Windows 10: Homegroup For Minecraft Servers Or What? Solved

  1.    06 May 2018 #1

    Homegroup For Minecraft Servers Or What?


    I have just heard that Homegroup is deprecated on Win10 now.

    So how should we set up our LANs to allow for Minecraft servers?
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  2.    06 May 2018 #2

    It reverts back the long going workgroup
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  3.    06 May 2018 #3

    so I somehow delete this Homegroup and somehow start up a 'workgroup' and put all the computers in it?
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  4.    06 May 2018 #4

    The computers are in the workgroup already, as the networking was fixed. I am not sure about what a minecraft server needs as far as folders and stuff. Just make sure the folders they need have permissions like you did with other folders on your network. Hopefully someone who runs a minecraft server can help more if needed.
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       06 May 2018 #5

    It looks as if the existing minecraft server will use the new system without modification - It needs to be able to access the computers on the network in a two way link, which is the standard for Workgroup and Homegroup

    There is a complete step by step available, if you have any issues ...

    Tutorials/Setting up a server – Official Minecraft Wiki

    It's not something I have any direct experience with but a quick read suggests to me that you will not need to do Much if any reconfiguration of the existing server
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  6.    06 May 2018 #6

    Thanks for that.

    :)
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