Minecraft 1.17 Release Candidate 1
A Minecraft Java Release Candidate
We're now releasing the first (and hopefully only) release candidate for Caves & Cliffs: Part I. If there are no major issues following this release, no further changes will be done before the full release.
Update: We've now released a second release candidate.
The Caves & Cliffs Preview
Download the latest datapack.
Fixed bugs in 1.17 Release Candidate 2
- Fixed a few critical issues
Fixed bugs in 1.17 Release Candidate 1
- MC-227323 - Custom player heads sometimes flash when placed on armor stands
- Improved desync issues when exiting a boat over a high latency connection
- Fixed crashes
Get the Release Candidate
Release candidates are available for Minecraft: Java Edition. To install the release candidate, open up the Minecraft Launcher and enable snapshots in the "Installations" tab.
Release candidates can corrupt your world, so please make a backup and/or run them in a different folder from your main worlds.
Cross-platform server jar:
Report bugs here:
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- Adrian Östergård