How to install Forge on your server

Manually installing Forge is very easy, and can be done by following steps below.

1. Go to and find the version you want/need.

2. Once you located the version you want, hover over where it says Installer and then click Installer (2) to download it.

3. The file you downloaded should be something like forge-1.8- but of course named to match the version you got. You can place this file anywhere, and when you are ready to install double click it and you should see the following window.

4. Select the 'Install server' option

5. Now click '...' and chose an install directory for the files. (We highly recommend using an empty folder.) Click 'OK' to install.

6. You will now see the install progress.

7. Then you will get a similar message as below when it has been fully installed.

8. Go into the destination folder you have selected previously and you should see files similar to these

9. Now rename the one that says forge to custom.jar like so

10. Now simply upload the above files and folders to your server's main directory.

11. After the files have been uploaded, you will need to tell your server to load the custom.jar file by selecting it via our JAR Selection Menu

12. After it has been selected, click the Save button at the bottom, and start your server and Forge will now be loaded on it.

If any information you see here is outdated, please let us know by creating a support ticket. Thank you.

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