Counter-Strike: Source gives server owners a large variety of customisation to their server, with server owners being able to install mods, host custom events and game modes, and do basic moderation.
Shockbyte CS:S servers have a custom configuration file that makes basic levels of customisation extremely easy to do.
Locating Server Settings
Your CS: Source server settings can be found in the Config Files section of your server's control panel.
- Access your control panel.
- Navigate to Files > Config Files.
- Click Counter Strike: Source Server Settings.
This file contains all basic configuration options for a Counter-Strike: Source server, please refer to the table below to learn about each setting and the options it provides.
|Steam Updates||If enabled, will update your server to the latest version on startup.|
|Server Name||Sets a name to your server, which is displayed on the community server list.|
|Server Password||Sets a password to your server, that players are required to enter when joining.|
|Map||Sets the active map used by the server on startup.|
|Steam GSLT Token||Sets a GSLT Token to the server. Required for the server to be fully functional as it confirms the legitimacy of the server.|
|Steam Beta||Sets a specific Steam Beta for the server to use.|
|Insecure||Sets the VAC protection on your server. If enabled, VAC-banned players can connect.|
|Cheats||If enabled, allows cheats to be used by players.|
|Pure||Pure means that players connecting to the server must match the server files.|
|RCON Password||Sets a password for your server console to connect to RCON.|
|Install SourceMod||If enabled, automatically installs SourceMod onto your server.|
|Uninstall SourceMod||If enabled, automatically uninstalls SourceMod onto your server.|
|Maximum Players||Sets the maximum number of players able to connect to your server, this cannot exceed your plan's maximum.|
|Tickrate||Sets the tick rate of the server.|
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