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Do I have to pay for Minecraft on PS4 if I already own the PC version?

I bought Minecraft some time ago on PC. Now I see it's available on the PS Store for PS4, but I seem to have to pay 20 € to get it. Can't I just use my Mojang account to play it on the PS4?
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how to set up teams with command blocks

I am making a mini game in Minecraft where when you first spawn in you are in a lobby where there are two 2 3x2 caves, one blue, the other red. When someone walks into one of the caves it adds them to ...
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Enable Tnt on spigot

I host a spigot server and one of my ops has disabled TNT. We cannot figure out how to enable TNT. doTileDrop is true, essentials is not disabling it, the factions mod is not disabling it. Does anyone ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 Forge Glitch [on hold]

So, I just recently got Minecraft Forge for 1.7.10 and I put in a few mods, but when I go to click play and it crashed and says " Already Playing ". This originally started happening when my titan mod ...
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Who is allowed to invite people to a Minecraft Realm?

I'm considering buying a subscription to Minecraft Realms (on PC) as a gift for somebody I know. Mojang doesn't have a gift option, and I don't want to spoil the surprise, so I was thinking I'd just ...
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What causes the random explosion during spellcrafting in Ars Magica 2?

So I recently started out with the Ars Arcana 2 mod on minecraft, and was working on creating my second spell; components were projectile, fire damage, ignition and color. I was working calmly and ...
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Tekkit and Attack of the B-Team will not launch?

1 & 2: I'm using the Tekkit and Attack of the B-Team modpacks from the Technic Launcher. Their current Minecraft versions are both 1.6.4 I think. 3: The following log is from my "logs" folder ...
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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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Mad Science MOD Not Loading

every time I try to load the Mad Science Mod, it throws an exception: java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: java/lang/ReflectiveOperationException at java.lang.Class.getDeclaredConstructors0(Native ...
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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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How can I remove bedrock in survival mode?

I want to know if it is possible to remove bedrock in Minecraft. I watched videos on it and they failed. Is it actually possible?
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Minecraft custom item texture - experiencing ghosting

I am attempting to create some HD textures for Minecraft (currently version 1.8.1). I succeeded in getting the image to load in the game, but it doesn't look right. It appears that the game is trying ...
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Why is my minecraft skin is not showing up? [duplicate]

Just like a normal Minecraft player, I go onto servers and play with friends. But wait. When I join, my skin does not show up. I am on a 1.8 server and nobody can see my skins. Please help someone.
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My Minecraft skin won't show for others [duplicate]

This has been happening for a while, I've noticed that whenever I'm playing Minecraft with my brothers, (On LAN, I'm not sure if it works on public servers.) I can see my skin, but they can't. It's ...
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How install mods in Minecraft 1.8.1 on Mac? [duplicate]

guys, I never install mods in my Minecraft before, and now I have a problem. I read I need the Minecraft Forge and don't find the version for the 1.8.1 and when I install the Minecraft Forge I get an ...
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Moving Stopped Minecarts with Powered Rails

If a minecart is at rest on a deactivated powered rail, simply powering the rail will not make it move. The minecart must be kickstarted somehow, e.g. by a player pushing it in the desired direction. ...
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How can I find my pet wolves that I told to sit?

I told my wolves to sit down and I accidentally forgot to tell them to stand up and I left them. Now I cannot find them, how do you get back to your wolves if they are lost?
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Why does my Minecraft game keep on crashing? [closed]

My game keeps on crashing when i do something to fast. Examples:Type in the creative mode search box too fast. logging on to a server ETC. Why does this HAPPEN
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My skin changes back to default when I join mini-games in servers [duplicate]

To upload my skins, I go to the Skindex, click upload and change from minecraft.net. I've never had any trouble doing this until 3 days ago... My skin changes perfectly fine when I join some servers, ...
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How to make villagers spread around

I am planning on creating a village, but I am wondering if I can influence them to spread around a little bit more. Currently, I have a small temporary village set up, where I have 4 houses and about ...
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Why can't I log into my minecraft account

So I paid for a minecraft account and everything but when I try to log in it says that I don't have a username. Is it an email or an email that you've made just for this account?
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How do I update LWJGL on 1.7.4 without a bin folder?

I just downloaded Minecraft 1.7.4 I am having the sticking keys problem, where in game, I just keep running backwards and stuff and can't stop. To stop this, I need to update the LWJGL. But when I ...
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Why won't Minecraft open with the 1.7.2 update?

When I open Minecraft and click play in the update menu, the program just restarts leaving me in the menu again. Even when I restart the computer and log out and back in, nothing changes.
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Can Skeleton Killed Creepers Be Autospawned

As we all know, when a skeleton kills a creeper it always to drop a music disk, and if you didn't know you can pick up an mob during its dying animation using a safari net and auto spawn exact copies ...
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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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How do I spread taint to a certain area in Thaumcraft?

