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dtlTraders was created to easily setup admin shops for your server.

Make and manage your shops with a GUI. Seriously, no hassle with configs and commands ;)


Do you like dtlTraders? Let other people know by a review! 

 Want to support the maintainer of this plugin? You can donate directly to him by using this link!
Join discord to get involved in future updates or get/give help from/to other server owners. 



  • Easy way to setup and manage shops using a GUI
  • Make/edit your shops just by drag and drop
  • 3 types of shops: 'Sell', 'Buy' and 'Limit'
  • 3 types of item content: 'static' and 'tradable' and 'trade'
  • 1 powerful trader type: "trader" (/trait trader) bind the dtlTraders shops with citizens(2) NPC's
  • Support of vanilla and custom NBT/DataTags
  • NBT/DataTags makes custom item from 3rd party plugins possible
  • Advanced users can customize there own items using the configs.
  • Allows stack trades
  • ANY economy plugin support
  • Auto converts shops created with older versions of dtlTrader
  • adding a description to items
  • Compatible with spigot/bukkit 1.8 - 1.13.x


  • New features on Version 5.0.4:
    • Set what you need to see first with "default shop"
    • Get rid of the shops you don't want with "toggle shops"
    • Make your rank based shops with custom "permissions"
    • Adjust shop interaction with "custom input amount" and "stack shift"
    • Do the real trade with the "Trade Shop" ! Delayed to next version
    • More navigation buttons and GUI modules with a aim to "One GUI"


For users that wants more features, we have a premium plugin named: dtlTradersPlus

Features of dtlTradersPlus:

  • Make your shop bigger by adding more pages
  • Set a command to open the shops without need to interact  with a NPC
  • Bring the shop function to a next level, set commands on items you sell
  • 2 types of commands on items function: 'Buy and Run' and 'Buy and Keep (run it later)'
  • And you can do all of it just using a GUI
  • All the features of dtlTraders (non premium version)


  • New features on Version 5.0.4:
    • New method for commands on items: "Run as OP"
    • And it could not be easier with "mirror shop" just copy between shop types and other shops
    • Get real shop experience with the "discount" function

Unlock premium features with dtlTradersPlus. Buy your copy at: www.4Creation.pro/dtltradersplus

Buying the premium version, helps US continue working on future updates for both versions dtlTraders and dtlTradersPlus. :coffee:


  • Download dtlTraders(Plus).jar and place it into your plugins folder. Since the recreation version "5.0.0" you need to delete the dtltraders folder! (shops created with older versions are automatic converted!)
  • Download Citizens (Citizens2) and place that into your plugins folder as well.
  • You also need Vault and ANY economy plugin.
  • Start your server.
  • Installation is done.

 Note: If you want to convert again , check the Documentation and go to the section converter for more.

Simple guide:

  • Create or add trait trader's to a npc with the GUI /dtltraders trait
  • Make your shops using /dtltraders create "name"
  • Add the items in your inventory that you want to sell in the shop
  • Manage/edit shops content using /dtltraders edit or /dtltraders trait
  • In the edit options you can drag/drop items, set prices, set limits, set names and much more .
  • After finish, right click on the NPC and choose the shop you want to hook into.
  • You are done :)


/dtltraders shorter aliases: /dtl and /traders



 Video tutorial:

This is a tutorial we made for dtlTraders 'V5.0.0' and above, we guide you there for a fresh installation and you get answers by upgrading from the older versions:


Video tutorial is not ready yet!


Did you know that dtlTraders V5.0.0 and above supports bukkit/spigot version 1.8 - 1.13.x ?
If you need a older version than 1.8 you can download it: here

 We only give support for versions started with V5.0.0 !


✉ Contact or Issues:

 For questions or suggestions:

For issues:

 Special thanks to TheWGBbroz for making the recreation possible :love:


Created with our experience @4Creation


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    Aug 19, 2012
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    Nov 28, 2020
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