OptiDocs is the documentation for OptiFine.

OptiDocs is a community-made project designed to document all of OptiFine.

OptiDocs contains detailed tables, pictures, tutorials, syntax specifications, and more. It is free (as in libre), open-source, and open to contributions! The documentation here is in the public domain and may be used without attribution.

OptiDocs is current and does not contain specific notes or explanations for older versions, either of the base game or of the mod.

To get started, check out the left sidebar for a list of topics covered and their articles.


OptiFine is a Minecraft optimization mod.

Here are some of OptiFine's features:

  • Performance improvements: optimizations, FPS improvements, and efficient culling

  • Shaders: wavy water, godrays, shadows, and clouds

  • Graphics: mipmaps, anistropic filtering, and anti-aliasing

  • Customizability: toggleable features, custom animations, and particles

  • Feature-rich: adds many exclusive resource pack features

  • Support: a vast community with a long-standing history




Assumes the latest OptiFine version.
Updated to commit 15ef3106.

Last update: 2024 June 12