How to install mods for Minecraft

Instructions on how to install mods for Minecraft of all versions, a complete guide for beginners, which shows the installation of mods in Minecraft, if you do not know how to install mods in minecraft, then this guide is for you. At the bottom of the news you will find common problems and ways to solve them, if something doesn’t work out for you, look at the news below.

Step by step instructions for installing mods:

Step 1.
We will find out what version of the game you have, if you don’t know, start the game and you will see the version on the bottom left.
How to install mods on Minecraft [1.17.1] [1.16.5] [1.15.2] [1.14.4] [1.12.2] [1.7.10]

Step 2
I have version 1.12.2, 98% of minecraft mods use Forge, the rest for Liteloader.
For example, on versions 1.14.4, 1.15.2 and newer, a new "mod loader" - Fabric has appeared, it is already quite popular and there are many mods for it, but Forge is still the most popular. More about the difference between Forge and Liteloader and Fabric

Having found the desired mod, look in the installation section, it indicates for which loader this mod is indicated, this information can also be indicated for a specific file, signed "for Forge" or "for Fabric".

Go to the page and download forge for your version of the game, or Fabric.
If you have Windows, then download the “exe installer”, if you have a different OS, then download the second version.
Run the downloaded file and click OK.