Minecraft: How to Find Diamond Quickly
This is a short guide on how to find diamond in minecraft with a quick and easy alternative to regular mining. This article with give an easy step dy step guide that is easy to follow.
This guide will show you how to find diamond quick and easy in minecraft.
ATTENTION! -This dose not work on mac!
STEP 1: The first thing that you want to do is to go on google.com and type in, Minecraft Cartographer in the search box. Now click the first link.
STEP 2: Now once you are on the page you first need to download the link were in says:
YOU NEED THE: Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 redistributable package (x86)
STEP 3: Once you have downloaded that, download the first link on the page were it says:
STEP 4: Now once you have it fully installed the folder will pop up and you need to double click the cartograph file at the top and click extract all files.
STEP 5: Once you have finish extracting just double click the application and run it.
STEP 6: Once you have cartograph open you need to select the world that you want to find diamond on and make sure that its on normal and click render.
STEP 7: Once it is done rendering it should say done. Now go back to cartograph and dont change any thing exept were you see the two boxes that have 0 in them. In the second box delete 0 and put in 56 (the item id # for diamond ore) and click render.
STEP 8: Next step is to open up paint and open the file with your world on regular day. Now, open another paint and open the file with only 56 (diamond) on your world.
STEP 9: Go on the window with only item id 56 (diamond) loaded. Now on you keyboard type, ctrl+a, then ctrl+c. This will select all and copy it.
STEP 10: Now go on the window with your normal day and at the top were it says image click the arrow and then click the arrow on select and make sure that you check Transparent Selection. Now just type, ctrl+v, which will paste it on.
STEP 11: Once you have done this you will see lots of little dots appear on your screen. This is actually the location of all the diamond on your map. It dose not tell you the depth of where the diamond is, but if you are able to locate the area in which it coresponds on the surface all you need to do is mine strait down (or 1×2) and you will eventually hit diamond.
If you follow all these steps you will have plenty of diamond in no time.