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"Unknown" redirects here. For the unknown element, see ???. For the unknown Minecraft Dungeons level, see MCD:???.
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This feature is exclusive to Bedrock Edition. 
Unknown
Info update BE1.png
Renewable

No

Stackable

Yes (64)

Tool

Any tool

Blast resistance

0

Hardness

0

Luminant

None

Transparent

No

Flammable

No

Catches fire from lava

No

Unknown is a placeholder block exclusive to Bedrock Edition that generates in place where blocks have an invalid ID.

Obtaining[]

The block can be obtained in Vanilla of placed with the /setblock or /fill commands then broken with any tool. It breaks instantly.

Loading a block with an incorrect ID will result in it being replaced by an Unknown block, although it retains its ID.

Some Marketplace worlds that are meant for older versions of the game can generate this block. These may include worlds that haven’t updated to work with the latest version.

Data values[]

ID[]

NameIdentifier
Unknownunknown

History[]

Pocket Edition Alpha
?Info update BE1.png A placeholder block was added to represent blocks with invalid IDs.
0.5.0With the addition of tooltips, the placeholder block now displays the name "Unknown".
Bedrock Edition
?"Unknown" can now be obtained with commands.
1.16.210?"Unknown" can no longer be obtained with commands.
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