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Is it possible to see a list of connected players in Minecraft SMP? I tried opening chat and casting /list but nothing happened. Do you have to be op to do that?

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Press TAB, then you will see who is online on the server. To change the button binding for this, press ESC and go to Controls.

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True. Of course when this question was posted this feature wasn't available. –  Lohoris Jul 1 '12 at 20:45
    
Playing on a Mac, this option doesn't work. –  Yuuki Dec 15 '12 at 1:02
    
@Yawus actually it does for me –  Lohoris Jan 28 '13 at 15:48
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I run a bukkit server and I let the players use the /list command. Even though you can push tab its nice to have a number and list of names right there in your chat box.

You can regulate the commands a player can use depending on the command plugin you use. I use the Essentials command pack.

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You can bind the key in the options menu:

ESC > Options > Controls > List Players

Windows: Bind it to TAB.

Mac: Bind it to CMD.

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This command is only available to ops. Only commands /kill, /me and /tell can be executed by non-ops.

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Also, some plugins will have their own personalized commands to tell you who's online. If there's plugins in a server, the command /help should give you a list of what commands you can use, one of those is usually the "who's online" command. –  Nicholas1024 May 8 '11 at 15:40
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that is true, but he is referring to smp. which is technically vanilla minecraft, and he didnt include tags like bukkit etc –  user8949 May 8 '11 at 15:48
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