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. Please note that questions requesting technical support for modded Minecraft crash issues are off-topic.

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Host bukkit server with regular server

My question is simple. I have a Bukkit Minecraft server. Right now there is no Bukkit version compatible with Minecraft 1.3.1. Is there a way to take my server and host it with the regular Minecraft ...
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How to keep track of winners in a spleef Minecraft tournament?

I'm holding a spleef Minecraft tournament for my students. So I downloaded the SuperSpleef plugin. Problem is I don't know how to keep track of score and see which of my students won... I want to ...
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How do I create a Minecraft server? [duplicate]

Someone please tell me how to create a Minecraft server.
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How can I keep my livestock from dying [duplicate]

Originally my farm (sheep and chickens) was at ground level with fences around it. I noticed that when logging into the game the animals would teleport themselves outside the fences. They don't seem ...
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Why is there a glitch in my superflat world?

I wanted to do a superflat survival. I go into my new world, but when the world is generating, I see that there are clouds below me under the ground!!! What is happening??? when the world is fully ...
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Why can I connect to my server using an internal IP and localhost, but not when I use my external IP?

I have made a Feed The Beast Ultimate server for a couple of friends. When I try to connect to it, it says connection refused:connect, which, according to this post mans that there is no server online,...
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Can't Log into My Own Minecraft Server

Ok, so I have a Yogcraft Extreme (yogcraft combined with voltz) server on a laptop of mine that is separate from the one I play on and I have been able to log into it just fine until recently. Now, ...
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Do save games travel between the online and downloadable versions of Minecraft?

I've just started playing the download version of Minecraft in single player mode. I was wondering how the download and online versions interact in terms of save games. Does the online version store ...
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Where are my Minecraft saves located?

On Minecraft I am stuck really far down (see this question) and can't get out. When I search for my save I can't find it. I am on a Macbook.
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Is there an online community of game community/server leaders? [closed]

I'm just wondering about what resources might exist for gaming community leaders. I'm on the admin team of a large Minecraft server that is slowly becoming a gaming community beyond Minecraft. I'd ...
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Is there a gun mod for Minecraft? [closed]

Can anyone help me find a gun mod for Minecraft that will work on an SMP (Bukkit) server?
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Problem with minecraft server running on 64-bit Windows 7 computer

I downloaded minecraft_server.jar from here, and made run.bat which content is java -Xmx1024M -Xms1024M -jar minecraft_server.jar nogui. It runs well, I can connect with typing my IP, but my friend (...
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Actions aren't performed when disconnected

On a friend's multiplayer Minecraft server, it seems actions which I have initiated get paused when I'm not connected. For example: if I plant a tree and come back and hour later, the tree will still ...
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How do I get monsters to spawn in a certain place?

Okay, I have an SMP server and I don't want monsters to spawn near my spawn area or anywhere within it. Also, I have built castle walls around it and a huge house (which keeps getting destroyed), but ...
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How can I play Minecolony in SMP?

Minecolony is a nice SSP mod that adds some NPCs like a farmer and a miner. How can I make that work on SMP as well? I can put the ingredients for the items together but not craft them, and using give ...
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There are slimes all over my mob trap. How can I get rid of them?

My mobtrap was working perfectly a few hours ago. After relogging to the server, a massive amount of slimes spawned in my trap. They seem to be unkillable and block the canal and grinder. How can I ...
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In Minecraft multiplayer, do I keep my inventory after signing out?

I'm playing on a multiplayer server in Minecraft. When I sign out of the server and close the game, do I need to have all my items stored in chests, or will items in my inventory and armor I'm wearing ...
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Minecraft Beta Survival single vs multiplayer

Which are the differences between Minecraft Beta single player and multiplayer version? I mean, is there some kind of PvP or is more oriented to collaborative team play? Are the rules different?
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Current players in a server

Is there a way to see the current players in a server from the client program?
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Multiplayer fix for missing chunks? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Minecraft - Massive Hole In The Ground My server for minecraft has been haveing problems, a big gaping whole the size of one chunk will open up and only one player can see ...
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ALU in Minecraft, what can be achieved with this?

Recently articles popped up of how someone created a working ALU in Minecraft. He is quoted in some articles saying he is going to take it a step further and create a real-working computer in ...
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Is it possible to connect to an SMP server without authenticating?

The problem that I'm currently encountering is that the authentication server is down. I can start Minecraft and select "play offline". I then attempt to connect to a survival multiplayer server, ...
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Why can I move water in Minecraft SMP Alpha?

Is water movable on an SMP alpha server? Last night I tried to make a greenhouse with water for the crops and every time I dropped the water in the trench it did not spread and disappeared within 3-4 ...
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How do I get the lava in my lava fountain to flow?

I am on a multiplayer server and am trying to create a lava fountain in front of my door. I have it enclosed in an area so the lava won't block any routes. The only problem is that I can't get the ...
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Is infinite inventory possible in multiplayer creative mode?

