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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If a server is lagging, why is a sound made when blocks are broken, but not placed? [on hold]

I have a server I have access to via SSH. I compiled craftbukkit and am now running Craftbukkit 1.8.3 on the server. I started the Minecraft server, but I wanted to do some other stuff in the ...
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How do I kill every entity except arrows and players?

I was trying to make a world where arrows, if shot at a player, will destroy items, but keep the player alive. However when I use the command /kill @e[type=!Player], the arrows will be destroyed.
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How do I make a server-friendly auto brewer? [closed]

I need to make an automatic brewery that places bottles of water and collects the potions automatically. How can I achieve this?
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I can't find the end portal

I'm playing Minecraft on Xbox 360 and I can't find the End Portal. I have tried every trick I can think of, including the xray glitch, and recreating the world in Creative mode to dig out the entire ...
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How do you add a new gamerule to minecraft without mods (vanilla)? [closed]

I wanted to make a gamerule to constantly do a command without using scoreboard.
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Get the player with the highest score on the scoreboard

How can I get the player with the highest score on a scoreboard according to a player's kills in Minecraft? I have tried doing: /tellraw @a[score_kill_min=1,team=Seekers] {text:"You won!"}
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What minecraft shaderpack is this?

The water is "glowing" at night (1:20), and I really like it, but I just can't find it anywhere.. Help me, please! ...
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Can you disable the repair cost increasing in Minecraft 1.8?

As you might know, starting with Minecraft 1.8, the repair cost for an item goes up the more it was previously repaired, to the point where the item can no longer be repaired. Is there a way to ...
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I think you need to sign in to psn? [closed]

I return to my garage there is no free car I waited a hour still nothing
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How do I install litemods for linux?

I want to get WorldEditWrapper for my Linux minecraft. I already installed liteloader and the mod, but when I go to the .minecraft file, I can't find the mods folder. Am I doing somethings wrong, or ...
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Preventing users from teleporting on top of the nether?

I have users repeatedly using ender pearls to get on the roof of the nether (128 blocks+) and build up there. I want to avoid this. Currently, the only way I could think of is blacklisting ender ...
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Multiplayer Game Server Connection And Internet Issues [closed]

This problem started yesterday without me having changed anything, I haven't installed, downloaded, altered settings, or anything on the PC or the internet in our house. My brother can get onto ...
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Is there a mod for 1.8 to restore the old enchanting/repairing system? [closed]

Googling just gives a bunch of "more enchantments" type mods. To clarify, I'm mainly interested in the ability to repair a renamed item indefinitely. (In as vanilla a way as possible.)
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I downloaded a texture pack for minecraft 1.8.3 and then it says when I create a world “Downloading Terrain” for like FOREVER [duplicate]

Ugh! It can't be! D: I hate lagging while I play minecraft. I created a world, BOOM, downloading terrain
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Minecraft Server (1.8.3) how to make it so that when people spawn in…they are holding a specific item? [duplicate]

So I've just started with my server and it's going to be an adventure server. I have everything set up...but I am curious as to how I do what I've seen done on other adventure/RPG servers. The ...
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Is it possible to affect NPCs from the CustomNPC mod via commands?

I am currently using the 1.8 version of Custom NPC. As I am making a map, I would like to know: Can I TP an NPC using command blocks? Can I clone an NPC using command blocks? It would help me a ...
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How can I teleport a team but have each of the players go different places?

I am separating teams for a teleport system with tubes, I have 6 tubes and 2 teams of 3. How would I separate the players from their other teammates in teleporting? Here is a command: tp ...
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Why won't minecraft run on my HP laptop windows 8.1? [closed]

Everytime I attempt to start minecraft it attempts to update the launcher and then brings up an error window stating unable to update the minecraft game launcher. I have attempted several ...
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I created a world and it says “Downloading Terrain” for 30 minutes [closed]

I just downloaded a Texture pack. Afeter the Download I installed it. I created a new world to see how it looks and it just says "Downloading Terrain" Does anyone know what is going on?
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What blocks can Mobs/The Player spawn on?

I was wondering what specific blocks a mob can spawn on, and which ones they can't. I know that block "opacity" and "transparency" have a part to play, but not all of these rules apply properly. Can ...
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Java's interaction with other programs [closed]

I'm having a problem with third-party applications connecting to Minecraft using Java's Network Launch Protocol. This has been happening when I launch Minecraft through Curse Voice. I have tried the ...
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Why won't Zombie Pigmen Spawn in my mob trap?

I built a zombie pigmen farm in the nether, at around y=240, and I can't get any to spawn. The platform is 29 by 29, which is 841 spawn spaces, which should be large enough to get a nice spawn rate. ...
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Minecraft keeps crashing (Vanilla)

My minecraft keeps crashing whenever i log into a online server, i have no idea why but i do indeed have the crash report. [20:36:48] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: APoisonPotato93 [20:36:48] ...
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How do you prevent certain mobs from spawning in vanilla minecraft?

I like the /gamerule command, but how would I make it so only zombies or ghasts don't spawn? Ghasts are really annoying... I'm sure you understand.
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Minecraft crashes with shaders [closed]

I'm using shaders in 1.7.10 with liteloader and even if there are no shaderpacks minecraft will crash giving me this error: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Hey, that tickles! Hehehe! Time: ...
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Lost my way in Minecraft - How do I teleport to a certain un-named entity?

I am wondering how to teleport back to a pack of wolves I left sitting near my house that I now cannot locate. I want to get back to my house and keep building it. Is there any way to teleport to ...
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CanPlace tag doesn't works

I am building an adventuremap in gamemode 2, but you can't place Blocks and I want to set a Item / Block in a slot and get a Block which is placeable in gamemode 2 /replaceitem entity @p ...
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Applied energistics 2 and modular powersuits addons crash [closed]

So I'm making my own modpack and I'm getting a crash that seems to be between applied energistics 2 and modular powersuits addons. I have tried a lot of things but it keeps crashing (on startup) ...
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Can't maximise Minecraft window

I was playing in Minecraft in full screen for a while (toggling using F11) and then after a while, I went back to windowed mode (I don't like playing in full screen, I was just testing the ...
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What are the major levels for Mining?

When mining for resources, there are "levels" that each resource appear. For example, Diamonds appear at levels 11-16 (roughly). Can someone list all of the ranges for each major resource? (Coal, ...
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After downloading Forge, when I launch Minecraft it won't come up [closed]

Before I downloaded Forge, Minecraft was working well for me, but when I downloaded Forge I can't launch Minecraft anymore. Does anybody know why?
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How To Use /TestFor Command To Detect Entity [closed]

I just wondering how to detect this command? /summon ArmorStand ~ ~1 ~ {ShowArms:1,Equipment: [{id:diamond_sword,Count:1,tag:{ench:[{id:17,lvl:4}]}}, ...
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i used a tp command on a clock and am trapped [duplicate]

Is there a disable all command setting or command or any suggestions on how to move, I am 1600 blocks away from the command but I know the coordinates.
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Clicked “Off” on full screen button and now my screen is black. What do I do?

Please help me, I went into options on Minecraft and clicked full screen off and now my screen is black and I can't play.
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How do I make a rain detector on Minecraft?

I am making a server and it rains alot. rain lags up my computer so every time this happens, I have to type in /toggledownfall. Is there a way to make a simple redstone creation that detects rain, ...
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My minecraft 1.7.2 crashes as soon it starts [closed]

I have a problem with my Minecraft. As soon as it starts up, it prints an exception and then immediately exits, and I do not understand what is happening. Could someone help me? Here is the log: ...
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Minecraft server time to the end of the system

I would like to know that how I could make my own minecraft server for playing the start time and the end time. For example, Mineplex server is the time when the game ends or mccentral. I would think ...
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How do I get Minecraft for Linux?

So I looked on the internet and found instructions for installing Minecraft for Linux. I downloaded OpenJDK 7 from the software center, and got Minecraft from the official site. I checked "allow ...
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How Does Switching To A Enchanted Sword Whilst Arrow Is Shot Effect The Entity Shot

When switching to a looting sword when throwing a splash potion of harming to kill mobs will result in the looting taking effect, does this apply as well to a bow?
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Adding Minecraft 'characters' to world? [closed]

I'm making a Minecraft video and would like to add two (or more) Characters, as in the Stampylongnose videos featuring Stampy and Lee. Is there any way of producing this effect using a single ...
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How can I sign in after upgrading to a 'Mojang' account? [duplicate]

I was playing Minecraft and then I changed my skin. It said that I can migrate my old Minecraft account into a Mojang account, so I did. However I cannot log in anymore. Then after 5 tries of the ...
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How can one remove lag spikes due to memory dumps?

I investigated occasional quick "freezes" I would get in Minecraft about every 20 seconds or so - the fluid motion of me turning would stop and resume in less than probably half a second. It's barely ...
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How can I paste commands on Minecraft Command Blocks?

So I have a mac computer but i plugged in a windows keyboard in my mac. I am still trying to figure out how to paste commands into a command block. So how can I paste a command?
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Check if area contains only one entity in Minecraft with a command block

Is it possible to check if an area contains only one entity with command blocks. I've tried /testfor, but it activates the redstone for one person, even if there are more...
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How do Villagers react to Iron doors?

In Minecraft, doors are a fairly integral part to a Villager's livelihood. They determine the population and the safety of the village. However, does an Iron Door have a different effect on the ...
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Do I have to buy Minecraft again to make a new account?

I have been using my brother's account to play Minecraft and already have it downloaded on my laptop. However I want to create and use my own account do I have to re buy the game
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What do the profiling values mean on the minecraft debug screen?

What does each of the 10 parts shown on the Minecraft profiling graph mean?
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Minecraft 1.5.2 bin folder missing [duplicate]

I have a problem and it is that I didn't get a bin folder for minecraft 1.5.2! Now I can't play with any mods as I cannot install forge! I have read that from Minecraft 1.6 onwards the bin folder is ...
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How would I make a commandblock do setblock at a certain player

I was using setblock a lot and playing around with it, until I came with the idea, what if I could use setblock to make a game like Runner, from Mineplex, to make the blocks disappear when they run ...
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How to detect if a player logs out of the game in Minecraft?

I am building a Minecraft survival games map, in which the battle area is on a floating island. My friends discovered that if they are falling to the ground, they can quickly logout and log back in to ...