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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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Help with weird issue with modded minecraft server (closing without crashing)

My custom server (forge modded) which i have just spent all day figuring out ID conflicts with, now has just started closing on me mid load without crashing or generating a helpful log file. from the ...
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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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Stop Minecraft Ticks when zero players online

As we all know , a Minecraft Server keeps the spawn chunks loaded all the time (if you don't know, read these questions: one two). So ticks keep passing by. I'm keen of the fact that in these ticks ...
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How to make a Minecraft Server exit automatically when it crashes

I am setting up a custom modded server and am running into an issue. During all the block id related crashes, the server jar will still be running even though it crashed. I would like it to quit when ...
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My triangle.gs server keeps crashing

I have a triangle.gs free server, I logged on then after a little it says error report: Internal Exception: java.io.IOException: An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host the ...
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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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How to view complete overhead map of Minecraft 1.8 server world?

I'm pretty new to Minecraft and I can't seem to put the right Google-words together for this. Where can I find a complete map of all explored areas in my current server world? Creative mode, if it ...
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Minecraft Server CB/Spigot Multi-version Compatibility

So, this isn't necessarily a problem though, but more like a I-NEED-HELP situation. So my server is Currently running Spigot 1.7.2-1.7.5 and I was wondering if there was a way to have my server be ...
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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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FTB Server Friends can't connect

I am having a problem where I can connect to my FTB Server with locahost and also with my internal ip address. However, my friends cannot connect with my external ip. I have watched numerous videos ...
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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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Stuck in Survival on a Creativecraft Server?

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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My minecraft forge-1.7.10-10.13.0.1180-universal server keeps shutting itself down

My minecraft 1.7.10 forge server keeps crashing. Every time I open it, it opens up and starts like it should and starts running but than suddenly it comes up with a bunch of messages that I'm not ...
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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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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 do I disable commands for only 1 or 2 opped players (like worldedit and vanish)

I'm co-owner of a mc-server and the owner want's to make some of his friends op, so they have access to all commands. But is there a way to take some permissions away for an opped player, without ...
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Per world chat?

Is there a way so players can do some command like /l to change their channel to local so when they talk only people in world (maybe world_nether, world_the_end) but not the players in world2. Then if ...
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Group Manager permissions not working when adding via game command

I wanted my Moderators and above to be able to /feed, and so I did the command: "/mangaddp Moderator essentials.feed" This then said that the permission had been given to the assigned group (and ...
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Allocating RAM for modded client and server

Okay guys, I have a rMBP 15" 2.8Ghz 8GB RAM. I was thinking about playing modpacks. Anyways I want to play this modpack with my friend. How much ram do I need to allocate for my client and server? I ...
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no such item with ID xxxx open blocks xp drain

I have a private forge modded server that I use to take some of the load off of my main computer. I was playing along and attempted to craft a open blocks xp drain and even though I could see it in ...
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How to fix the 'You don't have permission to use that' message?

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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Minecraft Forge 1.7.2 server crash [duplicate]

My server window which runs the server says this message and then closes down: [16:27:01] [main/INFO] [FML/]: Forge Mod Loader version 7.2.211.1121 for Minecraft 1.7.2 loading [16:27:01] [main/INFO] ...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to have my minecraft server update itself?

I am currently playing a server with my friends on the new Minecraft snapshot and I constantly have to update it because they release a new snapshot often. I was wondering if it was possible for every ...
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Seting up a minecraft server

I'm trying to setup a minecraft server: server is on ubuntu comp, client on windows comp. 1) On my.public.ip.adress I can't play: java.net.connectException: connection refused: no further ...
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How can I limit the area in which players spawn?

In the latest vanilla Minecraft server, spawn-protection and the radius in which players first spawn are identical. If, for example, I want to protect a 100-block-wide village around spawn, players ...
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How to use a command block to welcome new players on a server in Minecraft?

Ok, so me and my friend own a server, it uses Minecraft 1.6.4. What I can't seem to figure out, is how to welcome new users to the server by saying Welcome USER To Northwood, when they join.
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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 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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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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I have little fighting skill. How can I get rid of a Wither?

I have set up a Minecraft server for my 5-year-old son and a friend of his. They use it in creative mode to build stuff. Today, my son copied instructions he saw in a YouTube video and created a ...
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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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Can a single player world be opened to people that aren't on my network?

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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Minecraft Hexxit Suddenly Extreme Lag

I have a extreme lag problem on my server. It's a dedicated Server on my local machine with me and up to 4 other players on it. We use the Hexxit-Mod-Pack on 1.5.2. I give my Minecraft 1Gb Memory. ...
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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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Prevent Wither griefing at specific locations

On my Factions server, I want to allow wither raiding. My spawn recently got griefed by a wither so I used WorldGuard and some custom flags plugin to disable explosions,but that does not apply to the ...
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Can you connect to a LAN server without being on the same internet connection

I was just wondering if you can make a LAN server then connect being across the world just using the ip address that you get to choose like this Gamemode: blah, Op: blah Port, IP Address 12345, ...
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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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What's the difference between Spigot and CraftBukkit Minecraft servers?

I'm making a small server for me and my friends, on a Raspberry Pi. All the guides I have seen so far use Spigot, but there isn't that much documentation that I can find on what they did to make it ...
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Reset a player's progress on a server

I have a Minecraft server I've just started for a few friends. We're playing on hard, and I'm going to set it up so that players spawn with a few minimal items to get them going. Some of them jumped ...
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Minecraft Server connection refused (process running on 25565 being detected)

I am running around in circles trying to connect to my recently set-up Minecraft server. The Minecraft server is installed and running on my Ubuntu (12.04 LTS) machine. I have opened the port 25565 on ...
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Where can I get a basic list of all permissions that I can deny/allow in PEX?

I am currently building my server, and I chose the PEX Bukkit plugin. It is so far very easy to use. (Although I am a programmer, so any weird settings file that you have to edit using the command ...
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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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No “main manifest attribute” in craftbukkit.jar

I am trying to make a Bukkit server with 1.6.4 (its the newest recommended since the whole dispute with Mojang). I followed the directions, and my run.bat says: java -Xmx1024M -jar craftbukkit.jar -o ...