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How do I set a password on my Minecraft server?

By default, all Minecraft servers are open to the world so that all players can easily connect. It is not possible to set a password on a Minecraft server, but you can set the server up so that only whitelisted player usernames can connect.

* Visit How to Enable Whitelist to learn more about whitelisting players on a server using

Updated on: 21/02/2022

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