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How do I get a pickaxe in Minecraft PE?

I'm just starting out in Minecraft Pocket Edition, and I can't figure out how to get a pickaxe. How do I make a pickaxe?
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Will I lose my progress when updating to PE Version 0.10.4?

When updating Minecraft Pocket Edition to the newer version, will I lose my creations? Will my inventory reset? Please help because I spent many days building my world.
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How do I get the guys to appear in Minecraft PE?

I'm posting on behalf of my 4.5 y/o son. He has Minecraft PE on the iPad and sees all these YouTube videos of Minecraft with actual people there. Do I have the wrong version? Does it need to be on ...
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Hosting my own server for Minecraft pocket edition

With my Minecraft Pocket edition version 0.7.4 I can connect to an external server, but I'm not able to connect to a server I'm running in my computer. I've post detailed information about my setup ...
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Can I use Minecraft PC textures and worlds in Pocket Edition?

Now that I discovered that I can host a Minecraft Pocket Edition server, I'd like to know if is it possible to use the textures and maps of the PC version for the pocket version. I'd planing to visit ...
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Minecraft PE for Ipad

My kids used to be able to play in the same worlds but now can't. Local multi player is switched on. The different worlds don't show up in the play function. anyone else having this issue? Please ...
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Unable to connect locally to minecraft server

I want to turn an old ubuntu laptop into a minecraft server supposed to run within my home. Minecraft is in place, I can fire it up and see the gui and run it in a terminal as well. Laptop IP is ...
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After update - buildings are half gone

My kids logged into one of their favorite PE worlds only to discover that entire sections of their buildings and creations are just missing it's not just one or two, it's EVERY building in their ...
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How did someone join my single player world?

I have a Minecraft PE single player world. When I was playing somehow someone joined my game. How could/can this happend?
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Minecraft for iPads

I have 4 kids each with their own iPad. Can we share the one download of Minecraft: Pocket Edition (all play at the same time on different iPads under the same account)?
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Can't join servers

I was trying to join a Minecraft PE Server the other day. I clicked Join Server and the loading screen popped up as usual. However this was taking a couple minutes to load, which is a lot longer than ...
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Minecraft pocket edition 0.10 iPad

How do you find each player in a Minecraft world once you lost each other? Please help me!
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Locking settings

Got a 7 year old on Minecraft PE and want to know if there is a way to lock settings. I think I have multiplayer off but I am not even sure which side of the button signifies off. I know it's sounds ...
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I can't mine gold or diamond

I am in survival (No monster spawning.) I have a diamond pick axe and I still can't mine gold ore. I have already tried stone, wood and iron pickaxes.
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iPod was stolen. Can I retrieve my Minecraft PE world?

So my iPod was stolen while it had my favorite Minecraft pocket edition world. Can I get it back? It was not backed up. Any way I can retrieve it?
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can you transfer a minecraft world from ipod to xbox one?

My daughter build a great world on her ipod. Now she got yhe xbox one for Christmas , but she misses her own world. Is it possible to transfer from ipod to xbox maybe with usb cable?
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Does minecraft pocket edition require a user ID and log in?

My son used his birthday money to buy a kindle and downloaded minecraft pocket edition but my husband used my amazon account. I'd like to de register it and redo it with his own account, but he's ...
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How do I change skins in minecraft pe v0.8.1?

How do I change skins in Minecraft PE v0.8.1 for Android?
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What is the use for emeralds?

I recently found some emeralds while searching in a cave for some diamonds. Other than creating an emerald block, what other purposes do the emeralds serve?
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Minecraft sometimes crashes during or after writing signs

I have an iPad, and I'm on PE 0.8.1. When I write a sign, it sometimes crashes. Also sometimes after writing, in which case it saves the sign, but not the writing. Both cases it takes the sign out of ...
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Minecraft- Connecting with a friend far away

Me and my cousin want to connect when shes at her house and im at mine. Is there a possible way we can connect
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Invisible Blocks and Items

I was playing Minecraft PE with my friend and I tried placing a furnace on top of a grass block but it keeps floating in midair. I did had carpet in the room but did not see it. When I tried to break ...
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I died and spawned in the wrong place and need help getting back to where I was!

I died and spawned in a weird place. How do I get back to where I was? I don't know how to spawn in the right place.. by my bed. ?
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Unable to join game using WiFi connection?

My brothers and I have three devices running Android; a Motorola XT980, an Alcatel Touch and a tablet, connected via WiFi. We all run Minecraft PE v0.8.0 and have no problems joining games with any ...
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How do you place redstone dust?

How do you place redstone dust in Minecraft Pocket Edition. I looked at my redstone book but it doesn't tell you. I've tried just placing it like a block too but it doesn't work.
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What is a dispenser

What is a dispenser in minecraft pocket edition. I was doing something in my red stone book and it said place a dispenser on top of that so I was trying to figure that out but I don't know I asked sir ...
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I Forgot my MC PE External server password and now I can't play.

