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How to make a BF2 Server on VMware

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I am wondering if this is possible. If someone could help me figure out what I need to do in order to set this up that would be great.



Thank you,
citizenuc
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First off you do not need to use VMware.... that would just make things a whole lot more complicated (VMware is for creating virtual machines which in this case is not what you need). Instead just use your computer as it is, to host the server. Download the latest server installer from EA and install it. Then there should be command etc in the program to start the server and you should be able to connect locally (IP 127.0.0.1)
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How many slots do you plan on having? Is your connection powerful enough to host a server, What's your up and down speed? Last but not least, I've used BF2 Server Launcher which comes with the game. It works fine.
    
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