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--no-log-rotation

Console Command
Command --no-log-rotation
Command Category Description Command line parameters can be used to set settings in the command line before the game launches, this is useful mainly for advanced users or server hosts.
Description don't rotate log file
Example None
Admin None
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How To Use

The command console is Factorio's command-line interface, which can be used for running cheat commands, as well as chatting with other players and receiving occasional status updated.

To open the console, press the / or ~ key. The ~ key is usually located below the Esc key. The / key is also usually the ? key.

The console can accept raw Lua code as well as game commands.

Use the Tab key to auto-complete commands and player IDs. Enter the first few letters and then press the Tab key.

Disclaimer: Because commands can sometimes make unexpected changed to your game, it is recommended that you save your game before using any commands.

--force-d3d
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
use Direct3D for rendering
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--benchmark-ticks N (=1,000)
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
number of ticks for benchmarking. Default is 1000
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--bind ADDRESS[:PORT]
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
IP address (and optionally port) to bind to
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-c [ --config ] PATH
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
config file to use
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--map-gen-settings FILE
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
Map generation settings for use with --create. See data/map-gen-settings.example.json
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--video-memory-usage arg
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
accepted values: all, high, medium, low
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--apply-update arg
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
immediately apply update package
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--mp-connect ADDRESS
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
start factorio and connect to address
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--mp-connect ADDRESS
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
ADDRESS is the IP:port of the remote host. Port is optional.
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--rcon-port N
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
Port to use for RCON
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--force-opengl
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
use OpenGL for rendering
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-m [ --scenario2map ] arg
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
scenario to map conversion
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--server-whitelist FILE
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
Path to file with server whitelist.
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--generate-map-preview FILE
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
Generate preview images of the map
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--map-preview-size SCALE (=1,024)
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
Size (in pixels) of map preview
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--console-log FILE
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
Path to file where a copy of the server's log will be stored
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--map-preview-scale SCALE (=1)
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
Scale (meters per pixel) of map preview
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--load-game FILE
Category
Command Line Parameters
Description
start Factorio and load a game in singleplayer
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