What can I do? I've forgot my login password for external MC PE servers and now I can't join any of them because I forgot. Now what? Is there a way to get your password back?
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How do I change the gamemode in minecraft PE 0.10.0?

When I was somewhere else, someone else said to change the chunks.dat file onto another world. However, my the world has 2 files: db and level.dat file. Anyone know how to get the chunks.dat file? Or ...
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Minecraft Pe application not installed error

I own a Samsung Galaxy S2 Sprint and I tried to install Minecraft PE but receive an error saying "Application not installed". I've tried some solutions like clearing the cache of Pocketool and ...
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MInecart Roller Coasters in Minecraft PE

I am currently attempting to build a roller coaster in Minecraft PE, and I know how to place the blocks. I wanted to make a straight drop down into the ground. Is that possible?
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Is there a way to disable auto save in Mineraft PE?

In Minecraft PE, I was building something with friends, and someone else joined and started blowing up everything. This is extremely annoying. How do I disable autosave in Mincecraft PE? (I am ...
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How do I join a Minecraft PE server on PS3?

How do I join a multiplayer Minecraft Pocket Edition server on Minecraft PE PS3. I am so confused.
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How do you find a village? [duplicate]

I have searched everywhere for villages in both survival and creative but cannot find them! How do I find them?
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How much space does each world take up?

I have minecraft PE running on an ipad3 with 64 GB memory. When I sync with itunes I notice that the apps are now taking up about 20GB of memory. I have recently added some other apps but think that ...
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I died and spawned in a weird place, i found my way back, but if i die again, will i spawn away from my house again?

Minecraft PE: I died and spawned in a random place. I entered these forums and i used some advice, and i used a compass and found my way back... But what if i die again, will i spawn away from home? ...
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Minecraft: PE on Kindle cannot connect to another Kindle running Minecraft: PE [closed]

We have two Kindles that both have Minecraft: Pocket Edition on them. When we try to join games and play together only 1 of the Kindles shows a list of Wi-Fi games active. Why doesn't the other ...
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Minecraft pe auth protected?

I registered into the server and was authenticated by using /register and I haven't been on the server since and when I just tried to go onto it, I forgot my password and it won't let me reregister? ...
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Help My World Got Deleted!

My sister and I were playing minecraft PE and it was on my iPhone C that the world was on and suddenly I disconnected and only the base of the building we created was there. We are very upset because ...
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Does time pass in the game when I'm not playing?

Simple question: if I'm running Minecraft Pocket Edition and switch to a different app, is time still passing in the game? What if the app gets closed due to garbage collection? If time is passing, ...
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Houses have disappeared when playing in creative mode

My daughter has built three houses now and all three have been lost in a couple of weeks and many hours. Once she died and lost the building which I know should not happen. The other two just more or ...
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Saving Minecraft worlds to transfer after iTunes backup

My daughter's iPad has a cracked screen and is being replaced by Apple under AppleCare Plus. I have backed up the iPad Mini to iTunes and I planned on restoring the new iPad from this backup. However ...
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How to find villages in Minecraft PE?

How do villages spawn in Minecraft Pocket Edition? I would also like to know what I need to do to have a village spawn, e.g., if there is any specific biome it has to be in.
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Why do my arrows bounce off of other players?

Whenever I am playing multiplayer and I shoot an arrow at someone it reflects off. Even when they don't have any armor on, it still reflects. Is this a glitch? It is survival mode.
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Can't move from spawn location

Why can't I leave my spawn location when I connect to a online game? Every time I connect to an online game and I try to move it keeps pulling me back to spawn location?
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Finding carrot seeds in Minecraft PE

I have done some research and know that you can breed pigs with carrots. How do you get carrot seeds to plant carrots?
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Can you find villages on Minecraft Pocket Edition? [duplicate]

I know Minecraft was updated somewhat recently and part of that update was to make the worlds go on forever. Did this update include villages?
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Why can't I read signs in Minecraft PE?

On Minecraft PE before the 9.5 update I could read signs perfectly, now I can't. Well I can, but the sign has to be two blocks up and I have to go really close. So I can't see lower and high signs. ...
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Why can't I eat cake in Minecraft pe?

I can't eat cake in Minecraft PE. My version is 0.10.4. Does it have anything to do with the version I have?
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On Minecraft PE why is only one of my creative worlds NOT working?

Why is only one of my creative worlds on Minecraft PE NOT working? It's really slow and the world won't generate fully, leaving holes all over the landscape! I have tried turning off my iPod to ...
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How do I activate an end portal?

The 0.9.5 update is out with a new block called the End Portal. But, I still can't figure out how to activate it and go to The End. Some videos in YouTube told me that I need ender eye, but I can't ...