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Minecraft is a popular sandbox video game. It needs to be hosted on a server if you wish to play in multiplayer. You can rent a pre-built Minecraft server oryou can set it up yourself on a VPSor on a dedicated server.

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  • Is a VPS the best way to host private Minecraft games?

  • If you are looking for a cost-effective way of hosting private Minecraft games with a group of other players, then a VPS will be the right solution for you. Users can harness many of the advantages associated with dedicated servers, at just a fraction of the price.

  • How do I connect my VPS to a multiplayer server?

  • On the multiplayer screen, you need to click on the add server button to link the game to your VPS. On the next screen, you will be asked to specify the server name and enter the server address. Now, you need to enter the IP address of your VPS server and hit the Done button.

  • Can I run Minecraft on a HostGator server?

  • Many users are able to run Minecraft servers successfully on either a HostGator VPS or Dedicated server. HostGator does not support the use of Minecraft on our servers, and cannot guarantee performance for reasons outlined in this article. See below for more information on the following topics:

  • Can you play Minecraft on a server?

  • Minecraft is a popular sandbox video game. It needs to be hosted on a server if you wish to play in multiplayer. You can rent a pre-built Minecraft server or you can set it up yourself on a VPS or on a dedicated server.