Basic installation

  1. Download EssentialMode from here
  2. Extract it into your resources folder and rename the folder to “essentialmode”
  3. Append “start essentialmode” to your server configuration, and all addons after that
  4. Also make sure to set the following in your server.cfg file (before “start essentialmode”)
add_ace resource.essentialmode command.sets allow
add_ace resource.essentialmode command.add_principal allow
add_ace resource.essentialmode command.add_ace allow
  1. Start the server and everything should work fine


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User Interface

If you want to utilize EssentialMode’s UI component you require to install this


If you would like to install additional resources for EssentialMode you require to start them after EssentialMode itself. An example can be found here:

start essentialmode
start es_admin2
start es_otherresource

Last modified July 28, 2020: fix: there wasn't a download link (affd5e1)