How do I update Minecraft to 1.19 on Mac?

Answered by Ricardo McCardle

To update Minecraft to version 1.19 on a Mac, you will need to follow a few simple steps. Let’s walk through the process together:

1. Open the Minecraft Launcher: Locate and open the Minecraft Launcher on your Mac. This is the application you use to launch the game.

2. Go to the Installations tab: Once the launcher is open, you will see several tabs at the top. Click on the “Installations” tab to access the installation settings.

3. Create a new installation: In the Installations tab, click on the “New” button to create a new installation profile. This will allow you to choose the version you want to update to.

4. Select the latest version, 1.19: In the new installation profile window, you will see a dropdown menu labeled “Version.” Click on it and scroll down to find the latest version, which in this case is 1.19. Select it from the list.

5. Customize profile settings (optional): You can also customize other settings in the installation profile if you wish. For example, you can allocate more RAM or change the game directory. However, these settings are optional, and you can leave them as default if you’re unsure.

6. Finish creating the profile: Once you’ve chosen the desired version and adjusted any additional settings, click on the “Create” button to finish creating the installation profile.

7. Launch the updated profile: Now, go to the “Play” tab in the Minecraft Launcher. You should see the newly created profile with the version 1.19. Simply click on the “Play” button next to it to launch the game with the latest update.

8. Enjoy The Wild Update: Congratulations! You have successfully updated Minecraft to version 1.19 on your Mac. Explore the new features and content introduced in The Wild Update, and have fun playing the game!

Please note that the process described above is specific to the Minecraft Launcher on a Mac. The steps may vary slightly if you’re using a different operating system or launcher.