Minecraft Forge API Installer

Minecraft Forge APIMinecraft Forge (API) for Minecraft 1.9.3/1.9.2/1.9 is an open-source tool or a modification layer which provides modding capabilities to developers and players. It allows them to remove and sometimes minimize the incompatibilities between Minecraft mods. For instance; players can install multiple mods of similar functionality without any glitches or errors. On the other hand developers can hook their mods rightly without worrying about conflicts with other mods.

Forge API 1.8.9

Forge API installer running on Windows 7

Download the Minecraft Forge Installer for Windows and Mac

Below you can find installers for almost every recent Minecraft version.

For 1.9 Universal (Direct):  Forge-1.9-.jar (10th April – 3.6 MB)

For 1.9 Installer (Direct):  Forge-1.9-install-.exe (10th April – 3.88 MB)

For 1.8.9 Universal (Direct): Forge-1.8.9-.jar (29th Feb – 3.6 MB)

For 1.8.9 Installer Windows (Direct): Forge-1.8.9-install-win.exe (29th Feb – 3.88 MB)

For 1.8.8 Universal (Direct) : forge-1.8.8-11.14.4.1576-1.8.8-universal.jar (Alternate)

For 1.8.8 Installer Windows (Direct) : forge-1.8.8-11.14.4.1576-1.8.8-installer-win.exe 

For 1.8.8 Installer (Direct) : forge-1.8.8-11.14.4.1576-1.8.8-installer.jar 

For 1.8 (26 Oct, 2015):  forge-1.8-11.14.3.1525-installer.jar [ Direct – Size: 3.42 MB]

For 1.8 (26 Oct, 2015) :  forge-1.8-11.14.3.1525-universal.jar [ Direct – Size: 3.17 MB]

For 1.8:  forge-1.8-11.14.3.1521-installer.jar [ Direct – Size: 3.4 MB]

For 1.8:  forge-1.8-11.14.3.1521-universal.jar [ Direct – Size: 3.1 MB]

For 1.8: forge-1.8-11.14.3.1450-installer.jar [Installer]

For 1.7.10:forge-1.7.10-10.13.3.1424-1.7.10-installer.jar (2.9 MB)

For 1.7.2: forge-1.7.2-10.12.2.1147-installer.jar (2.59 MB)

For v1.6.4:forge-1.6.4-9.11.1.965-installer.jar (Installer, 2.2 MB)

For v1.6.2:minecraftforge-installer-1.6.2-9.10.1.871.jar (2.0 MB)

For v1.5.2 – minecraftforge-universal-1.5.2-7.8.1.738.zip (1.9 MB)

For v1.4.7minecraftforge-universal-1.4.7-6.6.2.534.zip (1.73 MB)

By LexManos and cpw, supports all platforms. Last updated 3rd March, 2016

Minecraft Forge Changelogs:

Build 1450:

  • Bump version for new RB.
  • Cleanup some spammy output.
  • Quiet ClassPatchManager debug spam by default. Reenable using -Dfml.debugClassPatchManager=true.
  • Quiet FMLControlledNamespacedRegistry debug spam by default. Reenable using -Dfml.debugRegistryEntries=true.
  • Quiet CrashReport class pre-loading debug, no flag to re-enable.
  • Cleanup mod signature data table. Easily seperating those mods with signatures vs those with none.
  • Cleanup mod state dump to be easier to read by displaying the states in abreviation and placing them before the mod info.

How to install Minecraft Forge API?

All the new versions of Forge come with installer, the steps below are for v1.5.2 and below.

  • Download the latest version of Forge from link above.
  • Go to your /.minecraft/bin folder and open Minecraft.jar using WinRAR or 7zip
  • Open mod zip file, drag and drop its files and folders into the jar
  • Delete META-INF inside the jar
  • Launch Minecraft and check

Tips and Warnings

  • Minecraft Forge has a built in FML (ModLoader), you don’t need to install any.
  • It’s better to install MCF on a fresh copy of Minecraft.
  • Majority of Forge mods install inside, <C:\Users\UserID\AppData\Roaming\.minecraft\mods> folder.
  • Do a test run before installing any mods in MCForge.
  • Minecraft Forge updates very often, make sure you have latest version.

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