How to Summon a Lightning Bolt in Minecraft?

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How to Summon a Lightning Bolt in Minecraft?

How to Summon a Lightning Bolt in Minecraft

There are a variety of items, tools, and other features that you could possibly add to your gameplay in Minecraft. While these items or features don’t have to be of any particular type or nature How to Summon a Lightning Bolt in Minecraft?

You may have also seen the lightning bolt appear on your friend or someone else’s gameplay in Minecraft. Though a lightning bolt is a really rare feature that is quite difficult to find in the gameplay. As it appears from  time to time in some respective parts of Minecraft. 

The thing is that you can actually add the lightning bolt to your gameplay at the exact moment when you wish it to appear in your  respective gameplay.

How to Summon a Lightning Bolt in Minecraft?

In this article given below, we will be following the respective way of adding the lightning bolt to your gameplay in Minecraft by using the required summon command, so do follow this  article to the very end in order to get the whole thing done. 

A lightning bolt can be easily added to your  gameplay in Minecraft by using the required command for summoning it. The process of summoning the items or features is quite a direct and simple way of doing so. 

Let us consider the list of varying editions of Minecraft that do support the process of adding the lightning bolt to the gameplay in Minecraft. 

The editions of Minecraft that do support you to summon the lightning bolt in the Minecraft gameplay are;

Java  Edition – 1.8.0

Pocket Edition – 0.16.0

Xbox One – 1.2.0

PS4 – 1.14.p

Nintendo Switch – 1.5.0

Windows 10 Edition – 0.16.0

Education Edition – 0.14.2

So these were the respective editions of Minecraft that allow you to summon the lightning bolt in Minecraft. 

Now coming onto the the respective process of summoning the lightning bolt in Minecraft, we have;

  1. Opening the chat Window

The very first step towards the process of using the clone command in Minecraft is by opening the chat window there.

A chat window is just like a messenger inside your respective gameplay that enables you to chat with the various players available on Minecraft and to place the required command for performing a required action in your respective gameplay. 

There are various types of actions that you could possibly perform with the help of the command in the gameplay, such as adding the  items or tools, setting the time to a certain level, or locating the coordinates of the  respective place. 

The process of opening the chat window in the Minecraft gameplay does differ with the different editions of Minecraft. As there are  different set of 

Here, you need to perform a different process for opening the command in one edition than you will in any other edition. 

The process of opening the chat window  in different editions of Minecraft are;

Java  Edition

For opening the chat window in the Java Edition, you need to press the key T on your  keyboard. 

Pocket Edition

You  need to press the chat window icon present on the Minecraft screen in your  respective device. 

Xbox One

For opening the chat window in your Xbox one edition of Minecraft, press the D pad button available on your controllers. 

PS4

You need to press the D’Pad button on your controller for opening the chat window in your PS4 edition of Minecraft. 

Nintendo Switch

For opening the chat window in your  respective Nintendo Switch edition of Minecraft, you have to press the video icon indicated by the half right arrow button on the controller. 

Windows  10 

For opening the chat  window in the Windows 10 edition of Minecraft, you  need to press  the key  T  on  your respective  keyboard. 

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Education Edition 

In order to open the chat window in your  respective Education Edition edition of Minecraft, you need to press the video icon indicated by the half right arrow button on the controller. 

So these were the required steps for opening the chat window in the varying editions  of Minecraft. 

Here, you have successfully opened the chat window in your respective editions of Minecraft. 

Now that you have opened the chat window in your respective editions of Minecraft, let us look at the  required command for summoning the lightning bolt there. 

Summon command for lightning bolt

The required command for summoning the lightning bolt in the Minecraft gameplay in the respective edition of Minecraft are;

Java Edition 

There are various kinds of summon commands for changing the summoning the Java Edition that differ accordingly. 

The summon command for changing the summons in the Java edition versions below  1. 8 is;

/summon lightning bolt < pos> 

The summon commands for changing the  summoning the Java Edition versions above 1.8 is;

/summon lightning bolt { x} { y} { z}

How to Summon a Lightning Bolt in Minecraft?

Where, the words pos and x y zare the abbreviations and  are used to display the respective whereabouts for the emerging lightning bolt in the gameplay. 

pos – the word pos refers to the position of the lightning bolt where it will emerge respectively in your gameplay, you need to provide the exact position of the place or point where the fitebal will appear. 

The pos is usually presented in the form of the coordinates of the respective point in the gameplay. 

x y z – the words x y z are used to refer to the respective coordinates of the location or point where you wish to add the lightning bolt in your  respective Minecraft gameplay, where x, y, and are  associated with the three coordinates of the respective point. 

Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, Wii U, Nintendo Switch, Windows 10, and Education Edition

The summon commands for changing the  summoning the Java Edition versions above Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4, PS3, Wii U, Nintendo Switch, Windows 10, and Education Edition is;

/summon lightning bolt { x} { y} { z}

Now that we have known the respective command for placing a lightning bolt in the gameplay, let us get to the process of applying it. 

  1. Applying the Command

After you have successfully  opened the chat window and known the respective summon formulas for making the required changes. The other step of the process of using the summon command is to apply the command. 

You need to type the respective summon command in the chat window for performing the respective action that you wish for. 

Suppose you wish to change the summon to the creative mode of the player whose name is BabaYaga. 

How to Summon a Lightning Bolt in Minecraft?

After you have typed the required summon command inside the chat window, you need to confirm the summon command by hitting the Enter button on your respective device or edition of Minecraft. 

There the lightning bolt will appear on the respective position where you have actually summoned it in the required summon command. 

The message will appear on the lower left corner of the gameplay there. This message  will show that you have successfully summoned a lightning bolt in your respective gameplay.

Here, you finish the process of summoning the lightning bolt in your respective gameplay .

So that was all about using the summon command to call a lightning bolt in Minecraft. 

Follow the links given below to get a similar guide to the various other processes of adding the items or tools, features in Minecraft. 

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