Satisfactory is a first-person factory-building game with a dash of exploration and combat. Play alone or with friends, explore an alien planet, build multi-story factories and enter assembly line heaven!

Basic server configuration

Create backup

You can create backups for your GPORTAL server if you want to. You receive free storage space for saving your game play.

Note Please note that backups are not created automatically.

How to create a backup via the web interface:

  1. Log on to our website
  2. Click on “My Servers” in the menu on the left
  3. Select the desired server
  4. Click on “Backup” in the “Administration” menu on the left
  5. Click on “Create Backup
  6. The server stops for the backup
  7. After creating the backup, the server restarts automatically

Important No backups can be saved between 19:00 and 21:00 (CET).

How to connect to a satisfactory server

To join a server in satisfactory, you have to enable the console in the game-files on your computer

  1. Press the Windows-Button + R. Paste the following path and this will open the gamefolder: %LOCALAPPDATA%\FactoryGame\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor
  2. Open the input.ini file and add the following lines at the end of the file:

3. Start your game and press F6. This opens a small console window

4. Copy the IP:PORT from the top of the basicsettings of your server

5. write in the console: open IP:PORT

6. You now connect to your server. Have much fun!

How to upload my own savegame?

Uploading your own savegame is really easy! First you have to open the path where the savegame is stored.

  1. Press the Windows key + R and copy this path into the window. This will open the games folder: %LOCALAPPDATA%\FactoryGame\Saved\SaveGames\
  2. Here you will find your game saves, which you can rename as you wish.
  3. Stop your server.
  4. Now connect to your server via FTP and navigate to the following directory: FactoryGames/Saves/SaveGames/common
  5. Upload your savegames here.
  6. Open the basic settings of the server. Here you can select the uploaded savegame, save it and start the server.
  7. Have fun playing! 🙂

How to install mods on my Satisfactory server?

To play with mods, you first have to download the SML-Modlauncher and install it on your system. You can do this here 

  1. Open the Installation folder. The easiest way is via STEAM. Right Click on the game -> Manage -> Browse local files
  2. Here you find the downloaded Mods, which can easily be copied onto your server.
  3. Stop your server.
  4. Activate the SML mod manager in the basic settings.
  5. Start your server for ~2 minutes and then stop it again.
  6. Connect to your server via FTP.
  7. Open the mod folder, unzip the downloaded mods and copy them (except SML) into this folder.
  8. Start your server.
  9. Have fun playing! 🙂

Note We will install the Train-mod automatically. This is a patch for the trains ingame. Otherwise you can’t use them properly.