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How can I update Minecraft?

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Hey there, I’m on Ubuntu 18.04, and was wondering how I can update Minecraft. The guide downloads the old version, how can I upgrade it to the newest edition?

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Hi there @chenal,

What you need to do is visit the Minecraft’s Website and copying the link that says Download minecraft_server.X.X.X.jar, where the X’s are the latest version of the server.

Then you should be able to follow the steps as normal and just change the minecraft_server_1.15.2.jar with the number that you’ve got from Minecraft’s website.

Regards, Bobby