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Life Hacks: How to Update Minecraft to 1.11.0

Introduction

Minecraft is a popular sandbox video game that continuously receives updates to improve gameplay, introduce new features, and fix bugs. Updating your Minecraft version to 1.11.0 allows you to experience the latest enhancements and content. In this article, we will guide you through the step-by-step process of updating your Minecraft game to version 1.11.0.

Step 1: Launching Minecraft

Before updating, make sure the Minecraft game is not running. If it is, close the game completely by quitting from the menu or pressing Alt + F4 (on Windows) or Command + Q (on macOS).

Step 2: Opening the Minecraft Launcher

Now, open the Minecraft Launcher on your computer. You should see the Minecraft icon either on your desktop or in the applications folder. Click on the icon to launch the launcher.

Step 3: Navigating to the Installations Tab

Once the Minecraft Launcher is open, you will see several tabs at the top. Click on the "Installations" tab to proceed.

Step 4: Creating a New Installation

Under the "Installations" tab, you will find a list of all your installed Minecraft versions. To create a new installation for Minecraft 1.11.0, click on the "New" button.

Step 5: Selecting the Game Version

A pop-up window will appear, prompting you to specify the version you want to install. From the Version drop-down menu, select "release 1.11.0" or "1.11.0". Make sure there's a checkmark next to the specific version you choose.

Step 6: Modifying Installation Name (Optional)

The launcher will automatically generate a name for the new installation. If you want to provide a custom name, you can edit the text in the "Name" field. This step is entirely optional.

Step 7: Saving the Installation

Once you have selected the desired version and, if necessary, modified the name, click on the "Create" button to save the installation.

Step 8: Launching Minecraft with New Version

Now, go back to the "Play" tab in the Minecraft Launcher. You will see a list of available Minecraft installations. Select the newly created installation for 1.11.0 by clicking on the arrow next to the "Play" button and choosing the correct installation.

Step 9: Updating Minecraft

With the desired installation selected, click on the "Play" button to launch Minecraft with the new version. The launcher will now download and update the game files to version 1.11.0. This process may take a few moments depending on your internet speed.

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