Joypad Mod for Minecraft 1.8.9/1.8/1.7.10


One of the best things about gaming on the PC is versatility. Mods, updates, downloads and other additions to a game can be quickly snatched up and installed, which means consumers get the content they want when they want it in most cases. Even when you have a game like Minecraft which was not built to be played with a controller on the PC, you get something like the Joypad mod which lets you use your Xbox or other controllers to play the game on your computer. On top of that, it allows a second player to come along in a special split-screen mode available only with this mod.






The Joypad mod shouldn’t really surprise anyone. With the popularity of Minecraft on the Xbox 360 and PS3, it’s no wonder players are migrating from consoles to PCs for a better experience. That’s basically all it is, too – just a way for you to play the game using a different input source. The multiplayer on a single computer is pretty nice, but you need to have a high-end PC for that to work without drastic drops to your FPS. If that sounds like you, then you’ll probably really like this mod. It’s still good for anyone who would rather play with a controller than a mouse and keyboard too.

Joypad Mod for Minecraft 1.8 and 1.7.10 Changelogs

  • Updated precision handling of the cursor and in-game camera.
  • Updated control menu to resemble the Minecraft key/mouse menu.

How to install Joypad Mod?

  1. Download and install Minecraft Forge
  2. Download the mod
  3. Drag and drop jar file in %appdata%/.minecraft/mods
  4. Have fun!

Download Links for Joypad Mod

for Minecraft 1.8.9

for Minecraft 1.8

for Minecraft 1.7.10

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  1. On the 3rd picture i see on your screen this: Y – Inventory and that stuff
    How do i do that so i can see it too?

  2. Can’t play splitscreen, it says connection timed out or error i only have one premium account but tried with different names but no way to connect

  3. Had splitscreen working for Lan with my kid using different user names but as of yesterday no longer seems to work

  4. this needs a 1.8.9 update it wont work with 1.8.9 Forge ….. sorry it corrupts when i enter controls menu and has config optioon greyed out in mods section of menu also Optifine is installed with forge and workds fine so that not it

  5. Hi, in the controller settings – attack/destroy is “axis 6 +” when I’d expect it to be right trigger – any ideas how to fix ? On 1.8.9 mod. Thanks

  6. ok, running windows 10, and there is no such file ( %appdata%/.minecraft/mods ) so where do you put the .jar file ????

  7. Does this not work on Windows 10? I am able to connect my controller to one screen, and my mouse and keyboard to the other, but I am unable to control both screens at the same time.. Someone please help


  8. Please someone help me I’ve done everything as instructed in the mod, I open the game and check to see if it’s running and everythings good. Yet when I go to controls to set up my 360 controller it won’t recognize the controller. I check my PC and it’s says it’s there along with this I’ve updated my driver and everything still nothing. Please help

  9. im trying to play with it but i can only play with one screen and when i click on one the other wont move


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