How to ban someone on Minecraft server? (Username + IP)

How to ban someone on Minecraft server? (Username + IP)

In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to ban other players on your Minecraft server. This is the last resort when kicking out a disruptive player doesn’t work, so you need a permanent solution to the problem.

So let’s get started.

Step 1. Make sure you are an operator of the server. Click on the link if you don’t know how to OP yourself in Minecraft.

Step 2. Login to your GameTeam dashboard

Step 3. Go to your game console and type “/ban username” and press ENTER. Make sure you don’t forget to change “username” to actual handle you wish to ban from your server.

That’s it, “username” won’t be able to connect to your server anymore.

How long are Minecraft bans?

For Minecraft Vanilla and others, Minecraft bans are permanent, unless of course the operator lifts the ban manually. However, there are plugins EssentialsX that allow you to ban players temporarily.

How to see banned players on Minecraft?

There’s a command in your Minecraft console that lets you view a list of all banned players. To see who you or your OPs banned in the past follow these steps.

Step 1. Go to your Minecraft console inside your GameTeam control panel.

Step 2. Type “/banlist” in your console and press enter.

You’ll see a list of all the players that were banished from your server.

How to IP ban someone on Minecraft?

There might come a time when you’re dealing someone extra annoying, and banning their username is just not enough. After all, they can always come with other usernames and continue disrupting your game. If you’re in a similar situation, IP banning a player could be your only option. Similar to banning a username, to ban someone’s IP address follow these steps.

Step 1. Go to your console inside your GameTeam control panel.

Step 2. Type “/ban-ip 0.1.1.1.1 [reason for the ban]” and press ENTER. Make sure you write the correct IP address. Inside the brackets you may enter a reason for the ban, but this is optional.

If you don’t know how to find a player’s IP address in Minecraft, check out our tutorial on the topic.