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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Can villagers climb vines

I made a tree house on minecraft. and i wondered if villagers can climb up and down vines. So they can come in and out of the tree house.
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How long would it take to beat Minecraft with 3 people? [closed]

Could me and two friends beat the entire game of Minecraft (killing the dragon) in a night? How many hours would it take if that was our sole goal?
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Tamed dogs and cats won't leave me alone

I'm playing Minecraft SMP I've tamed a couple dozen wolves and cats, brought them back to my home, bred them, and left them in a kennel. My plan was to position the cats around my house to keep away ...
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What is the “Use VBOs” setting?

In the 14w29b snapshot there is a new option in the "Video Settings" menu called "Use VBOs": The snapshot update says that enabling "Vertex Buffer Objects" should increase your FPS by 5% to 10% on ...
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Minecraft won't go past the white Mojang screen

First time trying Minecraft, fresh install. I have Java installed, I click Play, the loader disappears, the white Mojang screen appears, then I get the loader back. Windows XP. Any help please
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MCP “Fatal Error” Upon Decompile

I'm attempting to install MCP on Mac OS X 10.6. Here is the error and where it takes place: == Updating client == > Adding javadoc > Renaming sources - Done in 8.85 seconds FATAL ERROR ...
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Is there a good replacement for the Force Wrench in Monster?

One of my staple items in FTB Unleashed was the Force Wrench. For those who don't know, it allowed you to pickup items without loosing their contents. (Chests would still have their inventory, tanks ...
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How could disabling sound increase framerate?

I was reading about frame rate on the Minecraft wiki and saw this: Increasing FPS Disable sound effects. This is particularly effective when near a large amount of sound-producing blocks ...
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What's the order of “best fuels” in Minecraft?

What's the order of "best fuels"? Example: Coal cooks less than lava and blaze rods, wood cooks less than coal, etc. What's the order of fuels based on their 'cooking quantity'?
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How can I get a villager without a village?

I am playing on a server on one of the new snapshots, and we have set up a world border, but unfortunately there aren't any villages in the area. Is it possible to spawn or create a villager without ...
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Can I light the sides of a netherrack block on fire?

I am building a house in the over world made entirely of netherrack. I want it to be very bright, as in, you look into the distance and see the sun on the horizon, but its not the sun, its my flaming ...
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How do I interact with mobs after changing game mode?

I have a problem, whenever I change from creative to survival mode, it wont let me interact with mobs, I cant attack them nor feed them.
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Aether II crash in new launcher

I tried installing Aether 2 on my Windows computer for Minecraft 1.5.1 in the new launcher (using the versions/1.5.1.jar). I also made a new profile for Aether II. But, as soon as I put the folder in ...
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How do I reset my viewpoint back to normal?

Minecraft 1.9.5pre let's you change the viewport with 'jkl' keys, and I've managed to distort the viewpoint on my game so much I have no idea how to get it back to normal. How do I return my ...
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Help,My minecraft keeps returning to the launcher

Recently I downloaded MC and installed some mods. When I started the game it keeps coming back to the launcher and I don't know what to do. I made sure I downloaded and installed them right. I'm using ...
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Making mobs invincible

Is there a way to make mobs invincible? I have already spent a while looking for it on google, but all I get is people telling me to give it a resistance potion effect. I am sure there is some ...
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If i set up a world border on minecraft does it apply to all dimensions?

I am tempted to set up a world border in minecraft but i don't want to be limited in the nether. Does world border effect all dimensions? If it does can it be configured not to?
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What is the spawn rate of Witches in Minecraft

Now that witches can spawn anywhere what is their spawn rate compared to other mobs?
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Are bats considered hostile mobs?

I am playing on survival mode and heard a bat. I paused quickly hoping for the answer. So please answer are bats hostile mobs?
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Minecraft Mods- Not Working

Okay, so I looked up how to install mods. I want to get the Biomes O Plenty so that it works in minecraft. I did absolutely everything the instructions from three different sites told me to do and ...
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Can I alt-tab out of Minecraft without the game auto-pausing?

Is there a way to alt-tab out of Minecraft (i.e. make Minecraft lose focus) without the game auto-pausing and without having to bring a menu (e.g. inventory) up first?
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FTB Unstable Crash on Startup

Im running windows 8.1 and when i try to launch FTB Unstable 1.7.2 (v1.0.4) it would get frozen for a few seconds and then it would print in the log a crash report that only says: null: ...
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How do I get rid of these bats on minecraft

I was building a mob zoo and my bats got out and they fly around and annoy me. How do i remove them?
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Is it possible to make a backup of my survival world automatically when i exit my game 1.6.4 [closed]

How can i back up my world every 10-15 minutes automatically or auto back it up when i save and exit I would need this to work with both FTB and updated Minecraft.
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Minecraft Server Hide Plugins & Commands Help

How do i make it so like my default users cannot see plugins, when they do /help they see the plugins and the command that they cannot use. How do i fix it so they can't see plugins or the plugins ...
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Herobrine can i still get him on my worlds? [duplicate]

My friends got mine craft. I got it a little later because i was hoping to become friends with herobrine. They said it was possible and i knew it was because i know someone who is. Then my friends ...
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How do i heal my dogs

How do I heal my dogs they took some damage jumping off a cliff (fall damage) (did'int know they were following me) Can I heal them??
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Does Herobrine exist?

