Warning to Minecraft PC Users: Updating via Xbox App Could Result in Lost Worlds!

Microsoft warned PC Minecraft players not to update their game using the Xbox app.

Using the Xbox app to update Minecraft on PC might delete your world. The app can auto-update if not adjusted.

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What did people responded?

Many people have reported losing their Minecraft worlds after updating through the Xbox app, despite Microsoft's warning.

Before updating Minecraft on PC, run the Gaming Services Repair Tool recommended by Microsoft.

We recommend that

– Launch the Xbox app on PC. – Click your Profile picture.

Here’s how:

– Click on Support. – Click on Gaming Services Repair Tool – Click on Start Troubleshooting.