From the Play menu, select Custom
  • Click the Create button at the bottom
  • Input a Session Name of "BobLAN" and click on the padlock to enter the usual password
  • If you are starting a second game, input a Session Name of "BobLAN2"
  • Under Options select Perspective = "FPP" and Map = Karakin or Paramo (the smallest two)
  • If you want to play a game with teams, select a suitable Team Players value
  • Click Create. Note that you can't change map after this stage
  • Players can start to join the server at this point
  • Click on Match Settings at the bottom...
    • From the top menu, select Rules
    • To speed up the game, reduce the Blue Zone Wait and Move times for the first 2 or 3 phases
    • To reduce the damage done by later blue zones, reduce the DPS (damage per second) values significantly
    • If you want to disable thhe Red Zone or alter its behaviour you can do that
    • Save your settings via the button at the bottom. Give it a descriptive name that includes map name and player count
    • Click Confirm to apply your changes
  • Once all players have joined, click Start
  • When the game is finished you will need to create a fresh server for another game. If you saved your settings earlier then simply reload them
  • Note that settings are not stored locally - they are somewhere in the cloud. You cannot rename a settings file

BF 1 Battlefield 1

Server rented via in-game menus:

  • Start Battlefield 1 via Origin
  • Select Multiplayer from the top menu
  • Select Custom Games
  • Select Create Custom Game
  • Enter the server details and click Rent Server
  • Pricing as of Spring 2020: 1 day - £2.59, 7 days - £10.99

BF V Battlefield V

Password-protected servers created in-game:

  • Start Battlefield V via Origin
  • Click Play
  • Select Multiplayer 16-64 Players
  • From the list on the right, select Create Community Game
  • Click Add Config and select the parameters. Make sure to set a Password, pick an appropriate Game Size and the lowest Minimum Players possible
  • Click Create and Join Game
  • Other players can join on you via Origin - at least 4 players will be required before the game will start

T Titanfall 2

Private match created in-game:

  • Start Titanfall 2 via Origin
  • Select Multiplayer mode
  • Under Play select Invite Network (should have Desert Fox Clan as your selected network)
  • Select Private Match Beta - this will send out the invites to the network members
  • Select all the game options you want
  • Click Start Match when ready

W Wreckfest

Private lobby created in-game:

  • Ensure your router is forwarding the correct ports - see Server Ports
  • Start Wreckfest via Steam
  • Select Multiplayer from the Main Menu
  • Select Create Server
  • Use Select Track and Options configure the server. Make sure you enter a Password
  • Press Enter to start the lobby
  • Select Start when everyone is ready
  • Players can join via the Multiplayer | Server Browser screen and selecting Friends on the top nav

G GRID Autosport

Private lobby created in-game:

  • Does GRID Autosport need ports forwarding? Not sure
  • Start GRID Autosport via Steam
  • Select Online from the Main Menu
  • Select Multiplayer
  • Select Custom Cup to start the customisaton process
  • Select Create Game, select your options, then select Done
  • Select Invite Friends and select from the Steam overlay that pops up
  • Select Change Settings to change the cars, track etc
  • Select Start when everyone is ready