Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare RCON Commands

Find out how to control your game server!

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

Log into RCON

Open console and run the login command to gain access to all the following commands. The RCON password will be displayed on your panel.

/rcon login type_rcon_pass_here

General Settings


You can change the current map to any stock one or we have a custom map list.

/rcon map mp_mapnamehere

After changing any map settings, like the game mode, it is required to restart the map so it can change.

/rcon map_restart

Reset the scores and map.

/rcon fast_restart


You can change or remove the password to join your server by leaving the value empty.

/rcon g_password ""


You can change the hostname on the request form or if you want to change it after you've started it, you can do so using this command. Please note that you are required to keep the advert part in the hostname.

/rcon sv_hostname "^6CUSTOM HOSTNAME ^7- free @"

Game Mode

Changing the game mode is easy with this command but remember to restart the map after setting the game mode.

/rcon g_gametype gametypehere
Command Name
dm Free for All / Deathmatch
war Team Deathmatch
sd Search and Destroy
dom Domination
koth Headquarters
sab Sabotage


Changing the Promod mode is easy with this command, just follow the syntax as explained below.

/rcon promod_mode modehere
Command Description
2v2_mr10 2v2 settings with 10 total rounds
match_mr12 5v5 settings with 12 total rounds
match_mr12_pb 5v5 settings with 12 total rounds without PB
strat Strat / Training mode

The promod_mode dvar follows a specific syntax. However, you can use the segments between underscores in any order.

/rcon promod_mode mr10_match
Segment Description
match standard match mode, conflicts with knockout mode. Round limit = mr#*2
knockout knockout match mode, conflicts with standard match mode. Score limit = mr#+1
mr# maxrounds – see above for use. Default is 10. Works only in Search & Destroy and Sabotage.
lan lan mode – g_antilag 0, punkbuster messages turned off. Conflicts with pb mode.
hc hardcore mode (disables some HUD elements and reduces health level to 30).
1v1/2v2 used for 1v1 and 2v2 matches, disables Demolitions and Sniper classes.
pb disables punkbuster warnings for online modes. Conflicts with lan mode.

Policing Your Server


Shows the Slot Number, Name, GUID, IP, and other info of the players connected.

/rcon status


Get PB player list, if PB is enabled

/rcon pb_sv_plist

Kick a player

/rcon clientkick clientslot

Kick all players

/rcon kickall


Take a screenshot for v1.7 (you will need PB enabled for this)

/rcon pb_sv_getss clientslot

Take a screenshot on CoD4x

/rcon getss clientslot or all

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