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Server & Administration Guides & Tutorials Compilation List

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Server & Administration Guides & Tutorials Compilation List

Last Update: May 14th

     This is a compilation of Arma3 server and administration guides and tutorials for the community, the list is set in alphabetical order

and there is no numerical order to the list, the numbers to the left of each number is only there as a

an associative reference.

     This list i dont consider complete in terms of "all" the guides and tutorials out there, this is just what i have collected in my own search

i hope this helps save the community alot of time in setting up a server and anything else related, if there are any other

guides and tutorials that are not on my list here please let me know and i will add them to the list. Cheers!


Dedicated Server Guides & Tutorials

  1. [GUIDE] Server Owner w/ infiSTAR, Eden & DMS - Exilemod Server tweaks
  2. [Tutorial] Server bandwidth & Optimization
  3. ARMA 3 - LinuxGSM
  4. Arma 3 - LinuxGSM_ How to setup Headless Client
  5. Arma 3 Dedicated Server
  6. Dedicated Client / Headless Client feedback (dev branch)
  7. Dedicated server - status
  8. How to Configure your ARMA 3 Server - All Options Explained
  9. Steam Community :: Guide :: Arma 3 Dedicated Server Guide 2020 [Windows]
  10. Tutorial: Installation & Configuration of ArmA3 Dedicated Server
  11. How to Set Up an ARMA 3 Server in 10 Steps

Headless Client Guides & Tutorials

  1. Arma 3 Headless Client 1
  2. Arma 3 Headless Client 2
  3. How to setup a Headless client
  4. ArmA 3 server commands - Citadel Servers Wiki
  5. Arma 3 STABLE server 1.98 "performance binary" feedback
  6. Arma3 Headless Client Guide (Armaholic)

Misc Server information

  1. DSCheckSignatures
  2. DSCreateKey
  3. Globally banned by BattlEye? See this
  4. How to enable Steam Workshop support in Server Browser
  5. Linux Dedicated Server feedback
  6. New BattlEye Feature: Mission-specific Script/Event Filters
  7. Port Forwarding for Arma 3 Regular Expression (Regex) Support for BE Filters
  8. Steam Community :: Guide :: Admin Debug Console Guide for Public Zeus
  9. v2 Signatures (BIsign and BIkey), what is it, and why do you need it?

Server Tools


Addons Synchronization, & Launcher

  1. ARMA Control Client and Server - Launcher for addons and server-specifics.
  2. ArmA3Sync - both a launcher and adddons synchronization software for ArmA 3. It is intend to be used by players, server administrators and ArmA 3 teams.
  3. SquadSync Client and Server - Launcher and Addons Synchronization software for Arma.

Administration & Server creation



  1. A3_HidePlayableContent - Hides all A3 SP and MP missions and campaigns from BI. This is useful if you want to unclutter the mission selection.
  2. AdminToolkit for Arma 3 - This tool is used to administrate Arma3 multiplayer servers (Kick players, build objects, ammo, weapons, items)
  3. AZM Admin Gui - Allows you to execute various commands ingame during mp as an admin.
  4. Ahoy Server Tools - Collection of batch scripts that will help you manage your dedicated Arma3 server on a windows machine.
  5. Arma Server Web Admin - A simple to use web admin panel for Arma servers.
  6. Fox's Arma Server Tool Extended Rewrite (FASTER) - an extensive rewrite of FAST2 and FAST.
  7. Esus Server A3 Administration Tool - This is a simple application written in C # to launch servers Arma 3 with support for HC.
  8. FSF Server Arma 3 - This software allows you to administer and manage one or more dedicated servers in Windows environment.
  9. Flax's Arma Server Tool (F.A.S.T.) - a tool to automate at least some of process of installing an Arma 3 server and managing workshop mods.
  10. FAST2 - Arma Server and Steam Workshop Tool - an extensive rewrite of FAST, which was a project started to help automate and speed up the deployment of Arma 3 servers on Windows.
  11. Password Keychain - Plug-n-play mod that remembers passwords for servers you've joined. Password management UI included.
  12. NodeBB Mission/Event Attendance & Slotting Plugins
  13. VTS 4.0 - Live Multiplayer Mission Creating Tool for A3 - VTS allow the Game master(s) to create multiplayers cooperatives missions in real time (players connected). with a lot of short cuts to make it quickly.

