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Thermal expansion machines have black fronts

Not sure how to word the title of this question. The picture below shows what I'm talking about: As you can see the fronts of the machines are black. This happens with all thermal expansion ...
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Why don't I attack every time I press the LMB?

I don't notice a problem while mining, but when attacking I click and click and only some of the attacks hit. It's not bad when fighting sheep but almost impossible when fighting skeletons. I'm ...
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Screwed UP Minecraft Problems [on hold]

[22:15:27] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Loading tweak class name cpw.mods.fml.common.launcher.FMLTweaker [22:15:27] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Using primary tweak class name ...
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MInecraft will not load 1.7.2, but it will load 1.7.10 [on hold]

I am trying to run Vanilla Minecraft 1.7.2, but it gets stuck at "Launching..." When I tried this on 1.7.10, everything loaded just fine. How do I fix this?
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How to have a name floating over a button

In Lots of minecraft minigames they have buttons to example start the game but how do they make a floating name over the button
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How to Traverse a Lava Ocean?

I have created a world in a 1.8 snapshot version of minecraft because i wanted to play around with the custom world gen, i turned on lava oceans and it makes the world really cool. I have tried ...
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Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 Error before game even starts

When I try to run Minecraft with Forge already installed, one of two things happens. Either my game actually loads and it comes up as a complete black screen not showing my game at all but it says it ...
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How can I become Steve again?

I have changed my Minecraft skin and now I feel a bit nostalgic. I have tried to find a solution to this already but all I can find is possible "Steve skins" on the various skin websites. I want the ...
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Why my Mob Grinder/Farm isn't working? [duplicate]

I built (by following tutorials, see below) a Mob Grinder. It's a simple 20x20, with water, etc. But when I go up there, it's not dark inside. I don't use Gammabright and I didn't put torches or ...
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How to force Minecraft to “Play Offline”?

I've set Minecraft up with my account on a Windows guest user for my little siblings to play singleplayer. For security reasons, as well as concerns for the children themselves, I'd like to disable ...
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How deep must a lake be for fish or squid to spawn in it?

I have a small Lake in front of my house in Minecraft. It is currently 1 block deep. My Question is, how deep (in blocks) must it be that I can fish in it and make squid spawn in it?
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How can I get more research points?

I've finally discovered some variety of aspects, so I'm researching everything I can get my hands on. In the process, I've come across a few research notes. I'm rather new to this, so I'm trying to ...
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Can no longer connect to private Minecraft server

I set up a Minecraft server 1.7.10 on my personal server hosted on the Rackspace Cloud. The server is whitelisted, as it is intended only for my kids and me to play on. The server had been running ...
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How can i improve the performance of redpower frame tubes?

Now that this question was answered and my horizontal redpower quarry is working, i feel it needs improvement because whenever i turn the switch for the 5000+ block breakers, two things happen: a ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 forge installer error [closed]

Whenever I try to use the recommended build for forge on 1.7.10 it gets to the end and gives me one long error message saying I'm "missing 11 seperate libraries". I've gone on the mvn repository and ...
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Minecraft won't run after updating Java?

My mother downloaded the newest version of java and now it wont run. Here is the error message: [18:15:59 ERROR]: Couldn't launch game java.io.IOException: Cannot run program "C:\Program ...
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Interdimensional redstone circuitry in tekkit-lite?

I am building a gigantic horizontal quarry consisting of more than 5000 redstone tube frames and block breakers, all this in a mystcraft dimension. I used to remotely control the bc quarries i have ...
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Why is the bed texture reversed?

I've recently updated to Minecraft 1.7.2 and I've found out that the bed texture is somehow reversed on the side. I've searched here for a similar question but couldn't find one. Is it just me or is ...
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Minecraft Coders Pack Failing [on hold]

I've had a problem trying to decompile minecraft 1.6.4 using forge-1.6.4-9.11.1.965-src, which includes MCP. Here is the code: (* means username) ...
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How do I properly setup an auto-starting server on Windows Server?

I have been having a difficult time configuring the Minecraft server to start with Windows. Here's the situation: I have a Windows Server 2008 hosted at GoDaddy which I use for my web development and ...
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How do I summon mobs with block heads on Minecraft?

I can't figure it out. I can only summon mobs with other mob heads. I've been wanting to summon a cow with a water source block head and name it " Underwater Mission Fail"— Is that possible?
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Every time I try to play on a multiplayer SMP server, I get nothing but an empty blue world. How do I fix this?

Every time I go to play on a multiplayer SMP server, I join, it pops me in, and then I fall into nothing and stand on nothing. It's all blue; all I can see is the sun and sky. How do I fix this?
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What's the minimum height for the spawning area of a mob farm?

Considering a standard mob farm design, what's the minimum height I should build the spawning floor so that I'm sure I get 100% efficiency (no other mobs are counted toward the mob count cap)? I ...
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Distribute items evenly through pipes

Is there a equivalent pipe to Tekkit's "distribution transport pipe" for FTB unleashed? I know diamond pipes will split items if a specific item is allowed on multiple exits/colors. The problem is i ...
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How do I remove a Minecraft profile from the launcher?

