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v0.7.2 alpha was a minor update to Minecraft: Pocket Edition that was released on July 4, 2013. It added player lists and player name tags, and fixed some of the bugs and crashes in 0.7.1.



  • Player name tags for multiplayer
  • Player List
  • Pressing "Edit" on the world selection screen now shows world seeds.



  • Chat is easier to use (Unicode support)
  • Slight GUI change
  • Added more friction when flying in Creative Mode (Android).
  • Added new sound to zombie pigman.
  • Added symbols in Minecraft font to use in chat.
  • Sleeping now takes a shorter time (equivalent to Java Edition).
  • The multiplayer servers now show up at the top of the play menu, rather than the bottom.


23 issues fixed
From released versions before 0.7.0
  • MCPE-389 – Issue loading a world with a dot after the name
  • MCPE-1691 – Dpad is too small to play
  • MCPE-1711 – Limited entering of text on signs and weird behavior while typing numbers
  • MCPE-1718 – Cannot type a lower-case "i" on a sign
  • MCPE-1723 – Cannot type "ñ" and the accents (á,é,í,ó,ú) in signs
  • MCPE-1776 – Crash when placing sign on floating sand
  • MCPE-4470 – Letters are capitalized after a space or being deleted
  • MCPE-4650 – Nicknames in multiplayer games are not displayed
From 0.7.0
  • MCPE-2464 – Item names not correct.
  • MCPE-2564 – Can't pick up water when using split touch controls
  • MCPE-2577 – Left hand mode not working
  • MCPE-2588 – On chat screen accents (like "é") appear as strange symbols
  • MCPE-2956 – Armor Disappearing
  • MCPE-3283 – No empty bucket in creative mode when having milk.
  • MCPE-4062 – Keyboard doesn't disappear when receiving a hit while chatting
  • MCPE-4283 – 0.6.0-1 has wool names (e.g., "cyan wool") but now only says "wool"
From 0.7.1
  • MCPE-4049 – When creating a world it still does not create and goes to world that I already have
  • MCPE-4129 – Players stuck in chat
  • MCPE-4191 – Typo on Realms screen in 0.7.1
  • MCPE-4293 – Bed spawn and Armor don't be conserved when joined player disconnecting
  • MCPE-4359 – Major bug: Random crashes
  • MCPE-4482 – Armor Disappearing in WIFI Play
  • MCPE-4507 – Can't see the message you're typing