CS2: Connect to Server
In this guide, we'll go through the steps necessary in order to connect to a CS2 dedicated server, as a player, or as a GOTV spectator.
How to connect - Console
- Go to your DatHost Control Panel
- Click Edit on your CS2 server
Hover the server IP, on your CS2 server, and use the orange
Copy symbol to copy the IP-address.
To connect to the GOTV IP, manually copy and paste the IP address on the right of GOTV. Make sure to enable GOTV in the Settings tab before.
- Now, launch the Counter-Strike 2 game.
Go to the
Settings menu. Then, head over to the
Skip to Step 8 if you already have enabled the in-game console.
Turn on the
Enable Developer Console (~) feature by setting it to YES.
By default, the console button is set to ~ but you can modify that bind in the keyboard settings
- Finally, open the console and paste the server IP from Step 3, and click Enter to connect.