How to Ban or Unban a player on your Minecraft Server

Follow these simple steps to Ban or Unban a player on your Minecraft Server using the console.

  1. First, login to the SMpicnic Control Panel and navigate to the server manager page.
  2. Click the Console tab.

SMpicnic server manager showing console location

  1. To ban a player enter the command ban USERNAME or to unban a player enter the command pardon USERNAME. Replace USERNAME with the actual player name. For example, if Notch comes onto your server and starts causing trouble, you can type ban Notch ;)

Ban and Pardon being used from the SMpicnic Console


Unbanning or Banning a player using SMpicnic.

  1. First, login to the SMpicnic Control Panel and navigate to the server manager page.
  2. Click on Manage next to the player's name.

SMpicnic server manager showing manage location

  1. Click on Ban to Ban a player or Unban to Unban a player.

View of the Ban and Unban options under the Player Manage menu

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