Command Line Parameters
From Garry's Mod
Revision as of 19:31, 13 June 2016 by Robotboy655
List of important Command Launch Parameters
This is a list of some important Command Line Parameters for Garry's Mod.
|-noworkshop||Disables workshop addon system in the game. Works on Dedicated servers as well as your client. Does not affect folder/legacy addons or directly loaded .gma files.|
|-multirun||Allows you to launch multiple instances of the game. You will not be able to connect to the same multiplayer server from both instances, unless the server has sv_lan set to 1.|
|-dxlevel||Forces the game to start using specified DirectX API version. Officially supported values are: 90, 91, 95 (recommended) After starting the game with this launch parameter, the selected value will be saved for future start ups and video settings will be temporarily reset (but not saved), so it is highly recommended to remove this launch parameter after first launch with it.|
|-window||Forces the game to start in windowed mode regardless of the setting in the options|
|-noborder||In combination with -window, hides the default OS window border, including drag bar and close buttons.|
Setting up Command Line Parameters in Steam
To set Command Line Parameters (Launch Options) in Steam for Garry's Mod:
- Open your Steam Library and right click on Garry's Mod and click Properties
- In the pop up window press Set Launch Options...
- A new pop up window will appear, where you can enter your desired Launch Options, separated by space
- After you are done, press OK and then Close and you are done