Minecraft Launcher 1.3.9 has buttons to create and edit profiles but not to remove one. How can I delete an individual profile?
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How can I add one title on a scoreboard with two teams?

I am still working on the mini game where you kill the other team's leader, then you win. The problem is with the scoreboard. I added two teams, red and blue. The objective is ...
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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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Tesseract Pulling from Multiple Chests to Multiple Locations

Okay, so I am having some issues with Tessearcts form Thermal Expansion 3 in Minecraft. The tesseracts are set correctly with their settings, sending side set to sending on frequency 1 and receiving ...
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How does Height play into hostile mob spawns?

The Minecraft Wiki Spawn page goes into great detail about how hostile mobs spawn. But it omits details about how height plays into common spawns. It DOES mention how slimes require the chunks they ...
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Cannot connect to local or remote servers, connection reset by peer

I made a bukkit server on my computer running OS X. No problems there. I opened up my client (on the same computer), open multiplayer, the direct connect and typed in "127.0.0.1:25565". It appeared to ...
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How do I pre-generate a Minecraft world?

I want to create a new world on our Minecraft server, but exploring a new map and generating terrain causes massive lag. Is there a way to pre generate the chunks (with the default map generator) in ...
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How do I install Forge 1.6.4?

I have similar problem as had guy who asked "How do I resolve this error when installing the Forge source?". The question is resolved, but I can't find the mentioned fml/fml.py file. So please, where ...
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Adeventure map on bukkit server [on hold]

I wanted to create an adventure map on my bukkit server where when each player goes to the world, it loads all of the progress they made but each player gets their own map that no one else can go on. ...
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How do I set up command blocks to teleport the winning team?

Summary: I am making a mini game in Minecraft where you kill the other teams which you can select from either a wolf or ocelot (it's already tamed). Question: how can i set it up to teleport all the ...
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How do I have different plugins in different Multiverse worlds?

I am trying to set up a Bukkit server. Is it possible to have different plugins in different worlds? I am ok with Permssions, and also I have already downloaded PermissionsEx. Could you give an ...
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No sound in Minecraft

I hadn't played Minecraft in a few days prior to this, but when I fired it up, I had no sounds whatsoever, either in the menu or the game. First thing I checked was in-game, and all audio settings ...
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Random Minecraft Seed not containing new biomes

I often search for nice seeds on the internets but then I think I want a unique seed for my server and not one that is already in use by many other servers. When I generate a new map with a random ...
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Rain arrows in random positions within bounds?

How do I summon arrows from the sky in a random position but at the same time to be inside the coordinates that I want? For example, if I use the following, will that summon an arrow in that ...
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What's the minimum distance between two iron golem farms?

Considering the pretty common design (20x20 base) for the iron golem farms. What the minimum distance from one golem farm to another to make them work correctly? And how does this "distance" behaves ...
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How can I permanently show FPS?

I know there used to be an option to show FPS at all times in an earlier version and I know F3 still shows it now but only while you hold F3. I tried this F3 + alt + F3 technique but (at least on my ...
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Minecraft 1.5.2 - Extend reach

I want to extend my reach in minecraft, but I have tried like every mod, and nothing is working. I am using 1.5.2. Just to be clear, I do not have a server, this is single player. Also, Is the best ...
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Strategy to start a new world in survival mode

I've started playing minecraft just yesterday and I'm doing alright and I even had a house up but I don't have a bow or anything like that and a skeleton is basically killing me over and over again. ...
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What are the pros and cons of Quantum Armor and the Modular Powersuits?

I want to know the pros and cons of having the Quantum Armor (including the GraviChestPlate) compared to the pros and cons of the Modular Powersuits (with all modules installed). What I don't care ...
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I do not know my Minecraft password

I made my Minecraft account about a year ago and I used my dads e-mail. He changed his e-mail and I can't remember my Minecraft password. How can I retrieve my Minecraft password?
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How I am able to connect (offline) a few times to a Server?

I am a plugin developer for Bukkit. I played around a year ago with programming on a simple plugin. Now I want to finish it, but I am not able to test many of my functions of my program, because the ...
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Minecraft (Forge) keeps taking more and more memory, then crashes

On my machine, I'm running a private modded minecraft server running Forge 10.12.1.1098 for Minecraft 1.7.2. My fianceé can play without any problems on my server, however when I'm playing I crash ...
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Count number of players with command blocks?

I'm trying to activate some command blocks only if there's more than one player online in my vanilla server. Is there a way to accomplish this with command blocks?
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Mods show up in menu but do not work in gameplay

I've downloaded the .jar of multiple mods. Using Forge, I did the following: 'Get info' > I change the end of the file to .zip from .jar > open zip > place folder in Application ...
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How does biome generation work in 1.8 snapshots?

My friends and I were planning on starting a survival server for ourselves once 1.8 is officially released, and the possibility of having the nearest ice-based or mesa biome being 20 km away from 0,0 ...
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Setting up permission in McMyAdmin with groupmanager

I have a served hosted at Fragnet.net. Here the default admin tool is McMyAdmin. I want to set up permissions in MyMcAdmin with group manager as suggested by the fragnet knowledgebase. But even after ...