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Learn how to manage your CS:GO Server Hosting with our Counter-Strike: Global Offensive guides.

How to Add Plugins to a CS:GO Server – Blog

How to Add Plugins to a CS:GO Server

OverviewWhen playing Counter Strike: Global Offensive , you may feel that the base-game is lacking or stale. Thankfully, you are able to install Sourcemod and Metamod plugins, allowing you to alter your CS:GO experience. From aesthetic changes such...
How to Ban Players in CSGO – Blog

How to Ban Players in CSGO

Overview Game servers are fun for all to play and build a community together. However, in some cases, players or unwanted players can cause trouble and need to be removed from the server. Apex Hosting CS:GO servers have a system in place to ban such...
How to Change the Map on a CS:GO Server – Blog

How to Change the Map on a CS:GO Server

Overview Playing CS:GO online can be both fun and entertaining, whether you are teaming up with your friends or playing with randoms, there is plenty of gameplay to experience. However if you are playing the same map for a prolonged amount of time,...
How to Change the Name of a CSGO Server – Blog

How to Change the Name of a CSGO Server

Overview When hosting a Counter Strike: Global Offensive server , you may become tired of the default server name. Luckily, CSGO dedicated servers allow you to customize the server name that appears in-game. Whether you want your server to stand...
How to Control Warmup in CSGO – Blog

How to Control Warmup in CSGO

Overview Starting a new match in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive typically has warmups before the game begins. This is used to make sure all players get connected to the match and allows players to practice before the game starts. It usually lasts...
How to Enable Cheats in CSGO – Blog

How to Enable Cheats in CSGO

Overview Playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is fun with all the original gamemodes, but sometimes it can become boring after a while. Thankfully, CS:GO allows you to enable cheats to access settings that aren't usually allowed. However, enabling...
How to install Sourcemod and Metamod for CS:GO – Blog

How to install Sourcemod and Metamod for CS:GO

Overview When playing Counter Strike: Global Offensive , you may feel the need to install plugins to your server, as these can create significant gameplay and aesthetic improvements. In order for these plugins to work, Sourcemod and Metamod are required...
How to Join a CS:GO Server – Blog

How to Join a CS:GO Server

Overview Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is a very popular game despite how long it has been around. Since it is a multiplayer shooter, servers are a large part of gameplay. While there are many official servers to choose from, there are also plenty...
How to Open Console on CSGO – Blog

How to Open Console on CSGO

Overview Running commands in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive requires the Developer Console, but you may not know where or how to use it. By default, CSGO disabled that feature, which can be frustrating or annoying. Once activated, you can enjoy commands...
The Best CSGO Commands – Blog

The Best CSGO Commands

Overview When playing a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive match or server, you may enjoy the gameplay more with commands to enhance the experience. Viewing additional information, customizing the player model or minimap, bot functions, and cheats are...