I'm trying to make taint spread to a certain area in my world, as in, to a small NPC structure. Is there any way I can do this? I even tried using MCEdit to set the biome, but there's no "enter biome ...
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Is there a way to make all my link books automatically intra linking?

In mystcraft 1.7.2 is there a 100% way to make all books intra-linking? (so they can link and be used in the same world) Note that changing configs or some server admin only method are acceptable ...
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Files deleted after server restart [closed]

Everytime I restart my triangle.gs server then try joining a minigame it says it doesn't exist. So everytime I restart it, it deletes some files. Is there anything I am doing wrong and is there a way ...
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How can you activate a piston array from below?

I'm looking to make a large round table which would come up from the floor when activated by pistons. I've attached an image to show exactly what I'm doing. I've tried putting blocks underneath ...
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What good are all the golden swords looted from zombie pigmen?

I have a bunch of golden swords from the pigmen. What good are they? Can I change them into gold bars or nuggets or something else useful?
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Minecraft Incompatible Heap Sizes?

I changed my Java XMX to have 2GB of RAM because I hate the lag I'm getting, but I get a strange error message: Error occurred during initialization of VM Incompatible minimum and maximum heap sizes ...
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My kindle fire wont let me join servers (continued) [duplicate]

I haven't gotten any answers. (I was playing on pocket edition) I reset my kindle fire I went back on the server waited till this message and still made me wait! PLEASE let your friends know what is ...
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my kindle wont let me join servers [closed]

My kindle fire makes me wait to join a minecraft pe server I have it set right it just makes me wait, I waited 1 year still didn't get to my server! What should I do?! )-;
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What is the best layer to mine for gold in Minecraft?

Now that booster tracks can be created using gold ore, I seem to be getting through my supplies rather quickly. What is the layer with the highest amount of gold? I'm currently looking around layer ...
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How can I equip items faster?

Is there a way to equip armor without going into the inventory screen? In PvP, it would be more ideal to be able to equip on the move. Is there any way to do this, or otherwise equip up faster?
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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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How can I make my farmer villager replant crops? (1.8)

According to the notes for the 1.8 update, farmer villagers will harvest ready crops and replant them. The farmer will hold the produce (wheat, carrots or potatoes) they harvest for up to 6 stacks ...
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Is there anyway I can stop getting connection lost?

I try joining my friends Tekkit Hamachi server. I can get on but my mini-map won't fully load, I can't access any chests and I can type anything in chat - I literally can't do anything. Then, a few ...
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Anvil - Cheat the repair counter [duplicate]

I had a very nice pickage with great enchantments on it. I noticed at one point, that I can't repair it anymore ("too expensive!"). I found information about this on the Minecraft-Wiki. Is there any ...
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How can I cause Zombie Pigmen to drop their golden swords?

Is it possible to acquire a Zombie Pigman's golden sword without killing them (Something like trading with them by throwing another weapon to their feet, such as a wooden sword for example)?
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Help with combustion engine?

7.10 with buildcraft and my Combustion engines are giving me problems. They will use all the water when they turn green but then theyll stop accepting more because they then heat up quickly to orange ...
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Can't register to MInecraft [closed]

When I try and register on Minecraft it says: Sorry, we can’t set up your account at the moment. We are currently updating our system - but it shouldn’t be long. They have been saying this for about a ...
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Why can't I find any diamonds? [closed]

My version is 1.7.10 forge with mods. When I go looking for diamonds(like explore caves or dig mines) I can find anything but I never find any diamonds. It's weird because I'm not a noob and I did it ...
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Trail of particles from a point to TNT

I have a map where I spawn Primed TNT then teleport it to a random Mushroom Cow which is invisible to make 100% random explosion. Now I want to make a particle trail from an orb kind of block in the ...
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Is there a way to play minecraft with the same accounts without a server? [duplicate]

So I had gotten Minecraft about a year ago and I paid for an account. We have another computer so my brother plays on it with my account. Now we both can play on it at the same time. Is there a way ...
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Why wont Forge work in 1.7.2 but will work in 1.7.10? [closed]

So, I have downloaded Forge 10.12.0.1024 for Minecraft 1.7.2. When I click "Play" Minecraft never comes up. However, using Forge 10.13.2.1230 for Minecraft 1.7.10 works fine. I have updated 1.7.2's ...
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Is it possible to use Minecraft bukkit AND forge at the same time?

I have a minecraft server which I can change the JARs on. Currently I am using v 1.2.5 of Minecraft_server jar with Minecraft Forge installed to allow the use of the Buildcraft mods. On my previous ...
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How can I stop creeper griefing without changing the gamerule?

I play on a server without mods and I want to use villagers to automatically farm crops. We play with mobgriefing off so the farm won't work. How can I allow mob griefing for the villagers but not ...
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Why can't I research any more caps or cores?

I have researched all the Wand Foci that directly connects to the Wand Foci research, Gold and Copper Caps and Greatwood Wand Cores but I can't research the next cap or wand core that's directly ...