Server Creation

  1. Arma 3 Server Config Generator - Generate your own server configs easily.
  2. ArmA 3 Server Tools - allows you to simply create an ArmA 3 MP Server without any experience.
  3. Serverify-A3 - an Arma 3 dedicated server configuration tool.
  4. Tophe's Arma Dedicated Server Tool (TADST)Tool to customize dedicated serversTool to customize dedicated servers.


  1. ArmA-Banlist (AGBL) / BanFactory - is a program to share your bans with other ArmA 3 Servers.
  2. ArmA-Banlist (AGBL) / Banfactory Lite - A lite version of the ArmA-Banlist is a community minded banlist which collects bans from registered and validated servers.
  3. A3BANS - A community driven ban program.
  4. Web based Rcon player banning system - a few scripts for ArmA 3 and other web based supporting applications.


  1. ArmA3 BEFilter Manager - Software tool to help you manage your Battleye filters with ease.
  2. Arma 3 Battle Eye Tool - RCON management software
  3. BattleWarden:RCon Free - a highly flexible toolset for the anti-cheat engine BattlEye which is being used in the popular tactical military simulation known as ArmA 2.
  4. Battleye Control Panel (RCon Tool) a new User-Friendly and powerful application developed to help admins manage their servers.
  5. Battleye Extended Controls (B.E.C) - a admin tool for ArmA3 dedicated servers for Windows that has enabled Battleye.
  6. BEM - BattlEye Filter Manager - a useful tool that you just drop into your battleye folder on your server. The server will read your filter files and make editing, adding and deleting keys and filters much more easier to do.
  7. MBCon - Server RCON tool (BEC replacement)MBCon is a C# (.NET) BattlEye RCON client for ARMA 2/3 servers.
  8. Online Steam ID to BattlEye GUID Converter - simple online utility to convert Steam ID to BattlEye GUID.


  1. ArmaScheduler Arma Scheduler is an easy to use RCON scheduler.
  2. Arma RCon (ARC) - Arma RCon or ARC is geared toward providing an easier way of administrating your servers.
  3. EPM RCon Tool - A tool to manage your Arma 3 server.
  4. [LINUX] Rcon Toolkit py3rcon with TEXTGUI - Rcon Tool used to manage your arma2/3 server.
  5. MsRcon - Multi Server Rcon - A tool for managing one or multiple servers through Rcon
  6. SQF RCON Extension - A remote SQF console addon and extension for Arma 2 and 3.
  7. XManager - Administrate local & remote servers with ease!

Server Database

  1. ExtDB-Plus - an extension for arma3server, compiles on windows + linux.
  2. INIDBI2 - A simple server-side database extension using INI files.
  3. Stats Server and Client API with support for SQL, and NoSQL databases a stats/persistence system for Linux or Windows Arma 3 dedicated server.

Server Logs

  1. ExtLOG (Multi Logfile + Console) extension - a simple async logger with support for multiple logfiles files and output to GUI Console.
  2. Simple BeLog reader - a program that transforms that plain boring text into a nice structured table.

Server monitors

  1. Arma Server Monitor - Linux - A server monitor utility for Arma 3 linux servers.
  2. Arma Server Monitor - Windows - A little tool for monitoring (up to 4) arma3 server instances in a window.
  3. Server Management/Restart Tool ARS - This is a small server management tool (ARS) which can be used to maintain your server easily.

Server Scripts

  1. ASCT – Server managing tool for admins - Server Control Tool can be used to execute SQF scripts on server directly, by using standalone server side application.
  2. Node.js Extension for Arma 3 (sock.sqf, sock.dll, sock-rpc)

    Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network

    applications. Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and

    efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

  3. SLASS - Seelenlos Arma 3 Server Script - This script will greatly ease the installation and management of three Arma3 servers including mods from the Steam workshop.


I dedicate this thread to those who have created the guides, tutorials and tools on this thread

and thank you for your work, i hope my list here will enable the community to appreciate the work

that these members have contributed to our great game here!


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