Do you want to add shaders mod to Minecraft? You may want to do it since long time ago but you do not know how to do that. If you go on by yourself, you may be afraid that you do a mistake. So here, we will help you to guide you in adding shaders mod in Minecraft.
The first thing that you have to do is to download and install OptiFine. You have to choose the version that you want which is the same as the version of Minecraft that you are using. Some people say that Ultra version is the best version since it has a lot ot features. If you find the version that you want, click on the word ‘Mirror’ beside the name of the version. Then, you will be brought to a page with a lot of ads and you have to scroll down and look for Download OptiFine. Click on it to download. If the download is done, go to the downloaded OptiFine Installer, right click, choose Open With and then choose Java (TM) Platform SE binary. You will see a small box popping up and click on Install.
After downloading and installing OptiFine, now you have to download the shaders. You can download the shaders that you want but the most popular in the Minecraft community is the Minecraft 1.15 shaders. Some recommended shaders are listed below.
- Sildrus Vibrant World
- Continuum Shaders
- Kuda Shaders
The shaders which downloaded will be saved as a .zip file. Make a folder and put all your downloaded shaders there.
Now, it is time for you to locate and open your shaders folder. To do that, you have to play the OptiFine version by opening your Minecraft launcher and then click on Options. Now, you have to choose Video settings and you will be directed to another page. Choose and click Shaders and click the Shaders folder and a folder window will pop up. Now, look for the folder where you put the downloaded shaders and move it to the shadepacks folder that you just opened. You have to close the folder and Minecraft and then Launch Minecraft again and choose the OptiFine version. You must click on Options and then continue with the installation.
After that, you have to install your downloaded shaders pack. How to do that? You have to choose the shaders pack on the folder that you created. Then, move the folder where you put your shader into the shaders folder. Choose Video Settings and it will bring you to another page. There, you have to choose and click on Shaders and click on the Shader Folder so you will be able to see the shader pack that you installed. Finally, click on Done. Now, you are able to play Minecraft in different experience with the shaders that you have.
The steps are so easy, right? You are able to follow the steps above carefully so that you can add the shaders without facing any problem.