Left 4 Dead 2 is a first person action game. The dedicated server component can be run as a Windows Service using FireDaemon Pro, which allows you to start the dedicated server automatically at boot prior to login, start multiple instances of the dedicated server and more. First download and extract SteamCMD. Next edit the properties of the shortcut and in the target box, at the end of it with a space before the following , put:. Now click the shortcut you created and let it run to download the Left 4 Dead 2 server files. It might take a few hours to update everything. You should also run the shortcut every week or so to grab the latest server updates.
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Nothing quite like arguing with a coworker whether an aerial kill with a frying pan is better than a survivor steered into a convenient pool of spit. However, our experience of the L4D2 lobby system has been variable, with some servers being slow, or configured weirdly. The usual answer for this is to run a dedicated server, as has been done since time untold Quake. This is a quick note to show the current method that we have found works. This should be a unique key a steam account name is a reasonable bet , and something that you can type into the game console.
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