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zambeena
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our own to host diffrent games

Post by zambeena » Fri Feb 07, 2014 11:07 am

Game Server for basic games? ok so me and my brother like to play games on servers on our pc's but we would love to have one of our own to host diffrent games. i was wondering if anyone knew of any arround £100 that could hold 10-20 people? i have seen some like the link at the bottom and was wondering if i bought somthing like that would i just plug it into the wall plug a monitor in and set off or what? if there is any tutorials on servers like these ones you could link that would be great!
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Re: our own to host diffrent games

Post by Xian Nox » Fri Feb 07, 2014 6:37 pm

Hold 10~20 people for what game? Servers for each game are different.
Want a cheapo server? Get an old PC, install Windows XP on it (since most game servers are windows), and run the server on it.
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Re: our own to host diffrent games

Post by riddle43 » Fri Feb 07, 2014 6:52 pm

wouldnt it be easy to set up a simple server on an Linux cpu its free and easy to set up
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Re: our own to host diffrent games

Post by Xian Nox » Fri Feb 07, 2014 7:03 pm

Yes, but are the servers you want to use windows or linux servers?

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