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When I login to minecraft, I'm prompted with a message saying I can download the new version for free, but when I look; it says I need to pay 20$. Am I doing something wrong? Or is this just a glitch?
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You're talking about the W10 Edition right? In the Microsoft Store
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iJustine wroteYou're talking about the W10 Edition right? In the Microsoft Store
yes
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It's only free if you bought the disc version last time
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oHENRYx wroteIt's only free if you bought the disc version last time
it was specifically stated it's free for digital version and free on disk with certain conditions.
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There's also another version of Minecraft on XB1 which lets you play with W10, Android, Nintendo Switch and I think iOS users. But you need to be in the insider program and have the digital XB1 version of MC.

I think the W10 Version was free if you played the W10 mc beta.
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"Minecraft owners who have played for five or more hours or have purchased a DLC pack will receive the new version of Minecraft for free. If you're a disc owner, you have until January 30th, 2018 to meet the hour requirement or purchase a DLC pack and receive the new version free. If you own the Xbox One version digitally, there is no date cutoff that you have to meet. Mojang says the five-hour minimum is "to help us separate real accounts from fake ones."
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And yea insider members had this for a little bit was pretty buggy when we first got it but definitely fun to hop into some pc severs!
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