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Make Player Shot Arrows

When killing a player with an arrow, it will come with different death messages depending on who or what shot the arrow: Dispenser:[player] was shot by arrow Player/Mob:[player] was shot by ...
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Why wont /testfor work?

I've been trying to do /testfor @a [r=5] for something, but it wont work! It just gives me an error message like "Data tag" something something "Unexpected "[" as first char." I've done the command ...
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Minecraft Resonant Rise 3 server not starting [on hold]

My friend and I want to play Resonant Rise 3 together, but I can't make a server. This is the log server log: LINENUMBER 1929 L77 ALOAD 0 GETFIELD net/minecraft/world/World.field_147482_g ...
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Options for moving Minecraft worlds between locations and computers? [on hold]

My son and his friends work on several Minecraft worlds when at each other's houses. So far it's done with an awkward combination of Dropbox and USB sticks. What Minecraft world management solutions ...
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Is it possible to replicate spawn conditions for wither skeletons? [duplicate]

As most probably know, in terraria, it is possible to replicate certain spawn conditions artificially in controlled conditions. One example is the meteorite in which having x amount of meteorite ore, ...
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why does my minecraft keep crashing? i try to run it without mods, but it keeps crashing before i get a chance to. and look closely at the first line [duplicate]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Surprise! Haha. Well, this is awkward. Time: 4/20/15 9:01 AM Description: Initializing game org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated at ...
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I can't play Minecraft after updating my Java [on hold]

Well, i tried and tried almost all the solutions i can find online but am unable to find the source of this predicament. It would be great if someone can help me out here. This is what i have on ...
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How do I get Forge to work? [on hold]

I have Minecraft 1.8. I downloaded the correct Forge on the installer and selected the Forge_ profile in my Launcher. But when I launched Minecraft, there was no mods tab! Help?
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Modded minecraft won't let me make a world [on hold]

I tried making a world with Biomes-o-plenty and it would make it and then crash. So then I tried making a normal world and it also crashed. More Info? I'm running Minecraft 1.6.4. System Info: ...
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What's wrong with my command? (might be me or a bug)

So I have this simple setup to show what the problem is: this command block checks for a quartz block above it: this one checks if the left command block's previous output is true: But then when ...
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Can't find sprint button?

What is the sprint button in Minecraft 1.5.2? I know it's a silly question to ask, but I can't seem to find it. Thanks in advance for the help.
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Why will minecraft's NEI search only search mod names?

A friend of mine recently made a custom modpack for the technic launcher, but when we use the NEI search function, the only thing that works for searches is the names of modpacks. For example, ...
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Is there a way to spawn zombies at certain coordinates?

For my adventure map, I need to know if you can spawn zombies at certain coordinates using command blocks. Allowing them to spawn naturally in the dark is not an option.
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How do you spawn ONLY zombies in Singleplayer?

I'm making a maze where you have to fight zombies and get to the end, but all these other mobs start showing up and I can't figure out how to spawn only zombies. Also, I can't use dispensers.
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How do I divorce my 'Minecraft Comes Alive' husband?

I thought I was on my mods profile and I wasn't. I logged on and saw that my mod stuff wasn't there. Including my MCA husband. I had built a large house that took me a while to make. When I logged ...
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Controller Problem (Solved)

So, I just got a PC X-Box controller, I downloaded JoyToKey and a config file for Minecraft, but when I move the stick to the left, it goes up. When I move it down, it goes right etc. Can someone ...
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Mod pack not working [on hold]

Recently I decided to make my own mod pack, but for some reason when ever I try to get a large amount of mods the game becomes incredibly unstable and will randomly crash. I have had my friends test ...
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Minecraft Server Hacked

I am the admin on a server, and a new person came on the server for the first time. He asked for a book to "write a story". We gave him the book and he gave it to the owner. The owner opened up the ...
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Will your item return to the world in Minecraft?

In Minecraft will the items in your inventory return to the world after Death? I was far away from home mining and I couldn't find my way back. So I killed myself to get back home. My question is: ...
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Minecraft Forge server crashes on startup [on hold]

When I try to start the .bat file (to start the server) it opens for a second and then crashes. I'm not sure what I'm doing wrong, here's the .bat file output. Note: I've tried it with and without ...
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Can I /clone relative to entities, not the command block?

I am trying to make a map where you have to make a village from scratch, and I need help. I'm trying to make a /clone command happen relative to where a mob that's named house is, and I cant figure it ...
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Windows 8 minecraft

I have a laptop that has windows 8 and when I am in game playing minecraft inventory, I have to hold my mouse to drag and pick the items and I don't like that. I have tried switching mouses and that ...
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MC 1.7.10 Forge Server 'Connection Lost Timed Out' error [on hold]

Does anybody know how to fix this, and yes I have port forwarded correctly and I have restarted everything and it is still giving me this error. Although it works perfectly without mods.
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Why cant I save subsets with Not Enough Items?

