How do I change my server's gamemode?

In order to change your server's gamemode, please follow the below steps.

Table of Contents:

NOTE: If you're wanting to use Clockwork, you should follow the instructions on their website or submit a ticket asking us about our Clockwork installation service.

If you're wanting to use sandbox or TTT:


  1. Log into the control panel.
  2. Click the related service in the list.
  3. Click the "Kill" button in the top-right.
  4. Scroll down to the bottom where you see "Server Configuration".
  5. Select the gamemode you'd like to use from the "Gamemode" dropdown menu.
  6. Click the "Submit" button at the bottom.
  7. Click the "Start" button in the top-right.

If you're wanting to use DarkRP, Deathrun, or Murder.


  1. Log into the control panel.
  2. Click the related service in the list.
  3. Click the "Kill" button in the top-right.
  4. Click the "Modpack Installer" button.
  5. Click the "Install" button to the right of the gamemode you'd like to use.
  6. Wait for the button to change to "Installed".
  7. Click your server's name from the navigation at the top.
  8. Scroll down to the bottom where you see "Server Configuration".
  9. Select the gamemode you'd like to use from the "Gamemode" dropdown menu.
  10. Click the "Submit" button at the bottom.
  11. Click the "Start" button in the top-right.

If you want to use a different gamemode entirely.



  1. Log into the control panel.
  2. Click the related service in the list.
  3. Click the "Kill" button in the top-right.
  4. Click the "FTP Details" button.
  5. Follow the "How do I use FTP?" article if you're not familiar how to use FTP.
  6. Connect to FTP using the details from that page.
  7. Upload the gamemode to your server's /gamemodes folder.
  8. After the gamemode has been uploaded, tab back to the control panel webpage.
  9. Click your server's name from the navigation at the top.
  10. Scroll down to the bottom where you see "Server Configuration".
  11. Select the gamemode you'd like to use from the "Gamemode" dropdown menu. NOTE: If you don't see the gamemode in the list, you can type to manually insert the name of the gamemode.
  12. Click the "Submit" button at the bottom.
  13. Click the "Start" button in the top-right.
Resources for commonly downloaded gamemodes:
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