0

I have tried downloading Minecraft Java Edition on my Windows 11 computer for a bit and it keeps saying "Looks like something went wrong" and bellow that says "We weren't able to install the app (0x80070057)". What should I do? Is there a certain version I need to download?

1
1

The new launcher is known to have issues for many players on Windows 11. You should try downloading and installing the Windows 7/8 launcher, which is the launcher that was previously used on Windows 10. Download it here and select Windows 7/8.

To get rid of the message about upgrading the launcher, right click the shortcut for the game and change compatibility to Windows 8 on the compatibility tab.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.