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I want the snow golem to do some damage to mobs, how can I set that on my server?

I want to use the snow golems to create some kind of "smart turret", but I want them to do damage when shooting. I don't want to use mods, I'd prefer a built-in solution if possible.
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Start Minecraft Server on first Connection

I was wondering if it's possible to have my (Vanilla) Minecraft server not actually start running until someone tries to connect to it? I have full access to the entire server (It's an old computer of ...
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How do you give people name tags IN Minecraft. Example: Owner Kieranpb7: text

How do you give people tags in minecraft on your server. I have a server but i do not know how to make it say I am the owner in the chat.
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How do I reset the map of my minecraft server?

The map on my minecraft server has gotten really griefed and I would like to know how to reset it.
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How do I change the gamerule from keep inventory to no keep inventory?

I have a server and some person that was messing with it changed the gamerule to keep inventory but personally I do not like keep inventory. So, how do I change it back?
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How can I make a Minecraft Server private?

I want to understand how servers work and if it was possible for me to make the Minecraft server private so only myself and a select few of my friends could play?
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Error trying to run ServerStart.sh for FTB Infinity 1.7 [closed]

I don't know much of anything about Ubuntu (which is the OS I am using, 14.04 LTS) I have installed the latest version of Java (jre1.8.0_40) I have never tried to run a Minecraft server before I have ...
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Minecraft server is overloaded by one specific player

I run a 1.8.3 vanila Minecraft server. The problem with it is that it's being overloaded by one specific user (let's call him U) who runs a 1.8.3 vanila Minecraft client w/o any tweaks on Windows. ...
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Problem setting up a 1.8.3 Minecraft server

Apologies if this is the wrong place to ask this or I've overlooked something obvious, but I'm having some trouble getting a new server up and running. It's a vanilla 1.8.3 server - ironically enough ...
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Do you need to have to have the same mods in order to play on a modded server?

I want to get onto a pixelmon server but I'm wondering if you actually need the mod installed in order to be on the server.
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Creeper Holes - Minecraft

Please I need help with some creeper issues on my private survival server. I want creepers to be exactly normal but one thing. They can't blow up grass and dirt. Everything else they should be able to ...
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I Can't Place Modded Blocks on my Minecraft Server

I am hosting a server with Kovacic's Mod installed onto it. When I enter the server, I walk far away from spawn and OP myself, yet nothing happens. I still cannot place blocks that are from the mod. ...
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Why is hunger is not depleting on my server?

I have the server set to easy difficulty and am on survival mode, yet hunger doesn't stay depleted. When I try jumping around and running, the bar goes down one but then instantly regenerates. If ...
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Trying to teleport members in a certain team in minecraft

I am creating a server in Minecraft and I would like to make it when a player gets to a certain area it teleports the members of a certain team to a different location. I would also like to know how ...
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Is it possible to make a bukkit plugin that can take screenshots?

Well, I searched a lot, and couldn't find a single plugin that could, in a fixed time interval (of 15 minutes or so), take screenshots of an area ( For Example : spawn ) Still, I could have missed ...
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Last night, all the villagers disappeared from the village

I have set up a server for some friends and I. Last night, someone went to the village and all villagers were gone. After searching a bit, there were a single zombie and a single skeleton in the ...
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I can't get into Minecraft Pocket Edition Server

Both of my siblings have iPad Mini just like me. My brother clearly can play on a server but when I go into the server, I can't get in. I think the reason might be my sister since she has the same ...
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How do I put ant farm survival into my server?

I'm having a problem putting a map into a Minecraft server. It's a 1.7.10 map so I have the 1.7.10 server. I have: Set the eula to true. Changed the map name to the map name I want. I deleted ...
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Max efficiency iron farm in 96x96

I'm playing Minecraft on a skyblock survival server. I'm looking for the best design for iron golem farming available in a 96x96 plot (cannot build outside of the dimensions). I've done some reading ...
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Close a classic Minecraft server? [closed]

I'd like to know how to temporarily shut down a classic Minecraft server. I looked all over the internet but couldn't find anything. I need to edit the .properties file and can't while the server is ...
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Stuck in Survival on a Creativecraft Server? [closed]

So basically my friend went to a parkour and switched to survival mode so she could play fairly but when she switched back she was still in survival mode. We have tried a lot of things like asking an ...
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Help with my minecraft server

I am on a mac and I just finished my Minecraft server. I would like to log into it, but when I go to direct connect and type in *:25565 it just says "Unknown Host".
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How to Prevent Access to Minecraft Server from non-minecraft Clients?

My son has recently created a Minecraft server in our home using a leftover PC. He is using a whitelist to allow only his friends' legitimate accounts to join the game. However, I have discovered ...
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How to use the summon command from server console

I haven't found the answer to this. Can I summon an object in Minecraft from the Server console? I have the exact coordinate where I'd like an item to appear and I want to type the command from ...
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How to fix the 'You don't have permission to use that' message? [closed]

I have multiple servers all running PEX and I have Essentials and KingKits installed. I use Kingkits signs for my players to chose kits but when they try to use it it says: "You do not have ...
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How can I specify the server port?

