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Migration cape not showing?

As you will know, Mojang are currently migrating players from Mojang accounts to, much more secure, Microsoft accounts. Once you complete migration, Mojang will also give you a free Migrator cape!

Unfortunately, we’ve had loads of posts from people unable to see their Migrator cape. In this guide we’ll go through the most common causes, and how to fix them.

Make sure the cape is equipped on

Head to Once signed in, click Skins and scroll to the bottom of the page, to find CHANGE YOUR CAPE – PC/MAC.

Make sure the migrator cape is selected.

Migrator cape

Check capes are enabled in Minecraft’s settings.

Check: Options > Skin Customization > Cape, it should be ON.

Additionally, if you use Optifine, check: Options > Video Settings > Details... > Show capes, it should be ON.

Options > Skin Customization >  Cape
Options > Skin Customization > Cape
Options > Video Settings > Details... > Show capes

Need more help?

If you still can’t see your Migrator cape, make a post on r/MinecraftHelp and one of us will guide you through some more troubleshooting. To enable us to help you quicker, make sure you let us know you’ve already tried this guide.

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