ARK Server Console Commands

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Below is a compiled list of all the ARK:Survival Evolved server console commands.

To execute these commands, you need to be an admin on the server: How to add admins to an ARK server.

Cheat Commands Description
ShowMyAdminManager Enables the Admin UI
enablecheats <password> Logs you in as the administrator
requestspectator <password> Allows anyone with the password to login as a Spectator
cheat enablespectator Destroys your character and puts you into Spectator mode (Used for Whitelisted Admins)
stopspectating Cancels spectating
setcheatplayer true/false Enables/Disables the cheat menu
cheat AllowPlayerToJoinNoCheck <Steam64ID> Whitelists the persons Steam ID
cheat DisallowPlayerToJoinNoCheck <Steam64ID> Removes the persons whitelist
cheat SetMessageOfTheDay <message> Sets a message of the day that appears when people join the server
cheat broadcast <message> Broadcasts a message to everyone on the server, and forces their chat window to open
cheat ServerChatToPlayer <“PlayerName”> Sends a private message to the player associated with that name
cheat ServerChatTo <“Steam64ID”> Sends a private message to the player associated with that ID
cheat god Enables godmode, you can not die except you can still drown
cheat fly Provides you with the ability to fly
cheat walk Deactivates flying and allows you to walk again
cheat teleporttoplayer <id> Teleports to the specified player, use showmyadminmanager to get the 9 digit number to fill in the <id> field
cheat slomo 5 Changes the speed on the server such as player movement, use slo-mo 1 to revert to normal speed
cheat playersonly Freezes absolutely everything except players, this even includes crafting
cheat ghost Turns on noclip, you are able to walk through walls and objects
cheat forcetame Instantly tames a dinosaur, you can even ride it without a saddle
cheat forceplayertojointargettribe <id> Forces the player to join the targeted tribe, get the 9 digit id of the player by looking at the connected players in the showmyadminmanager list.
cheat forceplayertojointargettribe <id> Forces the player to join the targeted tribe, get the 9 digit id of the player by looking at the connected players in the showmyadminmanager list.
cheat forceplayertojointribe <id> <tribeid> Forces the player to join the tribe, use showmyadminmanager for the required information
cheat giveexptoplayer <id> <how much> <tribeshared> <preventsharing> Gives experience to another player, use showmyadminmanager for the required information. Unable to test currently.
cheat addexperience 1000 0 0 Gives you 1000xp, you can change the value, and if you change the second 0 to a 1 it will share the xp among your tribe
cheat giveresources Add 50 units of each resource in the game to the every player’s inventory
cheat infinitestats Gives the player character infinite food, water, stamina, carrying capacity. Repeat the command to disable its effects
cheat listplayers Shows a list of all players on the server with their SteamID
cheat kickplayer <Steam64ID> Kicks the person from the server
banplayer <Steam64ID> Bans the user from the server
unbanplayer <Steam64ID> Unbans the user from the server
cheat destroyallenemies Destroys all enemies, they respawn eventually. *WARNING* This includes tamed dinos too.
cheat hurtme <amount> Deals x amount of damage to yourself
togglegun Toggles the visibility of your currently equipped weapon/tool
cheat settimeofday <timestring> Changes the time of day, for example, cheat settimeofday 12:00
cheat setplayerpos 0 0 0 Moves your character to the specified coordinates position instantly. Coordinate Generator
cheat saveworld Saves the current worldstate
cheat quit Exits the current world, use after saving for a safe shutdown
cheat execsetsleeping true/false Puts your character to sleep/wakes them up
cheat enemyinvisible true/false Makes all creatures ignore you even if you attack them
cheat destroyall <classname> Destroys all objects/dinosaurs of a classname, refer to the dinosaur or item lists for specific classnames, also works with structures. Structure ListDino List *WARNING* This includes tamed dinos and all instances of structures
