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Minecraft | How to Change Java Version (8, 11 and 16)

Some versions of minecraft require a specific java version, here you can change which you want to use. The changes will only take effect after you restart your server.
Do not change your Java Version unless you know what you need.

Go to your and click Select your server.

On the Top Right, Select Startup

On the right side, you should be able to choose between Java 8, 11 and 16.

Java 8 = 1.12.x/1.8
Java 11 = 1.16.x
Java 16 = 1.17.x
Java 17 = 1.18x

Once you choose a Java Version, Restart your server.

if you cannot choose a Java Version, open a ticket on Discord and we will give you permission on changing it.

All done! You should now be able to change your Java Version
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