The advanced options don't allow you to change the game version and in my case, I need to change it to 1. Hi Tim - It sounds like you deployed your Minecraft server using our Marketplace App , which is configured to install Minecraft 1. If you need to run an older version of the software, you'll want to manually install Minecraft on your Linode. We have a guide available that will take you through the process on setting up a Minecraft server on a Linode. When you get to the 'Install Minecraft' section of the guide, just make sure you're downloading the version you want. The example wget command provided in the guide is for version 1. I hope this helps.
Step 1: Install Minecraft, Add Forge Mod Loader
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Minecraft is a fun game to play with friends, and modding the game can add many more possibilities. Server hosting websites or Minecraft Realms cost a monthly subscription to use. If you don't have the money to have a separate website host the server for you, setting up your own server for free will be your best option. Here's how to setup a modded Minecraft server in 1. In order to play on a Minecraft server, you need It'll download MinecraftInstaller. Once installed, you will want to launch vanilla 1. Select 1. Once it fully loads to the menu screen, exit the game. Next, you'll want to download and install Forge, go to this link and click on Windows Installer.
But Minecraft is so much more than just a game. Setting up a server takes some effort. You need a bit of technical know-how to properly configure a Minecraft server. You should have a basic understanding of computer and networking concepts, which are fundamental to managing any kind of server. And lastly, use a wired ethernet connection for your server instead of wireless. A wired connection is more reliable. If you need a little more oomph and you want to hook up a lot of players, you might try a dedicated server instead. Check the Java website to see what the most recent version is. Download the server software from the Minecraft website.