The Forest

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           NOTE!!!!!!!!!  (unless things have changed since testing (10/16/2018)   
           Under the current DEDICATED (Internet) server release:
                There are NO MULTIPLAYER CONSOLE / CHEAT commands available!
                There are a limited number of ADMIN commands available, these are one available under the chat/message option.


Server Setup[edit]

Steam server account[edit]

To help players to locate your server, Steam offers a way to identify servers.
You first need to create an ID for your server at this address Steam Community :: Steam Game Server Account Management
The appid for The Forest is 242760. It is recommended to not share your server login token.
Once you have created your Server ID, copy the <token> and put the <token> in the Server.cfg file.

  1. From the Game Control panel, STOP your server
  2. Click on the Configuration Files icon
    Forestcp.png
  3. Select either Text Editor or Configuration Editor option
    Forestconfig.png
    1. Text Editor option
      1. Locate the following line in the configuration file and add your Steam Server Id that you have obtained previously
        // Your Steam account name. blank means anonymous
        serverSteamAccount <insert SteamID here> (replace <insert SteamID here> with your <token>)
      2. Save your configuration
      3. Return to the main Game Control panel page and START your server
    2. Configuration Editor option:
      Forestce.png
      1. In the SteadmID: input box, add your <token> that you have obtained previously
        Change any other options you may want to adjust
      2. Save your configuration
      3. Return to the main Game Control panel page and START your server