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Welcome to PaperDocs, the official documentation source for the PaperMC project.
Paper is a high performance fork of the Spigot Minecraft Server that aims to fix gameplay and mechanics inconsistencies and improve performance.
Paper contains numerous features, including many performance improvements not found in Spigot.
Server owners should read our tips and instructions in Paper Server on how to install, run and maintain a Paper based server.
The PaperMC project has several main components. Learn more about the project structure here.
Running A Server¶
Running a Paper server is easy. This section will cover common tasks such as configuring it, maintaining plugins, and general best practices.
Contributing to Paper¶
It’s great to see new contributors to the project! Here are some documents which provide further information to get you started: