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How quickly does a MFR Auto-Spawner spawn mobs?

The MFR Auto-Spawner can be used to spawn mobs, much like a vanilla mob spawner. The mod Soul Shards does this as well. I've been told that a tier 5 soul shard spawns mobs faster than the ...
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Modded Minecraft Uses Almost All RAM

I've been putting together my own collection of 1.7.10 mods for playing Minecraft. Recently, I've noticed it uses almost all of my 13 GB of available RAM, even though it is saying it is using 2-2.5 ...
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Minecraft 1.6 Launcher external mod management

I like playing Equivalent Exchange 2 mod, which was only updated for 1.2.5. It was also an external mod, meaning it was put in the "mods" folder. The new launcher works great, but I cannot find a ...
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Trying to connect to a server on my network

i was trying to connect to a server that is running on another pc in my house ive tried all the other ip's in the ipconfig in the cmd and dosent work i need help with this. When i try to join using ...
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Minecraft Command Block trouble

I am staff on a server and we are adding in a creative world which is already set up. I need a way for other non-staff people to get there. I thought command blocks! But I am having the trouble where ...
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Testfor blank scores Minecraft [duplicate]

I need a tag or some sort of redstone method to scan for BLANK player scores; scores that haven't even been set to 0. Something like: /testfor @a[score_null=blank] The problem is that all scores ...
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Can I play Minecraft without logging in first?

So, I have Minecraft a long time, but i deleted all my files, and installed them back, now i moved and im stuck with no connection, (except my laptop but its hard to play on here) so, i wanted to play ...
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Clearing Items with NBT Tags

I'm making an adventure map in Minecraft. I've been trying to make a key that opens a door and then deletes itself from your inventory. I got it to work flawlessly without NBT tags, using a trip-wire ...
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Minecraft Gamerules not working?

Me and my friend were playing Minecraft, and I created a world with cheats de-activated. When I opened it to LAN, I activated cheats, and changed the two game rules keepInventory (True) and ...
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Trail of particles from a point to TNT

I have a map where I spawn Primed TNT then teleport it to a random Mushroom Cow which is invisible to make 100% random explosion. Now I want to make a particle trail from an orb kind of block in the ...
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Minecraft 1.8 Forge Start-up Error [on hold]

My minecraft Forge version is release 1.8-Forge11.14.3.1499 I honestly use a cracked launcher, Team Extreme 3.5.1 specifically. Now everytime I start it up, the game output console (I make the ...
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How do you reset your spawnpoint back to your bed after doing a stupid thing

I did a stupid thing and accidentally set my spawn place to where I was lost. I don't want to lose all my stuff but I went travelling with my boat and now I'm just really confused. The java help ...
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Clear item with custom name?

How do you clear 1 item from the inventory that has a custom name? What I'm trying to do is make a torch that when you hold it, it gives you Night Vision effect but after like 400 ticks or so I want ...
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minecraft needs another program to run or? [on hold]

When I run cracked Minecraft launcher the note says Error:could not open D:/folder/lib/i386/jvm.cfg I already tried reinstalling the game and install it again but it doesnt work anyway! Please Help ...
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What are some tactics to fortify villages and their population against outside attack?

I recently discovered my homely village has been ransacked by a marauding horde of zombies. They managed to get inside one of my large apartment houses and wiped out all but two (!) of the village ...
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What can I do with Rotten Flesh?

I have about 10 double chests of rotten flesh (my zombie pigman farm is working nicely thank you very much). While rotten flesh is great for dogs, I just can't imagine using any more than a hand full ...
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Most efficient way to farm Slimes?

I'm having a hard time finding slimes to kill so that I can make some sticky pistons - I know that they only spawn at the bottom of the map, so I am restricting my search to this area, however I have ...
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Can someone help me with my slime farm? [duplicate]

I need help because I want to build a slime farm I have found chunks using a slime chunk finder. I have built it below level 40 at 14, It's a 16 by 16 area and I have triple checked my coordinates ...
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Creative World: Can not place blocks only destroy them [on hold]

Playing in Creative World: Why can I only destroy blocks & not place them too?
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Can I completely prevent destroying blocks in adventure mode?

I am trying to make a vanilla worldguard using command blocks in Minecraft 1.4. In 1.3, players couldn't do anything while in adventure mode. Is there any way to put players in 1.3-style adventure ...
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My minecraft launcher won't launch [on hold]

Whenever I tried to start my minecraft launcher, a little box would pop up and say it wouldn't launch and was caused by a corruption and that I had to reinstall minecraft. Whenever I did the same ...
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Minecraft Forge launcher keeps redownloading files, does not get past the launcher interface [on hold]

So every time I try to use Forge (or Optifine) it says "Ready to update & play?" Every time I click on "play", it downloads some files, and then goes right back to square one. The launcher doesn't ...
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Upgrading local minecraft world

For instance, if the world was created when version 1.7 was out and then 1.8 was released. Questions So, is there any way to upgrade a local minecraft world? Or does this happen automatically?
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Is it possible to enchant items in Minecraft: Pocket Edition?

I have recently started playing Minecraft Pocket Edition on my new iPad after regularly playing the PC version. During a session of MCPE I found that I didn't know how anything worked. So I had a ...
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Hippiecraft Password change? [on hold]

How do you change your password for hippiecraft Accounts? I need to do it for my friend, but I don't know how.
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What are the Minecraft Easter eggs?

