How to set a Project Zomboid server password

Project Zomboid Server Password

By default, your Project Zomboid server is open to the public. You can change this by setting a password. This guide will show you how to do that in a few simple steps.

Setting a password

  1. Start your server
  2. Pause your server
  3. Open your servers files
  4. Edit the Zomboid/Server/servertest.ini file
  5. Put your desired password after Password=
  6. Save the file
  7. Restart your server

Example config file

Here is an example of how the Password= line in your valheim_config file could look like:

Password=YourSuperSecurePassword