In this tutorial you will learn how to make a sign in Minecraft! And in our how-to video below, we’ll even show you some fun board ideas.
A Minecraft board is a block on which you can display text. You can make different types of boards depending on the type of wood you use, including spruce, birch, acacia, jungle, oak and dark oak boards.
- 1 Available Platforms
- 2 Items Needed To Make A Sign
- 3 Steps To Make A Sign
- 4 Minecraft Sign Command
- 5 FAQ’s
- 6 How To Make A Sign Video Tutorial
- 7 More Basic Recipes
|Java Edition||Windows, Mac & Linux PC’s||Yes|
|Bedrock Edition||Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS, Android, Fire OS, Windows 10 PC’s||Yes|
|Education Edition||Mac, iOs 12, Windows 10 PC’s||Yes|
|PlayStation Edition||PlayStation 3 & 4||Yes|
Items Needed To Make A Sign
- 1 stick
- 6 wood planks (any type of wood)
Steps To Make A Sign
1. Open Your Crafting Menu
First, let’s open your creation menu in Minecraft. You should see the same grid as in the image below.
2. Add The Stick And Wood Planks To The Menu
In the craft menu, add the stick and 6 wooden planks to the grid.
You need to add the items to the grid exactly as shown in the image below. Place 3 wooden planks in the 1st row. Place 3 wooden planks in the second row. Finally, in the third row, place 1 stick in the middle square. This is the recipe for Minecraft characters.
Now that you have added the items to the grid as described above, you will see 3 characters appear in the box on the right.
3. Move The Signs To Your Inventory
Finally, you need to drag the characters into your inventory to use them.
That is! You now have 3 characters to use. A Minecraft board is a block on which you can display text. You can write up to 4 lines of text. And remember that you can make different types of boards depending on the type of wood you use, including spruce, birch, acacia, jungle, oak and dark oak boards.
Minecraft Sign Command
You can also use command to create a character in Minecraft. The sign command is available in the following editions:
- Java edition
- Pocket edition
- Xbox One
- Nintendo Switch
- Windows 10 Edition
- Educational Edition
To run the login command in Minecraft, open your chat window and enter the command below depending on the version you have.
Java Edition 1.13 and higher
/give @p sign 1
PE, Xbox One, Switch, Win 10, Education Edition
/give @p sign 1 0
1. How do you create a sign in Minecraft?
To make a sign on Minecraft, gather 6 wooden planks and 1 stick. Open the Workbench and place your stick in the bottom middle square, then place the 6 wooden planks in the top 2 rows of the grid and click the craft button to create your sign.
2. How do you make a big sign in Minecraft?
Step 1: Materials: Pick a type of fence post, and three different blocks.
Step 2: Posts. Make two posts out of fences about the width of your sign and the height off the ground of your sign.
Step 3: Outline.
Step 4: Fill in the Rest.
Step 5: Finishing Touches.
3. What is the recipe for a sign?
In the crafting menu, you should see a crafting area that is made up of a 3×3 crafting grid. To make an oak sign, place 6 oak wood planks and 1 stick in the 3×3 crafting grid.
4. How many letters can you put on a Minecraft sign?
Signs can face 16 possible different directions when placed on top of a block, depending on where the player was facing. When a sign is destroyed, the original text is not saved in any way. Only four lines of text can be put on a sign, and there is a width-based limit on how much can be written per line.
5. How do you make a glowing sign in Minecraft?
Now, in order to make the sign glow, all players need to do is right-click the sign with a glow ink sac. The text will appear to be glowing, usually having a white or lighter colored border around the text. Players can also use dye on the text to change its color.