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How to Update Minecraft Bedrock on PC (2023)

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by Nikola "Nick" Jovanovic
How to Update Minecraft Bedrock on PC (2023)

Minecraft updates are always exciting! New versions of this eternal blocky game often bring new content, mechanics, and sometimes completely new biomes or mobs, so if you are playing Minecraft Bedrock on PC and want to stay up to date with all of the new stuff, always be sure that you have the newest version of the game. Check out the guide below to learn how to update Minecraft (Bedrock and Java) on PC.

How to Update Minecraft Bedrock Edition on PC

Most of the time, Minecraft Bedrock Edition for Windows will carry out the update automatically, but if it does not, follow the instructions below to check and initiate the update process manually.

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  1. Go to Microsoft Store.
  2. Click Library (down left, above the Help icon).
  3. Click “Games”.
  4. Minecraft should be listed as “Minecraft: Java & Bedrock Edition for PC”.
  5. Click “Get updates” (top right button).
  6. The update will start.
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Just wait for the update to finish, start the game, and enjoy the newly updated Minecraft Bedrock (and Java) Edition for Windows PC! This refers to the official updates for the full version of the game, if you are interested in early access to new things in Minecraft check out the related link below.

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When it comes to Minecraft Bedrock versions for the PlayStation, Xbox, or Nintendo Switch, updates will also most often be completed automatically and, if in some case they don’t go through, refer to the usual process of checking for updates and updating the games on those platforms. Usually, it is just pressing the start/options button and selecting check for updates – it is much simpler than Windows Store, for sure.

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Nikola "Nick" Jovanovic

Nick has been a Prima Games Staff Writer since May 2022, an old-school gamer, and a gamer journalist with over 25 years of expertise. Our resident micro-influencer from Serbia! When he's not driving through Belgrade, he's probably racing in Gran Turismo or Forza, playing some strange JRPG games or just watching pro wrestling.

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