How to Install Mods for Minecraft Forge

Introduction: How to Install Mods for Minecraft Forge

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This guide will explain how to install mods that have been made for the Minecraft Forge API.

Step 1: Make Sure You Have Already Installed Minecraft Forge.

Download and install Minecraft Forge. Readmore: Minecraft Forge

Step 2: Download a Mod for Minecraft Forge

Download a mod for Minecraft Forge from this link Minecraft Forge, the Minecraft Forums or anywhere else!

Step 3: Locate the Minecraft Application Folder

Locate the minecraft application folder.

  1. On windows open Run from the start menu, type %appdata%\.minecraft\ and click Run.
  2. On mac open finder, hold down ALT and click Go then Library in the top menu bar. Open the folder Application Support and look for minecraft.

Step 4: Place the Mod You Have Just Downloaded (.jar or .zip File) Into the Mods Folder

Place the mod you have just downloaded (.jar or .zip file) into the Mods folder

Step 5: Choose Your Minecraft Mod Version

When you launch Minecraft and click the mods button you should now see the mod is installed.

Enjoy! Goodluck!

Help you Find Minecraft Mods and download: https://wminecraft.net/minecraft-mods/

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    9 Comments

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    Multavit
    Multavit

    Question 1 year ago

    So I downloaded my zip file (my mods come from mcreator.com, they in zip file and idk why) and I put in my mods folder. The mod is 1.16.5 and forge is also 1.16.5 so idk why it doesn’t work. Help pls?

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    scolaro.gabriele10
    scolaro.gabriele10

    2 years ago

    i put the mod in the mods folder but it tells me that a language object is missing ...

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    hertzog149
    hertzog149

    Question 3 years ago

    I cannot find my mods folder, do i have to create one or is there an exzisting one?

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    jxpxuyuang
    jxpxuyuang

    Answer 2 years ago

    search %appdata% then click .minecraft then mods and paste

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    Knightbags
    Knightbags

    Answer 2 years ago

    Right click, create a folder, then name it 'mods'

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    crazy10wolf
    crazy10wolf

    Reply 3 years ago

    how do i create one?

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    davanxgaming
    davanxgaming

    Reply 2 years ago

    ummm... you don't. he was joking. if you don't have that, try reinstalling minecraft on your system.

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    crazy10wolf
    crazy10wolf

    3 years ago

    how do i activate mod