This section should help you to get a CS:GO Server up and running in no time.
First of all you need to install
steamcmd is used to install games from the commandline without any kind of visual user interface.
- Create a directory where you want your game server to be. This will be referred to as
- Install the server via
$GAME_DIRhas to be the absolute path of the directory.
steamcmd +login anonymous \ +force_install_dir $GAME_DIR \ +app_update 740 validate \ +quit
That's it. This is the basic installation setup for a CS:GO server. If you want to start a specific game mode or mod, please check the specialized guides on the left.