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How can one remove lag spikes due to memory dumps?

I investigated occasional quick "freezes" I would get in Minecraft about every 20 seconds or so - the fluid motion of me turning would stop and resume in less than probably half a second. It's barely ...
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How can I paste commands on Minecraft Command Blocks?

So I have a mac computer but i plugged in a windows keyboard in my mac. I am still trying to figure out how to paste commands into a command block. So how can I paste a command?
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Check if area contains only one entity in Minecraft with a command block

Is it possible to check if an area contains only one entity with command blocks. I've tried /testfor, but it activates the redstone for one person, even if there are more...
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How do Villagers react to Iron doors?

In Minecraft, doors are a fairly integral part to a Villager's livelihood. They determine the population and the safety of the village. However, does an Iron Door have a different effect on the ...
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Do I have to buy Minecraft again to make a new account?

I have been using my brother's account to play Minecraft and already have it downloaded on my laptop. However I want to create and use my own account do I have to re buy the game
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What do the profiling values mean on the minecraft debug screen?

What does each of the 10 parts shown on the Minecraft profiling graph mean?
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Minecraft 1.5.2 bin folder missing [duplicate]

I have a problem and it is that I didn't get a bin folder for minecraft 1.5.2! Now I can't play with any mods as I cannot install forge! I have read that from Minecraft 1.6 onwards the bin folder is ...
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How would I make a commandblock do setblock at a certain player

I was using setblock a lot and playing around with it, until I came with the idea, what if I could use setblock to make a game like Runner, from Mineplex, to make the blocks disappear when they run ...
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How to detect if a player logs out of the game in Minecraft?

I am building a Minecraft survival games map, in which the battle area is on a floating island. My friends discovered that if they are falling to the ground, they can quickly logout and log back in to ...
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Problem with execute command in minecraft

I am trying to run this command: execute @a[score_hammer_min=1,score_shift_min=1,score_attack_min=1,rx=74,rxm=90] ~ ~ ~ /summon LightningBolt ~ ~ ~ I have tried changing the variables around and ...
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I can't open minecraft 1.8.3 problem in Java? [closed]

Whenever I try to open Minecraft the program stops and takes me back to the app launcher, the full problem is listed below. Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: ...
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How do I upload a world?

I'm uploading my world to www.minecraftworldmap.com, and I'm confused. How exactly DO you upload a world? I've gone into the .minecraft saves folder, but no luck. Help please.
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Is there a way to have a custom death message in vanilla Minecraft? [duplicate]

Basically, I want a custom death message by using tellraw, but how would I make it detect someone has died? Do I use a scoreboard system, do I use testfor, what do I use to make it detect someone ...
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Minecraft: Why does my opened to LAN world not show up in my other laptop? [duplicate]

I am really annoyed of this problem. I have did everything that everyone said, like run the Command Prompt and find the specific IP (they matched), restart Minecraft, uninstall all other Java versions ...
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Is there anyway to make a vanilla mail system?

What I want to do is that when someone has ran a command, a tellraw text runs a command and when you press it, you can type a message to one particular person, who's offline on the server you're on. ...
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If I upload a seed, will my creations be saved on it?

I am uploading a world, and if I upload it as a seed, will my user-made creations still be saved on the seed?
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Why do I never receive blocks when mining?

I work in Vanilla style Minecraft in version 1.8.4 and I am playing a survival style map with cheats ON. I am POSITIVE that I am on game-mode 0 and after switching back from creative to survival; I am ...
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Do I need Java to run/install Minecraft mods and/or Minecraft Forge?

I am trying to figure out how to download and run Minecraft mods. I know I have to first load Minecraft Forge. I am wondering if I have to have Java to do this?? I do not have Java on my computer ...
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Minecraft: Are light sources additive?

This question stems from another question about how close torches need to be in order to prevent spawning (How far should I place torches in a planar huge room?). The answers there seems to contain ...
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How do I make “clickable” items in a mine craft server?

When I go onto Mineplex, I get a ton of items in my hotbar, that when I right click with them in my hand, it opens up a menu. (E.g. right click the item named "servers" and it opens up a menu of ...
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MineCraft: I'm currently using 1.8.4 and I cant turn of super secret settings

I've tried F4, restarting the game, loading the world again, and also clicking on the super secret settings a couple of time but I am always going in a loop. Basicaly nothing works, please help me.. ...
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How fast is an induction furnace in Tekkit Lite?

(Tekkit Lite) I am looking into replacing my electric furnace with an induction furnace, but is it really a good idea? Right now, I feed my Electric Furnace HV and it has 11 Overclocker upgrades. Is a ...
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How can I change my username temporarily on Minecraft?

I want to change my name in Vanilla Minecraft but I don't want it permanent. Going to www.minecraft.net just gives you a permanent new name. I just want it in the game for a short time. Is there a ...
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What's the closest thing to a slime block in Hexxit?

Is there any block that moves other blocks around it when being pushed by a piston, like a slime block in the latest version of vanilla Minecraft in Hexxit?
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How to testfor an item in a player's inventory that gets removed, and add it back?

