BanPlayer Command

cheat BanPlayer <Steam ID>

This command bans the player with the steam ID provided, kicking them from the server and preventing them from ever reconnecting. Use a player's Xbox or PlayStation name if you are using this command on a console.

Argument Information

The syntax for this Ark admin command is as follows:

Steam ID Type: Steam ID The steam ID of the player you wish to ban (and kick if they are online) from the server.

Command Information

Find below information relating to the BanPlayer command in Ark.

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cheat BanPlayer <Steam ID>
Steam ID


  • cheat BanPlayer 76561197960287930

    This console command would ban the player with Steam ID 76561197960287930 from the server, meaning they cannot connect until they are unbanned.

  • cheat BanPlayer Mark

    On Xbox or PlayStation, this command would ban the player with the username/IGN Mark.