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How to I get the < and > symbols out of my name? Also, how do I get a space in the picture below?

So, I started a Minecraft server and just got the GroupManager plugin to work, so how to I get the circled < and > signs away? And also insert a space there? Whenever I do a space, it just doesn't ...
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What is the highest effective enchantment level?

After reading this question, I wondered if the enchantment was actually effective up to a certain level, or does it just keep going up to the maximum enchantment level? [Edited Clarification]: As an ...
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Failed to log in: the authentication servers are currently down for maintenance

So once a month I'm having this problem where I can't connect to any servers with 1.8 but I can with 1.9, this makes it so I can't play on the servers that are only for 1.8. How can I fix this?
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How to a show message only once?

I'm making a minigame map where I want to show a text saying "Hi You Joined Seeker" when a player teleports to a set coordinate. I tried doing /testfor @a/@p[1,2,3,1], but it started saying that to ...
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/testforblock command not recognizing items in the chest

In my custom map there is a point where the items in the chest have to be tested, so I wrote this command: /testforblock -17 105 198 minecraft:chest 5 ...
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Y position for player to be considered inside radius of Lingering Potions?

From Minecraft Wiki: The cloud starts with a radius of 3 blocks, decreasing to 0 over the course of 30 seconds. During the time the cloud is there, any player or mob that walks into it after the ...
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Why is my Giant despawning, and how do I prevent it?

In one of my worlds, I am trying to summon a Giant that will not despawn. I can successfully summon the Giant, and then I name it with a Name Tag so it doesn't despawn. I also do the same thing with ...
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What is the max enchantment level using commands?

What is the highest level of enchantment possible to a weapon and armour piece using command blocks?
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How to play Minecraft through HTTP proxy? [duplicate]

I've tried almost everything, even the guides in this forum, but no success. I'm using cellular data plan with http proxy and tethering to share internet to my pc running Windows 7. There's nothing I ...
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/testfor command to count players?

How can I make a /testfor command emit a signal when there is only one player in the required area? I understand /testfor @a[x=,y=,z=,r=].
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When Summoning Custom Villager, Can you trade enchanted gear?

Here is my command: /summon Villager ~1 ~ ~ {Offers:{Recipes:[{buy:{id:"diamond",Count:1},maxUses:9999999,sell:{id:"diamond_boots",Count:1,ench:[{id:0,lvl:1000}]},rewardExp:false}]}} and it doesn't ...
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chunk not appearing even after restarting minecraft

While playing Minecraft suddenly the power went off. After 4 hours when it came back I turned on the pc to resume playing, however the chunk where I was last time had disappeared. I had respawned ...
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Why I can't connect to minecraft servers?

I have been playing normally a few months ago and then one morning I try to connect to Minecraft Servers and it says on every server: can't connect to this server. I made a video, the video is on ...
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Make barrier blocks visible

I am creating an adventure map in 1.9 with an invisible maze. However, it is difficult to make it because I can't see the barrier blocks even when I hold a barrier block in creative. How do I make the ...
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What does error code 1853227065 mean in minecraft launcher log [duplicate]

For some reason Minecraft has started crashing on my Windows 10 and even though the launcher log writes out the exit code I haven't been able to find any information on google. It seems to happen at ...
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Summon a mob between two blocks

I have a throne in my adventure map, and there will be the king zombie on it. But it doesn't look good if the king zombie is only on the left block, so how do I summon the zombie in between the two ...
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How do I kill a certain entity in minecraft?

I am making a map. When you stand on a pressure plate, the squid has to die. The squid is always in: X:831 Y:65 Z:-232 Help please :D
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How do I kill a specific item with a command block

I want to kill a specific item using a command block. If this is possible, how do I do this. Can you kill 2 specific items using a single command block. If yes, how? I tried killing a gold ingot but ...
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how to remove all but one specific block

I have a world and would like to remove all blocks but command blocks, how would I do this? I have tried looking for mcedit filters but counldnt find any.
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Minecraft Launcher Not Working

So I recently downloaded the Minecraft launcher when I had internet at a friend's house. I had to leave my friend's house and go to my house without any internet and left the Minecraft launcher open ...
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Is it possible to summon a zombie with a custom sign in 1.9?

I want to summon a zombie holding a clickable sign that is guaranteed to drop, here's the command that'd give the sign to a player: /give @p minecraft:sign 1 0 ...
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Power golden rails from minecart(placing rails in large scale)

Is there any way how to power golden rails from within minecart? What I mean is placing rails on the go and also some way of powering them immediately. To place them on the go is easy, I just put a ...
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writing above the current position of cursor in book with quill

Is it possible to write at the position (see the arrow in the image). I have written co-ordinates of a village in the game. I do not want to erase co-ordinates. But want to write above it. it seems ...
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are there any advantages on axe with silk touch?

In the NPC village, a villager would like to trade diamond axe with silk touch. If I were to trade that axe for 10 emeralds than are there any advantages over a regular diamond axe?
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Minecraft Skins aren't working in 1.9? [duplicate]

Basically I have this problem with minecraft skins in 1.9. My skin is fine. It works in every single version that I use (1.8-1.9.2) But if I go on 1.9+ and then go on multiplayer, I cannot see anyone ...
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Do creatures spawn at rails?

