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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What do I do if there is no Minecraft servers coming up on the multiplayer list?

There used to be all these Minecraft servers listed in my multiplayer list but now there are no servers listed. What do I do? I tried going into different wi-fi's but it still doesn’t work. What other ...
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Minecraft launcher continuously loading [on hold]

When I load up the Minecraft launcher, where the play button would be it says 'Loading' and does not change. I have waited a whole hour, hoping it was taking a while to load in, to no avail. This ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 Forge These libraries failed to download

I have MC 1.7.10 and I wanted to download Forge. I tried so many Forge versions for 1.7.10, but when I run the installer, the download bar works for awhile, then it says: These libraries failed to ...
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I have trouble crafting a dig spell in Ars Magica 2

I want to create as my first spell the following recipe: Shape is 'Touch' + dig and its stored in the 'Book and Quill' item. I used my blue points so level it up from the occulus. My crafting altar is ...
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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 do I replace the non-air blocks in a 5x5x5 area?

Is it possible for me to replace all non-air with stone blocks in a 5x5x5 box around where I am having the command executed? What is the command to do this? Note: I believe that I can do it by ...
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Is it possible for MinecraftLauncher console to stay?

The Minecraft console disappears and the Minecraft Java game loads after the game output is loaded. Is it possible for it to stay? I would like to see the game output.
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How can I make an escapeable jail?

I am building a role playing server, and when you are arrested you are put in jail. I want my players to be able to escape, but I'm not sure of how to implement this. The guards for my jail are ...
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Is it possible to save a picture to a floppy disk in Computercraft?

I am trying to save a picture I created in paint on to a Floppy Disk, but I don't know how. Could someone please tell how to do it, or if it's possible?
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Have snowballs actually ever been able to hit players in vanilla?

I've been trying to work out if thrown snowballs, in any vanilla version, have been able to hit, as in cause the damage animation and knockback (not necessarily actually taken away hearts, and not ...
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Minecraft Server Hacked

I am the admin on a server, and a new person came on the server for the first time. He asked for a book to "write a story". We gave him the book and he gave it to the owner. The owner opened up the ...
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What are the commands for the LAN world?

I've figured out that if you do /spawnpoint it changes your spawnpoint for the LAN world. So every time I die, I spawn where I want to. And I don't have to use my bed! I'd like to learn other ...
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Can I collect fallen arrows that the skeletons shoot at blocks?

I luckily trapped a skeleton and I did something special so they shoot at a block and I tried to collect them but it wouldn't work. I really did think you could do that?
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Is version 1.8 compatible with 1.8.3 servers?

My friend and I have a hosted Minecraft server through Apex, and my question is does the server have a specific version it runs on, so the latest being 1.8.3, and could I change my profile version to ...
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Unpacking the Minecraft player data DAT files [closed]

I have a heavily modded 1.7.10 Minecraft Server using forge. I recently went to The End to retrieve a particular item (spoiler): I attempted to pick it up several times and it kept teleporting ...
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Why isn't my trigger working?

First I'm creating a initial setup for people connecting to my server, to "hook them up on the system", as Bukkit no longer exists. /scoreboard players reset * /scoreboard objectives list ...
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What is the difference between the new Minecraft Installer and the older Launcher?

Some may have noticed that there is now another way to install Minecraft, using a Windows Installer package (.msi) file. It can be assumed that if I get Minecraft using this installer, it will be ...
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How do I put a lore AND an enchantment on an item in Minecraft?

I am someone who likes minecraft and all commands in it. except what I'm having trouble with is how to put a lore AND an enchantment on an item in minecraft. Please help me figure this out.
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Is there a way to prevent pipe overflow in Buildcraft?

In the Technic Pack, especially with BuildCraft, a common problem I have when setting stuff up is that I end up filling up a machine, and then it starts overflowing if the machine fills up, or is ...
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is there a way to tell what mod an item/block originates from?

I have a number of mods and I know some of them added copper to the world. When mining I tend to find 2 kinds of copper ore, ones with orange dots (Copper A) and ones with goldenrod dots (Copper B). ...
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My Minecraft Launcher won't work?

When I bring up the launcher, I see the updates and stuff like normal. I try to click on the button that says Play and all it does is say Preparing for a few seconds, then it goes back to saying Play. ...
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Is it possible to defend your house with iron golems?

I recently read about iron golems in Minecraft and it seems like you can just spawn them anywhere, so this lead me to the conclussion that they should be able to protect your house unless they would ...
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How to launch Technic from flashdrive

I've downloaded Technic to my flashdrive, as well as the JLauncher and the JPortableLauncher. I run JavaPortableLauncher.exe but it is asking which Jar file I want to run. I've found both a ...
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Minecraft crashes. Help me ASAP! [on hold]

# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: # # EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x00007ffa11870398, pid=4488, tid=4924 # # JRE version: Java(TM) SE Runtime ...
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How can I emulate 1.7.10's adventure mode in 1.8?

Up until Minecraft 1.7.10 I enjoyed playing in adventure mode, which restricts one to use the right tools to destroy or harvest blocks (to have a more realistic experience). In this version (and ...
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Where and how do you download MCedit?

One time I saw my friend playing minecraft and he was using mcedit. Where do you download that?
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HermitCraft Modsauce Server Host [on hold]

I am looking into buying a Minecraft server for the Modpack Hermitcraft Modsauce. I have hosted MANY times before on my own debian and centOS dedicated servers from the commandline. Because of this I ...
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Is it safe to download the “Java free” version of Minecraft?

So I clicked on the link and downloaded the (Java free minecraft) And installed it. In my old launcher there is a message in red text saying "You are running on an old version of Java. Please ...
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How do I testfor a certain amount of players in a certain radius?

So I am making a Spleef game on my server and I need to testfor 12 players within about 35 blocks from the command blocks. I tried /testfor @a[r=35] leading into a /tp command to teleport the players ...
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Can't find sprint button?

What is the sprint button in Minecraft 1.5.2? I know it's a silly question to ask, but I can't seem to find it. Thanks in advance for the help.
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Minecraft isn't downloading all the necessary .jar files [on hold]

Can someone help me out with the .minecraft jar files. I have trouble downloading it, I just got the minecraft launcher and it doesn't download all the .minecraft jar files and I'm tired of trying. So ...
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minecraft prison- sharing plots

In the minecraft prison minigame is there a way you can allow other people to build and destroy on your plot and be a member so you can share storage and trade with each other without worrying about ...
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Minecraft: How To Make Vanilla Mods With Commands

When browsing Planet Minecraft, I come across Vanilla Minecraft Mods by using one command. I am interested in the idea and how to do it. Here are two people that do this: ...
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Minecraft 1.7.9 won't launch [duplicate]

I downloaded the launcher (from www.minecraft.net) after purchasing and registering. I run windows 7 ultimate (YES, i downloaded the windows .exe version). I start the launcher and it works fine. I ...
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Why no animals?

In my Minecraft private survival game I've built my house in a small valley, and I'm surviving on a small wheat and watermelon farm. This is because there are no animals. There are other mobs like ...
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How do I connect with my friend that also has shaders?

I have Sildur's Shaders for 1.8 the same with my friend, we also have the same Forge version same Optifine version too, How can he connect to me or me to him while having Shaders? When we try to ...
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Using Command blocks to track a specific player's player kills

I'm trying to get Command blocks to track ONLY One player's kills, specifically player kills. So i have used: (~ =redstone Repeater) /scoreboard objectives add Kills stat.playerKills ~ /testfor ...
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RPG-esque Area Names on Entry in Minecraft

So the title command lets you put a fancy thing across people's screens like you might see in some RPG. I'd like to use this as a way to give names for areas in my adventure map- for example, they ...
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I can't find 1.8.1 jar

Okay I've tried to download mods and I did everything exactly right and when the guy on youtube went into minecraft. versions then 1.8.1, it had inside the folder ' 1.8.1json and 1.8.1jar ' and when I ...
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How big of a portal does one need to allow Ghasts to enter the Overworld?

According to the Wiki in 1.7.2 a Ghast could enter the overworld 1.7.2 - Ghasts can now enter the Overworld in survival with bigger Nether portals. just how big does a Nether Portal need to be ...
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Are players considered mobs by the game?

In minecraft when we refer to a Mob we refer to monsters and animals and thus when something said it deals x damage to mobs it's normally used in context to the player attacking. However in ...
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Minecraft does not accept my password [closed]

I joined Minecraft on 8/28/2011. When I attempt to log in, it says my password is incorrect (several times). I am unsure why this would be happening as I know my password and log in.
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How can you summon/create player shot arrows using commands?

When killing a player with an arrow, it will come with different death messages depending on who or what shot the arrow: Dispenser:[player] was shot by arrow Player/Mob:[player] was shot by ...
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What is the difference between vanilla Minecraft and FTB?

What is the difference between vanilla and FTB Minecraft? I was playing Minecraft and my brother asked if it was vanilla or FTB and I said I didn't know. So now I am asking this site to see what the ...
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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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Minecraft Resonant Rise 3 server not starting [closed]

My friend and I want to play Resonant Rise 3 together, i have done what you need to do to have a resonant rise server, i have downloaded the server and opened it, but it doesn't work. This is what it ...
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Minecraft: Essentials(?) Signs That Can Be Only Used Every Hour?

I am trying to create a "dungeon," in Minecraft, but I do not want players to be able to continuously do it. I want there to be a gap of one hour before they can use the sign again. By this, I mean a ...
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Why does my Minecraft launcher not launch the game?

Some background: Slightly over a month ago, Minecraft suddenly stopped working on my computer. There was no strange behavior of any kind prior to that. I have tried a couple of usual fixes, such as ...
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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 ...