How to install Modloader

Updated: Feb 3, 2016 | 166 views |

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For 1.6 and up

  • 1) Run the latest launcher and download 1.6.x
  • 2) Go to %appdata%/.minecraft/versions
  • 3) Copy the directory named 1.6.x and paste as 1.6.xML (you may name however you please, but everything must match) so there are now two copies.
  • 4) Enter new directory and rename the jar and json files to match the directory.
  • 5) Open the json file in your prefered Notepad program and change:
"id": "1.6.x",

to

"id": "1.6.xML",
  • 6) Now with the jar you should do the steps below starting at number 3.

For 1.5 and down

Windows:

  • 1) Open up %appdata%, if you don’t know how to do this, start>run, then type in %appdata%
  • 2) Browse to .minecraft/bin
  • 3) Open up minecraft.jar with WinRAR or 7zip.
  • 4) Drag and drop the necessary files into the jar.
  • 5) Delete the META-INF folder in the jar.
  • 6) Run Minecraft, enjoy

Macintosh:

  • 1) Go to Applications>Utilities and open terminal.
  • 2) Type in the following, line by line:
cd ~
mkdir mctmp
cd mctmp
jar xf ~/Library/Application Support/minecraft/bin/minecraft.jar
  • 3) Outside of terminal, copy all the files and folders into the mctmp directory.
  • 4) Back inside terminal, type in the following:
rm META-INF/MOJANG_C.*
jar uf ~/Library/Application Support/minecraft/bin/minecraft.jar ./
cd ..
rm -rf mctmp
  • 5) Run Minecraft, enjoy!

Credits: The Minecraft Team