Can any creature(pig, bat, creeper,...) spawn directly on the top of either simple iron rails or powered ones? If not, what is the distance between rails and a creature?
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How to make Repeater fall particles?

Whan you fall in Minecraft, particles appear underneath you. But when you fall on a not-full block, for example a Repeater, you get the particles of the block underneath: How do I get to have ...
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How to stop fire from going out without netherrack

I want to set a hopper on fire on Minecraft, but I don't know how to keep it burning. Any ideas? (I'm not good with commands)
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Can I deactivate a command in a given area?

I would like to have commands constantly working in my spawn chunks, but in a certain area of my world I would like those commands not to have any effects on me. Is there a way to make so commands ...
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I can't find my Minecraft folder, where can I find it? [closed]

I can't find my Minecraft folder people just say use ~/Library/Applications or whatever it is, but I copy then paste it and nothing comes up!
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How to change the textures of blocks without other downloads?

I know there are some similar questions to this already, but none of them are quite what I'm looking for. How do I change the textures of blocks without other downloads, using a command? Is this ...
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Why are the effects from this command made potion not working?

In this command, the speed effect, strength, haste, health boost, absorption, jump boost, resistance and haste aren't working. Here is the command: /give @p potion 1 8193 ...
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No mod's folder (even though i created one) [closed]

I created a mods folder, but the mods don't load. I want to play shaders!
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Program a Pneumaticcraft Drone to target Monster Spawners?

I am playing a mod pack called Crash Landing which has the Pneumaticcraft mod installed. I want to program a drone to destroy all monster spawners in a city. I have set up two GPS devices, but I can't ...
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How can I test for a totally empty inventory

I am making a custom Minecraft map in which I need to /testfor if a player has a totally empty inventory. I tried Googling but I didn't get any results. So if anyone can help me by providing suitable ...
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How to fill a block with an Armor Stand

I am making a fun animation in Minecraft with Armor Stands. I am trying to replace an Armor Stand on a specific block with an Armor Stand with leg rotation to make it look like the Armor Stand is ...
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How do I copy/paste a command on mac?

I want to know how to select, copy the entire command from a command block (separately) and paste it into the chat or an another command block on Mac. I've already took a look to the other question ...
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Reset spawn chunks?

Can you reset the location of your spawn chunks in Minecraft while still allowing block updates to be possible? Reason: I set my worldspawn to a different location from the original spawn point ...
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How to test for if all players of a particular team are on a particular area? [duplicate]

I'm making a minigame map in Minecraft and I cant figure out how can I test if all players from a particular team are in a particular area using Command Blocks (with a radius of 8 blocks, if all ...
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How to get nether mobs to spawn at night in minecraft?

In some servers, nether mobs come out in the regular world, like blazes, ghasts, and Giants every night along with all the other mobs the regularly spawn at night. How can you do this in a single ...
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how to make setblock a command block with a command that is executed at a certain player

I have made a minigame on my server, mctrees.net, using command blocks but it dosen't work with multiplayer so I would like to make it place the commands that run for the game but for it to make it ...
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Most Efficient Iron Golem Farm

I have two ideas, the first one would be 2 chunks wide (18 blocks) and go 3 chunks back (24 blocks) that way they don't have to die before more spawn. Then they get pushed forward with ice to the lava ...
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Minecraft Error :0 [duplicate]

I downloaded Evolve to create a Minecraft server and now I can't launch Minecraft! Every time I click Play or Play Offline, it closes Minecraft and opens the launcher with this crash report: ...
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Whenever I start Minecraft, my game always crashes [duplicate]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Hey, that tickles! Hehehe! Time: 14/4/16 11:57 AM Description: Initializing game org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Pixel format not accelerated at ...
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Console Message: Set score of cat for player [player guid] to #

I have a server which I rented for my daughter and her friends. When you go into a certain area of the map, the server console will display a message like this about 20 times per second, and it's ...
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Unbalanced square brackets

I just need help on a command: /summon Villager ~1 ~ ~ {Profession:0,CustomName:"Potion ...
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Vertical redstone crossroads

I have 2 redstone signals that are unavoidably going to cross each other vertically (i.e. One is horizontal and the other moves vertically through it). I ideally need a way to have these signals pass ...
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Minecraft 1.9.2: Ender chest disappearing in End after death

I have this recurrent problem. Each time I die in the End, the Ender chest I placed in it disappears, which is very annoying. Is it a bug? Is it because the enderdragon destroys it every time? I am ...
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Minecraft 1.9 Skins stopped working? [duplicate]

i have a problem. I can't see my own skin and other people's skins on servers and singleplayer. Everything works fine in 1.8 but in 1.9 Skins stopped working? Can someone help me?
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Copy and change item names in chest

I am trying to Copy a chests contents over and then change the display names of all the items in the chest. I can easily do the first part by /clone. I have been trying to do this part with the ...