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Release date

March 22, 2022

2.2.11698 (Windows), 2.2.11696 (Windows, via the Microsoft Store/Xbox app), 2.2.11699 (macOS), or 2.2.11697 (Linux), was an update to the launcher released on March 22, 2022.


  • Added improved timeout to login process to avoid forever spinning during login failure.


  • Some in-Launcher FAQ content had been pushed to Crowdin for localization.
  • Various additional stability and reliability improvements.


  • Fix to bug that left processes running after Launcher close, making Launcher unable to re-launch.
  • Fix to Dungeons install dialog.
  • Fixes to offline mode issues, including adding updated error/fail state during login attempt while offline.
  • MCL-18076 - Snapshots option disabled in patch notes menu.
  • MCL-20088 - Several mentionings of "Minecraft: Java Edition" within the new launcher strings are spelled inconsistently.
  • MCL-20196 - Cyrillic "Ө" and "Ү" characters are not supported by the pixelated font.
  • MCL-20703 - "Patch notes" in Java Edition has a lowercase 'n'.
  • MCL-21080 - Launcher does not allow quoted paths in java path.
  • MCL-21094 - Inconsistency in usage of hypen in "Third-party licenses".