Are you uninterested in playing someone else’s RuneScape private server, and would you wish to understand the way to make a RuneScape private server for yourself? You’re at the proper place, during this RSPS tutorial we’ll point you towards the proper directions to assist you create a RuneScape private server.
Creating a succesful and busy RuneScape private server with many players will take an extended time because you’ll need to learn all the ins and outs, but creating a basic RSPS your friends can play on is sort of easy.
How to make a RuneScape private server
- Downloading and installing Java (JDK)
To play RuneScape you’ll got to install Java’s JRE package, you’ve already installed this. to make a RSPS however, you’ll also got to download Java’s JDK package (JDK = Java Development Kit).
To download JDK so you’ll start creating your RSPS, please visit the Oracle website at: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.htm.
- Downloading RuneScape private server files (server/client)
Okay, so you’re wondering the way to make a RuneScape private server. There’s a few (simple) belongings you should know.
A RuneScape private server has two sides, a client-side and a server-side. The client-side is that the applet that your players will load and use to play your RSPS. The server-side may be a program only you’ll have and see, it’s the large secret behind your RSPS. The client your players load will connect to your server-side program.
Making a RuneScape private server from scratch requires a lot of programming knowledge and time, which is why we (and most other servers) will use a pre-made client and server (‘RSPS source’). There’s many of those RSPS sources around, actually we’ve a forum with many RuneScape private server sources.
Each source has its unique features, which is why we cannot directly point you to a source. It’s completely up to your own preference. Register an account on our forum and inspect the download forum, you’ll find it here.
- Hosting your RuneScape private server
You now have your RuneScape server files, but before others are going to be ready to play, you’ll got to catch on online. That’s what we call hosting a RuneScape private server.
Hosting a RuneScape private server are often done through two methods:
hosting it on your own computer
hosting it on a rented ‘virtual server’
The first method is in fact easier and completely free, but the downside is that the incontrovertible fact that you’ll got to keep your computer online 24/7 so as for your players to be ready to connect. that’s why we recommend you to rent a virtual private server, they’re really cheap. Prices even start at $5 USD per month.
Please inspect our “Determining a RSPS host” tutorial for an inventory of virtual server hosts and more information. come to the present “How to form a RuneScape private server” tutorial once you’re done!
- Preparing and running your own RuneScape private server
You have the files and a number , what are you waiting for? Get your server up!
You can begin your own RuneScape server by opening the “Run.bat” file (exact file name might variate counting on the source/version you’re using) that comes with the RSPS source files you’ve got downloaded.
Congratulations! Your RuneScape private server is now online!
- Advertise your RuneScape private server
You now skills to form a RuneScape private server, but there are not any players yet. We’ve found out a “How to advertise a RSPS” guide to assist you begin off an honest RuneScape private server ad campaign . you’ll find it here: http://www.runelocus.com/tutorials/rsps-advertising/