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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Minecraft forge 1.7.2

When i turn minecraft forge 1.7.2 on it turns on and instantly back off. it shows this: [18:56:44] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Loading tweak class name cpw.mods.fml.common.launcher.FMLTweaker ...
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MinecraftEdu server crashes in one class, not others

I use MInecraftEdu in my geography classes. The servers work fine in three classes and fail repeatedly in the fourth. The failures occur soon after starting new worlds. I have noticed some students ...
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my minecraft keeps crashing [duplicate]

it shows me this message in 'crash report' ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Sorry :( Time: 23/1/15 8:28 PM Description: Initializing game org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated ...
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Do Iron Golems not spawn above a certain height?

I've recently finished building an iron golem farm at the top of my mob spawner tower. The first floor of the farm is at y=242. I'm using Docm77's basic iron farm design, but I haven't gotten any ...
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Should I install the Intel Drivers for Linux to make Minecraft faster?

My computer is pretty old and doesn't handle Minecraft very well. When I played on Windows 7, the max FPS I'd ever get was about 25-30. And, on top of that, the FPS would fluctuate a lot. When the 1.8 ...
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Respwn dynamics of command blocks in a Minecraft event

I'm designing a parkour event in a Vanilla world totally organized with command blocks. What I'm trying to do is: Teleport a player in a indoor map in the sky Change his gamemode to Adventure Mod ...
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How do I use commands to give myself named leather boots with lore and high depth strider? [duplicate]

I tried multiple commands for this and none worked.
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How to make a mob spawner that can spawn mobs with custom drops?

For a CTM map im making i would like a spawner that can spawn a skeleton that is: invisible, is wearing gold boots. which of course i found out how to do the problem is i would like it to drop xp ...
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Unable to open Minecraft Forge 1.7.10?

I have downloaded Forge 1.7.10, but when I try to install it I get the message: You need to run the version 1.7.10 manual at least once. I don't really get what I'm supposed to do. Any help ...
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How can I farm Guardians?

I have a nice ocean monument, all emptied of water. I am planning on converting part of it into a guardian farm. How should I do this? There are very few tutorials (that I've seen) that explain a ...
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How do you keep the mobs away from your house at night?

I'm playing Minecraft on creative mode, how can I keep mobs away from my home? I don't want to disable hostile mobs entirely by setting the difficulty to Peaceful, just keep them away from my house.
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Playsound when a player leaves and area but not when they enter

I've got a sound paspawn and want to play it when people exit an area but not when they enter or teleport into it. The sound should only be played once. Thanks for the help.
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How can I detect if only one out of 8 lines of redstone is on and block the others from passing trough?

I have a (very) big redstone contraption used to store numbers for ALU's or minecraft computers. As of with most inventions, They get upgraded to preform better/get smaller from time to time, so to ...
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Cannot conncet to certain server

Whenever I try to connect to a certain server, an error message came saying Connection refused and no further information. This situation does not appear in other servers. I tried relogging and ...
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Stuck in Survival on a Creativecraft Server?

So basically my friend went to a parkour and switched to survival mode so she could play fairly but when she switched back she was still in survival mode. We have tried a lot of things like asking an ...
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Is it possible to play any sound file?

I've been trying to make scary sound effects for my game, and I was wondering if I could make scary ambience. Is there any way I can play any sound file?
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How can you start a new world with the ability to create a player controlled village?

In Millénaire, when you reach the reputation level or "Natural leader" for a culture and request to be recognized by the village chief you can then use the Village Wand to create a player controlled ...
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What is the Bonus Content of Millénaire?

I was installing Mods into 1.7.10 on my laptop the other night testing if they all work together before transferring them across to my gaming PC. one of the mods i installed is Millénaire 6.0.0 After ...
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Help with my minecraft server

I am on a mac and I just finished my Minecraft server. I would like to log into it, but when I go to direct connect and type in *:25565 it just says "Unknown Host".
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Minecraft 'Access Violation' error before even showing Mojang screen? (1.8.1) [duplicate]

I have been trying to play for a while, I have tried: Deleting all files and re-downloading Minecraft, Updated Java (tried newest Java 7, as well as Java 8) I just can't figure out what is ...
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How to Prevent Access to Minecraft Server from non-minecraft Clients?

My son has recently created a Minecraft server in our home using a leftover PC. He is using a whitelist to allow only his friends' legitimate accounts to join the game. However, I have discovered ...
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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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Why does my Minecraft launcher keep crashing when I press play?

Whenever I press play on my Minecraft launcher it starts to load, then goes back to the launcher. This is what it tells me: [14:43:45] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: ropen908 [14:43:45] [Client ...
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Me and my friend cant play minecraft on the same network over LAN? [duplicate]

Me and my friends computer are side by side, and we want to play minecraft together. We used to be able to use the "Open to LAN" feature, but now are computers don't detect each other. By the way we ...
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How to use the summon command from server console

I haven't found the answer to this. Can I summon an object in Minecraft from the Server console? I have the exact coordinate where I'd like an item to appear and I want to type the command from ...
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Modded Minecraft: No Hostile Mobs Spawning

EDIT: Somnia was indeed the problem. After making my own custom 1.7.10 modpack recently, I haven't been able to find any hostile mobs whatsoever. I've checked my difficulty, set at Normal and then ...
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Is there a way to keep potion effects when you die?

Is there a way for a specific player to keep the potion effect when he dies? For example, my friend and i are playing, with both a different potion effect. But when i die, i have to get that potion ...
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My Minecraft Forge(1.7.10) keeps crashing for me

This is what the crash report looks like. Description: Initializing game java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: net/minecraft/client/renderer/texture/TextureObject at ...
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I'm stuck in the sky after respawning!

I'm a new Minecraft user thanks to my seven year old son. I dug too deep and died in creative. I respawned in the sky and am stuck there. I tried dropping to the ground and I fall and it sounds like I ...
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minecraft launcher not opening forge

when I try to open forge from the minecraft launcher, it doesn't load. I even did it without mods and it still didn't work. This is what I got from the game output: [14:11:24] [main/INFO] ...
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Per world chat?

Is there a way so players can do some command like /l to change their channel to local so when they talk only people in world (maybe world_nether, world_the_end) but not the players in world2. Then if ...
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What is needed to protect long-distance minecart lines?

When building a minecart rail through multiple overworld biomes, what do I need to do to stop mobs from blocking the track? The track will have tunnels, raised tracks, and tracks on the ground at ...
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Why does the HUD's chunk coordinates information have 3 numbers?

When I press F3 to turn on the HUD, my chunk line says something like this. Chunk: 8 6 0 in -17 4 3 My understanding is that I am standing on block 8 6 0 in the -17 4 3 chunk. By shouldn't chunks ...
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How to setblock snow_layer only if block below is a full-block?

Or is there actually any way to do that? Basically I do a /setblock ~ ~ ~ snow_layer at the player but if it's above something that snow layer can't be on (eg. slab,sign,grass) it just looks buggy. ...
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What does the Ender Egg do? [duplicate]

When your done defeating the ender dragon and gather the egg,does it hatch or something,or is it just decor,but if it was decor why cant i find it in the creative invitory?
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Can I use inequality in command-block testfor arguments?

I know there is the basic /testfor @a[score_HEALTH=1,team=red] but I need the "less than" argument. How can I denote inequality, as in @a[score_health<20] instead of =20? when i do ...
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Minecraft Premium: “Sorry, but we couldn't connect to our servers” [duplicate]

When i try to log in to my minecraft premium account it says: Sorry, but we couldn't connect to our servers. Please make sure that you are online, and that Minecraft is not blocked. I tried ...
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What would happen if I deflect a Ghast's fireball and it hits a pigman?

Would the pigman be aggressive at me?
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Server 5gb Ram and not loading my modpack [closed]

Hello guys i got a custom mod pack with 60+ mods and a 5gb Dedicated server its a Xeon Process and it hits 45 % the memory usage and in the console it says "Java.Lang.OutOfMemory"
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Minecraft can't connect to server

Hey guys i've been getting this error a lot in minecraft which is can't connect to server i've been all over google looking for an answer and nothing helps also i have tried port forwarding and it ...
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How do I make my custom commands in Minecraft? [duplicate]

I read the previous question about the same topic, but I didn't find a good answer there because I don't know how to use bukkit and don't have it. Is there any other way that can be done in-game, ...
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Issue with Minecraft launcher not downloading files

whenever I hit play on the Minecraft launcher, it goes to download some files, but the bar doesn't move. I've tried it both on wireless and ethernet connections to my internet. The log always looks ...
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Where are cats in minecraft and can they be trained?

While I am outside collecting resources I never see any cats around, what can they do for me?
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Why won't my portals link up properly?

Before you say this is a duplicate, I am well versed in the normal operation of portals, and understand how to link portals that are very close to each other. This problem is occurring in spite of my ...
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Is chat available to Xbox Live Free?

I've read here that chat is free with Xbox Live Silver (now called Xbox Live Free?). Is this true or not? It seems on other sites that Xbox Live Gold is required. And if it is true in any sense ...
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What is the best angle for an enderpearl if I am aiming for distance?

I have only 1 ender pearl, and want to get as far as possible. What angle should I throw it at?
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Colored item names in Minecraft?

I came across a map and when I was playing I found some coloured and bolded item names. I thought it isn't possible as at most you can only use the custom name tag to rename things! Is there a way to ...
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Is there a way to make Forge work with Java 8?

With Forge API, whenever I try and load up Minecraft with it installed it doesn't load up. The launcher will open but not the game. I read another article on the web that it doesn't work with Java 8 - ...
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How to fix the 'You don't have permission to use that' message?

I have multiple servers all running PEX and I have Essentials and KingKits installed. I use Kingkits signs for my players to chose kits but when they try to use it it says: "You do not have ...
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How do I teleport an armor stand to an item?

I am designing a redstone mini-game, and I need the game host to be able to set spawnpoints. I was thinking that the host would drop an item (say red wool) and an invisible armor stand named "Red" ...