How To Use Cartography Table In Minecraft
The Minecraft cartography table is a new table that is used to modify the existing map. You can change every aspect of the map, like upgrading it to a larger size, locking a map, and copying it effectively. This topic is regarding how to use a cartography table Minecraft with screenshots and step-by-step instructions. Let us get started now.
In Minecraft, these are some of the items that are used in a cartography table.
How to make a map?
For creating the map in a cartography table, all you require are 8 papers and a compass. Next, you need to open a 3X3 grid crafting table that will look like this, as shown below.
Step-1: After that, the important task is to add the items to make a map in a 3X3 crafting table itself. It depends on the system you are using. If you are using the Java addition of PC or Mac, Xbox or PS then 8 papers and 1 compass would work well. But if you are using PE or window 10 then you need 9 papers to make a map.
Step-2: But for making a map, you must arrange these items in the correct order. Talking from a Java edition perspective, you need to place a compass at the center of the 3X3 grid crafting table and 8 papers on the remaining grids, as shown below.
Step-3: After you have arranged all the items in the correct order, you need to move the map to the inventory.
How to make a paper?
Below is the step-by-step procedure to make a paper with screenshots. Have a look.
Step-1: First, you need to collect three sugarcanes. Next, open the 3X3 crafting table, which will look like this.
Step-2: Next, add those 3 sugarcanes in the 3X3 grid crafting table as shown below.
Step 3: Lastly, as the paper has been created. Add the paper to the inventory.
How to make a glass pane?
Lastly, the very important item is the glass pane. Its step-by-step procedure is explained below with a screenshot.
Step-1: for this, you need 6 glasses. Now firstly, you have to open your 3X3 crafting table where you can add these glasses, as shown below.
Step 2: the following very important step is to move the glass pane to the inventory, and congratulations, you have made the glass pane.
What does a cartography table do in Minecraft?
Cartography table Mine craft can do the following tasks for you.
- Increase the size of the map using a cartography table.
- Make a copy of the map using the same item.
- Lock the map.
Let us now see how it can do the above task for you easily and effectively.
Increase the size of the map using cartography table
For increasing the size of the map, the following materials are used which are.
- 1 map
- 1 paper
- 1 cartography table
Steps by step procedure to increase the size of a map
Step 1: place a cartography table. Before you use the cartography table, you need first to select the cartography table in a Hotbar. Next, position your pointer on the block where you want to place the cartography table. You can see the block getting highlighted in your game window.
Step-2: Add a map- Next, place the map on the top slot of the cartography table shown below that you want to magnify.
Step 3: Add a paper- after placing the map on the top slot, next place the paper on the below space on the cartography table as shown below.
Step-4: Now, as you have made the giant map. Please place it in the inventory.
Step-5: Open the new modified map- here, you will see that the details are not been filled in. Travel around your world so that your map gets filled up with any missing details as such.
Make a copy of the map using the cartography table
Below you will see the step-by-step procedure to make a copy of the map. But before that are the three materials that are required to make a copy of the map, which are –
· 2 maps
· 1 cartography
Step-1: Select your cartography table in your Hotbar. As explained before you need to position your pointer on the particular block.
Step-2: Add a map on the top slot of the cartography table that you want to duplicate.
Step-3: Place an empty map on the second below slot.
Step-4: As the copy of the map, is created. Lastly, add that map to the inventory. You are done with the final step now.
Lock a map using a cartography table in Minecraft
Locking a map in Minecraft can be done through the following steps. But before that, you need the following items, which are –
- 1 Map
- 1 glass pane
- 1 cartography table
Step-1: Place the cartography table in, the same way as before. Here also you need to select the cartography table in your Hotbar. Then position the pointer on the block where you want to place the tool.
Step-2: Next, place the map on the top slot of the cartography table which you want to lock.
Step-3: That place the glass pane on the down slot of the cartography table as illustrated below.
Step-4: Lastly add the locked map to the inventory. You are done with it now with all the steps.
To check it, while you travel the world, you will see that no further details will be entered.
Concluding the entire topic in short, that though the whole steps remain the same. Few things vary, such as the positioning of the items in a cartography table. Overall, it’s a smooth task for every gamer. All you require is a bit of concentration and creative skills. If you have these attributes, then you are good to go for something big.
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