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i forgot my minecraft account [closed]

i was playing minecraft one day a long time ago and in the launcher i saw a button that said: "switch user". i wanted to see what it did, so i clicked it and it logged me out! and my family has a lot ...
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Minecraft: Create separate main menu for a world

I am currently attempting to create a Minecraft map with its own resource pack inside of the map file, however, I would like to make somewhat like a main menu when you start the world. Would it be ...
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Minecraft: How do I testfor a player xp levels in a radius of 2?

I have the command /give @p[lm=10] bow set up in one command and /xp -10L @p[lm=10] in another. I need to know how to make the second command apply to only players in a specific radius.
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Killing everything except for a certain player in a certain radius

How can I kill or teleport everyone in a 20 block radius except for me and my friend. Our usernames are bob8898 and coach0512. I was thinking that /kill {radius 20, type=!bob8898, type=!coach0512} ...
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hexxit world wont load its only that world not hexxit please help really like my world [closed]

please help I would like my world back if you can offer any help it will be a big help Minecraft has crashed! ---------------------- Minecraft has stopped running because it ...
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minecraft won't launch after the frostburn 1.10 update window 8 [duplicate]

Minecraft won't launch after the 1.10 update. I have Windows 8, I tried redownloading Java, but that did not work. I redownloaded Minecraft but that did not work either. Here is an image of the game ...
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Can you put area of a residence in selection?

If you create a residence (Using this bukkit mod) you may need to enlarge it later on. Unfortunatelly, I see no way to put an area of residence in residence selection - so that I expand it. This is ...
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How do you reopen minecraft.exe on Windows 10 [closed]

I have downloaded minecraft.exe, and it opened as soon as it was done downloading, my problem is, I see no way to open it again if I close out of it. (Also, my Operating System is Windows 10). I also ...
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Do the new command blocks still cause lag by sending a bunch of packets?

So basically in 1.8 the was a 63 block update limit (as explained here) My question is when the command blocks changed, does the server still send packets every tick telling the client that the ...
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I can't change my skin because there is no button that says custom skins [duplicate]

Every time I go into Minecraft to change my skin there is no button to change my skin. How can I change my skin?
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How rare are the “rare biomes” in Minecraft?

How rare are the biomes like Mesa or Jungle in the newer releases of Minecraft? I've mapped out at least 10 largest zoom maps (1000x1000 each) and didn't get to find a single Mesa. Is it just my bad ...
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How to testfor if an ArmorStand got killed?

I'm working on a one-command creation that adds sports to Minecraft. I want to be able to testfor when you kill an ArmorStand. I tried to use the scoreboard command but it cannot be used for testing ...
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How do you spawn ONLY zombies in Singleplayer?

I'm making a maze where you have to fight zombies and get to the end, but all these other mobs start showing up and I can't figure out how to spawn only zombies. Also, I can't use dispensers.
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How to most effectively explore underwater?

I see cool looking structures underwater sometimes but I never find it worthwhile to try and investigate them - it's dark and I can barely get to the bottom before I need oxygen. Is it even worth ...
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I Can't find my wife?

In Minecraft Comes Alive it seems that I lost my wife. I have crafted the whistle and keep calling but only my daughter shows up. I tried gifting a wedding ring to another female villager (she had ...
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Minecraft /testfor Players Using Items

I am trying to create a hydration system for my Minecraft adventure map that displays hydration levels on the scoreboard. To restore the players hydration a player should need to drink a water bottle, ...
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Custom Enchantment ID on Book That Can Be Combined In An Anvil?

I have a command block system which checks if the user is holding a diamond pickaxe with a custom enchantment, and if so, performs some actions. I'm using a custom enchantment ID of 98 simply because ...
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SMP Vanilla Chunk Loaders?

Recently I learned about SimplySarc's vanilla (Non-command block) chunk loader. However, I realized that his video was not so recent and he was using it for SSP. I want to know, does SimplySarc's ...
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Commandblock Output = False not working?

I have a command set as follows: /tellraw @p ["",{"text":"[Level 10] Medium ","color":"green","bold":true,"clickEvent":{"action":"run_command","value":"/setblock 479.5 13 309.5 redstone_block 1"},"...
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How to have zombies spawn in day time like they do at night

I already have a mod that lets them not burn, but I need something that lets them spawn in the day time so I can make a zombie apocalypse. I need help
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Decreasing maximum health in Minecraft 1.8

How can I decrease the maximum health of a player using commands in Minecraft 1.8?
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How do I cool my reactor hull?

I'm building a nuclear reactor with IC2 in the Direwolf20v1.023 modpack. I built the reactor, put in a uranium fuel rod with a heat vent below it, and it ran fine with an output of 5EU/t. I then ...
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Help with the /tellraw command in minecraft

Recently I've wanted to get into command blocks. Using the tell raw command I want to copy the nearest player's name and then say something after the name. /tellraw @a [{"selector":"@p"}] That's ...
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/testfor troubles in 1.9

I made a map in 1.8.9 using lots of commands blocks containing /testfor commands. However, once I went into the most recent snapshot (1.9-pre4) and started messing around with more /testfor stuff, the ...
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How to get testfor to go on and off as I please

I am making a map with friends and I set up a shop keeper to say "hello" when you get within a few blocks, but it has some bugs I would like help with: I am trying to get it to constant check if ...
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How to testfor a dropped item?

