Finding the Minecraft Data Folder
You may need to find the Minecraft data folder for many reasons, the following is a guide to do so.
To find the Minecraft data folder on Windows, hold down the Windows key (usually a picture of the Windows logo, and typically between the Control and Alt key, usually to the left of the space bar) and then press the R key without letting go. A box should pop up, titled “Run”. In that box, you need to type
%appdata%\.minecraft, then click the OK button.
Triple click the line below to select it, then right click (hold control and click) and select Services > Show in Finder
If you are unable to complete these steps, then try this:
- Switch to Finder
- Press ⌘ + Shift + G
- Press Go
On Linux, the Minecraft data folder is located in