Dedicated Server with Steam Broadcast

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Mani-aX
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Dedicated Server with Steam Broadcast

Postby Mani-aX » 07 Nov 2015, 22:59

Is it possible to host a dedicated server and see the server listed in the server's list - in the game?

Also, the dedicated command file, what is the syntax to name the server?

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Re: Dedicated Server with Steam Broadcast

Postby 1/2Hawk » 08 Nov 2015, 01:43

To see a dedicated server in the server browser, you have to be logged into Steam before launching it - and you need ports 27015-27016 (UDP) forwarded on the router to broadcast that it's running.

The syntax is ?serverdescription=HawksServer for example. Note there seems to be a limit to the number of characters allowed, so keep it short.
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Re: Dedicated Server with Steam Broadcast

Postby ZcRaider » 08 Nov 2015, 03:13

Hawk, you nailed it! :)

I've had some success with this same issue. I hope the below thread helps you ;)

viewtopic.php?f=29&t=613
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Re: Dedicated Server with Steam Broadcast

Postby MadMax1998 » 08 Nov 2015, 16:41

You may or may not be able to see your own server depending on how your router handles it.
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