How to Install Minecraft Forge on Your PC

We have a tutorial for installing Minecraft Forge on your computer:


Forge is a Minecraft server type that allows you to run mods. It is the most popular modded server type and is used with the majority of mod packs available.

Reminder: You must install the exact versions of mods and Forge on your server AND on your computer in order to successfully connect to a modded Forge server.
  1. Download the installer for your desired version of Forge at
  2. Run the installer and select Install client.
  3. Hit ‘Ok’ and the installer will begin downloading the Forge files. Wait until the files have been downloaded before proceeding to the next step
  4. Once the download is completed, you will see this screen. Select "OK" and then open your Minecraft Launcher.
  5. Once you open your Minecraft launcher, ensure that you have your chosen version of Forge selected from the menu to the left of the play button.
  6. Finally, press play and enjoy Forge!


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Mitchell Smith

Managing Director @ Shockbyte

  • Forge, Mods, Forge server, modpack
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