In this guide you will learn how to host a Dedicated Terraria server using remote. Hosting a server in this way is free, secure, and does not require you to forward any ports. Once you complete this set-up process once you don't have to do it again, and anyone else using remote. Before starting the process of setting up your Terraria Server to run on remote. The first thing you need to do is launch the Dedicated Terraria Server. Once it's launched, follow the steps and configure the server to your liking. If you need help setting up a Terraria Server, please refer to this article on the Terraria Wiki. Once the Server is running, it should look like this.
Setting up the server
This page is intended to guide you through configuring and running your own Terraria multiplayer Server for LAN or Internet play. From 1. For more info, see the Guide:Setting up Steam Multiplayer. Before you begin setting up the server, consider these network changes that may be necessary if your server is in your home network. See multiplayer for an explanation of the differences. This is the simplest way of playing multiplayer, and works well for in-home LAN or short online co-op games. Select a world to play in or create a new one then enter a password or leave blank if you would prefer no password. To launch your server for the first time, we won't worry about a configuration file, as the Terraria server file has a nice multiple-step wizard to get it running quickly. You can also download the dedicated server files directly from terraria.
Connecting to the server
In a land of adventure and mystery, the choice is yours - will you be an explorer? A fighter? Whatever you choose, if you want to reliably experience the wonders of Terraria with friends and foes, it's time to get out of the deep caverns and create a world on your terms!
Before diving in, here are a few notes. Terraria has a server setup wizard, which makes the process dead simple. This varies wildly from router to router, but we have a few helpful resources at the end of this section. Once there , open TerrariaServer. To select a world for the server, type in the corresponding number in the Chosen World field. Afterward, you can make the following configurations:. After this, the world will be set and playable for all those who connect to the server. If you wish to change the settings for the world, you can do so from within the server console window. This allows you to implement changes in your Terraria world in real time. You can make the following configurations to your server:.