I wanted to change my Minecraft server's port number from the default, so I updated the server-port property to the port I wanted in the server.properties file. Once I restarted the server, I could ...
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Why can't I connect to External Servers?

I want to go on the Lifeboat Survival Games server. It worked the first time I tried it. But then I had to leave. The next and all the other tries later, it didn't work. It did not say it was unable ...
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Essentials hub not working?

On my Bukkit server I installed Hub-Essentials The problem is when ever I join it doesn't teleport me from my logout place/world to the place I /hub set. It also won't give my the items and the book ...
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Different ranks in different worlds

I have watched videos but still don't understand how to give players different group manager ranks per world. How can I make it that a player is admin in 'world' but then when they tp into a different ...
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Whitelist multiverse worlds?

Is it possible to whitelist mulitverse worlds. So only certain players can go to the ex: survival world. Even if they try to TP to a player in a world they're not allowed it, it won't them Questions ...
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How can I get mods on a non-bukkit Minecraft server?

I have a Minecraft 1.8.1, non-Bukkit server (Using the .exe and nothing else) and I wan't to add some mods. Can I do that? if so, how? or do I need to switch to Bukkit? Also, a friend and I have ...
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I can't connect to a friend's Minecraft server, but none of the usual culprits seem to be the problem

I'm trying to connect to a friend's Minecraft server, but I'm not able to do so. We've double-checked the usual culprits brought up in most Minecraft server tutorials, but we're still not having any ...
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Can a single player world be opened to people that aren't on my network? [duplicate]

is there a way to make my single player world open to others? I know that there's LAN, but I'm talking about other people from farther away. For example, if I'm playing in Chicago and I want someone ...
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Why isn't my Minecraft 1.8 Client not receiving Server Data?

When I try to connect to a server in 1.8 Client, every time: The IP is mc.antcraft.net, and listen carefully... The 1.8 Client errors with a Server Connect Timeout, but if I ping via Command ...
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Essentials fails to load in spigot

I am running the latest spigot (CraftBukkit version git-Spigot-47b1dff-f233e7d (MC: 1.8) (Implementing API version 1.8-R0.1-SNAPSHOT)) on which I am trying to make Essentials work (I tried ver stable ...
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Snowballs exploding like TNT?

I've been playing Minecraft on a server and I was using snowballs for fun. I'm not sure what happened, if it's a plugin, command or something else. The snowballs are exploding like TNT after they're ...
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What's the best way to restrict gamemode per-world in MultiWorld?

I have a MultiWorld server set up (Spigot 1.8 using the MultiWorld plugin) which I would like to have some worlds lock everyone into creative mode and others lock everyone into survival mode. I've ...
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How can i lock the same custom map in every new single world?

So, to be more precise, I want to create something like this: -I want to enter the minecraft lobby and when I press the singleplayer and create a new world, the present map would be the same over and ...
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How to automatically broadcast local server name?

When setting casual LAN Minecraft gaming, I'd find it would be easier and more user friendly if LAN clients just see the local Minecraft server automatically in the Multiplayer screen instead of ...
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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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I can't play on Minecraft PC servers

Everything seems to work, but when I try to join a server I get an error When I try to join either one on the zombiemold servers I get this: I don't know what to do.
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How do I allow my Agrarian Skies server to run?

I've uploaded and installed the Agaraian Skies modpack onto my server, hosted by MTXserv. When I start my server, it always reverts back to 'stopped' and every time I try to run it, the server ...
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Is vanilla spectator mode secure?

I have a private server with a bunch of friends and I was thinking, since spectator mode is a thing now, to open it to public and have the default gamemode be spectator mode so guests can snoop around ...
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When I try and launch a Material Energy^3 server this happens

I've been trying to run a minecraft server with one of my friends with the Material Energy^3 Modpack but this error always happens OS is 64 Nov 12, 2014 10:03:02 PM ...
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Stuck in Creative mode for Multiplayer

I installed Minecraft yesterday. When I was playing single player in survival mode. (I have not yet tried createive mode.) I haven't installed any mods and I haven't changed a single setting (I ...
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Where can I find old alpha and beta versions of the Minecraft server software? [closed]

I can only find the alpha and beta clients and newer server versions.
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minecraft server connection timed out

when someone tries to connect my server he gets "connection times out " i know this question was asked a lot ,but any other solution didn't help for me . so the common problem is that the port is ...
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Does Vanilla (non-Bukkit) servers have a limit on mobs spawning? If so, how do I remove it?

I have a modded server (with the FTB Crash Landing modpack), running Vanilla Server software (the one where you download from minecraft.net and then add all your mods in etc. However, something ...
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Multiverse Inventories — How to Import existing Vanilla inventories? — Minecraft

I'm at the final stages of importing a pre-existing Vanilla World, vanillaland, and its nether, vanillaland_nether, into my Multiverse server. Everything seems to have gone smoothly -- Nether Portals ...
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How to change MineOS Password for Web UI

I have successfully installed MineOS (Minecraft Server Admin Tools). I have it set up so that it automatically launches when I restart the server. I go to my.ip:8080 and the web interface is up and ...