1) Subscribe to all mods in the required mods list
2) Open steam and let all updates download and install to ark
3) Open ark and allow all mods to download and install
4) Locate your steam ID and paste it into the box above and click "Update Steam ID" to whitelist your account
5) Click the "connect to server" button above
6) Wait for game to connect, it may take a bit, and your game may appear frozen. Please just wait....
7) Locate your Sample # in game and put it into the box above and click "Update Player ID" (OPTIONAL) [Required for using the shop]