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What all can I find in the End City Chests?

In Minecraft 1.9, the End City has been added to the End dimension. In some buildings, I find Chest(s). they contain various items - gold, tools, armour, ... I was told that an Elytra can be found ...
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Generating huge text with blocks

How can I create text in Minecraft? I don't want to build it by hand so I'm looking for a Generator. Is there any way to put it directly in the world or to generate a schematic or something? ...
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Minecraft Crashing when pressing play Have reinstalled multiple times. Version 1.9 [duplicate]

My Minecraft crashes when pressing play. Intel core i7 processor, Iris pro Graphics, Nvidia Geforce GTX 960m. The error message I receive is # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime ...
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Replace the item crafted with a tag

I made a map that will come out very soon but I have a problem: When the player crafted a crafting table, it cannot be placed! And also when he/she crafted it, I would like to replace the crafted ...
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Does the player's velocity affects the velocity of thrown items?

I'm wondering if walking, sprinting or jumping makes a thrown item (by pressing Q) faster (and more far away). If so, how can you throw an item the furthest? Secondly, how is it with snowballs or ...
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Where are minecraft languages stored and how can I add a new one?

Where are minecraft languages stored? I want to add a new language such a pirate speech except for making it my own. I already have my .lang file ready, but do not know what to do with it. Where can ...
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I'm trying to test for a named player head in slot 0b but I can't figure out whats wrong [closed]

I was trying to make a head be an "engine" so that it can activate a flying system. It works, but it works with any type of head. The command I am using is: scoreboard players tag @a add equ ...
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Minecraft command to remove duplicate entities

I am making a wireworld cellular automata, and everything is going well except for one thing: placing "wire" cells on both sides of an "empty" cell and filling the gap afterwards causes TWO "WireCell" ...
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Ignored testfor parameters

So I was was using the /testfor command (Specifically /testfor @p[x=,y=,z=]), but it activated before I went to the specified coordinates. Can someone please help me? (By the way, it activated without ...
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How do I make a block spawn when a player dies?

Well, I'm making a trap, and it contains trip wire. And after a player dies, the trip wire disappears. (It actually burns away because of the lava that comes with the trap.) I want to trip wire to be ...
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Minecraft crashes Windows (overheating)? [closed]

I have a computer: (Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit SP1, Intel Core Duo T9400 2.53GHz, 4GB RAM (2.46GB usable), Java 8u91) I used to have Ubuntu 14.04 64-Bit, and MC ran literally forever, even with mods, ...
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Broken Minecraft Speed [closed]

I got permanent speed on my character and it won't go away, I tried /effect [Username] clear and milk. I also jumped off a cliff hoping for it to go away.
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How do I use /summon to spawn a certain type of item in minecraft? (Such as colored wool)

I want to spawn an enchanted golden apple for a boost in my adventure map (in 1.9) but I end up summoning a normal golden apple. What kind of ID do I add to this: /summon Item ~ ~1 ~ ...
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What is this weird sword Icon that appears when I use a tool or weapon?

I haven't played Minecraft for a long time, so when I came back, there were a lot of new features. One of them that I don't understand is that sometimes when I swing my pickaxe or my sword, there is a ...
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Initial villager spawning

On the initial generation (before any player interactions, and not repopulation) of a village, what determines where the villagers will spawn? Will they spawn inside houses within a radius of the ...
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/give an MCPE skin head in MCPC

I have a skin in MCPE, but I want to get the head in minecraft PC. /give @p skull 1 3 {SkullOwner:MCPENAME} doesn't work, it gives the non-existant Minecraft PC character, not the MCPE one. How do I ...
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How to kill the wither? [duplicate]

I was playing Minecraft and I had every achievement except for "The Beginning". Because I had just spawned The Wither. I tried going at it but every time I hit it, it just regenerated health. How do I ...
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How to install mods in Minecraft 1.9.2

How can i install mods in dedicated Minecraft server, since Forge wont work with 1.9.2 at the moment 'cause there's no download on the official site and craftbukkit has dmca claim and also not ...
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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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Spawning mobs a few feet away in the direction you are looking at

I'll be straight here. I have tried various stupid things, but none seem to be working. What I have for now with a Mob-Spawning kit: Set a command block that tests for any zombie with the name ...
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Shoot bows faster

Is there any way that I can make bows shoot faster? The attack speed modifier will allow me to make them hit faster, but that doesn't really help. I'm trying to make it so that people with a "Ranger" ...
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Minecraft Launcher Issues [duplicate]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // There are four lights! Time: 5/7/16 9:13 AM Description: Initializing game org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated at ...
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modded minecraft wont launch! please help [closed]

I downloaded the ORESPAWN mod for Minecraft. Then, I launched Minecraft but then it crashed. Here is the crash log: [21:53:54] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Loading tweak class name ...
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I need my Minecraft session ID!

I need my session ID for a secret server plugin I'm making. I need my session ID to test it. How can I manually get a session ID? Can I do it in-game? Do I have to crash it to find my session ID? If I ...
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Silverfish stone/egg placement

How are silverfish monster eggs generated? All I know is that they are found in strongholds and igloos, but what determines which part they spawn in? (As in, is it totally random, or does it look for ...
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Can't keep up! Did the system time change, or is the server overloaded?

I keep getting these error messages on my minecraft server. A couple times every minute in fact. I am running the server on 4Gb and have a total of 8Gb. The world is vanilla and usually does not have ...
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End data folder location

So I have asked a question how to find the End city if I have updated my game from 1.8 to 1.9 and already killed the Ender dragon and generated the End island in 1.8 (see here). I got an answer from ...
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scoreboard specification

Im in need for a way to detect if a scoreboard is set to 0 ,1 ,2 ,3 ,or 4 And give the person that has that scoreboard certain items like, an enchanted diamond pickaxe or jump boost 2. Im playing MC ...
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Multiple commands in a given sign doesn't execute correctly…?

Well, as you probably know, ArmorStand's with CustomName's are used to create holograms. I am trying to make a one command sign generator that creates a multiline hologram, multiple ArmorStand's under ...
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How can I make a command putting an effect on all players at a certain object?

I need a command where whenever a player stands at/in an object like a Cobweb, they will get a Wither effect. I can't seem to get my own one to work.
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How to /testfor at least 10 items?

I used this command: /testfor @p[score_Room1_min=2,score_Room1=2] {Inventory[{id:minecraft:dye,Damage:1s,tag:{display:{Name:"Body part"}},Count:10b}]} It all works, but only when I have 10 body ...
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Paid version of minecraft, no account?

My ex-boyfriend bought Minecraft and connect it with my account. However, when we broke up, he disconnect his account from my account. I've been trying to change my skin, but it says I have to have a ...
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Minecraft chunk problem

I have a new PC and I tried to play hardcore world. But something happened, the chunks don't load up really correctly and are repeated everywhere: I have tried for F3 + A but it doesn't solve ...
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How do you get an elytra in minecraft

How do you get an elytra in survival mode without creative mode, commands, mods, etc.? I tried googling it and I got no good answers.
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Minecraft Voltz Server Slow when linked with Domain

I have Voltz Server on my Ubuntu Server that can be accessed using both a domain name that is linked to my Public IP address and my actual IP Address. For some odd reason, when I want to connect to my ...
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How can I testfor only one player in a specific place?

I am making a map and I need to testfor the last player alive in the arena. I tried with selectors, but I am not really into this. Can someone help me out?
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Minecraft pulse generator is permanently powered if i toggle too fast

Id like to know if there is a way to make it irrelevant how fast you toggle the switch. The result should allways be a single short impulse. This is the regular behavior: And this is the behavior ...
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Detect language in Minecraft Vanilla

Is it possible to detect the player's Minecraft language in Singleplayer Minecraft (Vanilla). If so, could you give me the command.
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preventing Iron golem spawn outside spawner platform

I managed to build an Iron golem farm in survival vanilla (1.9). later I realised that golems were spawning outside of the spawning platform. see images below to get the scenario. For temporary ...
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Minecraft Vanilla server - Test if a player is lagging?

I was just wondering if there was a way I could test if a player is having lag issues while playing. This is a very important feature, because players that are lagging are susceptible to a false ban ...
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Dispenser tower defense

I'm making a Minecraft server with a tower defense on it and I need to know how to make dispensers fire automatically without showing any redstone. I also want the dispenser to MOVE UP and have a ...
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Minecraft LAN 1.9.2 not showing up. (Using direct connect does not work, disabling firewall does not work.)

My girlfriend and I are trying to play Minecraft together on the same wireless connection. It should be very simple; open a single player game, pause then open it up to LAN. Then the other person ...
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Why is my minecraft crashing whenever I join a server? [duplicate]

http://prntscr.com/b0ayem if you look at that link you can see what it says when it boots me off, can someone please tell me why?
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How to add Plugins to a server thats already gone live.

Hello all i have a small ftb server and i have had it up and running for a good month or so and dedicated players, but most would like to see the essentials and other plugins added due to lag issues ...
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Summoning a mob on fire

I've recently discovered a fun thing if a spider was on fire: the size of the fire would be twice the size of a normal one. So then, with commands, I summoned invisible spider (though their eyes are ...
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Redstone torch, repeater, comparator help

I'm trying to make a simple chest shop casino by tutorial on YouTube. Everything went good it's really simple but I'm struggling with one thing that is happening to me. Look at screenshots. At the ...
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In Direwolf20, Minefactory Harvester Has No Jungle Wood Option

I am attempting to make a cocoa farm, and I noticed that the Minefactory Reloaded harvester is missing the button for Jungle Wood. When given jungle wood and cocoa beans, in its radius, it harvests ...
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Removing the bugged Ender Dragon in Minecraft Realms version 1.9

On Minecraft Realms, in the End, I had summoned the Ender Dragon, twice. This was all in version 1.9. Of course, I did not know that the AI of the dragon was bugged, and now I want to remove the Ender ...
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How can I test to see if a player is NOT in a boat?

MADEUP, but with a real account. I'm making a Mini game for my friends realm called IceBoat,which is pretty self explanatory, but there is an essential command that I can't find anywhere! I tried ...
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Does a server using Minecraft Forge know what mods are installed on my modded (FML) client?

I'm asking because I am writing my own mods and wanted to know if a server owner can parse the mod list during connection to the server and act consequently if some are missing.