In NEI, I know you can save your own custom subset. But when I right click the subset area it won't show the saving loadouts. I have already tried right clicking. So can someone help please?
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Block dictionary for Minecraft [on hold]

So I got a working mod for Minecraft later it showed a dictionary thing couldn't find this block what should I do?
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Running Same Minecraft Server On Two Machines At Once [on hold]

Is it possible to make two computers run a single minecraft server? I know there are clusters out there but I don't know if that's what I'm looking for.
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Why is my minecraft forge mod loader not working with java 1.7

I have been having issues with forge mod loader since i updated to java 1.8. After some research I concluded i needed to downgrade to 1.7. I have uninstalled 1.8 from the control panel downloaded ...
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My mods are causing Minecraft to crash [on hold]

When I start the game without iChunUtil, I see "ichunutil: minimum version required is 4.0.0". I tried to uninstall 4.0.0, 5.0.0, 4.2.2. versions, but it still crashes. I believe iChunUtil is causing ...
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So i've gotten the minecraft forge 1.7.2 problem [on hold]

My game used to work after if fixed it long ago by downgrading my java but this time.I've gotten it again and my solution dosent work anymore can someone plz help? The game dosen't launch when i ...
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Early Game Extra Utilities Generators?

I'm in the process of creating my first "infinite" energy source. I've always down the nether lava pump and thought I'd try something new... I created an automated tree farm the produces charcoal, ...
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My Minecraft keeps on crashing when i start a game. (Not responding) 1.8.3 [closed]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // This doesn't make any sense! Time: 4/15/15 5:10 PM Description: Updating screen events java.lang.IllegalStateException: failed to create a child event loop at ...
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Minecraft Vanilla crash IllegalStateException: Expected BEGIN_ARRAY but was STRING at line 1 column 1?

Whenever I click the icon on my desktop to get to Minecraft, the launcher loads as usual, like it should. But when I click the "Play" button, the launcher goes away, but then comes back saying this: ...
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Connection Reset when connecting to LAN world [closed]

I was trying to play on a LAN server with my sister who is on the same network, but I can't see the LAN world when she hosts it and when I host it, we get the error "Connection Lost. Internal ...
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Minecraft PC edition in a Single-board computer [closed]

I'm currently involved in an educational project teaching programming with Minecraft and ComputerCraftEdu. We are having issues due to the really old computers that many schools have. Even when the ...
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Why am I suffering extreme lag on any multiplayer server in Minecraft? [on hold]

Since yesterday, I have been suffering extreme lag on any multiplayer server in Minecraft. Whenever I join a server, my chat messages won't show up, everyone else is frozen, and the world is not fully ...
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Trying to put up a ftb server but get tons of errors [closed]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // I let you down. Sorry :( Time: 4/15/15 4:31 PM Description: Exception in server tick loop cpw.mods.fml.common.LoaderException: ...
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RPG-esque Area Names on Entry in Minecraft

So the title command lets you put a fancy thing across people's screens like you might see in some RPG. I'd like to use this as a way to give names for areas in my adventure map- for example, they ...
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How to detect players from specific distance or position? [closed]

I want to be able to know this so that I can continue on making my adv. map.
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How do I testfor a certain amount of players in a certain radius?

So I am making a Spleef game on my server and I need to testfor 12 players within about 35 blocks from the command blocks. I tried /testfor @a[r=35] leading into a /tp command to teleport the players ...
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CactusChat (Minechat for PC): Why does it always say I have invalid login credentials? [closed]

Whenever I try logging in to CactusChat (PC version of MineChat) it always says "could not make request to auth server." Does anyone have any input?
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Can the ender dragon see you in minecraft when you have a potion of invisibility

I am planning on fighting soon and just wondering if a potion of invisibilty would be a good thing to bring along.
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Does a portal to Alfheim draw mana equally from the two pools?

I have a portal to Alfheim set up (not yet turned on) with a mana pool to each side as instructed in the Lexica Botania. One side is powered by some Hydroangeas (slow flowers) and the other side by ...
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Java Hotspot 64-bit Server VM Warning [duplicate]

When I press play on Minecraft it always says this: [19:33:17] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: xTrizTp [19:33:17] [Client thread/INFO]: (Session ID is ...
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Modded Minecraft profile won't load [closed]

In Minecraft (on a Windows computer), I downloaded Forge and the Dragon Mounts mod, both for 1.7.2. With only Forge, everything worked fine, but with the mod, when I clicked the play button, it loaded ...
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How to launch Technic from flashdrive

I've downloaded Technic to my flashdrive, as well as the JLauncher and the JPortableLauncher. I run JavaPortableLauncher.exe but it is asking which Jar file I want to run. I've found both a ...
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How to make a Pulse only activate on the second time activated?

I've hit a problem while making a map. I want one command block to activate on the the first pulse but another when I hit the button a second time. If there are any Redstone pros out here then could ...
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My Minecraft Single Player World is not loading (I am using forge) [closed]

I'm having problems with my Minecraft Forge. I installed my mods and I loaded my saved singleplayer world, and as usual, I see the loading world page but then it takes me to the Minecraft Menu Page. I ...
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Why won't my minecraft download on the PC? [closed]

So, My minecraft on the PC won't work because it pulls me to a tab (somehow still in the minecraft sever...) that says "Output on my gamertag and i don't know how to fix it...
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What is the most efficient wood based fuel?

Which form of wood is actually the most efficient in furnaces? I would appreciate if there is a descending list of efficiency. This includes any thing that can be made from wood, including charcoal ...
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To cut out of mod just one tab [closed]

A mod adds several tabs in the inventory. Is there an easy way to cut out of mod just one tab and use this tab as another sinlge mod?