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Unable to login to Minecraft Launcher 1.6.11 on Windows 8 [on hold]

I have just bought Minecraft and I tried to login but it said Sorry can't connect to our servers please make sure you are online and make sure miecraft is not blocked
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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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On my Minecraft Bukkit 1.7.10 Server Items Wont Drop

So basically I have created a Bukkit Server and Ive only just noticed that you cant drop items or they dont drop when you break them in survival... I have doTileDrops enabled and all the right ...
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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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Is it possible to hide whether you're online in Minecraft? [on hold]

Is there a way to be on a server but the players don't know that you are online?
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Minecraft server HELP? [on hold]

I want to turn fire spreading off and turn creeper explosions off on my server. I've already tried the GameRule command but it's not working on the server, only in Single Player. I'm using a vanilla ...
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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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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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Random blocks missing underground - 1.8.1

Note: I'm not sure if this is server-specific or not. Also, this is unrelated to do with the missing-blocks issue about known blocks (as in one of my own structures) going missing I have been ...
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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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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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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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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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How do I disable players from building/placing blocks in a certain area of minecraft server?

I want players in my minecraft server to be unable to break and place blocks right near the spawn. Then after they pass the limits they can start building things. How do I do this?
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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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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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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 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 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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Minecraft server [duplicate]

Hei fellow minecraft players... evry time i try to start a minecraft server i get this message. This happend about 1-2 months ago Any1 know how i can get it running?? ...
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Should I Get the Minecraft Server in an EXE or JAR?

I'm running Windows 8, and I'm wondering if I should download the Minecraft server in an EXE program or a JAR file. I heard that with a JAR you can customize the amount of RAM you wish to give to a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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. ...