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1-Click Minecraft

HostJane offers basic Minecraft servers with no pre-installed modules.

Download Minecraft for Windows or MacOS devices then connect to your server through the game client to start playing.

Please note that by running a Minecraft server here, you’re telling us that you agree to Mojang AB’s End User Licensing Agreement (EULA).

In this section

  1. 1. Get server IP and root password
    1. A. Login to the Hosting Portal
    2. B. Click the Manage option
    3. C. Click Statistics in the side menu
    4. 2. Connect to your server in Minecraft
  2. 3. Login with SSH to your server
  3. 4. Connect to the game console

1. Get server IP and root password

After successful payment is approved, your server will be set up within 2 minutes.

A. Login to the Hosting Portal

Bookmark login: https://console.hostjane.com/client/login

In your Dashboard under Services, find your Minecraft server.

Package Label Term Date Created Date Renews Options
Minecraft host.domain.com 1 month @ $0.00 Jan 1 Feb 1 Manage

We offer 24×7×365 support

If you cannot see your Minecraft service, open a support case.

B. Click the Manage option

This is the button in the last column under Services.

Here is the next screen that will display:

Package Status
Minecraft Active
Label Renew Date
host.domain.com Feb 1
Creation Date Next Invoice
Jan 1 Feb 1
Billing Cycle Recurring Amount
1 Month $0.00

C. Click Statistics in the side menu

Below is a sample screenshot of the Server Information.

Minecraft Server Details
Your Minecraft server is accessible at:
123.456.789.1:25565
You can access the console of your Minecraft server by using the “screen” utility from the root login.

In this example, the server link is: https://123.456.789.1:25565

In this example case the IP is: 123.456.789.1

Your Server Link
https://[Your_Server’s_IP]/:25565

For security, HostJane does not send this to you by email.

You must login to your hosting account to review these credentials.

2. Connect to your server in Minecraft

In the Minecraft game client:

Click Multiplayer

Then click Direct Connect

Type out:

[Your_Server’s_IP]:25565

Replace Your Server’s IP with your Minecraft server’s IP as found in Statistics

Next, click Join Server to begin play.

Minecraft is resource intensive. As your player count increases you may need to scale to a bigger cloud server.

3. Login with SSH to your server

Login to your server with PuTTY on Windows or an OpenSSH client in linux and MacOS devices:

ssh -l root [Your_Server's_IP]

Replace Your_Server’s_IP with the server IP address given in Statistics.

4. Connect to the game console

screen -r

You can type commands here.

To exit:

ctrl + A then type d

To establish system status and other housekeeping actions, use systemctl

For example:

systemctl status minecraft.service

On an active, properly configured Minecraft server you should get this response:

To launch Minecraft use:

/home/minecraft/minecraft_server.sh

Restart the server as root user after making any edits to minecraft_server.sh.

systemctl restart minecraft.service

To stop your Minecraft server, enter:

systemctl stop minecraft.service