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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 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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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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Does any one know what files cauldron needs? [on hold]

for some reason the host that im using shockbyte isn't being very helpful so i'm resorting to other people. Can any one tell me what files i need for cauldron, it says in the host console when u ...
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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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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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My servers dont work on any computer on Minecraft. (Steam too). Any way to fix? [closed]

So earlier this month, when my router stuff got changed, my Minecraft and Steam dont work. Is there anyway to fix?
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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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How to make specific areas allow pvp/don't allow pvp

I'm making a minecraft server and I want to make a pvp minigame area, but I don't want to allow pvp in my main area. Is there some way I can make specific areas allowing pvp?
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Mobs becoming invisible in Minecraft?

So I've recently started up a CraftBukkit server in Minecraft and an issue that has recently occured is that mobs, both friendly and hostile, are invisible. I know for a fact that they are spawning ...
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Can two users play on a Minecraft server using the same account?

I bought a Minecraft account for my little brother for Christmas, and I'd like to play with him on my server every now and then. If I log in while he's on, however, it kicks him off since we have 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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My triangle.gs server keeps getting an error [closed]

Every time I try and start my free server, it comes up with: "This error occurred: 504 Server Error: Gateway Time-out. Please try again later or contact support for help" I've already contacted ...
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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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Error trying to run ServerStart.sh for FTB Infinity 1.7

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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Is it possible to hide whether you're online in Minecraft? [closed]

Is there a way to be on a server but the players can't see that you're online?
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...