How do I set a password on my Minecraft Server?

By default, all Minecraft servers are open to the world so that all players can easily connect. It is not possible to set a password on a Minecraft server, but you can set the server up so that only whitelisted player usernames can connect.

In this article, we'll walk you through how to setup a whitelist on a Minecraft Server hosted by Empower Servers

Step 1: Order A Server From Empower Servers

Once you have placed an order with us, you will immediately receive the login details for the server.

Step 2: Login to Multicraft

Login to our control panel with the email and password provided in the welcome email.

Step 3: Click on the Files menu

Navigate to the Files menu on the left-hand side.

Step 4: Click on Config Files

Step 5: Click on Whitelisted Players

Step 6: Enter whitelisted player usernames

On each line, enter the player username in brackets []. 

Step 7: Click Save

Step 8: Click on the Files > Config Files Menu

Step 9: Click Server Settings

Step 10 Set Whitelisting to Enabled and click Save

Step 11: Restart the Server

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