How to Update Minecraft Client/ Use Snapshot

Minecraft has just updated, do you know how to do the same to your Minecraft client? It’s actually quite simple, and we’ll show you how.

HOW TO UPDATE MINECRAFT CLIENT

Step 1 – use the default minecraft launcher and login to your account.

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Step 2 – On the lower left side of the launcher, either create a new profile or edit any existing ones

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Step 3 – Choose the minecraft version on the lower part of the window, or simply choose the  option “use the latest version”

Step 4 – hit save profile and look to the right, near the “play” button – A “download and play” should be written right next to the latest minecraft version.

Step 5 – hit play to start downloading the required files. The new version will automatically open once the download is complete.

By default, the profile made automatically with the launcher is already set to for the latest version.

HOW TO USE SNAPSHOTS

Snapshots are developmental versions of the Minecraft game and often contains the latest content and bug fixes prior to the next version – these snapshots are generally more buggy and less stable but they do offer many new things than the stable versions before them.

Knowing this, snapshots could break game saves and worlds, so using one has its risks.

Step 1 – use the default minecraft launcher and login to your account.

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Step 2 – On the lower left side of the launcher, either create a new profile or edit any existing ones

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Step 3 – Choose “use the latest version”

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Step 4 – Check the box for using the snapshot, and read the warning on the box that pops out and press okay.

Step 5 – hit save profile and look to the right, near the “play” button – A “download and play” should be written right next to the latest minecraft version.

Step 6 – hit play to start downloading the required files. The new SNAPSHOT version will automatically open once the download is complete.

That’s pretty simple huh? Now get updating and see you on the latest minecraft version.

 

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