I'm building my own custom created mini-game called murder. I have 3 teams, and I only have to setup 1 more, but I've ran into a problem; When they get an arrow and shoot it a command block with ...
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How to list installed plugins on a Minecraft Server?

How do I get a list of installed plugins on my server from the client? It's minecraft_server.1.8.4.jar running on a Linux server.
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Minecraft LOTR mod Shrek hut easter egg

I know this seems odd but there is an Easter egg in the LOTR mod for minecraft. I entered the coordinates in the teleport command and nothing was there. Does anyone know the exact coords. NOTE: this ...
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How can I change my name using command blocks?

Is there any command in Minecraft where I can change my username in the chat, tab and my name tag above my skin? And no I'm not noob, I know I can change it on mojangs service, what I mean is like I'm ...
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How do I use the execute command against a named entity?

I would like to do /execute @e[type=Arrow,CustomName:"Flare"] ~ ~ ~ (very long command that I am doing) but it doesn't let me. Whats wrong with it?
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When uploading a world so people can download it, will entities be in the same spot?

I'm uploading a world to Planetminecraft.com, and there's armor stands in it. When someone loads the world, will the armor stands still be where they're supposed to be?
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Xploder Xbox360 Minecraft Special Edition not recognising USB memory device

The question quoted below was asked 9 days ago. I'm adding to it for clarity Hi hope you guys can help i have formatted a new 4gb usb memory drive using my xbox 360 and have added a profile on to ...
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How to change a players game mode when crossing a threshold

I am running a vanilla Minecraft server on my Azure account and have an idea for it that I'm not sure is possible or not. Essentially I want to set up an area, something like 8x8 chunks that is ...
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Why is this paragraph spamming my game output?

Recently, I checked my logs and looked for some evidence to punish a player on another server, and I realised that my game output is constantly flooded with this particular paragraph: [22:17:17] ...
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At what distance (from the player) do iron golems spawn in villages?

I'm planning on building an iron golem farm in Minecraft 1.8, and I want to know how far from my base it can be and still work. All the information I've found related to mob spawning deals with ...
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What is it called to check your co-ordinates on Minecraft?

What is it called to check your co-ordinates on Minecraft? I need to change it on my laptop since the F1, F2 , etc... are being used
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Can no longer see the crosshair or hotbar

I can no longer see the crosshair or the hotbar in Minecraft. How do I turn them back on?
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Guardians are not spawning

I was about to build a big guardian farm and I wanted to check it with a small one before I waste my time in the big one. So I built a 16X14 room. The water source is at 59th level and the roof is at ...
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Why do I keep timing out on Minecraft multiplayer servers?

Whenever I join a multiplayer server I get to play for around five minutes, it loads the chunk and lets me interact with furnaces, ect. but after some time it disconnects me and says 'Timed Out', my ...
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Minecraft Time Out while playing

I am playing a modded server with my friends, I am hosting it on a computer withing my network an my friends access it from outside the network. I connect using the internal address. While playing it ...
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How to remake SkyGrid [closed]

I have played SethBling's SkyGrid map for a long time, and would like an updated version for 1.8, or at least 1.7.10. So, I downloaded his MCEdit plugin, and opened it in Python*. Unfortunately, I ...
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Coordinate of player standing on a certain block

Im new to mc commands and im building a parkour where if a player falls on a red wool that particular player needs to be teleported to the start of that level. the problem is that many players can be ...
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My F3 wont show my coordinates? [duplicate]

When I press F3 in minecraft, it shows everything like normal BUT my coordinates. I haven't messed with any settings, or done anything really at all. The other day it just stopped showing them. Is ...
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MineFactoryReloaded

I planted a really big tree that only part of it is in the harvester's range but it still harvested the whole tree. So my question is how big of a tree can a harvester harvest outside of its range?
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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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I need to replace Grass blocks in super flat to red sand

I would like to change all the grass block s in the world to red sand with command blocks I was having problems with /fill. I am just starting to get used to commands and such so simple as possible ...
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Minecraft: using scoreboards as varibles

In my minecraft map, I have a scoreboard, mainvars, that I made by running /scoreboard objectives add mainvars dummy, that has 1 player called var I made by running /scoreboard add players var ...
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How do you download mods on Minecraft? [duplicate]

I was wondering how to download mods for AGES! I know I may sound like I don't know ANYTHING about MineCraft but, you see, I watch all the videos and descriptions about how to download mods but I ...
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Endless logging in

I have a server and my friend is unable to login, but I am able to log in. His window freezes, and all he can do is click "cancel". That's what I see in my console: So... What can we do to fix it? ...
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WorldEdit - replace block if condition is true

I have a significant amount of chunks of farmland on some hills that I want to plant crops on all at once. I'm considering using WorldEdit to do this but I don't want to just select the whole general ...
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How to shift a whole build WITHOUT MCEdit

I am building an adventure map, and want a house to move away from the player as soon as he/she moves towards it. An obvious way to do it is to /setblock each and every block, but that would require ...