Installing Minecraft on the PC requires a few steps. The exploration and creation game is successful on all major platforms, but its fame started on the PC, also with a Windows version. Find out the exact steps to download and learn how to install Minecraft on the PC. Have fun with this unique adventure full of secrets.
Go to the Minecraft website and download Minecraft for Windows. Then, if you don’t have an account, you must create one. There are two buttons at the top of the page: Log In and Register, which is used to log in or register. If you are a new user, click on the second one and fill in your registration carefully.
With the account already logged in, go back to the homepage of the site and click on the orange button “Get Minecraft”, or “Get Minecraft”. The game doesn’t cost too much. You must fill in your payment details, such as a credit card, and complete the purchase.
On the download page, just choose your operating system, in this case, Windows, and download the Minecraft.msi file. It is compatible with almost all versions of the operating system, including Windows 7, Windows 8, and even Windows XP, which is not even that new.
How to install Minecraft on PC
With the download done, double-click the file and start the installation, click Next on the first screen to proceed.
Set the installation location. Usually, the game is inside the Program Files folder, but you can select another location on your computer
Then just go ahead and wait to finish the installation. With the game ready, just open, play, and have fun with the buildings, monsters, and various skins that Minecraft offers.
How to download and install Minecraft for free on mobile
Trial version is available on Android and can be played for just over an hour
Minecraft can be downloaded from Google Play Store, as there is a free version of the app available on the platform there. You can download the trial version, which lets you play the game in survival mode. You can create objects and deal with monsters and various threats in the game. The free version allows you to play for 90 minutes after which, you will be prompted to buy the full version. Along with that, the evolution mode of the trial version can’t be converted into the full version after purchase, so you will have to begin from scratch.
Before you download Minecraft, keep in mind that the trial version is compatible with Android version 4.2 and above. The size of the game is less than 100 MB, so make sure you have that much space on your smartphone.
How to download
Step 1 – Download Minecraft on your phone from Google Play Store.
Step 2 – Select the Android trial version followed by clicking “Download” to proceed with the download;
Step 3 – On the application’s page, click “Install”.
With that, the app will be downloaded and installed on your device.
Free version without limits
With trial version, you won’t be able to access the creative modes where you could create elements easily and play with your friends. To play Minecraft for free, you will have to access a free and time-limited edition, which is known as Minecraft Classic.