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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Is it possible to mark or modify a player with a specific item in their inventory

I'm building a CTF map of sorts, using command blocks in vanilla 1.8. I've discovered two commands for detecting if an item is in a players inventory: /clear @a[team=Red] banner 4 0 /testfor ...
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Keep named items after death

We all have lost that enchanted armour set or a efficiency v pickaxe in lava once. It's painful to see that item that consumed so many resourced to craft be destroyed by lava. I was thinking about a ...
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How do I give players already enchanted Tools/Armour/Weapons

I'm making a map where I want players to be able to choose there kits/classes. The problem I'm having with it though is giving players already enchanted Tools/Armour/Weapons. I'm not sure if you can ...
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How do I make the scoreboard show in color?

I'm making a map, and I'm using the scoreboard, but I want it to show to first name/score to be maybe green and then the last ones to be a player name. Can anyone help me?
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How do I detect players in a certain area using Command Blocks

I'm building this map and I have 4 different ways you can go and what I want is if someone walks through an archway or something the path will open up using Command Blocks to sense if a player has ...
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Fastest way to reach to surface from mine [duplicate]

I have read many article which shows that railway is fastest way of climbing. Some people claim water boat elevator is fastest. I would like to present a nice affordable method for those who have ...
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'NoClassDefFoundError' when attempting to launch Minecraft 1.7.2

I'm having a problem launching Minecraft after installing some mods. Minecraft 1.7.2 works fine without any mods besides Forge. The mods I have installed are: hat-stand-mod, hats-mod, eternisles, ...
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problem loading Mumble-Link Minecraft (Class not found exeption)

I have been working for a couple hours setting up a mumble server and fixing up my bukkit server to work with it and after all of the work the mod required will not load in my forge. i've updated to ...
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How can we get rid of slimes on super flat?

I live in a village and these slimes are ruining my game, please help me get rid of them!
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Error installing

I am trying to install Minecraft for the first time. I have tried to uninstall java and reinstall. I have tried shutting off the firewalls. I do not know what else to try. Anyone have any ideas? I am ...
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Only allow certain blocks to be broken with mining fatigue

I want to make sure players cant break any blocks but wheat, while they have the mining fatigue effect. Is there a way to detect if they are trying to break the wheat or is there a way to only allow ...
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Minecraft gift card/code

Is there a Minecraft gift card/code that allows you to buy better weapons in-game? My stepson is obsessed. I can't work out whether gift cards/codes just buy you the game or allow you to purchase ...
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Minecraft server not loading chunks properly

I've had my server going for a little while and now some chunks are failing to load. Is there a way to get those chunks to load properly now but not restore them to their original state when the world ...
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My modded minecraft keeps crashing whenever I try to create a world [closed]

Before I modded my Minecraft, I was able to create worlds. Now that I've modded it, the game crashes when I create a new world. Crash Report: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // I feel sad now :( ...
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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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Where's the launching icon in the .minecraft folder?

I had a lot of troubling finding the .minecraft folder itself on the computer (windows 8), but now I can't figure out how to launch the game. I've clicked on pretty much all the folders and icons ...
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How can I stop my game from lagging while I am streaming? And Minecraft stream problem [duplicate]

I am streaming Minecraft and I get really bad lag, however it is in-game and not in the stream because people have been saying it is fine! I have managed to get my settings so I get around 10-20 FPS ...
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Enderman Is troubling me

By mistake, I spawned an enderman in the creative mode. I even made a beautiful castle there. Will the enderman destroy it?
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Stuck in Creative mode for Multiplayer

I installed Minecraft yesterday. When I was playing single player in survival mode. (I have not yet tried createive mode.) I haven't installed any mods and I haven't changed a single setting (I ...
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How long does it take to drink a water bottle in Minecraft?

I'm working on a project in Minecraft, and for me to do it I need to know the exact time it takes to drink a water bottle. Does anyone know?
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MInecraft Mods. How do you install them for 1.8? [duplicate]

I've seen every where on the internet about people pretending to know how to install mods for minecraft 1.8. But no one acctuallay can. Can you explain how and I'd be really happy. (sorry if my ...
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World hole will not go away!

It's on my modded server, and half of my house is now a 16 x 16 black hole. I tried f3+f and f3+a i tried relogging i tried closing and reopening the server and NOTHING is working. Please help!
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Minecraft says “texturepacks” instead of “resourcepacks”?

I had installed a Minecraft resource pack (well, to tell the truth, 2) and it said open your .minecraft folder and then locate your "resourcepack" folder and then copy it to the folder, but instead it ...
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No .Minecraft folder at school

Having already bought the game, I decided to download Minecraft so I could play it at school. The game works fine and all, but, when I tried to add in a new texture pack, I discovered that there is no ...
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Letting Your Children go Hunting

In the Minecraft Mod "Minecraft Comes Alive" there is an option that allows you to sned you children hunting. While on any difficulty there is a slight chance that your son/daughter dies of a zombie ...
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Minecraft keeps crashing and restarting launcher

When I click Play on the launcher, it attempts to download some part of Minecraft, crashes, opens again, and then will continue to repeat except that it attempts to download a different piece each ...
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Where can I find old alpha and beta versions of the Minecraft server software? [closed]

I can only find the alpha and beta clients and newer server versions.
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Minecraft is port forwarded properly but can't log in

I have run a Minecraft server for over a year. I had a netgear router on Comcast network. We recently got a 'new' all-in modem/router, one that needed to be configured. http://canyouseeme.com says ...
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Slimes not spawning?

