This tag should only be used if the question specifically pertains to the Pocket Edition version of Minecraft - that is, features or functionality that are uniquely different from the original or Xbox 360 versions.

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Are there any cave systems generated in Minecraft Pocket Edition?

I've been playing the mobile version of Minecraft for a few days now, and have yet to see an underground cave system. Are there any generated with the terrain, or is it all solid ground?
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Can any of the monsters break glass?

I tend to build my house nearly completely out of glass because I like to be able to see all nearby threats. Are there any monsters with the ability to break glass? If so, which ones?
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Can Minecraft Pocket Edition play with a desktop Minecraft on LAN?

My kids are playing Minecraft on 2 PCs, creative mode. They are connected by the way of one of them starts a single player game on the other one than joins that game over the LAN. Can I, using ...
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Can I get Minecraft Pocket Edition for free if I've already bought the game?

Minecraft Pocket Edition has just been released and since I've already bought the game for PC I was hoping I could get the pocket edition for free. Does it do any account verification to check if ...
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How can I mine redstone ore?

I found redstone ore in Survival Mode (Minecraft Pocket Edition) and tried to use all five tools to collect it. It took about a minute or two to break, but I couldn't collect anything from it once ...
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How to Join Games with Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.7

I can't find how to join games with the latest 0.7 Pocket Edition update with an iPad and iPod over wifi. I see the realm options but I get the message "there are no more open server slots right now". ...
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How big is the world in Minecraft Pocket Edition?

I'm currently building a town in Minecraft Pocket Edition and I'm wondering how many blocks long and how many blocks wide the world is.
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How can I reuse my Nether Reactor?

So, I built my nether reactor out of a bunch of gold and diamonds I had been storing to see what it does. It was pretty crazy; after I activated it I warped to the netherworld version of my land and ...
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How can I get lava in a bucket without taking the source block?

I am trying to make a moat out of lava, but I can't get the lava in the bucket. Do I have to take the source block?
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Transfer Minecraft PE world from broken device

My son's tablet broke and when he gets a new one he is hoping he will be able to access all his saved worlds on his new device. Is this possible? Will the minecraft servers have his data saved if he ...
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How to stop zombies from spawning in my torch-lit mines?

My mines are filled with torches, properly lit, but zombies keep spawning there. I left the ladder exposed and they ambushed me from behind killing my dude. How do I stop it from happening?
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There doesn't seem to be any hostile mobs spawning in Minecraft: Pocket Edition

I"m playing survival mode, but there seems to be no hostile mobs, such as creepers (which is kind of boring). How can I make them appear?
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Can I mine diamonds with TNT

I have been playing mcpe on the raygun seed. I marked my spawn and I have a truck load of TNT and one flint and steel. While I was mining after a really long time I noticed I had no pick! I was ...
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How do I make a Creeper proof city?

I am tired of creepers blowing up my buildings. I'm not asking not about anti-creeper buildings, but a creeper proof city. My survival mode city is big but I constantly have to rebuild it. I'm playing ...
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How do I collect redstone on iOS?

I have found redstone and have tried using stone, iron and diamond pickaxes to mine it but I can't collect anything. I'm playing survival mode on my iPhone. How can I collect anything from this ...
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How can you build mob traps in Minecraft Pocket Edition?

In Minecraft pocket edition, can you build a trap that will kill hostile and passive mobs? I am trying to build a trap in Minecraft PE but no mobs are falling into it. Right now it is a water trap ...
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Where can I find Iron, Gold, and Diamond in survival mode?

Where can I find Iron, Gold, and Diamond in Minecraft Pocket Edition Survival Mode? I can only find gravel, dirt, wood, sand, and cobblestone.
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Can you have multiple accounts on one device?

I am considering buying Minecraft Pocket Edition for my two kids. They share an iPad. Does MPE have a way to log in so they can each play separately on the same device?
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What is “Realms Alpha”?

There's a "setting" under options that says "Invited to Realms Alpha?". What is it? How can I tell if I was invited to it?
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When surveying a new world what do I need to check exists that I can't create later?

I realised with my last world that when I came to build a bookcase there were no reeds (sugar cane) anywhere in the world even though they do exist in the game, so I started a new world and after ...
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Are there pumpkins in Minecraft 0.7.1?

I'm trying to make a Snow Golem, but all I need to do is get a jack-o-lantern. But I can't find any pumpkins.
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How to transfer minecraft pocket edition world between iPads?

My daughter has built a minecraft world on our iPad. As of Christmas 2013 she has an iPad mini of her own. Is there any way to transfer her world from the old machine? Even better...is there any way ...
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How do I choose a “Medium” difficulty?

How can I change the difficulty to an intermediate level? The toggle snaps to either the Easiest or Hardest difficulty, but nowhere between. How can I achieve a middle ground? I prefer the difficulty ...
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Where are Minecraft iOS saves stored?

