Alternative download options for Minecraft: Java Edition
If you can't get the standard download of Minecraft: Java Edition to work on your machine you may want to try with one of the alternative options below.
|Windows (recommended)||Just double click and install. Easy as pie!||Minecraft.msi|
|Windows (alternative)||Get Minecraft without our handy installer. If that’s your thing.||Minecraft.exe|
|Mac||Open it and drag Minecraft to your applications!||Minecraft.dmg|
|Debian / Ubuntu||Install and run, no fuss!||Minecraft.deb|
|Arch Linux||Install minecraft-launcher from the AUR - need help?||minecraft-launcher|
|Other Linux||Requires Java 8 to be pre-installed.||Minecraft.tar.gz|