We want Minecraft to be a safe place for everyone, that’s why we’ve added several player safety features to the game and will continue to add more in the future.
IMPORTANT It’s highly recommended that you update to the latest version of the game, as it includes new security fixes and player safety updates, gameplay optimizations, and other great stuff.
Overview of the player safety features in each version
Newer Game Versions (1.16.4 and up) Using a Microsoft account
- Parental controls, allowing guardians to disable the Chat and Multiplayer features for child accounts in your Xbox account settings.
- The Social Interactions screen, which enables you to view all players on the server, hide their chat messages, or block them using your Microsoft account.
Newer Game Versions (1.16.4 and up) Using a Mojang Account
- The Social Interactions screen, which enables you to view all players on the server and hide their chat messages.
Older Game Versions Earlier than 1.16.4)
We don’t provide player safety features for versions earlier than 1.16.4.
Modded game versions
We don’t provide player safety features for modded game versions.