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How would I make an entity stay frozen on the spot, mid air (no AI)?

I have been trying to make falling sand that stays in the air instead of fall down, I have tried spawning it with No AI and teleporting it with 40 pulses per second and a location of ~ ~ ~ but ...
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How would I make something spawn when and where a snowball hits something?

I know how to make things spawn as they follow an object, but is there any way to make them spawn once lets say a snowball hits its target? I am working on a way to make snowballs that spawn tnt upon ...
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How does one use @e data on a custom named snowball

The below command does not work on a Snowball and I was wondering how to do it. execute @e[name=snowy] ~ ~ ~ particle smoke ~ ~ ~ 0 0 0 0.1 5
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“Naming” a block

When you put an item in an anvil (provided you have enough experience) you can re-name that item. Usually this is used for nametags and equipment, but can be used for anything. I recently used this ...
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How do you make teleporting blocks?

I have been trying to find a way to make teleporting blocks in Minecraft. I've searched multiple sites and videos, but cannot find anything. Any ideas how to do it?
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Detect if player clicks with item such as stick or blaze rod?

how would I detect if player clicks with item such as stick or blaze rod? I suppose this would use scoreboards? I also can not use comparators or such, it will all be hooked up to a clock, although ...
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Speed up wait time in order to change Minecraft Username?

I would really like to change my username in Minecraft, but I have to wait two days. I know it sounds stupid, but is there any way to speed up time in order to change it sooner? The username I chose ...
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Minecraft: Fall Damage

How many blocks does a Skeleton and Creeper need to fall to completely die? I've tried to do 24 blocks and it worked but it seems not necessary.
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Most compact way to connect pressure plate and piston

I am trying to make a mob spawner trap with instant fall to lava lake. The actual thing I need to connect is (the block below piston isn't needed): I figured out double negation connection with ...
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How can I make a mob in which players can punch blocks through?

I am trying to make a sheep in which players can punch through, sadly I have had no ideas on how to do this. Does anyone know how or is it impossible in Minecraft's current state?
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invulnerability no longer working

im trying to make a mob that is invulnerable to all, yesterday on the same mc version I had the same command and it summoned a sheep that could only die to someone in creative mode with a diamond ...
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Having a very odd lag issue on ONE minecraft server

On minecraft, I've been getting horrible lag on one of my favorite servers. I checked the ping (by hovering over the bars in the multiplayer menu), and it's great: 35. However, when I join the server, ...
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Stop command blocks on clock when sign clicked?

I am making a one command creation which means that the command blocks are on a constant clock, I can make a sign on the front of it and I was wondering if there was a way to make it so if that sign ...
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How can I detect if a player is wearing a specific piece of armour?

How can I detect if a player is wearing a piece of armour? Let's say it was leather and named bob with a single lapis dye added to it. what would I do? I can't use comparators and such, only command ...
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Add half a hunger point?

How would I add half a hunger point to a player when they are in a certain area? I have got the detection part right I just don't know how to add exactly half a hunger point. Here is what I have ...
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Need Help, changes on NBTExplorer do not change

I really need help on teleporting my player while he is offline, as I accedently added the ~ to /tp @p ~ ~ ~300000000 and teleported to an illegal position. I then tried to use NBTExplorer to change ...
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Command so that anyone within a radius who isn't me gets teleported?

I know [r=x] is to make a radius and you can do /tp @a[r=30] x y z to teleport someone everyone 30 blocks away but how can I do it so it excludes me? So let's say that me and two other people are ...
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How do you get saddles?

How do I get a saddle for my horse? Is it a crafted item, or a looted item?
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Minecraft realm not showing up in singleplayer

I have a realm that has run out of time, but I had it in single player, and now it won't show up. It is still in saves, and in the folder in still has level.dat and the region folder. How can I fix ...
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Detect when player attacks another player

I would like to detect when a player attacks/hits/hurts another player or entity. I have tried to use the AttackTime tag, but it doesn't work. Here is what I have tried (on a 20HZ clock): First ...
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how to not commence a command depending on player health?

I have a command that simply turns grass into dirt when a player stands on it. execute @p ~ ~ ~ detect ~ ~-1 ~ grass 0 setblock ~ ~-1 ~ dirt Is there any way to make this not happen when the ...
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How can I add half a heart of health using command blocks?

How would I add half a heart of health to a player when they are in a certain area? I have got the detection part right I just don't know how to add exactly half a heart. Here is what I have tried ...
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Minecraft Modded Crash after mod initialization [on hold]

Minecraft 1.7.10 Private Modpack (Made by me) keep crashing after the forge mods initialization process. Crash report link: http://pastebin.com/vMMMT3Na Anyone can help?
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My Minecraft username isn't changing [on hold]

I recently changed my Minecraft username and when i opened minecraft and i tried to join a server it said 'No authentication with Minecraft.net' i have asked my friends and tried to join different ...
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How to testfor and execute the effect in the single command block?

I want to do the following but not add a comparator linking the testfor to the setblock, instead I wish to have them in the same space. /execute @p ~ ~ ~ testforblock ~ ~-1 ~ grass /setblock ~ ~-1 ~ ...
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Can you make retractable sticky pistons, while extended, in Minecraft?