I've seen videos of a mob named Herobrine being summoned or randomly encountered. He has the default Minecraft skin but with glowing white eyes. Are these videos all hoaxes or is there a way to summon ...
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Can i make friends with mobs on minecraft? [closed]

I made a world and filled it with monster mobs. Can I make "friends" with the monsters? By friends i mean like where they wont attack (not hostile)
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Why did my sheep spawn pink?

While I was building a barn for sheep, I spawned a lot -- and I mean a lot -- of sheep. Then I noticed something funny: I spawned a pink sheep. I didn't have any dye in my inventory. How on earth did ...
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How do you import texture packs in Minecraft?

What is a reliable website to download texture packs from? Also, how do you import the texture packs into an offline world in Minecraft?
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How do i configure a BungeeCord-server, in order to access my playerlist?

I'm trying to access the playerlist of a BungeeCord-server to fetch the playerlist (who's online, NOT how many users are online) to access it later on by a .php file on the same Server. I build this ...
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Exactly how do the contents of a furnace effect a comparator?

Can someone tell me how the contents of a furnace affect a comparator? I want to create some automation in vanilla Minecraft, but don't know how the mechanics work.
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Jungle Temple percentage

I wonder if anyone knows the approximate chance of a jungle temple being generated in a regular-sized jungle biome. Is there a better chance in a giant jungle biome? Are the chances the same across ...
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What is wrong with my mob spawner?

I built this 2 layer mob spawner trappy thing in the air. Its 24x24 but no mobs spawn inside :( No one falls down and I've opened it up several times to check, nothing inside either. Its a standard ...
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How can I prevent mobs from escaping from my mob zoo?

My monster mob zoo is failing; I can't keep them from teleporting out. The photo shown is not one I have taken but it demonstrates what I am trying to do: How do I keep my mobs from teleporting ...
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How can I switch items using mouse buttons instead of the scroll wheel?

My mouse (a Microsoft Wireless Laser Mouse 5000) has smooth scroll (I can't turn it off) which means using the mouse wheel to change items is not ideal, sometimes it doesn't register the wheel turn, ...
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How long does it take for cows to grow up in Minecraft? [duplicate]

The title says it all, how long does it take for a cow to go from baby cow to cow. I'm using minecraft 1.7.2. Is there anyway to speed it up or slow it down? Thanks for you help.
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Why can't I tame my ocelot?

I'm trying to make a cat house for my zoo on Minecraft. I have some untamed ocelots and I also want a few tamed ocelots. Fish only puts them in breeding mode.
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How do I turn on powered rails?

I am building a roller coaster. How do I make powered rails work? I am having trouble riding my roller coaster. I have been annoyed working on it for a while and then not being able to use it!
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How do I get the end of the world?

I sometimes like to make a game in which I create a new non-superflat world, I play in it in creative, and explore. But, I have never gotten to the end of the world. How can you get there? And is it ...
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Can i play Mineplex on xbox 360

I play minecraft on my xbox 360 and can't seem to find a way to choose multiplayer and fill out server info like shown on youtube. Can i only play mineplex on a computer version?
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Is it possible to put heads like the skeleton or Steves head or zombie on a mob of any kind? [duplicate]

I wanted to do random things looking at the stuff you can search on creative. and I came across the heads. And it got me wondering: can I place those heads on any type of mob?
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Is it possible to breed monsters?

I was building a monster zoo and i thought a baby spider would be adorable. Am I able to breed (have baby) monsters?
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What to do with all these Iron ingots?

So I have about 10 iron ingots, but not sure what to start using them for first. Which is the more important thing to invest my ingots? I know armor swords and tools are important, but what is my ...
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Can tamed pets accidentally teleport into lava?

I've been having an issue with my dogs. Specifically, they keep dying while locked up tight in my fortress. I've got a few levels, each three blocks high. As I'm going up and down doing stuff, my ...
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Is it possible to put armor on a skeleton?

I've made a monster zoo and want to put armor on the skeletons. How do I do so? Or do they just spawn that way?
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What seems to be wrong with my automated Lettuce farm?

I have a lettuce farm. It works and at the same time not work... (Explanation after the picture) Can't see the picture? Visit here. (steamcommunity.com) I've hooked everything up and it is partially ...
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How do I use Minecraft mods? [duplicate]

I want to go look at some Minecraft mods to see what kinds of mods there are. If I find one I want to use, How do I use it? Also, Are mods free?
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How do I milk a cow?

I am making a farm with a barn and everything. I have sheep for shearing and chicken for... well, chicken (and eggs) and I'm wondering if you can milk a cow. If so, how can I milk cows?