Mojang's exploration and survival based sandbox game in almost endless, procedurally generated worlds. This tag is for (vanilla) Minecraft on the PC. See the tag wiki for related tags.

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Enderman Containment

If i make the wall three blocks thick, and make water on the ceiling, would I be able to contain many endermen in a giant end stone room? I am doing this for an adventure map so I need the answer for ...
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I get the error message, “outdated server” when I attempt to connect to another world

Whenever I attempt to connect to another world, I get the error message; "Outdated server" but the app has the newest update. Can someone explain what's happening?
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No land to start on Agrarian Skies?

I just started on Agrarian Skies, and when I spawn in a normal world, there is no land to stand on. I immediately lose my 2 lives and have to start over. Is this intended behavior?
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On my minecraft sever i cant get my hunger bar to go down HELP [duplicate]

I have tried everything I have looked every where pease help
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Minecraft 1.7.10 won't launch

I downloaded minecraft 1.7.10 and I changed the eula thing to true and when it opens it just shows the white screen (stats, players, logs & chat) but then it just does nothing from there and I ...
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Can I automate the creation of Withers?

I know that in vanilla Minecraft it is impossible to automate the creation of Withers by using pistons. Is it possible in FTB?
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Minecraft PE on ipad - how much space does each world take up? my ipad storage is full - is minecraft to blame?

I have minecraft PE running on an ipad3 with 64 GB memory. When I sync with itunes I notice that the apps are now taking up about 20GB of memory. I have recently added some other apps but think that ...
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Why is my food bar not going down?

I'm new to Minecraft and I'm really enjoying it. I play every day, mining, jumping around and all that stuff, but then I noticed my food bar is not going down. What would cause that?
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Why can't I connect to servers? [on hold]

I got a new laptop and downloaded Minecraft 1.7.10, and I can't connect to any servers even though my friends can connect to them. I already tried my firewall but it didn't work.
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My minecraft skin wont load up in games

I've always have been in servers on HiveMC.com And then when i was playing a game of cowboys vs indians, my skin turned into a steve some one please help!
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Can I detect (and correct/destroy) errant carts?

So this happens a lot: Minecarts desynch from the track and glide beside it at weird angles. Can I detect a cart doing this somehow in an automated way so I can knock it back on track or redirect ...
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Recommended way of clearing large lava pools

Next on my list of Minecraft todo's is building a slime farm. I looked up the spawning locations online and chose my location. I dug out the spawning plateau (16x32x5 blocks) and dug out an extra ...
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Minecraft crashes often, and often repeatedly until I force an update. Then it crashes again

Regardless of when I crash, it's always the same console message that I see. 2013-07-02 08:14:32 [INFO] [STDERR] java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException: -1 2013-07-02 08:14:32 [INFO] [STDERR] at ...
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How do I write better worlds using Mystcraft?

I've recently started playing Feed the Beast and started getting into the Mystcraft component. I've got a basic grasp of how to use the pages found in forgotten libraries to spawn decent worlds, but ...
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“Disguising” the player as a mob

Is there anyway I could "disguise" the player as a mob? I've seen the sethbling videos of his 'goat simulator in minecraft' game, but I'm pretty sure that was done with bukkit plugins. Is there anyway ...
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Minecraft Forge java error

I'm using minecraft forge to include shading mods and packages into my minecraft. But for some reason when I try to launch the game I get this error log: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // ...
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How can I make my house boat move with command blocks?

I have a house boat built on water, and want to make it move around using Command Blocks. More pictures. What Command Block setup would I need to move the boat in four cardinal directions?
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How much damage does each tool do?

I read on the wiki that a diamond shovel does as much damage as a wooden sword. This lead me to wonder how much damage each tool does. What I'd like to know is the specific values that each tool at ...
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How do I prevent new villager trades from spawning?

When making a custom adventure map, usually you only want the trades you programmed into a villager to show up. By default, however, the game will try to spawn new trades when the last one is made. ...
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Making Minecraft run with Java 8 on OS X 10.10

When I started Minecraft for the first time after installing OS X 10.10, OS X presented me with this: This happens even after the installation of JDK 8u20, which makes it even more confusing. I ...
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is it possible to spawn wither skeletons using commands?

The annoying thing about wither skeletons is: There is no way I know of to spawn them in the overworld! I have determined that there is no way to spawn wither skeletons in the overworld without ...
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Minecraft forge won't let me play my single player world

I have Minecraft forge and it worked perfectly. I then removed some mods from my game, namely: computercraft cofhcore flansmod galacticraft micdoodlecore projectred thermal expansion tropicraft ...
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How to make a command block say something only once in Minecraft?

I am creating an adventure map and needed to know how to make a command block only say something once in the chat menu. PS: I would like this to be under my floor because it is supposed to be an NPC ...
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Problems with Java when installing minecraft

I'm trying to install minecraft on a new computer, but whenever I try to run minecraft.exe I get a message that says "The registry refers to a nonexistent Java Runtime Environment installation or 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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trouble launching minecraft (1.7, Mac version)

after the launcher window stops showing its progress, it turns white, but, instead of giving the login screen, it remains white indefinitely, not responding. also, the bar on top of the window lists ...
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What is more efficient - Liquid XP from OpenBlocks or Mob Essence from MFR?

