How to get minecraft working on Windows 8.1 or Windows 8 [Java Problem]

Yup, A tutorial for people who don’t know how to get MC Working on Windows 8.1/8. Note: If the launcher fails to start, minecraft is not working. This tutorial is how to get the LAUNCHER WORKING…
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  1. Can you help me I try to play Minecraft I’m logged in and it acts all
    normal, fills the blue bar all the way up and then it goes away, it never
    opens the game or anything and it lets me hit the play button and it
    repeats the whole process. PLEASE HELP!

  2. when i log in it tells me that i can only play the demo :'( please help

  3. Thx now I can finally upload to youtube now

  4. I start up minecraft, but when it starts up it stops working and
    crashes(This is on windows 8.1 and minecraft 1.8.3, what do I do?)

  5. I need help. I did all the stuff, but I don’t know how to get java 7
    working. Do you keep it in the downloads folder, or put in “Program Files
    (x86)” ?

  6. It isn’t working! No matter what java version I use I can’t get it too
    work! I’ve even tried switching to 64x but it is not working! plz help…

    I like cookies…

  7. is it why it says: java.netconection:conection timed out:no further

  8. Thx now i can play my mc

  9. When i run Minecraft the minecraft launcher opens. i click play still
    normal.but when it runs proper minecraft it just closes then says Java
    Runtime Enviroment dectected a problem.

  10. [21:21:55] [main/INFO]: Setting user: jobhyde
    [21:21:55] [main/INFO]: (Session ID is token:
    [21:21:56] [Client thread/INFO]: LWJGL Version: 2.9.1
    [21:21:58] [Client thread/INFO]: Reloading ResourceManager: Default

    Starting up SoundSystem…
    Initializing LWJGL OpenAL
    (The LWJGL binding of OpenAL. For more information, see
    OpenAL initialized.

    [21:22:00] [Sound Library Loader/INFO]: Sound engine started
    [21:22:00] [Client thread/INFO]: Created: 512×256 textures/blocks-atlas
    [21:22:01] [Client thread/INFO]: Created: 256×256 textures/items-atlas
    # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
    # EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x277e3e88, pid=9516,
    # JRE version: Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (8.0_40-b26) (build
    # Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (25.40-b25 mixed mode windows-x86 )
    # Problematic frame:
    # C [ig4dev32.dll+0x3e88]
    # Failed to write core dump. Minidumps are not enabled by default on client
    versions of Windows
    # An error report file with more information is saved as:
    # C:UsersNoelAppDataRoaming.minecrafths_err_pid9516.log
    # If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit:
    # The crash happened outside the Java Virtual Machine in native code.
    # See problematic frame for where to report the bug.
    AL lib: (EE) alc_cleanup: 1 device not closed
    Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM warning: Using incremental CMS is deprecated and
    will likely be removed in a future release

  11. I have a different problem. I can open and play MInecraft, but it keeps
    I just got this new laptop today too, I really don’t want to have to return
    it so soon.


  13. Do you have to use the launcher everytime you play minecraft? I have the
    launcher on my desktop and just click it when i want to play. IS that

  14. thank u it worked. ill subscribe you

  15. I just got a new computer with windows 1.8.3 an hp and was wondering how to
    install it. Ive been having problems. I have java and I tried it with
    google chrome. What should I do? It says “unable to start the minecraft
    runtime environment. this is most likely caused by a corruption. please try
    to reinstall minecraft.” I reinstalled, it didn’t work. Maybe im doing
    something wrong. please help

  16. Thanks Man It Works Thanks For That Tutorial :DDD

  17. I have Windows 8 Enterprise running Java 8 Update 25, every time i want to
    play minecraft, it gives you the white screen with the console information
    and then backs out (closes the game). Is there a fix to this solution? It
    also makes a little notepad document. Please help! I hate windows 8 

  18. i loveman thank you

  19. FUCKING HELL YEA!!!!!!!!!! i love you, it’s work finally

  20. opening the java download requires administrator access. is there a way to
    get minecraft to work without it?

  21. that doe’s not work

  22. Help! My minecraft wen I play turns into a bunch of flashing lights!

  23. It didn’t work

  24. PLEESE HELP I HAVE bought Minecraft and I click on it it says download
    launcher then half way though it pops up saying unable to update luncher I
    press OK then it all comes of and does not work please tell me what to do
    BTW windows 8.1

  25. for me it says that I can only play the demo and not the full version.
    please help me

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