How to install Spigot on your Minecraft Server

Follow these simple steps to install Spigot on your Minecraft Server

  1. First, login to the SMpicnic Control Panel and navigate to your Server Manager page.
  2. Stop your server.

SMpicnic Server Manager showing Stop button location

  1. If you are switching game versions, we recommend creating a new world to prevent any conflicts.
  2. Click on the Installer tab.

Click on the Installer tab on SMpicnic

  1. Click the blue Install button to install the latest version of Spigot. Alternatively, you can install an earlier version by clicking the Versions button.

Install Spigot on your server

  1. Finished! SMpicnic will now automatically install Spigot onto your Minecraft Server. See our tutorial on installing plugins!

Upload your own version of Spigot

  1. First, login to the SMpicnic Control Panel and navigate to your Server Manager page.
  2. Stop your server.
  3. Download Spigot.
  4. Open FileZilla and login through FTP access.
  5. Copy the downloaded .jar file to your main server directory.

Drag and drop Spigot to FileZilla

  1. Click on the Installer tab.

Click the Installer tab on SMpicnic

  1. Scroll down and click the CUSTOM JAR category.

Clicking custom JAR category via the SMpicnic installer

  1. If the upload was successful, then your custom JAR file should now be visibile.

Run your custom Spigot file

  1. You can then click the Run File button next to your custom uploaded Spigot file.
  2. Finished! Your uploaded Spigot version will now be run.

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