FIX: Cannot Run Minecraft. Game Crashed – Java has stopped working (Solved)

If you cannot run Minecraft with errors "Game Crashed" and "Java Platform binary has stopped working", then continue to read below to fix the problem.

FIX: Minecraft - Java has stopped working


This tutorial contains instructions to resolve the following errors, after running the "Minecraft launcher" (Minecraft Java Edition):

  • The Java Platform SE binary has stopped working.
  • Minecraft Game Crashed. An unexcepted issue occurred and the game has crashed.


Minecraft Game Crashed

How to FIX: Minecraft Launcher Crashed – Java not Responding.

Step 1. Uninstall All Versions of Java.

1. Download and run the Java Uninstall Tool to remove all versions of Java from your computer.

Remove All JAVA versions

Step 2. Install the latest Java Version.

1. Download and install the latest Java version (Offline installer).

Install Java

Step 3. Repair Minecraft Launcher.


2. Run the downloaded file (MinecraftInstaller.exe) and click Next at the first screen.

Repair Minecraft

3. At the next screen, click Repair and then wait until the Minecraft Launcher repair is completed.

Repair Minecraft Launcher

4. When the repair in completed, open the 'Minecraft Launcher' and let the program to update all game's and Java components.

5. When the update is completed, you should run Minecraft without any problem. *

* Note: If you still have problems with Minecraft Java Edition, then proceed and update the Display Adapter's (GPU) drivers and try to launch Minecraft again. Alternately, if you own Windows 10 OS, you can run the Minecraft for Windows 10 version.

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