Optifine is such a useful mod and if you are a huge fan of Minecraft, then you already know what it is as there is a high chance of you already installed the mod. This one is important because you are able to set some options to your video card and if you do not have a very good computer, then you will also need this mod.
When you are thinking about simplicity, you are able to think about a lot of stuff and Minecraft is part of them. The game called Minecraft is really a simple game and it has good and bad things, just like the other games out there. The weakness of this game is the fact that it is using a lot of resources, so if you want to play it on a normal computer, there could be some issues. Have you ever been in the situation when you planned to change your video card options and you could not because there were no options? The case could be annoying and painful, but there are no more reasons to think about this because the solution has arrived.
You are able to download Optifine on Minecraft Modinstaller. There are a lot of versions of Optifine that you can get, including Optifine 1.8.9. After you have downloaded the Optifine 1.8.9, it is time for you to install it. There are two ways of installing this mod. The first one is without a mod installer. To install it without the mod installer, the first thing that you have to do is to open the new launcher and make sure the version of Minecraft the mod needs is already installed. Then, download the Forge Auto Installer compatible to your Minecraft version. The next thing that you have to do is to install the Minecraft Forge using this installer.
After that, download the mod in the right column Forge. The fifth step is to click Edit Profile in the Minecraft launcher and then open the game directory. Do not forget to extract the downloaded zip file directly in the first game directory folder. When it is done, select the new profile Forge and the Minecraft version. The last thing that you have to do is to login and play as normal.
If you want to install it with the mod installer, please follow these steps. First, open the new launcher and make sure the version of Minecraft the mod needs is already installed. Second, click Edit Profile in the launcher and open the game directory. Third, go into the subfolder versions. Fourth, rename the folder for the version you need for something else. Fifth, open the folder. Sixth, rename to something different. Seventh, open the file with the text editor and replace the id with something and then save it and close it. Eighth, open the class files from the mod with an archiver and copy-paste the files. Ninth, delete the META-INF and close the archiver. Tenth, start the Minecraft launcher. Eleventh, click on Edit Profile. Twelfth, select the file. Thirteenth, click save Profile. Fourteenth, login and play as normal.