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Can't change name after adding 'color' in Minecraft PE?

When I changed my Minecraft PE name, I added color from the new update. However, it wouldn't let me enter worlds, so I tried to retype my name without color. Now I can't type or use my name at all, ...
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Cannot connect in multiplayer since version 11.1

Me and my friend have been able to play Minecraft together in the past, but now with version 11.1 we can't play together although we are connected to the same WiFi and we have our multiplayer settings ...
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Unable to play Multi-player on my 2nd Generation Kindle Fire with the new update v0.11.1 alpha

My kids and I each have a paid Minecraft PE on our devices. I have a 2nd generation Kindle Fire and my kids each have a Samsung Galaxy Tab 10. In the past I've been able to join in their worlds. They ...
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Why can't I change my skin? [duplicate]

I have a 4th generation iPod and I can't change my Minecraft: Pocket Edition skin? My brother has the same device and also has the same problem.
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Why can't I read signs that are placed higher or lower than eye-level?

When I try to read a sign on Minecraft PE I cant see it unless it's 2 blocks high. I can't read high or low signs for some reason. I've tried: Breaking and putting the sign back, Turning Graphics ...
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On mcpe, how do you play with your friends on a, say, hunger games server on 0.11.1

Me and my cousin want to play a PvP hunger games map on the mobile version (0.11.1) and were wondering how it could be done - we're using Lifeboat Survival Games as a server, but we can't see each ...
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Invalid name minecraft p.e [duplicate]

Whenever I want to edit my name, it is blank and when I type It won't let me type anything. Any suggestions?? I have already tried getting out of the app reloading, shutting off my ipad, any help??
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Minecraft Pe 0.11.1 online server world loading problem

I got a problem in my minecraft pe. Whenever I try to connect servers like lbsg the server world doesn't loads just I see is a blank world with some people. Whereas my brother who plays on same ...
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How can I roll back to previous MinecraftPE version?

We are still using an iPad1 iOS 5.1.1 to play minecraftPE. We ran an update to minecraft (shouldn't have) and now it won't work at all - crashes, freezes, etc. I have transferred the worlds to my ...
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Colored Text Name Glitch

I tried the colored text trick for my name on Minecraft Pocket Edition and now I can't type anything for my name, but when I do I see blank spaces (no words!). HELP!!!!
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Why can't I type to the chat when I join the server?

I go to a local server, it says to me that I need to login, but I can't type to the chat button. So how can I log to play server? Here is a picture:
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Why is my Minecraft PE gamer tag invisible?

I'm not sure why, but when I was trying to change my name it glitched out, and now I can't type anything as my name. If I try to chat with other players, all that appears in the game is "<". ...
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How can I export a Minecraft Pocket Edition server on a Nook HD?

I have a Nook HD and have an app called PocketMine (for android), the app lets you make a mcpe server. I have made a server and I don't want to go to waste. Here is the question, how do you export a ...
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Have I lost my Minecraft PE worlds forever? [duplicate]

I am clutching at straws here because the last back up recorded on this iPad states "never". My daughter has lost 7 months worth of work on Minecraft. She had hardly any storage space left so this ...
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updated minecraft on ipads [duplicate]

Both my children used to play in each other worlds on two separate iPads, since upgrading the minecraft every time they try to play together it keeps just saying invalid name.
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Do untamed dogs have collars?

I was wondering around my MCPE world when I came across this pack of dogs that are not tamed to me or my sister because she is the only person that has ever came in that world but she never tamed any ...
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minecraft pe- wont let me change skin on custom skin

Recently, I updated minecraft. I downloaded a skin and then went back on minecraft. I click custom skins and then I click the skin I want. However, my screen will turn black and then it goes back to ...
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How to stop an Invalid name error? [duplicate]

I try to use my username Tootyfruity and it keeps saying invalid name even though it has online status lit up. any suggestions in how to end this error??
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Invalid name message when joining Minecraft P.E [duplicate]

I have tried every simple name you can come up with and it still won't let anybody join on any of my Minecraft worlds. I have tried over 123 different names. It just keeps saying invalid name.
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Minecraft pocket edition restoring skin problem

I updated Minecraft PE so I can have custom skins. I clicked on 'restore skins' without selecting any particular skin, It is now stuck with a message saying 'we're restoring your skins!' but it has ...
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I can't join my brother's world [duplicate]

Ok so my brother and I used to play together in the same world but since the new update (we both have the update) we can't play together, I'm confused because his username pops up but when I press it ...
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Can't play on my friends world

Every time my friend and I try to play together on local wifi, his name won't show up for me to join in the world selection screen. We both have the same update (11.1) and we both use the same wifi. ...
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Why does my character keep walking forward automatically?

