You may ever get the problem where the Shaders tab is missing in Minecraft. By the way, why don’t you have the option to add Shaders in Minecraft? For this case, let us find the solution to your problem.
To fix your problem, you need to download and install Optifine in order to get them up and running. You have to note that Shaders is not technically a mod. It is a graphics pack which is installed in a very similar manner to texture packs. The shader packs are not supported by Vanilla Minecraft.
DOWNLOAD & INSTALL OPTIFINE IN MINECRAFT
STEP 1) DOWNLOAD OPTIFINE
To download Optifine, you are able to visit this link; https://optifine.net/downloads.php. You may want the latest version available, and we always recommend getting the ‘Ultra’ version because it is going to have the most features. After you have found the version you want, so you are able to click the ‘(mirror)’ link/button next to it. Then, you are going to be taken to a page with a bunch of ads. In the middle of all of those ads, you are going to see ‘Download OptiFine’ with the version. Please click it. Automatically, Optifine is going to download. Also, you may need to confirm that Optifine is a safe file, and judging by the millions of downloads it has had, we are able to confirm it is. Now, you have sorted through all of the download pages.
STEP 2) OPEN THE OPTIFINE INSTALLER
After you have already downloaded Optifine, now you have to open up the Optifine Installer. Actually, this is pretty simple as well. All you will need to do is right-click on the downloaded file. Then, you are able to choose ‘open with’. Next, you have to click ‘Java(TM) Platform SE binary’. After you do this, a little program is going to open up.
STEP 3) INSTALL OPTIFINE
When you have gotten the Optifine Installer open, all you need to do in order to install the mod is click the ‘Install’ button. From there, Optifine is going to install itself. After a few minutes, a box is going to pop-up which says “OptiFine is successfully installed.’
STEP 4) OPENING MINECRAFT WITH OPTIFINE
You are not done installing Optifine just yet. Now, you have to open up the normal Minecraft launcher and click the little up arrow next to the ‘PLAY’ button. From there, you have to look for a version that is titled ‘Optifine’. Please click that version and hit the ‘PLAY’ button.
STEP 5) ENJOY OPTIFINE IN MINECRAFT
After you know how to download and install Optifine in Minecraft, finally, you are able to enjoy Optifine in Minecraft. With Optifine perfectly installed, optimizing Minecraft’s graphics has never been easy. If you want to speed up the game, so you are able to turn the graphics down. Then, if you want to make it look like a futuristic, MMO RPG, so you are able to turn everything up to 11. The choice is yours.