I built two types of mob traps. One MFR based: mob spawners(from vanilla minecraft) + grinder. As you can see there is tesseract which transfers mob drops and MobEssence to Auto-Enachnter (MFR) and ...
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What is the maximum EU per tick you can generate with a 6 Chambered Nuclear Reactor using only a Mark I setup?

What is the most efficient setup for a 6 Chambered Reactor, and have it NEVER overheat. Ideally I would not want the cooling components to meltdown either.
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What is the actual durability of an Unbreaking tool?

In Minecraft, the "Unbreaking" enchantment causes tools to last longer, but the exact durability of these tools is something that I have failed to find. By using F3 + H I have found that the ...
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How do I unlock the Air Guardian entry in Ars Magica 2?

I've fought and defeated the Water and Earth guardian, and crafted a fair bit of stuff, but the entry for the Air guardian hasn't opened up. I tried setting my B:"Staged Compendium" config to false, ...
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Minecraft Crashed when i tried to connect to a Minecraft Server!

Minecraft Version: 1.7.9 Please help me! I need to connect to my server! On 1.7.5 it works fine... ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Who set us up the TNT? Time: 7/26/14 11:16 AM Description: ...
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MC Crashing when joining server/singleplayer

I update drivers and it keep crashing and works sometimes. I haven't touched anything but it seems like everyday it always has this problem, where it crashes when I try to join a server or play ...
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Farmer villagers not spawning

Are there rules governing the profession of spawning villagers? In my world, a village spawned on top of a lake. This was really interesting, but the villagers would exit their buildings and ...
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Modding a Minecraft Demo world

I want to mod my demo world with forge. When I open forge, it does not open the window. ito instead opens up a command prompt. I go to the mods folder, put in my mods, but my game is still vanilla. ...
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How do I get to the Far Lands without my dual-core crashing?

I have the XYZ of the Far Lands , but my dual-core crashes there. I have the latest non-snapshot version (1.7.10) , but my dual-core crashes when I get there. Also , can the Far Lands be reached on ...
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Minecraft Mods not loading

I have installed the forge for 1.6.4 version from the original webpage and whatever mods I put into my mods folder minecraft just loads the mojang logo and then disappears. Also if I clean the mods ...
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How do I keep a summoned EnderDragon in a cage?

I did /Summon in minecraft and I summoned an ender dragon. My friend and I thought it would be cool if we built a cage for the ender dragon. We build a huge cage out of end stone, obsidian and ...
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How do you stop vines from spreading?

Its annoying me because I built a room surrounding my city and the vines still came in. The same thing happened to my friends city too. My friend covered a house in vines and it spread to our houses. ...
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Minecraft - Use Certain Commandblock commands with @p or @a

So, I originally wanted to attach the /playsound random.orb , when the scoreboard objective Bow got a value of 1 which was tracking stat.useItem.minecraft.bow, So when the player shot an arrow the ...
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“Disconnected by Server: BadPaddingException”

I have not opened up my Minecraft launcher for nearly a year. However, when I updated to Minecraft 1.6.2 and the new launcher recently, every server I attempt to connect to seems to have some kind of ...
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How do I stop a server resource pack in 1.7.10

I have been trying to solve this for a long time and I just can't find the button/place to stop the server resource pack. If this helps i have for some time click on yes to use the server resource ...
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How to whitelist people without restarting the server?

I have a server and I want to be able to add people to my whitelist from inside the server so that I dont have to restart the server though when I type in what I have to: /whitelist add ...
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Can villagers climb vines

I made a tree house on minecraft. and i wondered if villagers can climb up and down vines. So they can come in and out of the tree house.
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mc crach help please

sometimes when i play minecraft in 14w30c i have a crash ans i cant fixed by my own. can somebody help my? ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // On the bright side, I bought you a teddy bear! Time: ...
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How long would it take to beat Minecraft with 3 people? [on hold]

Could me and two friends beat the entire game of Minecraft (killing the dragon) in a night? How many hours would it take if that was our sole goal?
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Tamed dogs and cats won't leave me alone

I'm playing Minecraft SMP I've tamed a couple dozen wolves and cats, brought them back to my home, bred them, and left them in a kennel. My plan was to position the cats around my house to keep away ...
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What is the “Use VBOs” setting?

In the 14w29b snapshot there is a new option in the "Video Settings" menu called "Use VBOs": The snapshot update says that enabling "Vertex Buffer Objects" should increase your FPS by 5% to 10% on ...
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Minecraft won't go past the white Mojang screen

First time trying Minecraft, fresh install. I have Java installed, I click Play, the loader disappears, the white Mojang screen appears, then I get the loader back. Windows XP. Any help please
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MCP “Fatal Error” Upon Decompile

I'm attempting to install MCP on Mac OS X 10.6. Here is the error and where it takes place: == Updating client == > Adding javadoc > Renaming sources - Done in 8.85 seconds FATAL ERROR ...
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Is there a good replacement for the Force Wrench in Monster?

One of my staple items in FTB Unleashed was the Force Wrench. For those who don't know, it allowed you to pickup items without loosing their contents. (Chests would still have their inventory, tanks ...