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How to install Minecraft Mods for Windows (Easy)

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Kaiige10 avatar Kaiige10
Level 13 : Journeyman Blacksmith
Okay everyone I am here today with a contest entry and a tutorial! So this is a tutorial on how to install a Mod for Minecraft 1.2.5 or higher! (Note: This does work with every version) Now onto what to do!

Step 1:Go to your windows Icon in the bottom left corner if your screen.
Step 2: Search %appdata% and click on the .minecraft folder.
Step 3: Download WinRAR Or 7zip I prefer WinRAR, Click on the hyper linked text to download!
Step 4: Inside the .minecraft folder right click and go down to "New" and press "Folder" and rename it as "mods".
Step 5: Download any mod you wish.
Step 6: Be sure to read the mod thread very carefully some may say to unzip the file and put it in the mods folder.
Step 7: If it says that take the zip file of the mod and put it your mods folder.
Step 8: The more common way of it is simply unzipping the zip file and putting all the files into the
Step 9: If you have to do that, inside the .minecraft folder open the bin folder and click on or jar or sometimes it will just say minecraft.
Step 10: Drag all the files from the mod into the minecraft zip file.
Step 11: Start up minecraft and enjoy!

Thank you for reading my tutorial I hope it was helpful! Video might be added soon.

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08/01/2012 3:03 pm
Level 20 : Expert Archer
snowman oath
snowman oath avatar
Ok, is this for every mod? (Cuz, there are a bunch of different installation processes.)
08/01/2012 6:41 pm
Level 13 : Journeyman Blacksmith
Kaiige10 avatar
Well these are the main ways, What mod are you trying to install?
07/11/2012 5:32 pm
Level 17 : Journeyman Skinner
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thank you
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