How to install a custom jar on your Minecraft server

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This article will guide you through the process for adding a Jar that isn’t offered by default for Minecraft server hosting best using our game panel.

Log in to the game panel and select the server you want to add the custom Jar too, then click on the file management button on the left-hand side of your screen.

Elixirnode game panel console

Once on this screen, click the upload button in the top right.

Elixirnode game panel file list

Select the Jar file you wish to use and click on it, then click the open button on your computer window, this will let the Jar begin uploading to your server.

Elixirnode game panel upload file

Navigate to Configuration then Startup Parameters.

Elixirnode game panel startup parameters location

Paste the name of your Jar file, including the .jar into the box labeled server jar file. Once done, click on update startup parameters.

Elixirnode game panel set jar

Restart your server and enjoy your new jar file!

Elixirnode game panel console, restart server

If you’re looking for some inspiration for your next server jar we’ve created a list of the best (in our opinion) jars for your server, which you can find here! There’s also a massive variety of different jars to suit your every need on We even have a tutorial on how to use the site which can be found here.

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