cheat killplayer <id> Immediately kills the player, get the id for the player by opening showmyadminmanager and looking at the 9 digit number next to their name in the connected players list
cheat summon <classname> Summons specified object/dinosaur at your location. This command can also be used to summon structures. Structures will be rotated depending on the players direction.
cheat giveitemnum <ItemID> <QTY> <Quality> <True/False> Gives you an item, the list of items with their ID’s can be found here: Item-ID List – Example: giveitemnum 1 1 0 false – gives you a primitive simple pistol.
cheat givetome Makes any structure/dino you are currently looking at yours
stat fps Shows your fps, usable by anyone. commands do not need to be enabled for this
stat unit Shows your GPU and CPU stats, usable by anyone. commands do not need to be enabled for this
cheat MakeTribeAdmin Allows you to force yourself as an Admin within a tribe
cheat MakeTribeFounder Allows you to force yourself to be the tribe founder
cheat RemoveTribeAdmin Allows you to remove admin from the tribe
cheat giveitem <ItemName> <QTY> <Quality> <True/False> Gives you an item of specified <ItemName> <QTY> <Quality> <True/False>. Example:giveitem “Blueprint’/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Weapons/PrimalItem_WeaponGun.PrimalItem_WeaponGun” 1 0 false gives you a primitive simple pistol. A list of <ItemNames> can be found here: Item Class Name List
cheat giveitemnumtoplayer <PlayerID> <ItemID> <QTY> <Quality> <True/False> Gives <PlayerID> an item of specified <ItemID> <QTY> <Quality> <True/False>. Example:giveitemnumtoplayer 399414114 1 1 0 false gives <PlayerID> a primitive simple pistol. A list of <ItemIDs> can be found in List/Ark_Item_List.pdf. <PlayerIDs> can be found using ShowMyAdminManager.
cheat giveitemtoplayer <PlayerID> <ItemName> <QTY> <Quality> <True/False> Gives <PlayerID> an item of specified <ItemName> <QTY> <Quality> <True/False>. Example:giveitemtoplayer 399414114 “Blueprint’/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Weapons/PrimalItem_WeaponGun.PrimalItem_WeaponGun” 1 0 false gives <PlayerID> a primitive simple pistol. A list of <ItemNames> can be found here: Item Class Name List. <PlayerIDs> can be found using ShowMyAdminManager.
cheat ClearPlayerInventory <PlayerID> <bClearInventory> <bClearSlotItems> <bClearEquippedItems> Allows you to clear inventories of Players by ID, find the <PlayerID> using ShowMyAdminManager. Example:ClearPlayerInventory PlayerID 0 0 0. 0=False, 1=True.
cheat GiveAllStructure Gives every structure that’s connected to the current chain to you.
cheat SetTargetPlayerBodyVal int (0-30), float (0-1) Changes a character’s body scaling for that region. Example: cheat SetTargetPlayerBodyVal 0 0.
cheat SetTargetPlayerColorVal int (0-2), float (0-1) Changes a character’s body color for that region. Example: cheat SetTargetPlayerColorVal 0 0.
cheat destroymytarget Destroys the object / dinosaur you are looking at.
cheat SetTargetDinoColor <ColorRegion[int32]> <ColorID[int32]> Sets the dino you target to specified color/s. Example: cheat SetTargetDinoColor 0 0. Use printcolors command to see what colours there are. Alternative: Dino Color Generator Site
printcolors Shows the colours available to use with Set Color commands.
cheat destroywilddinos Destroys all Wild Dinos on the map. They respawn.
givecolors <amount> Will give you every dye in the amount specified.
cheat SpawnDino <blueprintPath> <spawnDistance> <spawn-Y-offset> <Z-offset> <DinoLevel> Allows you to spawn a Dino at a certain coordinate and at a specified level.
Dino Blueprint List
cheat destroytribestructures Destroys all instances of the structures of the tribe you are currently looking at
cheat destroytribedinos Destroys all instances of the dinosaurs of the tribe you are currently looking at
cheat destroytribeplayers Destroys all instances of the players of the tribe you are currently looking at

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