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How to get a Minecraft Snapshot (Pre-realease)

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avatar BLARG85
Level 34 : Artisan Electrician
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WINDOWS:

1. First, click on the widows button
2. Second, type "Run" in the box
3. Third, in the Run box, type: %appdata%
4. Fourth, click on the .minecraft folder
5. Fifth, go into your bin folder and find the minecraft.jar
6. Sixth, delete the minecraft.jar (or rename it)
7. Seventh, click the link and download the minecraft.jar (not the server.jar)
------> http://www.mojang.com/
8. Eighth, drag the new minecraft.jar into the bin folder
9. Ninth, (if there is a # in parentheses, click rename and delete it)
10. Tenth, close the folders and enjoy your Snapshot (Pre-release)!

You need Google Chrome to do this.

MAC:


1. First, click on "Go" (on the top), and click "Go to folder".
2. Second, type "~/Library/Application Support" in the box.
3. Third, look for: minecraft

4. Fourth, open the minecraft folder
5. Fifth, go into your bin folder and find the minecraft.jar
6. Sixth, delete the minecraft.jar
7. Seventh, click this link and download the minecraft.jar (not the server.jar)
------> http://www.mojang.com/
8. Eighth, drag the new minecraft.jar into your bin folder (where the old one was)
9. Ninth, (if there is a # in parentheses, click rename and delete it)
10. Tenth, close the folders and enjoy your Snapshot (Pre-release)!


PLEASE LEAVE A DIAMOND IF THIS WORKED
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  • justinbv
  • Level 24
  • Expert Dragon
  • September 22, 2012, 5:05 pm
when i did it it just said DONE LOADING wow i deleted my jar for nothing
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • September 23, 2012, 2:27 pm
u need to replace your .jar
  • lapfuwong
  • Level 7
  • Apprentice Dragon
  • September 2, 2012, 9:21 pm
I only need widows?

So you want me to get poisoned by black widows and give you my corpse?
You need to put google chrome as your browser
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 10, 2012, 5:09 am
i said that in the comments
Im not going to do it but your way is easly explained,you have no clue how how many youtube videos iv wathced that dosent make since.
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 7, 2012, 5:19 pm
thanks
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 7, 2012, 5:20 pm
i actually post that 10 mins after i figured it out :)
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 8, 2012, 2:21 pm
me and my freind just figured it out,

use Google Crome as the browser to download the snapshot
  • wesleigh123
  • Level 13
  • Journeyman Skinner
  • June 7, 2012, 4:49 pm
didnt work!
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 7, 2012, 5:19 pm
u must be doing the same thing my friend is doing wrong
  • wesleigh123
  • Level 13
  • Journeyman Skinner
  • June 7, 2012, 6:05 pm
which is?
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 8, 2012, 4:45 am
i dont know, we're goin to hang out after school today, so ill see if i can figure it out
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 8, 2012, 4:48 am
ps:
-im going to make another post that tells u how to fix your minecraft if its overloaded with mods, wont work, and if u did a step wrong from this blog.
  • wesleigh123
  • Level 13
  • Journeyman Skinner
  • June 8, 2012, 5:13 am
you still have school? i got out 2 weeks ago.
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 9, 2012, 2:35 pm
use Google Crome as the browser to download the snapshot
  • wesleigh123
  • Level 13
  • Journeyman Skinner
  • June 10, 2012, 12:37 pm
i had Google crome
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 11, 2012, 4:45 am
did u follow EVERY step?
  • wesleigh123
  • Level 13
  • Journeyman Skinner
  • June 11, 2012, 8:14 am
well it wont let me delete minecraft.jar
  • wesleigh123
  • Level 13
  • Journeyman Skinner
  • June 11, 2012, 8:15 am
nvm i just tried and it let me
oh tnx! :)
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  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 11, 2012, 5:15 pm
i will post a blog on how to run a clean minecraft
(just incase u have too many mods or u want to restart)
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 12, 2012, 4:49 am
i posted the blog
  • accfdude
  • Level 3
  • Apprentice Miner
  • June 4, 2012, 5:37 pm
ikr BLARG
  • Alvtron
  • Level 78
  • Legendary War Lord
  • June 1, 2012, 4:54 pm
Snapshot*

Nice tutorial. Very straight forward :)
  • BLARG85
  • Level 34
  • Artisan Electrician
  • June 2, 2012, 5:47 am
thanks, and i know its a snapshot, but most noobs call it a pre-relese

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