Minecraft has an in-game chatting feature. However, it’s not as useful as some players would like. It
doesn’t allow friends to talk to one another when they’re not in a particular server, and players can’t
add people that they enjoy playing with to a ‘friends’ list.
That’s something that the Friends Overlay Mod wants to change. After installing this mod, players can
simply press F4 to bring up a Friends menu. Players can use this menu to add new players, see what
their friends are currently doing (playing in a server or in single player), and even send messages to
When you receive a message while playing, a simple notification pops up on screen. You can pause the
game and read the message if you’re playing single player, or you can simply open it by pressing F4 in a
Friends Overlay has already gained a following of fans. However, in order to use it properly, you’ll need
to interact with people who also have Friends Overlay installed. This mod does have Twitter integration
tools available for sending messages, but in order to talk to your friends in-game, both parties will want
to have it installed.
Thus far, Friends Overlay 1.4.7 is Minecraft’s best chatting and social networking tool. Install it today
and start connecting your friends in a more seamless and useful way.
How to install Friends Overlay Mod for Minecraft 1.4.7
Step 1) This mod requires players to have installed either ModLoader or Minecraft Forge (installing both
is not required)
Step 2) Download the Friends Overlay Mod here
Step 3) Open your Minecraft.jar folder and drag the files from the FriendsOverlay.zip folder you just
downloaded into it
Step 4) Delete the META-INF folder in your Minecraft.jar
Step 5) Fire up Minecraft and press F4 to start talking with friendsFriends Overlay Mod for Minecraft 1.4.7 ,