Hello friends! Today we will be opening up the server to test the new Minecraft version 1.13 snapshot. In this post, we are providing information on how to acquire the correct version for testing and how to create a bug report on any issues that you may find while testing. Be warned that you may encounter several bugs while you are helping us test, that is the point of testing! We ask that you report the bugs on our Server Bug Report forums section as you come across them in testing, this will help the Hypixel Team bring the full Hypixel experience to 1.13. ▶ The Latest Minecraft Version First, you need to have the latest version of Minecraft downloaded. To do so, go to the Minecraft launcher. You can download the Minecraft launcher here: https://minecraft.net/en-us/download/. Spoiler: Downloading 1.13 Prereleases Open the Minecraft launcher and login to your Minecraft account. In the launcher, click the three horizontal bars in the top right corner to see "Launcher Options". In your Launcher Options, click the grey box to enable snapshots. Now go back to the "News" section of the launcher. There will be a green "Play" box at the bottom where you can see what version you are currently using. On the side of the Play button is an up arrow. Clicking on the arrow will give you a list of Minecraft versions. Choose the "Latest snapshot - 1.13-pre9" to use the correct Minecraft version for testing. Now, click your Play button to download and start playing the latest version! ▶ Joining the Testing Now the fun begins! You can join the testing by going to Multiplayer and Direct Connect. IP for 1.13 testing: 1-13.hypixel.net You will be on the Hypixel server with the latest Minecraft version for testing 1.13. ▶ Reporting Bugs Please take your time to test different aspects of the server such as lobby functions, game functions, game cosmetics, rewards, and so forth. When you do encounter a bug, please review this thread https://hypixel.net/threads/guide-good-bug-report-practices.1532299/. Now that you have read there, you are ready to submit a bug report for each different issue that you encounter while playing on the test version. To submit a bug report, go here: Click To Submit a Bug Report The Hypixel Team appreciates you taking your time to help us in supporting the latest version of Minecraft. We couldn't do it without your support and we thank you in advance for all of your future, detailed bug reports!