How to play

This short guide will help you to begin playing in the West-Side RPG SA-MP server.
A lot of the information below is available on different sections of our forum.

1. You need version 1.0 of GTA San Andreas installed on your computer. If you have version 2.0 or 3.0, you need to downgrade it to version 1.0 using a patch from the SA-MP team or one you can find yourself using a search engine.

2. You need the latest version of the SA-MP client which is available from the SA-MP download page.

3. Once you have installed the SA-MP client, click on the 'favorites' tab at the bottom of the window.

4. Click on the orange tick box to add a server to your list of favorites. ( )

5. In the 'add server' box, type "" and click 'OK'.

6. Enter your chosen username in the 'Name:' box and click on West-Side RPG in your 'favorites' list.

7. Click the green triangle to connect to our server. ( )

8. Once you've connected you will be asked to select your language, accept our server rules and create your password.

9. Our server tutorial will be displayed, please take some time to read it as it gives you an overview of our server!

10. To talk in our server, you can press 'T' or 'F6' on your keyboard and enter your message.

11. That's it, you have spawned as a citizen. Welcome! To read our RPG guide, please click here!

Once you have completed these steps, you should have something similar to the screenshot below: