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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Save File Broken? - Agrarian Skies (FTB)

I've downloaded the map for Agrarian Skies but it doesn't show up in my single player worlds. I've looked in my save file and opened it up, for some reason the only thing the save contains is ...
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Is it possible to run Railcraft with Optifine?

I want to install railcraft 1.7.2 WITH Optifine (1.7.2) but apparently the two have a problem with each other, if I take out railcraft, it runs fine with optifine, if I run it without optifine and ...
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Screen tearing in minecraft (ftb pax 2014)

I decided to play feed the beast for the first time in ages and I encountered a rather irritating issue. Every ~10-20 seconds my screen flashes with the jagged edges and artifacts that you usually see ...
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Why can't the Minecraft Launcher connect to its servers?

I'm playing the demo version on a Mac and every time I log in, it says Sorry, but we can't connect to our servers. Please make sure that you are online and that Minecraft isn't blocked.
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What constitutes a house for villagers?

I was trying to create a small village in Minecraft. As I am in Single Player and wanted some neighbours, I spawned a few NPC villagers using spawn eggs. Even though they are good neighbours (they ...
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Minecraft Corrupted and i cant play anymore, how can i fix this? [closed]

When i try to start my launcher, it tells me that the system is corrupted and it can't find the path specified. What do you do?
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Moonstone Ore turns into invalid item when mined

I have my custom mod pack installed on Minecraft 1.6.4 server and client. THe proble is - when I mine Moonstone Ore from ARS Magica 2 I get Invalid Item (Destroy) from Thermal Expansion instead of ...
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How can I add one title on a scoreboard with two teams?

I am still working on the mini game where you kill the other team's leader, then you win. The problem is with the scoreboard. I added two teams, red and blue. The objective is ...
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How can you join the survival server on Mineplex?

I've tried playing on Super Fun Time a little bit, which seems to be a very user-friendly, beginner-friendly server, but I'm concerned about the number of players on it. Mineplex seems a lot more ...
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Distribute items evenly through pipes

Is there a equivalent pipe to Tekkit's "distribution transport pipe" for FTB unleashed? I know diamond pipes will split items if a specific item is allowed on multiple exits/colors. The problem is i ...
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“username already registered” in minecraft multiplayer? [closed]

In minecraft multiplayer: 1. When I connect to server, some servers say "Failed to login "invalid session" (try restarting your game) I have restarted it many times, but it doesn't works. 2. When I ...
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Minecraft crashing to launcher when joining server or loading singleplayer (Minecraft 1.7.9)

I've tried updating java, updating drivers and such and every time I press connect or load a server in Minecraft 1.7.9, it crashes back to the profile selector and launcher. Here's the error file: ...
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How can I catch the Killer Rabbit of Caerbannog?

Playing on the 1.8 snapshots, I came across a very rare rabbit known as the Killer Rabbit of Caerbannog. He looked a little bit like this: If I make him a cage, how can I catch him and get him into ...
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Ultra modded survival isnt responding

I added ultra modded survival to my modpacks in my tekkit launcher, but when I press play, it will load up to the captainsparklez logo, then start to not respond. I tried a different modpack and it ...
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What is needed in a stable?

I like horses a lot. I want to make some stables, so I can keep my horses in there, but how do I keep the horses in a single pen and not wandering around on the lead? What do I need build to keep the ...
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Unable to craft MV-Transformer (Industrial craft 2 experimental + GregTech)

I have my custom mod pack with following mods: mods list. The problem is I can't craft MV-Transformer - NEI recipe looks strange: ... and, of course, doesn't work. And when I try old known recipe - ...
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Tesseract Pulling from Multiple Chests to Multiple Locations

Okay, so I am having some issues with Tessearcts form Thermal Expansion 3 in Minecraft. The tesseracts are set correctly with their settings, sending side set to sending on frequency 1 and receiving ...
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Yogscast Complete Sphax texture pack not working

When I select the pack from the resource pack list, none of the textures work and all I see are the default textures. I'm using the 64x pack and have assigned over 7GB of RAM to it. Downloaded the ...
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FTB: Unleashed crashes on startup

It starts after I click Launch on the FTB launcher set on unleashed, and it goes to the Mojang screen, but once the console gets to the point where it usually stops and the Minecraft title screen ...
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Can't join another server [closed]

I can't join my brother on Survival or Creative. When I try, it just gets stuck and I have to go to the home screen just so I could get back on. He can't join me either, what should I do?
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How do I stop NEI from cheating in blocks?

I got NEI for minecraft 1.7.10. But when I try to use it in survival to find recipes it gives me a stack of the item I click on. How do I stop this from happening?
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Can't play on minecraft mineplex together

My brother and I can't play on mineplex together, we can never see each other or play on the same survival game as we somehow on different servers even if we try?
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Cannot connect to local or remote servers, connection reset by peer

I made a bukkit server on my computer running OS X. No problems there. I opened up my client (on the same computer), open multiplayer, the direct connect and typed in "127.0.0.1:25565". It appeared to ...
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What enchantments can books have?

Since books can now be enchanted in Minecraft 1.4.6, I haven't been able to find much information on how their enchantments work. I know you can enchant a book and then later apply that enchantment to ...
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Whoa! How did the water not go flowing everywhere?

