How To Download & Install Flan’s Mod in Minecraft

By Nic •  Updated: 05/22/18 •  6 min read

If you want cars, guns, planes, boats, or really anything else in Minecraft, Flan's Mod is the mod for you! Using content packs, Flan's Mod allows you to add any item you would like to Minecraft. On top of that, you can install multiple content packs at the same time letting you create an entirely different universe in Minecraft. This article will show you exactly how to download & install Flan's Mod, and how to install content packs for Flan's Mod in Minecraft. So, let’s go ahead and find out exactly how to get Flan's Mod in Minecraft!

How To Download & Install Flan's Mod in Minecraft

Installing Forge To Get Mods In Minecraft

Step 1) Download & Install Forge

Just like with most mods these days, Flan's Mod is installed using the Forge Mod Loader. Forge is super easy to install, and we have a dedicated tutorial on doing just that! You can go through it yourself by clicking here. That tutorial will walk you through every single step of getting Forge installed. After you have Forge installed and running, you can continue on with actually getting Flan's Mod up and running!

Check out our in-depth Forge tutorial in order to ensure you get Forge up and running correctly!

How To Download Flan's Mod in Minecraft

Step 2) Download Flan's Mod

So you have Forge installed, but in order to get Flan's Mod installed, you need to download it. Doing this is really simple. Simply click here or the big yellow ‘Download Flan's Mod' button above. This will take you off to the Flan's Mod download page. Here, you can click the big ‘Download Current' button at the top center of the page to download the latest version of Flan's Mod. If you want an older version, simply scroll down to the bottom of the page to find all of the older versions.

Once you've clicked the download button for the version of Flan's Mod that you want, you will be taken off to Google Drive. In the top right-hand corner of the screen, you will have a download button. Click that, and it will download a .zip file with everything you need to get Flan's Mod up and running in Minecraft! Once this .zip file has downloaded, you can move on to step number three!

How To Install Flan's Mod in Minecraft

Step 3) Unzipping Flan's Mod

So you've got Flan's Mod downloaded, but how to do you actually get it installed. Well, first off, we need to unzip the Flan's Mod folder we downloaded. To this, click on the Flan's Mod file you downloaded, and click ‘Extract All'. Then, click ‘Extract' in the bottom right of the window that pops up.

This will create a new, unzipped folder for Flan's Mod. Next, open up that folder, and open up the ‘mods' folder inside of it. Here, you will find a .jar file. This is Flan's Mod, and it is what we will be installing in step 4.

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Step 4) Installing Flan's Mod in Minecraft

This step is actually really simple. Just hit the Windows Key on your keyboard and ‘R' at the exact same time. This will open up the ‘Run' program. In the search box type, ‘%appdata%'. This will launch the ‘Roaming' folder on your computer. At the very top of this folder, you will see a program called ‘.minecraft'. Open this folder, and in it, you should have a folder titled ‘mods'. If you don't, just create one!

After you've found or created your ‘mods' folder, installing Flan's Mod is easy. Just take Flan's mod and drag and drop it into this folder. After you've done that, the mod is installed! We aren't quite done yet though. We still need to make sure that we are selecting the right version of Forge.

Step 5) Open The Minecraft Launcher & Select The ‘Forge' Profile

In order to select the correct version of Forge, we need to open up the regular Minecraft launcher that we allow know and love. From here, we can click the up arrow next to the ‘Play' button. From there, find the profile titled ‘Forge'. Click it, and then, click the big green ‘Play' button. Minecraft should then launch with Forge and Flan's Mod installed!

How To Install Content Packs for Flan's Mod in Minecraft

Step 6) Install Some Content Packs For Flan's Mod

Congratulations! Flan's Mod is now installed, but we aren't done yet. We still need to download and install a content pack in order for Flan's Mod to actually have all of the awesome stuff you want in it. From planes to guns to cars, content packs are needed to add all of it to Flan's Mod. First, you need to download a content pack. You can check out our list of the top 5 content packs for Flan's Mod by clicking here!

Once you've got your content pack downloaded, installing it is super easy. Just go back to the ‘.minecraft' folder, repeat step 4 if you need to see how to do this, and then, find the folder titled ‘Flan'. If you don't have a folder titled ‘Flan' in your .minecraft folder, no worries. Create one! Just make sure that it is spelled and capitalized exactly like this: Flan

Once you're ‘Flan' folder is created, installed a content pack in it is super simple. Just drag the content pack you downloaded into the ‘Flan' folder, and boom! The content pack is installed. It's super easy, and you can actually put different content packs in here and run them at the same time. Thus, your combinations are endless with Flan's Mod!

Now, repeat step 5 to launch Minecraft with the correct version of Forge, and you're done!

How To Get Flan's Mod in Minecraft

Step 6) Have Fun & Enjoy Flan's Mod!

There you have it. That is everything that you need to know about download and installing Flan's Mod in Minecraft. It's time to have some fun, build stuff, or install some other mods.

A great thing about Flan's Mod is that you can run it with other mods and give Minecraft a TON of variety. If you want to see how to install other mods, check out our Minecraft category for tons of mod tutorials for all kinds of awesome Minecraft mods!

Thanks so much for reading and using our tutorial on how to download & install Flan's Mod in Minecraft. You can also check out our video on installing Flan's Mod by clicking here! If you're having any issues, please post in the comment section below, and we will try out best to help you out! 


I have been playing and modding Minecraft since 2010. In 2014, I started getting interested in creating Minecraft servers and teaching people how to do it online. This led to thousands of videos covering how to do anything and everything in Minecraft!

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