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CoreProtect 2

CoreProtect - Fast, efficient block logging, rollbacks, and restores

Version: v2.10.0

CoreProtect is a fast, efficient, data logging and anti-griefing tool. Rollback and restore any amount of damage. Designed with large servers in mind, CoreProtect will record and manage data without impacting your server performance.

CoreProtect is the #1 most-used anti-griefing plugin, and has been actively developed since early 2012.

Latest 1.7.9:
Tekkit Classic: (Old, works with CB 1.2.5)

Video Tutorial: (by jfreeze256)

Core Features

  • Fast efficient data logging.
  • Fast rollbacks - no lag while performing rollbacks/restores.
  • Multi-threaded to ensure server performance is never impacted
  • No configuration required. Put the plugin on your server, and you're good to go.
  • SQLite based data storage.
  • Optional MySQL support.
  • Easy to use commands.
  • Perform rollbacks AND restores. Undo any rollback, anytime.
  • Easy to use block inspector
  • Advanced search-based lookup tool.
  • Paginated logs.
  • Automatic update checker.
  • Multi-world support.
  • Enable or disable any aspect of logging in the configuration file.
  • Rollback per-player, or just do a global rollback to all damage around you.
  • Specify certain block types to skip in rollbacks/restores.
  • Restrict rollbacks/restores to specific block types
  • Log basic player actions (such as when a player opens a door)
  • Liquid tracking. Associate liquid flow with players
  • Tree tracking. Trees grown from saplings show who originally planted the sapling.
  • Restrict rollbacks/restores to a radius area.
  • Supports bucket permission system.
  • Able to track blocks that fall off of other blocks. If a player breaks a block that had a sign on it, both the block and the sign can be rolled back.
  • Easily delete old log data.
  • Safe default parameters.
  • Rollback or restore multiple players at once.
  • Create per-world configuration files.
  • Lookup, rollback, or restore by a specific action.
  • Exclude multiple users or blocks.
  • Preview rollbacks or restores.
  • Use WorldEdit selections.
  • An easy to use API.
  • Works with Tekkit servers
  • ...and much more!!

What does it log?

  • Log blocks broken by players.
  • Log blocks placed by players.
  • Log natural block breakage (ex: if a sign pops off a dirt block that was broken)
  • Log bucket usage
  • Log liquid flow
  • Log tree growth
  • Log mushroom growth
  • Log vine growth.
  • Log explosions (TNT, Creepers, Ghasts, etc)
  • Log flint & steel and fire charge usage.
  • Log fire igniting blocks.
  • Log blocks burning up in fires.
  • Log entities changing blocks (Endermen/Enderdragons)
  • Log block movement (Falling sand/gravel)
  • Log leaf decay
  • Log player interactions
  • Log Nether portal generation
  • Log blocks moved by pistons
  • Log crops trampled by players
  • Log snow generated by snow golems
  • Log items taken or placed in chests, furnaces, dispensers, etc.
  • Log paintings and item frames. (With rollback support!)
  • Log entities killed by players (animals/monsters)
  • Log chat messages and commands used by players.
  • Log player sessions (logins/logouts)
  • Log username changes
  • Log changes done by WorldEdit.
  • ...and the list is still expanding!

How to use the inspector.

Once you have the inspector enabled ("/core inspect", or just "/co i"), you can do the following:

  • Left-click a block to see who placed that block.
  • Right-click a block to see what adjacent block was removed.
  • Right-click (place) a block in a location to see what block was removed at that location.
  • Right-click (place) a block in another block to see who placed it. (ex: place dirt in water to see who placed the water)
  • Right-click on a door,button,lever,chest,etc, to see who last used it.

A Few Reviews

  • "It's easy to use and lightning fast when it comes to rollbacks."
  • "I've been running a MC server since before Bukkit, so I've used just about every block logger out there. CoreProtect is the best and the fastest."
  • "Go with CoreProtect. It's fast, updated frequently, and logs WorldEdit."
  • "Overall it felt more natural, simpler, and much faster to use CoreProtect than Prism, which just doesn't compare."
  • "CoreProtect brings complex logging and rollbacks, whilst at the same time keeping a low profile."

Plugin Metrics

This plugin utilizes Hidendra's plugin metrics system, which anonymously collects and sends the following information to

  • A unique identifier
  • The server's version of Java
  • Whether the server is in offline or online mode
  • The plugin's version
  • The server's version
  • The OS version/name and architecture
  • The core count for the CPU
  • The number of players online
  • The Metrics version

Opting out of this service can be done by editing plugins/Plugin Metrics/config.yml and changing opt-out to true.



Guides & Resources

API Documentation


Join #coreprotect on | EsperNet Web IRC


Thanks to HostHorde for sponsoring CoreProtect!

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  • Avatar of Crafterodrigo Crafterodrigo Dec 20, 2014 at 23:30 UTC - 0 likes

    Hello, I need the 1.7.2 version if anyone have the link, give me it please, Thanks :D

  • Avatar of bluebird337 bluebird337 Dec 20, 2014 at 22:52 UTC - 0 likes

    Hi Intellii, Is there a planned update for 1.8 object interactions to be logged? New doors, armor stands, etc.? Thank you for this plugin, it makes so many players happy when they forget to protect their stuff, get griefed, and we can magically fix it all in seconds. You should get a donate button :)

  • Avatar of KiLlerWiLd KiLlerWiLd Dec 20, 2014 at 19:41 UTC - 0 likes

    @freakyy85: Go


  • Avatar of freakyy85 freakyy85 Dec 20, 2014 at 15:58 UTC - 0 likes

    armor stands are not logged?

  • Avatar of jonghyek jonghyek Dec 20, 2014 at 09:18 UTC - 0 likes

    so laggy. could you please make config node for transaction?

  • Avatar of TomXPro TomXPro Dec 20, 2014 at 08:38 UTC - 0 likes

    @SwahgnerDK: Go

    I would help you but I can't read anything because of your large fonts. Sorry, dude!

  • Avatar of SwahgnerDK SwahgnerDK Dec 18, 2014 at 14:45 UTC - 0 likes

    I have a problem on my server.

    When I try to use core inspect, it won't show anything unless i run the /reload command.

    It's really annoying that I have to do that, because it freezes the server.

    Please help!

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  • Avatar of FabioZumbi12 FabioZumbi12 Dec 17, 2014 at 17:31 UTC - 0 likes

    I have a similar problem like fastlockel, is this:

    [15:29:56 WARN]: java.sql.SQLException: Incorrect string value: '\xA7a[RP]...' for column 'line_1' at row 1
    [15:29:56 WARN]:        at net.coreprotect.database.Database.insertSign(

    Area Z12 Brasil

  • Avatar of fastlockel fastlockel Dec 17, 2014 at 11:44 UTC - 0 likes

    Any chance to have a fix for accentuated characters like é à ù : in mysql as reported below : cause an exception but used to work in previous versions.

    Workaround : disable chat message recording

  • Avatar of Layania Layania Dec 16, 2014 at 09:05 UTC - 0 likes

    Intellii say working on 1.8's version some post ago.
    Plz intellii, can you share some information on your progress ? :)

    to Kenthria :
    Coreprotect2 working well on 1.7.9/1.7.10, i think you don't install/config it well
    You don't have console error log ?

    Last edited Dec 16, 2014 by Layania


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Mar 09, 2012
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