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How Do I Download A Minecraft Mod For A Mac
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1 Go to http://files.minecraftforge.net in a web browser. This is Minecraft Forge. This program makes it easy to install mods to Minecraft.


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2. Click Install under "Recommended". This is the box to the right. This will download a ".jar" file that can be used to install the Minecraft Forge on PC or Mac.wikihow.com\/images\/thumb\/9\/9d\/Download-a-Minecraft-Mod-on-a-Mac-Step-3.jpg\/v4-460px-Download-a-Minecraft-Mod-on-a-Mac-Step-3.jpg","bigUrl":"\/images\/thumb\/9\/9d\/Download-a-Minecraft-Mod-on-a-Mac-Step-3.jpg\/aid7869017-v4-728px-Download-a-Minecraft-Mod-on-a-Mac-Step-3.jpg","smallWidth":460,"smallHeight":345,"bigWidth":728,"bigHeight":546,"licensing":"\u00a9 2022 wikiHow, Inc. All rights reserved. wikiHow, Inc. is the owner of copyright of this image as per U.S. and international copyright laws. This image is not licensed under the Creative Commons license that applies to text content and other images that are posted on the WikiHow website. The image cannot be used by any other entity without the express written consent of wikiHow, Inc."n/p> >"


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. It's the icon that is reminiscent of a blue and white smiley face. It's located in the Dock at the bottom of the screen.


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4 Click Downloads. It is located in the sidebar to your left. By default, this is where your downloaded files from the internet are saved to. - If you saved the Forge Installer file to another location, you can use the Finder to navigate to the location you saved the file to.


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5 Double-click the forge-installer folder. The file name says "forge-1.12.2-14.23.5.2768-installer" or something similar depending on what version you download. If the warning states that the file is not installed due to it being created by an unknown developer, click on the Apple icon in upper-left corner. Then, click System Preferences. Click on the System & Security icon, then click Open Anyway under "General". Enter your password. After that, you can reopen the file.




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6. Select "Install Client" and then click Next. Ensure the radial button next to "Install Client" is selected and then click Next. This installs Minecraft Forge. Once the installation is completed you will receive a message acknowledging that the installation was successful.


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1 Navigate to https://www.google.com in a web browser. You can use Safari, Chrome, or any other browser you have installed on your Mac.


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2 Enter Minecraft Mods in the search bar and press Enter. This search is for Minecraft mods. There are a variety of websites that have mods for Minecraft. The following are a few examples: https://www.minecraftmods.com/ https://www.planetminecraft.com/resources/mods/ https://www.curseforge.com/minecraft/mc-mods http://www.9minecraft.net/category/minecraft-mods/ https://www.pcgamesn.com/minecraft/twenty-best-minecraft-mods


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3 Click a mod you are interested in. Click on the title of a Minecraft mod to open its information page.


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4. Click on the download link to install the mod. Click the link to download the mod from the information page. You may see a button that says Download or a link that has the mod name. Most likely, it will download the file in a ".zip", or ".jar" file. Make sure that you download the latest version of the mod or the version that corresponds to your version of Minecraft Forge.


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5 Open the Finder "smallUrl":"https:\/\/www.wikihow.com\/images\/1\/1d\/Macfinder2.png","bigUrl":"\/images\/thumb\/1\/1d\/Macfinder2.png\/32px-Macfinder2.png","smallWidth":460,"smallHeight":431,"bigWidth":32,"bigHeight":30,"licensing":"I edited this screenshot of a macOS icon.
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. It's the icon that resembles a blue and white smiley face that appears in the Dock at the bottom of your desktop.


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6 Click Downloads. Files downloaded from the internet are automatically located in the Downloads folder. - If you saved the mod file to a different location you can use the Finder tool to navigate to the location you saved the file to.




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7 Select the mod file, then press Cmd+C. It copies it to your clipboard.


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8 Click Go. It's located in the menu bar located at the the top of the screen. It lists common folders on your Mac.


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9 Press and hold Option , then click Library. When you press the "Option" key on your keyboard then the "Library" folder appears in the list of folders in the "Go" menu.


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10 Click the Application Support folder. This folder contains the Minecraft install folder as well as other applications.


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11 Click the Minecraft folder.


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12 Click the mods folder. It's in the Minecraft install folder. This is the folder that you put all your mods into. If the "mods" folder does not exist, click File in the menu bar at the top, then select New Folder. Change the name of the folder "mods" to a lower-case "m".




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13 Click Edit. 13 Click Edit. Once you have opened the "mods” folder, click the Edit menu at the top-right corner.


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14 Click Copy. This will copy the mod file into the mods folder. The mod is now installed.


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1 Click Applications in the Finder. The Applications folder can be located in the sidebar of the Finder.


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2 Double-click Minecraft. The Minecraft application has an icon that resembles dirt and grass block.


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3. Click the green arrow beside "Play." This displays different profiles you can choose from - If you're using an older version of Minecraft select the drop-down menu beside "Profile".


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4. Select the "Forge" profile. This is the profile that contains your modifications.


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5 Click Play. It's the green button at the bottom of the title screen. This launches the game with your mods loaded.By using this service, certain information may be shared with YouTube. | https://www.minecraftmods.com/how-to-install-minecraft-forge/




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