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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Does a portal to Alfheim draw mana equally from the two pools?

I have a portal to Alfheim set up (not yet turned on) with a mana pool to each side as instructed in the Lexica Botania. One side is powered by some Hydroangeas (slow flowers) and the other side by ...
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How to make a Pulse only activate on the second time activated?

I've hit a problem while making a map. I want one command block to activate on the the first pulse but another when I hit the button a second time. If there are any Redstone pros out here then could ...
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Why won't my 1.7.3+ Minecraft show the Menu and play?

Whenever I click "Play" on the launcher it downloads the version and starts to run but it doesn't show anything, I can just hear the main menu music playing and when looking through the console it ...
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Minecraft Server: Connection refused

and here's my question: My Minecraft Server is running perfectly, I can connect. But, if others try, it says "Can't connect: connection refused: connect". I have a Mac, with 8gb ram, and am using ...
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How do I disable commands for only 1 or 2 opped players (like worldedit and vanish)

I'm co-owner of a mc-server and the owner want's to make some of his friends op, so they have access to all commands. But is there a way to take some permissions away for an opped player, without ...
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launcher minecraft error?

Minecraft won't run. It was running perfectly until the 1.8.3 update. The launcher is fine. I tried older versions and that did not work. I have a windows 8.1 HP laptop. all java has been ...
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What do I do if my spawn point is in lava?

I was roaming around and died. My spawn point changed because the last bed I slept in got destroyed, and my original spawn point is covered in lava. Now what do I do?
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My Minecraft Single Player World is not loading (I am using forge) [closed]

I'm having problems with my Minecraft Forge. I installed my mods and I loaded my saved singleplayer world, and as usual, I see the loading world page but then it takes me to the Minecraft Menu Page. I ...
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Switch Item Slots in Minecraft using a Command Block

I want to be able to set the active hotbar slot with a command instead of the mouse wheel or keyboard shortcuts (1 through 9). I don't need to move items around in the hotbar, I just need to be able ...
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Minecraft “A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment” [duplicate]

I'm trying to play Minecraft on PC, but the system crashes. I have added the report from the computer below. Can anyone help me solve this, so that I can play? # # A fatal error has been detected ...
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Minecraft Launcher gives an EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION Fatal Error [duplicate]

The minecraft launcher will come up and then I will press play. Minecraft begins to launch and the stops and goes back to the launcher. The launcher says [11:23:30] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting ...
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Help me fix Minecraft

Can someone help me fix this glitch for Minecraft? [16:20:19 INFO]: Refreshing local version list... [16:20:19 INFO]: Minecraft Launcher 1.3.9 (through bootstrap 5) started on windows... [16:20:19 ...
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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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Minecraft cannot load singleplayer worlds with NEI - NoClassDefFoundError? [duplicate]

With NEI installed on my computer it wont load singleplayer worlds... i dont have any idea why but this is the crash report and the mods i have installed: worldedit-forge-mc1.7.10-6.0-beta-01 ...
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Minecraft Error: org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated? [duplicate]

It doesn't make it beyond a launch, before it reports to me that its crashed and gives me this file report. I'm not savvy with this stuff, so I literally have no idea how to fix this. Can someone help ...
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Exception in thread “Client thread” when launching the game [closed]

I did what someone told me, to take out the string that has the incremental CMS in the advanced Java settings. Now its starting to say this: [00:51:16] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: ...
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Why won't my minecraft download on the PC? [closed]

So, My minecraft on the PC won't work because it pulls me to a tab (somehow still in the minecraft sever...) that says "Output on my gamertag and i don't know how to fix it...
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What is the most efficient wood based fuel?

Which form of wood is actually the most efficient in furnaces? I would appreciate if there is a descending list of efficiency. This includes any thing that can be made from wood, including charcoal ...
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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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How to play Minecraft offline?

I just lost my broadband, and am left only with mobile devices with any online access. My main PC is offline - and it seems the newest Minecraft launcher doesn't believe one can have no network ...
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Is there a way to test if someone has said something in chat?

What I want to do is make a command that allows me to say something like "home" in the chat, and have a command block teleport me to my house. Is there a way to test for a word in chat?
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How can I specifically modify OP abilities or change what buttons are available in NEI for players on my FTB Infinity server?

It's hard to ask this question correctly I suppose. Basically, I want to be able to have a few mods that are level 4 OP, but other players to be able to still teleport and perhaps toggle the rain. ...
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To cut out of mod just one tab [closed]

A mod adds several tabs in the inventory. Is there an easy way to cut out of mod just one tab and use this tab as another sinlge mod?
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One of my friends can join my minecraft hamachi server but the other can't

My friend (call him friend1) and I can play my Hamachi server together no bother. When I asked my friend (call him friend2) if he wanted to join, he said yes. My friend (friend1) can play but the ...
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How do I get my minecraft mods to work? [on hold]

I have three mods already downloaded but I can't install them because every time I open them with 7-zip they automatically close; Which is progress compared when I try to use Java. What do I do?
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How to create a nether portal (and collect required resorces) in skyblock

I'm playing skyblock 1.1 - no obsidian in the starter chest. I'm also playing in minecraft version 1.7.10. I understand in 1.7 you can make obsidian with Redstone, lava and water. This seems like a ...
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Syntax to add multiple commands to a single command block

I am looking to try and set multiple commands in a single command block, but so far everything I have tried just returns "Unknown Command". What is the format for writing multiple commands in a ...
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How do I test for a player at specific coordinates?

