I downloaded a mod for Minecraft 1.8.9. When I try to play the 1.8.9 Forge I get a message that I have to use the newer version of Forge, 1.11.2, in order to play Minecraft.
But when I load the 1.11.2 version of Forge, it doesn't load my 1.8.9 mods.
So, how do I play old mods with the new launcher? Is it possible?
Sounds like the mod you downloaded wasn't properly formatted. Only download mods from reputable sites, like Curse.
Plus, Forge will only load mods of the same version (very few exceptions).
Did you verify the version of the mod you downloaded?
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