Startup Parameters

Discussion in 'Announcements' started by Crosire, Jan 29, 2013.

  1. Crosire

    Crosire Moderator

    Oct 30, 2012
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    These are all available parameters you can start the applications with as of

    "DayZ Server Controlcenter.exe"
    • -skipupdate - Disables the auto update check
    • -forceupdate - Forces the download of the latest update files
    • -skipsplash - Skips the splash screen completly
    • -skipwhitelist - No second window on the right and therefore no connection will be made to BattlEye
    "DayZ Server Setup.exe"
    • -skipdownload - Skips downloading of the serverfiles, only use this if they are already downloaded "Serverfiles.tar.gz"
    • -skipextraction - Skips extraction of the downloaded archive, only use if they are already extracted to "%temp%\Serverfiles"
    • -skipcopy - Skips copying of the files to the ArmA directory, if this is used, all previous can be used too
    • -skipdatabase - Skips installation or updating of the databases
    • -skipsecurity - Skips changing of the MySQL password, if it is empty
    • -skipbackup - Skips the backup creation before files are copied, has no effect with -skipcopy or -fresh
    • -fresh - Will force a fresh installation
    • -nowindow - Disables the wizard entirely and allows you to let it run from commandline
    • -uXXXX - Sets the MySQL user that will be used to "XXXX", recommended with the -nowindow switch
    • -pXXXX - Sets the MySQL password that will be used to "XXXX", recommended with the -nowindow switch
    • -iX - Setup will work with X server instances instead of the default 6

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