How To Use the Skindex Editor to Make Your Own Minecraft Character Skins

How to Easily change the skin of your character in Minecraft using the Skindex Editor. This video shows how to find the default steve.png skin file, edit the skin in Skindex including choosing color codes, and how to load the skin into Minecraft.

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00:00 Minecraft Change Skin with Skindex Editor Intro
00:30 Skindex
01:13 About the Skindex Editor
01:29 First View in Skindex
01:48 Find steve.png and load into Skindex
02:28 Copy the .jar file to a new folder on your HD
03:22 Copy steve.png out of the .jar file
04:18 Upload steve.png into Skindex
04:43 The Skin and the Outer Layer Grid
05:14 Show and Hide body parts
06:18 The Skindex Tools Panel
07:04 Using the Color Wheel and Color Code
07:54 Using Paint Bucket and Auto Tone
08:22 Choosing Colors with the Eyedropper
09:05 Using the Pencil Tool
09:21 The Darken and Lighten Tools
09:52 Using Undo
10:34 Painting hidden areas
11:48 Painting in Skin Color
12:24 Add Detail with the Outer Layer Grid
13:15 Fixing Mistakes
14:25 Save the skin to your HD
15:01 How to Share your skin
15:37 Change your skin with the Launcher
16:51 Change your skin with
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This Minecraft Change Skin in Skindex video is recorded in Minecraft 1.16.5 but these ideas will work with other versions of Minecraft as well.

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