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How to Customize the MOTD on Your Minecraft Server

Guide: How to Customize the MOTD on Your Minecraft Server

To customize the MOTD (Message of the Day) on your Minecraft server, you'll need to access the server files and make changes to the server properties. Here's a step-by-step guide:

Launch your preferred web browser and navigate to the GamePanel.

Once logged in, locate and select the Files tab.

Locate File: Within the file manager, navigate to the folder where the Minecraft server files are stored. You're looking for a file named This file contains various settings for your Minecraft server.

Edit File: Select the file and click on it to open it for editing.

Find motd Setting: Within the file, search for the setting motd. This setting controls the message displayed in the server list.

Customize the MOTD: You can change the MOTD to whatever you like by editing the value next to motd. Ensure that you keep it within quotation marks and follow any formatting rules.

Save Changes: After customizing the MOTD, save the file.

Restart Your Server: To apply the changes, you'll need to restart your Minecraft server.

Verify: Once your server has restarted, check the Minecraft server list to see if the MOTD has been updated according to your changes.

That's it! You've successfully customized the MOTD on your Minecraft server. Make sure your MOTD is welcoming and informative to attract players to your server.

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Updated on: 22/05/2024

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