I wandered around a medium-sized swamp for 2 nights, when the moon was on the Waxing Gibbous and Full Moon phases, and I found 0 slimes during the entirety of that time. Is it just a 1.8 glitch? I ...
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minecraft server connection timed out

when someone tries to connect my server he gets "connection times out " i know this question was asked a lot ,but any other solution didn't help for me . so the common problem is that the port is ...
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Unable to locate sign!

I have been having a problem recently where I get an error message and for some reason a Clone of me appears. The error message reads: "Unable to locate sign at [coordinates]" It's very ...
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how to place modloaders in new launcher [duplicate]

The new launcher has 0 minecraft.jar folder I was looking forward for single player commands mod no mc.jar in .minecraft folder. I have used skydaz but it says: minecraft.jar file cannot be ...
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Why am I throwing items in FTB minecraft?

I am playing Feed the beast and I keep having a problem where I throw items I click on when I click on them. Any ideas as to why that happens?
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Mob grinder design to prevent vanilla server load/lag?

I'm working on a large scale mob grinder beneath my server's central area. It's main purpose is to trap monsters away from players. Using the /fill command, I dug a very large cavern 256×256×60 to ...
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Does Vanilla (non-Bukkit) servers have a limit on mobs spawning? If so, how do I remove it?

I have a modded server (with the FTB Crash Landing modpack), running Vanilla Server software (the one where you download from minecraft.net and then add all your mods in etc. However, something ...
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How do you install a resource pack in Minecraft 1.7.10?

I found the resource pack folder in Appdata\roaming\.minecraft, the one that opens up when when I click on "open resource pack folder" in the Minecraft game. I downloaded a resource pack and want to ...
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Cant use resource packs

So I'm using Linux Ubuntu 14 and I have my desired texture pack but when i go to .minecraft it doesn't show a texture pack folder so I am unable to download resource packs what do I do to fix it? I ...
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How do you disable Super Secret Settings on Minecraft 1.8? [duplicate]

How do you disable the SuperSecretSettings in Minecraft? I have tried F4, spam clicking, everything. My version is 1.8. I never knew what it was, and now I can't disable it.
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How can I make a fairly efficient chicken farm?

I made a chicken farm in FTB, but it created hundreds of chickens in one night, and that's not okay. I need a way to slaughter them every now and then. You can add mods to the pack. Killing the babies ...
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What built this prison in the 1.7 DW20 pack?

I've been playing the new Direwolf20 pack for about a day now, and I happened upon this sort of abandoned prison while strip mining. Note that, as of now, DungeonPack and Walled City Generator are not ...
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Poor FPS in game while streaming

I have been recently streaming and I have set my stream onto all the best settings for my internet speed and the right resolution etc. Here is my speed test results (speedtest.net): While I stream ...
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Different connection Multiplayer

So, I wanted to create my own world , and then play multiplayer with my friend, but, we are using two different wifi connections. Is it possible to create a world and me and my friend can play in ...
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When Minecraft is updated, do new blocks types get added to existing saved games? [duplicate]

For example, in an existing saved single player game, are new types of clay or rock etc able to be found if the saved game preceded the update that added them? I suppose it might be possible that ...
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If the bed you last slept in is destroyed or mined, where do you respawn when you die?

In particular this is useful to know when one is exploring. I tend to put a bed down, sleep for the night, and pick it up again before I continue exploring. In this case, where would I respawn if I ...
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How do I transfer files from PC to Xbox?

I only play Minecraft on Xbox, but I am trying to upload maps from my PC to the Xbox. I keep getting stuck as the PC does not recognise the download files as Minecraft is not installed on the PC. ...
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Right-clicking with Ctrl in Modded Minecraft 1.7.10 on Mac

Using a Mac laptop running OS 10.9.5 and java 1.7.0_65, I typically use CTRL-click to simulate a right-click in Minecraft. This has worked fine for me in 1.6.4 modpacks (although I've had to disable ...
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How can I put a tamed toad in a safari net?

I have a few tamed toads that I can't put in safari nets, right clicking just toggles between stay/follow. How can I still do it?
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Get a players name from their UUID

Is there a quick and easy way to resolve a Minecraft players UUID to their IGN? I'd prefer something as easy as: A server-command like: playername xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx A website that ...
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Can't seem to get a minecart to move

I have Minecraft 1.8. I placed a powered rail on the floor of a room in my basement and a button to activate it. I place the minecart, press the button and the cart doesn't move. If I do the same ...
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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. ...