I was looking at this answer and I didn't realize that Minecraft had some Easter eggs in it. Besides the Christmas chest Easter egg, and the sheep Easter egg, what else is there?
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How can I make a random number generator with command blocks in Minecraft?

I want to make a mini game in Minecraft were I need a random command generator for 9 commands. I need a random command to give the player a random item. I can't do the command block in the dispenser ...
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Can I use command blocks to teleport a player who died and give them a point?

I've read and tried this post but I still can't figure out why instead of teleporting me when I die, it instantly teleported me to the point and didn't let me move! I don't know what I did wrong. I ...
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Is there any way to make Logitech Revolution MX scrolling sensible in OS X?

I'm playing Minecraft on a mac, and I'm using a Logitech Revolution MX. When scrolling in the game, it flicks through my items very quickly, rather than one item-per-click scrolling than I get in ...
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Minecraft Comes Alive - How do I give armor to villagers?

I'm playing a homemade modpack with Forge and I was wondering how to give my wife in Minecraft Comes Alive armor from the Super Hero Unlimited mod for her to put on. How do I do this?
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when is mojang going to add a new boss for the nether [on hold]

Well i really want to have a adventure. Something where you find out. Your not the only player and you have to save your lost brother/sister. Who was kidnapped. From a fire breathing lava dragon. Why ...
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Does /setworldspawn affect /spawnpoint?

If I /setworldspawn, and then /spawnpoint, will the player's spawn point be at the location where /setworldspawn or /spawnpoint was set?
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Help Me Plzz Minecraft [on hold]

Jul 27, 2015 9:26:48 AM net.minecraft.launchwrapper.LogWrapper log INFO: Loading tweak class name cpw.mods.fml.common.launcher.FMLTweaker Jul 27, 2015 9:26:48 AM net.minecraft.launchwrapper.LogWrapper ...
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Is there a way to set an “Adventure Mode Boundary” in Minecraft?

Is there a way to set an "Adventure Mode Boundary" in Minecraft? I am trying to create this village where players can spawn in, and then set out to explore the world and build and do normal minecraft ...
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Why do I need to delete the META-INF folder when installing mods?

In Minecraft, nearly every tutorial on how to install a MOD tells you to remove the META-INF folder. However none of the ones I found tell you what it is. I don't like the idea of deleting a folder ...
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Having a very odd lag issue on ONE minecraft server

On minecraft, I've been getting horrible lag on one of my favorite servers. I checked the ping (by hovering over the bars in the multiplayer menu), and it's great: 35. However, when I join the server, ...
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Single machine on network runs Minecraft slowly on internet server, but fine locally

So I have a very unusual problem. I have set up a minecraft server for the family to play on. We have four computers. Three of them can connect fine to the server. The fourth one however can not, when ...
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Is there a way to place a command block with a command in a chest and/or dispenser?

I'm in the new snapshot and trying to make a random TP out of a dispenser and command blocks just like SethBling in his snapshot video just with the difference that I want to place the dispenser with ...
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Help! I got lost in Nether!

No, actually I didn't, but that was a close call and I'm really curious how would one go about that one. On my third or fourth visit to the Nether, I still didn't realize the risk, and didn't place ...
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Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 crashing when E is pressed [on hold]

I am using Minecraft Forge with mods. When I press E to open inventory the game crashes with the following error. http://pastebin.com/aj99MxYB
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How can I add “roughness” to land in World Painter?

I'm using World Painter to create my own custom Minecraft maps with larger terrain features, like the below screenshot: While it's coming along nicely, I don't like how smooth the terrain is. It ...
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How can I toggle fire using redstone in SSP?

The Yogscast uses redstone-toggled fire, probably using this mod. However, CraftBook is only available for SMP. How can I get this feature into SSP?
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Are there any easter eggs in minecraft? [duplicate]

I was just playing Minecraft the other day and I began to wonder. Are there any easter eggs in Minecraft, and if so, what are they?
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What does the Extreme Hills biome do on a Superflat world?

Just got the 1.8 update on Xbox One, and I'm experimenting with the superflat editing options. If you start to create a new Superflat world, go to advanced Superflat options, and then the Biomes tab, ...
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How do I use the /kill command to ONLY kill mobs?

I have a Redstone Power loop that connects to a Command Block that is set to kill all entities except for myself (/kill @e[type=!Player]), because I'm building a creative map, but don't want slimes ...
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Minecraft loading problems?

Minecraft loads extremely slow for me and (as far as I know) only me. Since it's not actually crashing I could not get a crash report, but instead I have recovered a launcher log. Here's the pastebin. ...
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Lighting Issue in Minecraft

I was experimenting with the Nodus client on 1.8.3 and tried out x-ray mode, whenever that is enabled the chunks auto refresh. When I turn it off, I have lighting issues in my single player world even ...
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Start Minecraft Server on first Connection

I was wondering if it's possible to have my (Vanilla) Minecraft server not actually start running until someone tries to connect to it? I have full access to the entire server (It's an old computer of ...
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How can I destroy a block from afar?

I've been playing on the PPCG Minecraft server for a little while, and I've managed to build a fairly decent tower, but someone has decided to do this, right next to the top: While I could build ...
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Minecraft takes me to 'GameOutput' screen instead of launching

So, I've been playing minecraft on my macbook pro for a while, but all of a sudden, the game has stopped launching. I mean, I can go to the launch screen, but when I click "play", it takes me to a new ...