Safety, Security, Accessibility

Minecraft: Java Edition Parental Control Features FAQ

This article covers instructions for configuring parental controls for Minecraft: Java Edition. For assistance configuring parental controls for Bedrock versions of Minecraft; See: Minecraft Parental Control...

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Minecraft Parental Control Features FAQ

This article covers instructions for configuring parental controls for Minecraft for mobile devices, Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation®.  For assistance configuring parental controls for Minecraft: Java Editi...

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Player and Server Griefing Issues FAQ

Minecraft is a game that people of all ages can enjoy, but due to the open nature of the Internet, you may sometimes run into problems with other players.    I’m Having an Issue with a Player on a Server; Ca...

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Why Have I Been Banned from Minecraft?

We want players to have fun and be safe when playing Minecraft online with others, and as such, we have implemented moderation features such as permanent bans for the most egregious violations. Specifically,...

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How to Manage Parental Consent, Family Settings and Realms/Multiplayer Access for a Child Account

In this article:      What is a Microsoft Account?      Sign Up for a free Microsoft Account       Set Up and Manage Your Child’s Xbox Live or Microsoft Account       Family Account Management and Child Acco...

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Accessibility Settings for Minecraft: Java Edition

We believe everyone should be empowered and enabled to play Minecraft. This article will focus on options available in the Java edition of Minecraft – which includes Mac, Windows, and Linux platforms.     Vi...

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Accessibility Settings for Minecraft Dungeons

We believe everyone should be empowered and enabled to play Minecraft Dungeons. This article will focus on accessibility options available in Minecraft Dungeons.     Note: Upon start-up, the first screen wit...

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Accessibility Settings for Minecraft

We believe everyone should be empowered and enabled to play Minecraft. This article will focus on options available in Minecraft on Xbox, Windows, Switch, PlayStation, and a few other platforms. View the Ac...

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Understanding Minecraft Social Features for Child Safety Online

It is helpful to know how to monitor your child’s behavior while playing Minecraft. It is also important to know which Minecraft edition you child is playing on, either Minecraft (Bedrock) or Minecraft: Java...

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Official Minecraft Sites

Official Websites:  A list of our official websites:  Minecraft Official Site Homepage: https://www.minecraft.net/en-us/  Minecraft for Windows: https://www.minecraft.net/en-us/store/minecraft-windows10  Mi...

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