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How to Grant Administrator or Moderator Rights in Rust?

Last modified on 13 March 2024 in RUST
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Spartak Itskovich

Spartak Itskovich

Game Specialist

Server Management

Every server owner needs a proper system to manage their server, especially if it's a large gaming project: timely banning cheaters, restarting the server, or adding updates. In this article, we will tell you how to grant yourself or another player admin rights to manage the server.


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How to add an administrator/moderator?

1) Go to the game panel and make sure the server is active.

GODLIKE game panel console

2) Go to the game console and enter the command "moderatorid <Player's SteamID> <any text>" to add a moderator. If you want to grant owner rights, type "ownerid <Player's SteamID> <any text>" and press Enter.


To find out a player's ID, copy the link to their profile on Steam and enter it on this website

game panel tabs

using command in game console

3) Then type the command writecfg and press Enter.

using command in game console

Now you know how to grant the necessary rights to manage the server. We wish you success and enjoyable gaming experience. Play together with GODLIKE.

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