I just keep walking without even touching the screen. I have tried to close Minecraft and start again or pressing the D-pad but nothing works. I have Minecraft PE 11.0
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PocketMine-MP installation not completing connections

I've previously installed Pocketmine on my OS X machine and had no trouble with Minecraft PE clients connecting to it on the local area WiFi and also over the internet. Yesterday I installed the ...
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Minecraft PE invalid name issues [duplicate]

My son and I have played multiplayer for ages but since the update I can join his but he keeps getting the invalid name warning. Is it mine or his iPad that has the issue and what is the issue?
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How to stop the 'Invalid name' error on Minecraft: Pocket Edition? [duplicate]

Every time I try and connect to my brother or cousins game it says Invalid Name. I have been playing Minecraft for a very long time and since this new update It loads for about one second then it says ...
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What do you need to customise your minecraft Pe on iOS skin [duplicate]

My brother and myself are trying to customise our skin but we don't know how to. When we needed to change our skin we tried to take a photo but it, it said "That's not a minecraft skin silly!"
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Unable to change custom skins

I have a 4th gen ipod. When I try to use a custom skin in Minecraft PE, it tells me, "that's not a Minecraft skin, silly". It's frustrating because they are real skins. When my younger sister uses ...
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How do I stop the Invalid Name Error in minecraft pocket edition, even with an appropriate name? [duplicate]

I've been playing minecraft pocket edition for a while and got the new update recently. How do I stop the Invalid Name error when I join my little brothers server? I've already seen the no spaces or ...
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How do I allow another player in my world? [duplicate]

We are connected to the same Internet but when we try to join each other's worlds it says 'invalid name'. We are using the update with boats that can fit 2 people.
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How do you keep mobs from despawing?

In Minecraft PE I want to make a sheep farm, but I'm afraid they will despawn. There are no name tags in mcpe, so how do I do this without modding?
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Why can't I join mincraft to the other one on 0.11.1 [duplicate]

I can't join my iPod to my iPad with the latest version of mcpe I was wondering if The message came up to you :logged in at at her location ?
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How do I solve an “invalid name” error? [duplicate]

Why does multiplayer pe say"invalid name" when i try to join.it never did it in till ya'll updated it for 0.11.0
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Cannot connect to minecraft PE external servers [duplicate]

I have Minecraft: Pocket Edition on iPod but every time I try to go on an external server it says invalid name! How do I fix it?
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How do I get my Minecraft Pocket Edition password if I have forgotten it?

I don't know what I need to do to find my password since I have forgotten it. When I try to sign in, it tells me that there is an error with my password and "this account is already registered". ...
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How do I get on a Minecraft PE server when it says 'invalid name'?

I am having trouble getting onto a server in Minecraft PE on iOS. When I tap on the person's server it just says invalid name: I have tried turning off and restarting the iPad, going to home screen ...
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How do I connect to another player's world in Minecraft Pocket Edition 11.1? [duplicate]

I updated my Minecraft to 11.1 and I want to join my cousin's world but it is just giving me the message 'invalid name' What do I do?
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Children Can't Access Each Other's File on Latest Minecraft PE

I have an iPhone 5S and my son has an iPod Touch 5th Generation and we both just updated to the latest version of Minecraft PE (V0.11.0 alpha). Since updating, my daughter cannot join my son's file. ...
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Minecraft pocket on Hudl

My son has been playing Minecraft pocket version on his Hudl for a few weeks now, but he is saying that for some reason the arrows are now doing the opposite to what they should. When he presses the ...
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How do you transfer Minecraft PE save files to PS3 save files?

How do you transfer Minecraft PE save files to PS3 save files? I want to be able to play the same files on PS3.
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In Minecraft PE server edition, why does a stone pickaxe disappear after breaking one block?

While playing on a server running 22:42:45 [INFO] This server is running PocketMine-MP version 1.4.1-980 (Implementing API version 1.11.00 for Minecraft: PE v0.10.5 alpha protocol version 20) ...
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How do I fix my Blank Signs?

My minecraft pe signs on my kindle fire hd show up blank unless my avatar is one block beneath it and up against it. How do I fix it?
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Poketmine Server Error being ban when anybody dies

I recently started a poketmine Server but there was a major problem whenever anybody dies he/she is banned from the server. I was unable to report at poketmine so I reported here.
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Disable PVP in minecraft pe 0.11.1 android

I want to know how to disable pvp in minecraft pe 0.11.1. While playing with my brother we often hit each other so I was thinking how to turn pvp off on local wifi multiplayer. Please try to give a ...
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How to Rename minecraft pe server ip

I was wondering that how some people name there minecraft pe server, like net.craft.com . I have a server too but its ip keeps on changing ( sometime 192.168.43:19132 or 10.47.60.221:19132) when i ...
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Minecraft PE won't save after clearing credentials

We cleared credentials on S4 android to get rid of password. After that Minecraft pocket edition won't save changes in my existing world. I started a new world and it works but all my existing worlds ...
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Nether Portal won't light? [duplicate]

I know that this question has been asked before, but I have read the posts and tried everything and it still won't light. I have used 10 obsidian blocks to make a 4x5 portal, not touching any other ...
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I fell into the void in creative pocket edition and lost everything. How can I get it back?

I was digging out an under ground room, when I went too far and fell I to the void. It was a really good world too. I had slept in a bed previously, and it let me re-spawn, but when I did my whole ...
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Minecraft PE won't show itself after purchase

Two years ago I purchased Minecraft PE. I have not used it frequently since 2014. I purchased it on my tablet in Google Play, but when I got to Apps > All the only thing showing is a Minecraft PE ...
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How to migrate Xbox Minecraft to a tablet?

My son has an Xbox 360 with the game disc for Minecraft separately. He wants to play on his tablet, but I don't know how to retrieve any info regarding Pocket Edition. Can he sign in using the login ...