If I do: /testfor @p[x=,y=,z=,r=] It says: The entity UUID is in an invalid format.
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Forge won't load my mod [closed]

I have the mod 'Power Armour' for 1.7.10 and it's the only mod I use. Every time I load it it says `Forge Mod Loader has found a problem with your Minecraft Installation. The and versions list ...
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How does Height play into hostile mob spawns?

The Minecraft Wiki Spawn page goes into great detail about how hostile mobs spawn. But it omits details about how height plays into common spawns. It DOES mention how slimes require the chunks they ...
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Teleport to spawn in Minecraft creative mode

When in Minecraft creative mode, there are times when I need to return to the spawn point. Are there any commands (in vanilla Minecraft) that you can use to quickly teleport back to spawn?
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How to Traverse a Lava Ocean?

I have created a world in a 1.8 snapshot version of minecraft because i wanted to play around with the custom world gen, i turned on lava oceans and it makes the world really cool. I have tried ...
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Minecraft wont load [closed]

My minecraft is refusing to load and I have searched all over the website and can't find an answer. I click on the minecraft game on my desktop and it loads up and then i press play and it goes to a ...
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Is there a command to specify which type of Villager to spawn?

As the title says, is there a command/tag/anything else that can specify a kind of villager to be spawned using /summon? I'm trying to spawn a whole bunch of farmers.
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Why Does My Minecraft Crash During Multiplayer When Everyone else is ok

Whenever I either die in mincraft, login, or teleport somewhere, my minecraft crashes with the error below. The only server that this happens to consistently with is CosmicPvP( The IP is ...
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Cant find Javaw.exe

Ok, this might be a bit long but I should tell otherwise since I have 10 tabs open :P So, I tried the second time for downloading a mod for Minecraft and I got to a Youtube video by NoahCraftFTW on ...
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How do I make chainmail in Minecraft legitimately?

Hey I have recently started playing Minecraft and found some chainmail but I can't find anything to make chainmail armour with? What resources do I need to make chainmail ?
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How do I install Minecraft Forge? [duplicate]

I have Windows 8 and I am trying to download Forge so I can get the Furniture mod. I don't know how to find the minecraft folder when the 'Minecraft Forge' window comes up. Apparently it's supposed to ...
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My pokemon in my pixelmon server don't appear when I send them out

I have a Pixelmon server for my friend and I to play on. It's been working fine for the last week, but when I came on it today, and I threw out my Pokemon it wouldn't show up. It would say "Sent out ...
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Prevent zombie pigmen from spawning near nether portal in overworld?

With the release of Minecraft 1.3.1, there now a small chance that a zombie pigman will spawn next to a nether portal in the overworld. This has already happened to me twice in the space of a few ...
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How do you get a particle to spawn near a player?

I have been trying to implement a "sweating" effect and when I try to run the command instead of the particle spawning at the player it spawns at the Command Block here is what I have tried... ...
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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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Respawn the Ender Dragon

I have a server and the Ender dragon has been defeated. However, returning to The End does not respawn the Ender Dragon. How can I get the final boss back on a vanilla server without using mods?
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New Minecraft.exe and Minecraft.msi don't work [closed]

I have windows 8.1 and already brought Minecraft. When I go to the website I download Minecraft.exe and when I open it there's a launcher and it says downloading runtime, nothing loads first but then ...
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Minecraft Crash - Windows - 1.7.10 - Modded

I'm using Forge v1291 and I have a lot of mods, and I've been attempting to get them to run properly for ages, and I cannot find any solution to the problem I have. I've attempted to look through the ...
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Can I get a map item that shows where other players are on a multiplayer world?

I'm making like a holograph-type thing, and I need a way to locate other players in Vanilla Minecraft. I'd like to have a map that players can hold to see everyone's position as a dot on the map. Is ...
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How can I break blocks remotely?

I want to break blocks far away (e.g. A piece of glass 50 blocks away) with commands, but I don't know if there's any way. Is it possible to break a block (literally break a block, which means with ...
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How much damage will my Snowball do?

I want a good, cheap way to kill blazes. I have noticed that snowballs are relatively effective but how much damage does it do to a blaze? I want to make a piston crusher to leave the blaze to be a ...
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How do I setblock whatever item is currently in hand in minecraft?

I'm playing minecraft, doing some random stuff in my server. I was creating an automatic builder, to avoid having to build blocks, so that I could just walk, and it would build. What I did was ...