This guide will show you how to use Forge to download and install mods in Minecraft. Because Forge is the most popular mod platform for Minecraft, the majority of mods you’ll come across will require it. As a result, understanding how to download and install them is critical.
We’ll show you how to accomplish just that right now!
How To Download & Install Mods in Minecraft Using Forge
Step 1) Install Forge
You must first install Forge before you can start using any Forge mods. While installing Forge is not difficult, it does necessitate a separate tutorial. Fortunately, we’ve got you covered! To see our in-depth instruction on downloading and installing Forge in Minecraft, click here or on the link below!
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It’s time to start installing Forge modules now that you’ve got Forge up and running.
Step 2) Download Your Mods of Choice
There are thousands of mods that work with Forge, ranging from Optifine to NotEnoughItems and everything in between. Choose the one that appeals to you the most. If you need some inspiration, you can see top 15 Best Minecraft Mods by clicking here. One thing to keep in mind is that all of the mods you want to install must be compatible with the same version of Minecraft. They will not work if they are not.
Step 3) Getting To The .minecraft Folder
You’ve downloaded the modules you wish to play and double-checked that they’re all for the same Minecraft/Forge version. So, how do you go about actually putting them in?!? It’s actually quite straightforward from here. At the same moment, press the “Windows Key” and “R” on your keyboard. This will launch the “Run” application. Type “%appdata%” into the search box and press Enter. This will access your App Data folder, which should contain a “.minecraft” folder. Go ahead and open that folder before moving on to the next stage!
Step 4) Installing The Mods
Any issues with installing Minecraft Forge mods should be resolved at this time. All you have to do now is open the “mods” folder and drag the mods you’ve downloaded into it. What’s going on here? Why don’t you have a mods folder? There is no need to be concerned. Simply make one like the one in the gif above. Create a new folder called “mods” in the .minecraft folder by right-clicking anywhere in it. Then, drag and drop the fantastic Forge modules you downloaded earlier in this article into the new folder you’ve created!
Step 5) Launch Minecraft & Have Fun!
You’re finished! Your mods have been successfully installed. Simply open the Minecraft Launcher, select the Forge version you’ve installed, and start playing some games! Also, if you have any issues installing Forge or getting your mods to work, please let us know in the comments section below. We’d be delighted to assist you in getting your mods up and running!
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