PixARK Server Admin Commands
PixARK offers various admin commands you can use in-game to administer your server. To use any of these commands, you will need to first login as admin.
Login as admin
See the related article for instructions rega...
How to quickly join/find your server in-game
Not all games have an easy-to-use server browser or a join by IP feature ingame. This can make it difficult to immediately find your server ingame. Thankfully Steam provides a feature with it's desktop client to allow you to monitor and join your ...
PixARK Item IDs
Below you'll find a list of all currently available items in PixARK. These item IDs can be used with the giveitemnum chat command as follows:
cheat giveitemnum <item id #> <quantity> ...
PixARK Server Settings
PixARK offers almost endless configuration of game mechanics, server settings, and more!
There are multiple ways to configure PixARK, including startup arguments, world config files, game config files, and beyond. Startup arguments are alwa...
Guide to hosting & creating your own PixARK server (Windows and Linux)
Note: This guide is for creating your own, locally hosted server. If you simply want to run your own server, we offer high quality, one click PixARK server hosting within
Changing the maximum dinosaur level
In PixARK, the max dinosaur level is tied to your Difficulty Offset. This defaults to 0 and dinosaurs max out at around 60-70.
In the /ShooterGame/Saved/Config/WindowsServer/GameUserSettings.ini file, tweak the following:
Troubleshooting Common PixARK issues
Unable to find server in server list
The PixARK server browser can be a little unreliable, so we recommend searching for your server outside of the game, via the Steam server browser directly. For more ...
PixARK Creatures (Class name and tag)
Listed below are the available creatures within PixARK including their classname and tag. These can be used with the summon admin cheat command. See the related article for further information.