I was building an elevator with water and all that, when I accidentally broke open the door, but water didn't flow everywhere! But when I broke open the door on the first floor, water came gushing ...
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How do I set up command blocks to teleport the winning team?

Summary: I am making a mini game in Minecraft where you kill the other teams which you can select from either a wolf or ocelot (it's already tamed). Question: how can i set it up to teleport all the ...
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How do I install Forge 1.6.4?

I have similar problem as had guy who asked "How do I resolve this error when installing the Forge source?". The question is resolved, but I can't find the mentioned fml/fml.py file. So please, where ...
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I need help with my minecraft skin

I have been trying to use my Minecraft custom made skin i have used it in singleplayer and multiplayer working and lately I have been playing singleplayer no problem but when i play multiplayer i ...
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Why isn't my Minecraft wither skeleton farm spawning any wither skeletons?

I made a wither skeleton farm made by MCblockinvasion in a Minecraft SMP server. Here are the spawning pads: I slabbed the nether in a 128 radius around the farm. There are no mobs spawning ...
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Can you trap the ender dragon?

Yes i want to trap the ender dragon. I run a server of maybe 20 people and none of us what to kill it, (its a nice pet) but we have a few people that actually want to put their base in the End. Is it ...
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Server issues, please help [closed]

My children have a world together, but they haven't been able to connect. They just get stuck on loading world game. What can I do?
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When does the void start in the overworld? - minecraft

I want to build something under the floor of either the nether or the overworld. I know that you can survive in the top n number of layers but don't know the exact Number. How much space will I have ...
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Minecraft 1.5.2 - Extend reach

I want to extend my reach in minecraft, but I have tried like every mod, and nothing is working. I am using 1.5.2. Just to be clear, I do not have a server, this is single player. Also, Is the best ...
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I'm stuck in Creative and God mode and lost in the Nether. How can I get out? [duplicate]

I was playing on a multiplayer server with the owner and had been given OP privileges. I had turned on Creative mode and activated the 'God' command, but before the owner left, he de-opped me. Now I ...
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Not to apply server's default textures

I'm on a Minecraft server with a friend, and he wants to put a texture pack on the server (he is the Administrator). However, I'd like to keep the original texture pack. Is it possible for me not to ...
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Minecraft protection enchantment

How does protection on one set of armor compare to unenchanted armor of a higher rank? Such as leather armor with protection III v. Iron armor. Also how much damage does the protection enchantment ...
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Minecraft server login issues

So just 30 minutes ago, I wanted had to leave one of my servers, and re-join it due to odd lag issues. However, upon re-logging into the server, the message "Failed to login: The authentication are ...
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What is the most efficient way to create and mine obsidian after bug patch?

Now that the "Infiniobsidian" obsidian generator method has been patched as of the more recent snapshots, what is the most efficient way to generate and mine obsidian?
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Minecraft pe 0.9.2 LAN bug? [closed]

Help it rayed to play LAN with my friends but it freezes! Plz help (0.9.2)
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nogui not working on agrarian skies 3.1.1 SERVER

Just as the title says, the nogui option is not working when I launch the .jar with that parameter. When I use the parameter, it just ignores it and launches the server GUI regardless if I execute the ...
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Get error stating “Need to run version 1.7.2 manually at least once” when installing Minecraft Forge using Java

I've followed the instructions on this site for downloading and installing minecraft forge version 1.7.9 but when Java tries to install the files I get an error that I "need to run version 1.7.2 ...
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Is it possible to create a Wither Boss Farm in Vanilla Minecraft

Is it possible to create a Wither Boss Farm? I am in need of many Nether Stars. I have stockpiled a stack of Wither Skulls so I can create them, I just don't want to have to do all the work. I would ...
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How do Minecraft mobs behave in water?

Several questions here related to mobs and water: When mobs enter water, do they swim at the top, or will they dive down? Can mobs spawn in the water? I assume mobs can exit water one block deep, ...
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How to make forge work on minecraft? [closed]

After installing the latest version of Forge on my Micecraft v1.7.10 and open the launcher, I used the Forge profile to start playing. After hitting the "Play" in the launcher, the launcher closes ...
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My skin will not show up on my character, what should I do?

I was playing Minecraft and when my game loaded, my skin didn't show up. This has happened before, so I reset Minecraft 2 or 3 times, but still no skin! I'm afraid my skin won't come on. Can I please ...
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How can I make my tools last longer in Minecraft?

Are there any methods/practices to have my tools in minecraft last longer besides: Only Using a tool for its intended purpose (EX: Axe is to wood, pick is to ore, shovel is to dirt/gravel, etc) ...
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Setting up permission in McMyAdmin with groupmanager

I have a served hosted at Fragnet.net. Here the default admin tool is McMyAdmin. I want to set up permissions in MyMcAdmin with group manager as suggested by the fragnet knowledgebase. But even after ...
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How do I enter commands?

I have tried all the cheats it gives you but none of them work. Do you need to keep the < or [? Do you need to add spaces? How do you change your game mode?
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What's the point of an enchanted book?

I've seen that you can have enchanted books in Minecraft with enchantments such as Sharpness and Knockback... but is there any point or advantage to beating someone to death with a book instead of, ...
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How can I record insane action in Minecraft?

I used to make videos which had a lot of system-intensive gameplay, for example, 10,000 TNT exploding at the same time. I used to have a modification that slowed the game down and recorded it frame ...