Guide – How To Start – Minecraft Bedrock Game Server on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
How to start and connect to Minecraft Bedrock Edition Server for Ubuntu 20.04
To start the server, you just need to start the VM through Azure Portal.
For the connection to the server, you should know the IP address of the VM. You can find it in the personal account of Azure. (You need to select the virtual machine from the list. By clicking the item “Overview”, your IP is displayed in the line of “Public IP Address”).
Run your client to play the Minecraft Bedrock Edition.
Click “Play” in the main menu.
Go to the “Servers” tab and click “Add Server”.
In the appeared window, in the “Server Name” field name the server as you like.
In the “Server Address” field enter the IP address of the VM and click “Play”. The “Port” field leaves with no changes.
Server settings management
Download and run Putty, then in the “Host Name” field, enter the address of the VM. Then click “Open” to connect.
In the opened console you will need to enter the login and password specified while creating the VM.