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How to change minecraft character skin in offline mode

Hello minecrafters! Looking for a change? Here’s how to change your minecraft character skin in offline mode! It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3! Step 1: Download or create your […]

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Hello minecrafters!

Looking for a change? Here’s how to change your minecraft character skin in offline mode! It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3! :)

Step 1: Download or create your own minecraft skin and Save it into your computer (You can save it in your desktop because we will move this into another directory)

  • You can download different minecraft skins by different minecrafters in this link.
  • You can create your own skin using a pattern, click here to open the character image and then click ‘Save image as…’.
  • You can also create your own skin using different Minecraft Skin Editors. Click here to see list of editors.

Step 2: Open your Start Menu and type ‘%appdata%’ in the search box. Press Enter.

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Step 3: Open ‘.minecraft’ directory

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Step 4: Double click ‘bin’ and then open ‘minecraft.jar’ with WinRAR archiever.

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Step 5: In the WinRAR window, double click ‘mobs’ folder and copy the image of the skin (char.png) inside it.

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**Make sure that your Minecraft application is not running to be able to copy the image!

Step 6: Open your Minecraft application, Press F5 and there you go! You now look different!

Here’s a sample of what my character look like! Altair from Assassin’s Creed!

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Have fun mining and crafting! :D

If this doesn’t work for you, or if you don’t want this, try another way.. See Different character skin using Minecraft citizen’s names (For single player or multiplayer on nonpremium)

49 Comments

  1. Good! I finally i installed my new skin :D
    Thanks cakewarrior :D
    -ItsKwarANDWilliam

    • Good to hear that this helps. You’re very welcome and thanks also! :)

  2. i have the offline game i want to change my skin free

    • Does the procedure in this blog helps you to change your minecraft skin? I believe the skins in the link provided are free. Please do tell us. Thanks!

  3. Kris

    there’s no minecraft.jar inside bin. What can I do?

    • It is impossible to run minecraft without it inside the bin folder.
      You have to reinstall your minecraft, I guess.

      In case, you can download it in the page links below..
      https://minecraft.net/
      http://teamextrememc.com/

      Thanks! :)

    • moreFIEN

      Actually u just go into the same .minecraft folder, but instead of /bin/ go to /versions/

      go to the version folder that u use, open the jar that it uses and itll be under /assets/textures/entity/ and itll be called steve.png

      as i also do not have it in the bin folder

      • moreFIEN

        dont forget to backup the original steve.png
        and rename ur new skin to steve.png

      • thanks its WORKS!!!!!

      • Hey, thanks for sharing this here! Appreciated. :)

      • Farhan

        Thanks man :D

  4. kyle726

    I couldn’t find my minecraft.jar
    Is there a way to change the skin without it

    • Hello, please refer to moreFIEN’s response on previous comment/s. Thank you :)

  5. Soo cool doods i can finnaly change ma skin!!! thx Cakewarrior

    • Thank you for your feedback! You’re cool also! :D

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  10. thierry2413

    so easy :) and fast I took more time just for finding this than installing my skin :) thank you

    • Glad this helps you. Thank you also :D

  11. thierry2413

    so easy and fast :) thank you !!!!!!!

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    lol

  13. raihan

    why when i change my skin it was purple hands with black head,torso and feet

    • Hello, maybe the size of the skin you have chosen doesn’t match the original size of char.png

  14. john

    it stopped working what do i do?

    • Try checking if char.png in your minecraft.jar file is still the skin you have copied. Thanks! :)

  15. declan

    this doesnt work at all only on singleplayer because your replasing steve png skin but on servers because people hav steve skins it loads out of your .jar and u see them as your skin… how do u do it propoly so peeps can see it on servers

  16. EvilTaco170

    WRONG!!!
    that changes what every player that you see looks like!
    i need offline skin that ppl can see but they have there OWN skin
    i dont want to see my skin on every player i see

    • This only changes the skin of the player’s character skin. And the title of this is “How to change minecraft character skin in offline mode”. Thanks anyways :)

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    You guys are the biggest noobs in history to be playing PE! Honestly, just buy a PC account for 27$! NOOBIES!!!!

  18. Jack

    Sorry, that’s not how i meant to put it. I suppose it’s good for the PE players, but, well… I dont play. Sorry again, and cool name!

    • Thank you for sharing your thoughts, but try to be nice next time. :)

  19. DarkdashXGamer

    UM, sorry, I tried a lot of ways and it still doesn’t work!

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  30. Dizz14

    My skin was in the wrong format so I tried to resize it in paint. But when it saved, all of the transparent spaces were turned white. So I have a white head lol! To fix this resize your skin image with paint.NET or an image editor that supports transparency.

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