This article applies to Minecraft: Java Edition. For help with logging in to Minecraft for Windows 10 and all other versions, see I Can’t Sign In.
Make sure you are logging in with your correct username and password. If you have forgotten your password, go to Change or Forgot Password to reset it by entering your email.
My username and password are correct but I still can’t login
- Check your Internet connection to verify internet access.
- Check to see if Minecraft services are currently down. If this is the case, wait and try logging in again later.
Check for any service updates or outages
- Check @MojangStatus on Twitter.
If you still cannot log in, you may require further assistance. See Having trouble accessing your account? for more suggestions. If you still cannot resolve the issue or you need assistance in changing account information, contact Minecraft Support.