I was wondering if there is a mod or something to allow sticky pistons that are extended to be pulled or pushed by other pistons? There must be a way to make this work, because trying to make a ...
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Why won't Minecraft with Forge load? [on hold]

Lately, I was trying to open MineCraft with Forge. It got to about 3/7 and then just went completely white on the MineCraft screen. I have no idea why MineCraft with Forge won't load! (PS: I recently ...
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How do I use the /playsound command?

I am completely unfamiliar with this command, but I want to know how to use it. Normally all I have to do is type /[example] and then press tab, and a bunch of options will show up. For an example, ...
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Why can't I type my name? [on hold]

I was playing around with color codes and so i decided to try my name and after wards my keyboard wouldn't work only signs and chat would work I tried everything you name it hard reset and turn off ...
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PermissionsBukkit won't turn build off for default

I'm trying to set up a Minecraft server with some CraftBukkit plugins and am having trouble getting PermissionsBukkit to work. Specifically, even though permissions.build should be false for group ...
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Summon a chest with enchanted items?

Everytime I try to use a command to do an enchanted item it never works and there's just a 0 next to the item. I tried to spawn a diamond sword with sharpness in a chest but instead in the chest there ...
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How to fix java.lang.NullPointerException Minecraft

On minecraft, whenever I try to join a server, it says: java.lang.NullPointerException People say that I need to reinstall minecraft to fix it. Do I have to delete my .minecraft folder? If so how? ...
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execute @e with scoreboard does not work

I have a squid with a custom name of "Create_Pig_Alter", and whenever it is "standing" on stone, I want to set a scoreboard objective for the squid. I've tried the following command, but it isn't ...
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How to non-op use items in spawn?

I'm starting to setup a server, me and a few friends are making a little decent spawn, were we don't want to have anyone that joins place/destroy blocks. I even disabled mobGriefing so that people ...
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Minecraft executing on an entity not working

What i am trying to do is make an entity say hi when it is in a certain radius of another entity. I have used a scoreboard called PigProgress. What is happening is that I am giving a score of 1 to ...
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Minecraft runs slow, but high fps

When I play Minecraft, it runs choppy. I usually get around 200 fps but for some reason it still looks slow. Then sometimes out of nowhere it runs really really smooth. My system specifications. ...
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Minecraft end.ogg file? [on hold]

In my Minecraft folder, I went into my Minecraft mob sounds folder named "enderdragon". I just assumed that that is where all the enderdragon sound effects are kept, and I was partially right. I found ...
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Minecraft launcher won't open

When I try to open up my minecraft launcher a popup comes up and says downloading runtime, it only loads until there is a few mb left to load but then another pop up shows up and states that it is ...
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Once changed to 1.8 to download Forge, my Minecraft won't run once I press 'Play' [on hold]

To Download Forge, I have changed my Minecraft to version 1.8, as I saw on this website, however it says once you have changed to 1.8, run it by playing. This for some reason won't work for me and ...
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Can you reset the nether?

Im new to minecraft . I finally got into the nether and was disapointed. I could not find a nether fortress . Can i reset the nether? If i can please let me know. Im on Pc
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Apply and effect when left clicked/right clicked with minecraft?

Is there a way so that I make make it when I left click/right click with a certain item it applies an effect? I know that you can apply attributes to wearing armour and things but I want it so when ...
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Minecraft Vanilla elevator

How can I use command blocks to test for whenever a player is standing on a certain block within a certain area, and then teleport them?
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Will buildings disappear (and chunks change) if I go too far?

Somebody told me that if I travel too far from my house, it will disappear (possibly with my treasury). Is it true? Will the chunk change if I travel too far? I travelled across tens of thousands of ...
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How to make the Forge option appear? [on hold]

I read the instructions to download the latest Forge and did EXACTLY what it told me to do. But then when I wanted to run Forge, I can't find it in my edit profile thingy. I tried 5 more times, but ...
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Why isn't my mod working with armorstands?

I made 2 custom mobs, a Fairy, and a Ghost, both using armorstands as a base, after the command block creates them it assigns them a scoreboard of either Fairy or Ghost, I understand why it doesn't ...
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Riding in a Minecart

I have Minecraft PC 1.8.7 and when I begin riding in a minecart while facing North, I continue to face North throughout the ride. How do I face the direction of travel?
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After changing my minecraft username I can't play on any of my servers?

When I changed my Minecraft name I logged out of my launcher and relogged. When I tried to connect to a server, it said : "Not authenticated with Minecraft.net" Any help ?
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Connecting to a server problem? [on hold]

Every time I try to connect to any Minecraft server it says "Connecting to the server" and after 1-2 minutes it says "java.net.connectexception: connection timed out: no further information" My ...
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Minecraft Yogscast Complete, Offline Error [on hold]

I keep trying to play on this mod pack as it is one of my favorite ones. However I keep running into an error saying Unrecognized Windows Socket error: 10106. I have done: - Reinstalled the ...
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Hack Slash Mine crash on start (Minecraft, technic launcher) [on hold]

I bought Minecraft and installed the Technic launcher. I downloaded lastest version of Hack Slash Mine and if I wanted start it, it always crash every time I start it. In console it shows this error: ...