To unzip, you’ll need a program like WinZip to do so. You’ll want to export this file into your
To find your .minecraft folder:
- Windows: Press
%appdata%\.minecraftand press "Ok"
- Mac OS X: Ijn the Go menu in Finder, select “Go to Folder” and enter
~/.minecraft or /home/<your username>/.minecraft/
Once the launcher is open, navigate to the “Installations” tab.
Make sure the box for “Modded” is ticked, then click the
New Installations button, as shown above.
In the new window that appears:
- Name it whatever you want.
- Click the version that matches the name of the file you downloaded and extracted.
You should now see the created new installation listed in the Installations tab. Press
Play to start up Minecraft!
Minecraft will automatically set itself to the current version for ease of use, but sometimes you need to revert, especially if your favorite map was created with an earlier version.