I know this question is like Execute or Testfor a named dropped Item?, but I couldn't fit the answer there to my needs. So, I'm working on a spear in my one-command creation. It is a stick renamed ...
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Can I make a village much bigger in minecraft? [duplicate]

Me and a few friends are working on making a big city. We have made most of the walls, big roads and general structure. The area with buildings is a circle with a radius of ~300 blocks. We want to ...
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Minecraft: Does anyone know of a working config for ftb utilities specificly the badges

I have been trying to get badges to work on my server for a few days now and haven't had any luck. Here is the part I am talking about in the config. "login": { "customBadges": "https://path.to....
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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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I don't know how to us the journeymap mod

please help! I can't figure out what the journeymap mod is for. I am looking for a cave but don't know how.
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Testing for redstone dust in a certain area

In a 13x13 area, command blocks should locate any redstone dust currently placed, and change the block beneath it to wood planks. But, I see no possible way to do this, or am I missing something?
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how do you make people spawn with adventure mode and without the ability to do commands?

I want to make a Hunger Games map, so I want other players to not be able to break blocks or do commands. I only want to let them open chests and attack the players. How do you do that?
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Why can't I break some blocks in creative mode?

I've been playing Minecraft for two years now and normally I know how to do everything correctly, but now I'm having a problem. I'm in creative mode and left click simply won't break some blocks. It ...
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mod button missing but i have forge (minecraft) [closed]

i've downloaded forge but i can't see the mods button in Minecraft 1.7.10. What do i do? I've tried restarting, changing the name of my profile, and it's still not showing up. What can i do to fix ...
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How to change Wither Skeleton skull drop rates (1.9)

I'm aware that it is possible to change loot tables for mobs in Minecraft 1.9, making Ender Dragons drop an Elytra for example. This can be done either by creating a custom loot table or changing its ...
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Minecraft: Diagonal Line When running with GeForce Graphics Driver

There is a diagonal line in my Minecraft when running with my graphics processor. It appears to be a frame error. One side of the line is not updating as fast as the other line It is especially ...
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Pocket Edition “disconnected from server” every few minutes in realms

When me and my friends are in my minecraft pocket edition realm every few minutes it kicks us out and says "disconnected from server" and we have to wait like a while for it to let us back in.
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What's the right way to force a re-lighting after changing the light output of a block

What's the right way to force a re-lighting after changing the light output of a block in 1.9.4? We have a block which may or may not be a light source depending on TileEntity data. In 1.7.10 ...
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HELP!!! Why does my minecraft not update to the new updates but still says it has updated in the launcher screen and play screen [closed]

so I updated Mine craft to 1.10 today I know it was late but I didn't play on it for a few weeks. To my surprise when I got in my world I looked for new stuff but they were not there. So I went to the ...
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Mod crashes with something? [closed]

Recently my minecraft has not been loading, and instead when I press play on the launcher, it hesitates for about 4 seconds then comes up with an error report saying something about "classloader" or ...
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Would this be a good PC to purchase for games such as Minecraft, CS:GO, etc? [closed]

So this may not be the right website, but I just wanted to ask if the PC I am thinking about buying is good for what I would like to use it for. I'm a total newbie to PC buying, building, etc. (This ...
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It wont let me play servers because it crashes [closed]

When i try to play minecraft servers it loads me into the game then crashes. I have no idea why it does this but i have searching all day and i cant find a good solution someone please help!!
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Issues with the Passengers tag and FallingSand

I've recently been working on some stuff with command blocks, as I haven't had all that much to do this summer. Most of it is just overcomplicating the placement of blocks out of boredom, but I'm ...
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Minecraft server mineverse speed perm [closed]

On a minecraft server named mineverse, there's a creative server and on creative mineverse, I put on some god armor and it gave me speed effects, but when I took off the armor and got rid of it, I ...
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My minecraft 1.10 crashes (On multiplayer) [duplicate]

All's normal when a launch, but when I join a multiplayer (Ex:hypixel) A few moments after joining my game crashes. Here's a crash report I can't make sense out of. (No mods on my MC) --- Minecraft ...
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Can two users play on a Minecraft server using the same account?

I bought a Minecraft account for my little brother for Christmas, and I'd like to play with him on my server every now and then. If I log in while he's on, however, it kicks him off since we have the ...
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Please help me to find %appdata%? [closed]

I can't find any %appdata% folder or anything like that, do I need to install something or what? I have tried everything and searched everywhere and I am miserable.
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How do I play with my friend on LAN in Minecraft [duplicate]

Both me and my friend's LANs wont allow us to join a LAN server together. We have tried /publish, and some other stuff, but it won't work. It also won't tell us the IP adress. In addition the Java ...
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When will mincraft xbox one edition get shields, command blocks ect? [closed]

Please answer this literal. I really want a shield for pvp, command blocks for what they can do, and a banner to show people my skills. Will an update happen for any of these?
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Why am I getting an “Invalid json” error for my title command in 15w35e?

Upon running /title hacatu title {text:"test"} I am given the error message "Invalid json: malformed JSON at line 1 column 3". I have never used the tellraw command before when creating command ...