I really need to find my Minecraft saves folder on my iPod. I'm trying to convert my creative file into a survival file, which I now know how to do, but one of the steps is to go into the Minecraft ...
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What's with the eggs in mcpe

So I'm playing mcpe and I see chicken laying eggs. But the eggs were floating around like a thrown item. I know you can use them to spawn chickens and bake cakes but is it possible that those eggs can ...
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How do you eat in Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.8.1?

I can cook and make cakes, but I still can't eat anything. How do I eat? I've looked for solutions everywhere and still have not found one that works.
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Can animals spawn?

The new release of Minecraft: PE features baby animals. Will these animals eventually spawn in existing worlds, or will my kids (who have built some rather elaborate structures for the Pocket Edition) ...
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How can I join a game?

My friend has a Galaxy Nexus and I just got an HTC One X, and we both have the newest version of Minecraft Pocket Edition. We want to play on a server together (we will be sitting right next to each ...
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Can play multiplayer one way but not the other

I've got Minecraft Pocket Edition 0.7.2. My multiplayer won't work. My friend and I have the full version, the same game version, and the same Android phone. I can play on my friend's world easily, ...
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Cant get out of this lava!

I landed in lava in Minecraft: pocket edition and died. I keep respawning in that lava. What do I do?
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I can't add a server to Minecraft Pocket Edition v0.8.0

Why can't I add an online server to my minecraft pocket edition v0.8.0? I've tried uninstalling it then downloading it again but it doesn't work. Is there something that I must do for it to let me ...
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How do you get obsidian from lava and water?

I have found lava right next to water, but when they touch it just makes cobblestone - I'm trying to get obsidian.
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How can I find diamonds?

I can't seem to locate Diamonds in the Pocket Edition of Minecraft, and I've been looking for them for a very long time. Are there any methods for quickly locating diamonds?
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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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Animals won't follow me

I have wheat but animals aren't following me. I don't know what version I have but I play on my iDevice. Can someone tell me how I can get animals into my barn?
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If there are multiple beds, where do I respawn?

I play a lot so I know that in minecraft PE if you slept on a bed you respawn there if you die. However, I just created a new world that has about six different beds in it. There are only two beds ...
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Joining an iPad-hosted game from Android

Is it possible to join a Minecraft world from an Android device if the world is hosted on an iPad? I want to get a Galaxy Tab for my son, but most of his friends use iPads when playing Minecraft ...
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How do I turn on peaceful mode?

The 0.7.0 update for Minecraft Pocket Edition just came out a half hour ago. But after I went through the options, I didn't find peaceful mode. So can somebody please tell me what happened to it and ...
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Trouble connecting to friend's Pocket Edition Lite server

My friend is on his Samsung Galaxy tablet, and I'm on my iPod 5th gen. It's not letting us be on the same server. We are both using the same WiFi. I have Minecraft PE and my friend has PE Lite. When I ...
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How do I set up a multiplayer game of Minecraft?

Please bear with me since I don't play Minecraft, and I am asking this question on behalf of my kids. They play mainly on a tablet, and want to know if they can set up a game with their friend who ...
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What is Realms and why does it keep telling me “No available servers”?

How do I visit worlds on the 0.7.1 version of Minecraft PE? I signed up for Realms and so did my friend and I want her to visit my world there but it says there is no available servers. What is ...
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Minecraft PE outdated server

My old modem was malfunctioning and I had to get a new one. However, now my girls can't join each other's games in Minecraft PE. Their iPods are both connected to the new wifi and they can sync apps. ...
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How do I invite someone to my world in Minecraft PE?

I want to invite my girlfriend to my world so she could visit my fun-fair, how can I accomplish this?
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Trouble joining games on mine craft pocket edition

We have 2 kindles that both have pocket edition mine craft on them. When we try to join games and play together only 1 kindle shows a list of wifi games active. Why doesnt the other kindle show the ...
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Can I use red stone in pocket edition? [duplicate]

I am a Minecraft pocket edition player. Can I use redstone for things?
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How can I fix my worlds not saving?

I have Minecraft PE. I made a cool world with good items and a nice house. I had to leave for school, but when I got home I got on my tablet and played Minecraft, my world was not there. Now every ...
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How to use Redstone dust in Minecraft PE. 0.8.1

I have Minecraft Pocket Edition and i have collected lots of redstone dust but i couldn't use it for some reason and i was wondering how do i use it for things like iron doors.
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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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I bought Minecraft PE on kindle and want to play on ipad?

I bought Minecraft PE on kindle and want to play on ipad? Can this be done or do i have to re-buy? Many thanks!
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How do I get invited to realms?

How do you get invited into realms? Does someone from mojong have to invite you? If they do invite you do you have to pay? And finally is realms local or online? I am able to play regular multiplayer ...