How to Join Victorian Nordock
You can find us under the “Action” section after selecting to “Join an Internet” game or following one of the steps below:
- a. Right-click an empty space on the desktop, then select “New…” and “Shortcut”.
b. Navigate to and select nwmain.exe, often at C:\Neverwinter Nights\NWN\nwmain.exe, then click “Next”.
c. Enter “Victorian Nordock” as the name of the shortcut, and click “Finish”.
d. Right-click the new shortcut and select “Properties”. e. In the “Target” field, enter the following after the program’s name:
f. The Target should look similar to this:
“C:\Neverwinter Nights\NWN\nwmain.exe” +connect victoriannordock.com:5121
g. Click “Apply” then “OK”. h. Run the shortcut, which will connect you directly to Victorian Nordock.
- Choose “Join Internet Game” then “Direct Connect” and enter the server address and port:
- Edit the “nwnplayer.ini” file in the “nwn” directory to include the server IP address under the “History” section (see below). Then you can access the server from the “History” tab.
Fix for GameSpy server shutdown
You can fix the delays caused by the recent Gamespy shutdown if you add this line to your hosts file:
So if you have the following 3 lines at the bottom of your hosts file (located for most windows users at C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts) you should have a quick and easy log in: