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Stuck in Creative mode for Multiplayer

I installed Minecraft yesterday. When I was playing single player in survival mode. (I have not yet tried createive mode.) I haven't installed any mods and I haven't changed a single setting (I ...
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How long does it take to drink a water bottle in Minecraft?

I'm working on a project in Minecraft, and for me to do it I need to know the exact time it takes to drink a water bottle. Does anyone know?
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MInecraft Mods. How do you install them for 1.8? [duplicate]

I've seen every where on the internet about people pretending to know how to install mods for minecraft 1.8. But no one acctuallay can. Can you explain how and I'd be really happy. (sorry if my ...
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World hole will not go away!

It's on my modded server, and half of my house is now a 16 x 16 black hole. I tried f3+f and f3+a i tried relogging i tried closing and reopening the server and NOTHING is working. Please help!
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Minecraft says “texturepacks” instead of “resourcepacks”?

I had installed a Minecraft resource pack (well, to tell the truth, 2) and it said open your .minecraft folder and then locate your "resourcepack" folder and then copy it to the folder, but instead it ...
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No .Minecraft folder at school

Having already bought the game, I decided to download Minecraft so I could play it at school. The game works fine and all, but, when I tried to add in a new texture pack, I discovered that there is no ...
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Letting Your Children go Hunting

In the Minecraft Mod "Minecraft Comes Alive" there is an option that allows you to sned you children hunting. While on any difficulty there is a slight chance that your son/daughter dies of a zombie ...
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Minecraft keeps crashing and restarting launcher

When I click Play on the launcher, it attempts to download some part of Minecraft, crashes, opens again, and then will continue to repeat except that it attempts to download a different piece each ...
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Where can I find old alpha and beta versions of the Minecraft server software? [closed]

I can only find the alpha and beta clients and newer server versions.
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Minecraft is port forwarded properly but can't log in

I have run a Minecraft server for over a year. I had a netgear router on Comcast network. We recently got a 'new' all-in modem/router, one that needed to be configured. http://canyouseeme.com says ...
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Slimes not spawning?

I wandered around a medium-sized swamp for 2 nights, when the moon was on the Waxing Gibbous and Full Moon phases, and I found 0 slimes during the entirety of that time. Is it just a 1.8 glitch? I ...
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minecraft server connection timed out

when someone tries to connect my server he gets "connection times out " i know this question was asked a lot ,but any other solution didn't help for me . so the common problem is that the port is ...
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Unable to locate sign!

I have been having a problem recently where I get an error message and for some reason a Clone of me appears. The error message reads: "Unable to locate sign at [coordinates]" It's very ...
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how to place modloaders in new launcher [duplicate]

The new launcher has 0 minecraft.jar folder I was looking forward for single player commands mod no mc.jar in .minecraft folder. I have used skydaz but it says: minecraft.jar file cannot be ...
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Why am I throwing items in FTB minecraft?

I am playing Feed the beast and I keep having a problem where I throw items I click on when I click on them. Any ideas as to why that happens?
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Mob grinder design to prevent vanilla server load/lag?

I'm working on a large scale mob grinder beneath my server's central area. It's main purpose is to trap monsters away from players. Using the /fill command, I dug a very large cavern 256×256×60 to ...
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Does Vanilla (non-Bukkit) servers have a limit on mobs spawning? If so, how do I remove it?

I have a modded server (with the FTB Crash Landing modpack), running Vanilla Server software (the one where you download from minecraft.net and then add all your mods in etc. However, something ...
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How do you install a resource pack in Minecraft 1.7.10?

I found the resource pack folder in Appdata\roaming\.minecraft, the one that opens up when when I click on "open resource pack folder" in the Minecraft game. I downloaded a resource pack and want to ...
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Cant use resource packs

So I'm using Linux Ubuntu 14 and I have my desired texture pack but when i go to .minecraft it doesn't show a texture pack folder so I am unable to download resource packs what do I do to fix it? I ...
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How do you disable Super Secret Settings on Minecraft 1.8? [duplicate]

How do you disable the SuperSecretSettings in Minecraft? I have tried F4, spam clicking, everything. My version is 1.8. I never knew what it was, and now I can't disable it.
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How can I make a fairly efficient chicken farm?

I made a chicken farm in FTB, but it created hundreds of chickens in one night, and that's not okay. I need a way to slaughter them every now and then. You can add mods to the pack. Killing the babies ...
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What built this prison in the 1.7 DW20 pack?

I've been playing the new Direwolf20 pack for about a day now, and I happened upon this sort of abandoned prison while strip mining. Note that, as of now, DungeonPack and Walled City Generator are not ...
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Poor FPS in game while streaming

I have been recently streaming and I have set my stream onto all the best settings for my internet speed and the right resolution etc. Here is my speed test results (speedtest.net): While I stream ...
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Different connection Multiplayer

So, I wanted to create my own world , and then play multiplayer with my friend, but, we are using two different wifi connections. Is it possible to create a world and me and my friend can play in ...
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When Minecraft is updated, do new blocks types get added to existing saved games? [duplicate]

For example, in an existing saved single player game, are new types of clay or rock etc able to be found if the saved game preceded the update that added them? I suppose it might be possible that ...
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If the bed you last slept in is destroyed or mined, where do you respawn when you die?

In particular this is useful to know when one is exploring. I tend to put a bed down, sleep for the night, and pick it up again before I continue exploring. In this case, where would I respawn if I ...
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How do I transfer files from PC to Xbox?

I only play Minecraft on Xbox, but I am trying to upload maps from my PC to the Xbox. I keep getting stuck as the PC does not recognise the download files as Minecraft is not installed on the PC. ...
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Right-clicking with Ctrl in Modded Minecraft 1.7.10 on Mac

Using a Mac laptop running OS 10.9.5 and java 1.7.0_65, I typically use CTRL-click to simulate a right-click in Minecraft. This has worked fine for me in 1.6.4 modpacks (although I've had to disable ...
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How can I put a tamed toad in a safari net?

I have a few tamed toads that I can't put in safari nets, right clicking just toggles between stay/follow. How can I still do it?
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Get a players name from their UUID

Is there a quick and easy way to resolve a Minecraft players UUID to their IGN? I'd prefer something as easy as: A server-command like: playername xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx A website that ...
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Can't seem to get a minecart to move

I have Minecraft 1.8. I placed a powered rail on the floor of a room in my basement and a button to activate it. I place the minecart, press the button and the cart doesn't move. If I do the same ...
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Minecraft returns to the launcher at startup

When I go to play any version of Minecraft, with or without mods installed the launcher crashes. It loads like normal, but the game never shows and the launcher pops back in showing the game output. ...
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Can't find Minecraft's resource pack folder or open it in minecraft itself

I can't find the resource pack folder on my mac and when I click on the 'Open Resource Pack Folder' on Minecraft, it does nothing. Can someone help me?
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minecraft 1.7.10 modded forge server keeps crashing [closed]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Oops. Time: 31/10/14 5:49 PM Description: Exception in server tick loop cpw.mods.fml.common.MissingModsException at ...
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How to make a spot to enter codes

I would like to make a Minecraft minigame map where you can enter a code to get something. Here is how I would like it to work. When you first join you get a written book inside it says: ...
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Where is my minecraft mod folder on windows? [duplicate]

I have recently downloaded several mods and to install them it says simply put them in your mod folder under your .minecraft folder but, I simply cannot find it! Please help.
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Minecraft doesn't work after updating to Windows 8.1

Minecraft has always worked great on this computer, until I updated it to Windows 8.1. I'm not entirely sure if it's because of Windows 8.1, or Java, or my graphic cards (Which it claims to be, but ...
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How do I make mods work without METAINF?

Java 1.8.0U20 makes forge use a tweak that makes modding Minecraft not work. What do I do? I delete METAINF but it keeps recovering. As well, the wiki says that since the new launcher, the MCFiles ...
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Can “/kill” affect an armour stand?

Partially from curiosity, and partially because this question is unclear as to whether or not this is actually possible. Does a /kill command affect armour stands? Eg. /kill @e[type=!Player]
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In Minecraft, how much is a redstone repeater tick?

In Minecraft, there are these redstone repeaters that look like this. How much is one tick? Is 2 2x longer, how much?
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Minecraft Mob-Spawning in vanilla 1.8 server [closed]

I am making my own server and I am trying to make mobs not spawn in a certain area, I can't do a /kill @e[type=!Player] command because I have armor stands! So I was wondering what you guys thought. I ...
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How to /setblock a specific type of redstone (Debug mode) | Minecraft

I've had a look at the new hidden world type on 1.8, and I've just wondered how to get a type of redstone that goes up in the north part of the square, and I want to use the /setblock command to ...
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Forge profile wont start up at all [closed]

Console Log [11:58:47] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Loading tweak class name cpw.mods.fml.common.launcher.FMLTweaker [11:58:47] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Using primary tweak class name ...
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How should I go about “reseting” a large arena?

For a minigame map I am making, I have a large (320*320*116) destructible arena. Players get explosives, blocks, etc. and the entire area can change. At the end of the match, I would like to restore ...
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I'm trying to adjust minecraft to run smoothly on my acer aspire, but now I've got the video settings all messed up.

I'm trying to adjust minecraft to run smoothly on my acer aspire, but now I've got the video settings all messed up. I want to uninstall minecraft and start from scratch, but it's not on my list of ...
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Does day-usage of bed set respawn location anyway?

I want to set a new respawn location, but it is currently day time and I "can only sleep at night", therefore I cannot sleep in my bed. Does trying to use a bed and getting this message set one's ...
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Command Block : Testing For Entities

This might not be possible, but i wanted to see if anybody had an answer before i tried something else. So in one of my worlds, i have a Minecart Command block which, gets triggered as it rides round ...
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Wisp spawn conditions in Thaumcraft 4

What are the conditions to spawn wisps in Thaumcraft 4? I have a magical biome, do i need a specific light level or anything? I am thinking of a Witchcraft circle that will contain them, is there a ...
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Do Mana Beans profit from fortune enchantment?

Do i get more mana beans with Fortune enchanted axes / TC hatchets with lapis?
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How to change MineOS Password for Web UI

I have successfully installed MineOS (Minecraft Server Admin Tools). I have it set up so that it automatically launches when I restart the server. I go to my.ip:8080 and the web interface is up and ...