Minecraft Technical

Minecraft Worlds Lost When Using External Storage on Android Devices

Starting with the Caves and Cliffs Part 2 update, Minecraft will make required Android storage updates that may make player worlds disappear. The worlds are still on the device, but they must be moved manual...

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How to Play Minecraft Multiplayer

This article applies to Bedrock versions of Minecraft Multiplayer options only. For information on multiplayer options for Minecraft: Java Edition, see: How to Play Minecraft: Java Edition Multiplayer. In Th...

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Optimizing Performance in Minecraft

This article addresses changes in performance settings for Minecraft for Windows, consoles such as PlayStation®, Nintendo Switch, Xbox, and mobile devices. General Guidance for Optimizing Performance in Mine...

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Minecraft Multiplayer Connectivity Issues

This article is for Bedrock Editions of Minecraft for mobile, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, Windows and Xbox One. If you're experiencing connection issues in Minecraft: Java Edition, see Minecraft: Java Edit...

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Minecraft Achievements FAQ

This article applies to Minecraft achievements only.  For information on Minecraft: Java Edition achievements See: Minecraft: Java Edition Achievements FAQ. Can I Turn Achievements on and off in Realms?  If...

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Minecraft Bedrock Installation Issues FAQ

This article addresses installation and update issues for Bedrock versions of Minecraft. If you need assistance with Minecraft: Java Edition installation issues, See the Java Installation Issues FAQ.  In thi...

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Managing Data and Game Storage in Minecraft

This article applies to Minecraft Bedrock versions only. Click here for Minecraft: Java Edition. In This Article: Back up Minecraft Worlds Where are Minecraft Files Stored? Transfer Minecraft Worlds to Anot...

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Minecraft Game Crashes and Performance Issues FAQ 

This article addresses Bedrock versions of Minecraft technical issues only (Console, Mobile, PC). See Java Edition technical issues articles for help with Minecraft: Java Edition.  My Game is Crashing and Ha...

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PlayStation® Technical Support FAQ

In This Article: Minecraft and PlayStation Versions Account Information Login and Lag Issues Gameplay Minecraft for PSVR Downloadable Content, Minecraft Store and More Minecraft and PlayStation® Versions T...

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Android Technical Support FAQ 

Update on Android Devices   The update launched on November 17, 2020, fixed many issues that had been reported by players.  However, there are now a few issues on some Android devices that are related to per...

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iOS Technical Support Issues

iOS 10 or Above Required for Minecraft   As Minecraft grows so must the operating system that supports it. If you are on the most up-to-date version of iOS already, you have nothing to worry about. For some ...

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Nintendo Switch Technical Support FAQ

Note: As of June 21, 2018, Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition (2017) is no longer available for purchase from the Nintendo eShop. Existing owners can continue to play. Existing owners will be able to downloa...

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Minecraft for Windows FAQ

Minecraft for Windows is an edition of Minecraft designed for Windows 10 and above, featuring cross-play with players on "Bedrock devices" such as:  Android phones  iOS  Nintendo Switch  PlayStation®    Xbo...

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Minecraft Dedicated and Featured Servers FAQ 

This help article refers to Minecraft for Xbox One, mobile, Windows, and Nintendo Switch. For help with setting up a Minecraft: Java Edition server, please go to Download the Minecraft: Java Edition Server. ...

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Xbox Technical Support Issues and Solutions

Xbox One: How to Fix Error 0x82d40003   Customers who have purchased Minecraft for Xbox One sometimes see the error code 0x82d40003. Error 0x82d40003 occurs when there is an issue validating ownership of the...

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Minecraft with Ray Tracing and Advanced Graphics FAQ

In This Article: What's new?   Enter the Render Dragon?   What is ray tracing?   What are the minimum required specifications? What is unique about ray tracing in Minecraft? What is path tracing?  What are ...

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Error Code Troubleshooting

This article will focus on troubleshooting steps that you can take when encountering various error codes while playing the Bedrock versions of Minecraft. Common Error Codes Bat: An account provider could not...

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Minecraft Download Size on iOS

On certain older iOS versions, you may encounter issues downloading Minecraft using cellular data. You may need to connect to wi-fi to download the game depending on which version of iOS you are using. Minec...

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Minecraft is not Available to Launch Through my VR Headset’s Library

If Minecraft is not available to launch through your virtual reality headset’s storefront/library and you own a copy (or just want to play the demo in VR) you can launch the game through your computer by cli...

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Minecraft in Virtual Reality

We want you to be as comfortable as possible while playing Minecraft, so we’ve made loads of clever tweaks to bring the game to VR! Launching Minecraft in VR If you are unable to launch Minecraft from your V...

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Additional Parental Controls for Minecraft Bedrock Edition

This article covers instructions for configuring parental controls for Minecraft for mobile devices, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, Windows and Xbox consoles.  Allowing Your Child to Play with People on Gamin...

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Minecraft Support Resources

This help article refers to Minecraft for Xbox One, mobile, VR, and Windows 10 and above. If you need help with Minecraft Java Edition, see Java Edition Support Resources. If you haven't found the answer to ...

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Minecraft のレイ トレーシングに関する FAQ

物理ベースレンダリング (PBR) や Windows 10 版 Minecraft のレイ トレーシングを体験するための最低要件は何ですか? OS (オペレーティング システム): Windows 10 64-bit GPU: DirectX ハードウェア レイ トレーシング対応の GPU (NVIDIA GeForce RTX GPU 等) ハードウェア: PC (バーチャルリアリティヘッドセットと Mi...

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