Setting up a new server for my kids. They love creative mode in SMP, so I thought I'd set the server up to use creative mode. Works fine, flying enabled, however I cannot seem to enable the item ...
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On my minecraft SMP i need to port forward for someone outside my network to connect. What does this mean? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My friend cant connect to my Minecraft server from their house My friend and I want a multiplayer server to play on so i'm making one.
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Can I run a Minecraft multiplayer server and client on the same machine?

Is it possible to host a Minecraft multiplayer server on my computer and connect to it from the game client on the same machine? If it is possible how would it affect other players connecting on my ...
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Can multiple people share a single Minecraft account on my server?

I'm new to the Minecraft server world and I have a question: is it possible to let multiple users play on the same account on my Minecraft server?
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What's the fastest way to travel the end in Minecraft?

What's the fastest way to travel through the end in Minecraft? I need to get out SUPER far, and holding shift while placing blocks isn't cutting it. There has to be a mod out there that can help me ...
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My world has a huge void gap. How do I fix it? [duplicate]

I have this huge gap in my world. I was just starting to get things going with the FTB mod so please tell me this is easy to fix. When I enter it I can move forward very slowly. I did not move in ...
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Multiple Lava Pumps In The Nether

I have setup a 4 lava pumps to pump out lava in the nether to a tank in the overworld. Unfortunatley only one pump is working despite having the exact same setups. Is there a limit to how many pumps ...
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How do you find your home bed?

I got lost with an inventory full of stuff and I don't want to kill myself. I've built a huge structure, but I'm unable to find it, as I've no idea where to go. I've slept in the bed, and tried /...
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Severe system lag spike when running Minecraft server with more than 1 user?

I am trying to figure out what the problem could be with my game server. Currently it only run a Minecraft server but may run more later. The problem I am experencing is severe system lag spikes when ...
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Jerky lag on Minecraft OS X

I've been playing Minecraft for a year now, and have had this weird problem where about 5 minutes after I start playing, the game gets jerky (will lag for a second, then be normal for 2 seconds) and ...
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How do I prevent lag in the Nether?

So I visited the nether in the mod pack Big Dig, and now the game is literally unplayable for me. I get massive lag spikes, and I can't do anything. It is quite horrible. Is there a way of deleting ...
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What are the recommended specs for Minecraft?

I tried starting up a new world of Minecraft today, and found much to my displeasure that something as simple as breaking a tree, on a single-player world, would run into glitchy, laggy, unplayable ...
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What can I expect from a Minecraft Server running FTB with 3gbs of RAM?

My rented (fragnet) server has 3gb's of RAM. I have not the slightest clue what this means for my server. (This is the only information they freely give on the server, I'm in the process of attempting ...
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Can i invite someone to my single player world? If so, How? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to turn a Minecraft single player map into multi-player server? I have wanted to invite my brother to my Single Player world because he hasn't been able to ...
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Is it possible to change your single-player skin?

In Minecraft, is it possible to customize your skin in single-player mode (not just in multiplayer)? How?
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im in single player minecraft and im lost [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Finding my house in minecraft I am in single player creative minecraft and I went to the netherworld. I got lost in the netherworld, and made another portal and went back ...
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Give filler new waypoints?

Is there a way to give a filler a new waypoint without rebuilding it? And can is there a way i can use waypoints further away from the filler?
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BC Filler is not working

I am figuring out the buildcraft filler. Clearing a region works but i cannot get the program to build anything. I am using bricks(336) for the patters filling all the 9 slots. I also have plenty of ...
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Why does Minecraft Classic show the menu when mining/placing blocks?

When I play Minecraft Classic, sometimes the menu screen appears when mining/hitting/placing blocks. It starts to get annoying when you are trying to make a giant house. So my question is why does it ...
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Cannot craft Conveyor Module

I can not craft the conveyor module, i am using 3 glass on top, 3 refined iron in the middle a electronic circuit in the bottom left and right with a battery in the bottom middle. I tried using a ...
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How can I teleport one player to a random other player using a potion as the trigger?

I am making a MC map and need help. I want to make it that when someone uses a certain potion, that same person teleports to a random user on the map. I read another post like this, but I think it ...
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Tekkit crashes over and over again

I want to launch Tekkit on my iMac but it ends with a white screen. I tried this solution but that did not work out for me. Perhaps because I am doing something wrong? I use Java 7 update 21. Maybe ...
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Can I stack Interfaces?

I have a Furnace connected to my AE network using an ME Interface. This interface contains the maximum amount of Encoded Patterns it can hold. If I wanted to introduce additional patterns for my ...
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Efficiently fueling a generator

Do i waste coal if i fill up a generator with a full stack of coal to charge my batbox connected to it? I have the feeling it starts to waste coal when the generator gets fully charged and continues ...
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Unhinged: How do I having electrical engine only active when MJ is required?

There are a large number of MJ consuming machines that I wish to have the attached electrical engine only active when the machine needs power. How do I have an attached electrical engine turn off ...
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Disguised blocks?

While i was mining a stairway down suddenly "all" blocks appeared as smooth stone until they got touched a single time upon they changed to there normal appearance. Is this a bug or some mod i could ...