Okay so lets take this one step at a time. Firstly, hosting a server is a lot easier than some may realise. Yes, you do currently require a second xbox to purely host the game and as you know the tether is removed, but there are problems with this. Connectivity problems for secondary players - Now this will likely effect everyone that plays and the problem lies in that it can be down to simple internet at any players end.
Get your ARK: Survival Evolved (Xbox One) server from the Microsoft Store
Want to rent your own server? See a full list of partners to enable full cross play for all platforms. While we are offering directions for initial set up, we offer no direct warranty or support related to host your own servers. Opening up your internet to outside connections is to be done completely at your own risk. Any attempt to modify the game or connect to our backend services to circumvent unlocks will be met with an immediate ban. Now for actual details! First off, you are going to need to download the Dedicated Server files via steam. Once the files are installed in the directory of your choosing, you will need to modify two. Navigate to the directory of installation and then. The two files we will be working in are Engine.
Rent a server from an official provider
Servers for it can only be ordered through the Nitrado App on the Microsoft Store. The variable prepaid system also ensures easy-to-use administration of all services without a minimum contract term. The services can always be changed during operation without any problems.
The Microsoft Support Community is currently experiencing some issues. Learn More. We're working hard to restore those posts. In the meantime, if you have an urgent issue, please post again. I sincerely apologize if this is a dumb question, but I am curious about it. Thank you very much for your assistance regarding this matter, I really appreciate it :. Is the Xbox using dedicated servers now or is it still on the old servers?