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What crafting recipes are these?

Something went wrong with my Crash Landing modpack and the recipes seem to be mixed up. (There's no crash log since it actually opens fine) Question: Can you identify what is the correct item that ...
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How can I convince my sheep to regrow their wool?

Minecraft 1.1 is out now, and sheep once again regrow their wool by eating grass. I've got a sizeable herd of blue-colored sheep I'd like to farm wool from - is there anything I can do to make it ...
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Where do I get the villagers to start off an iron farm

I am building an iron farm and have almost completed it, when it struck me! Where do I get the villagers from? The simple answer is, go off and find a village, but I don't really want to be wandering ...
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Can you connect to a LAN server without being on the same internet connection

I was just wondering if you can make a LAN server then connect being across the world just using the ip address that you get to choose like this Gamemode: blah, Op: blah Port, IP Address 12345, ...
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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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How do I check if a player has eaten rotten flesh in minecraft?

I'm working on a illness thing, and I need to make it so it checks if a player has eaten some rotten flesh then gives the player infinite hunger.
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How can I make my farmer villager replant crops? (1.8)

According to the notes for the 1.8 update, farmer villagers will harvest ready crops and replant them. The farmer will hold the produce (wheat, carrots or potatoes) they harvest for up to 6 stacks ...
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How can I summon Charged Creepers

I need a way to use /summon to summon a Charged Creeper but I don't know how.
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How to fill a large area with blocks using command blocks in MC 1.7.2?

I am building a massive fortress in creative and would like to be spared the monotomy of putting the floor in. I have access to commands and command blocks. The modded server I am using is for ...
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How can I get wood in a desert?

I want to get some wood so I can make chests and crafting tables in my desert biome. The problem is that I can't explore to new biomes because I don't want to leave the village settlement that I would ...
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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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Minecraft PVP Minigame Help

I want to make a pvp minigame. I have all the teams worked out, and I want the game to start when all the players are in the game. Because at the moment one player can join the game and loot ...
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Minecraft /testfor problem

I have another problem with my Minecraft PvP map. I'm trying to set up a command block that checks when a player is standing on a block and if so it will give them jump boost so I used this command ...
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Is this the correct Java command for Minecraft?

I wanted to run Minecraft and tell it to use more RAM than whatever its default is, the purpose was to decrease loading times when entering new biomes and the like. I saw, when using the name ...
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How do I /setblock signs?

Does anyone know how you can use /setblock to make a sign face what direction you want?
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How can I detect when people click a certain word In chat?

I want to have an information button show up in chat so when you press it, it tells you information or teleports you somewhere. I heard it uses /trigger but I'm not sure how to use that. Does anyone ...
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Chest Item Spawning and Gold as a Currency

I am experiencing a couple of problems whilst setting up/building a server. I need a chest which is able to give players an item, but with a cooldown period (so that players may only take an item once ...
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Im seeing bug textures on my new 32x32 texture pack [closed]

I'm seeing pink and black tiles and some weird half/half of other blocks combined.
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Minecraft 1.8 - /Clone Commamd

I just started playing 1.8 Minecraft for the Mac and I was wondering "What is the Clone command?" I am making a world on 1.8 that I am showcasing all the brand new features and I was wondering what is ...
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Do Command Blocks have character limits?

I'm doing a lot of Big Commands in this map of mine and I was thinking that maybe, like chat Command Blocks might have a character limit. Does anyone know the limit or if there isn't one?
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How can I make a block only be placed on certain other blocks

I want people to only be able to place TNT on only Quartz Blocks and I've see this done before where you can only place blocks on certain other blocks but I'm not sure of the command used to do that. ...
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How do I rename things in Minecraft?

I'm currently running a Minecraft Realm. I am trying to give people some renamed things, but I have no idea how to rename things. Well, I know how to rename thing with the majestic anvil, but when it ...
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Modded minecraft with Forge won't launch

In all versions of Minecraft with forge (I tried with 1.7.10, 1.7.2 and 1.6.4) I am perfectly capable of launching Vanilla Minecraft from the launcher, when I attempt to launch it with Forge, the ...
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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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Will My Gravel Crusher Work?

Of all the repetitive item-grinding tasks to perform in Minecraft, easily the most tedious task (For me at least) is grinding flint out of gravel. My usual method involves grabbing a shovel, ...
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How can I give a player 1 experience level every mob kill

I'm making a map and every time someone kills a mob I want them to get 1 experience level but I'm not sure how to do it. No mods or plugins. Just Command Blocks
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How do I automatically set off TNT using Command Blocks

I want it so when someone places a block of TNT it automatically fuses without need of Flint & Steel, Fire, etc. just Command Blocks. Also there are no mods or ...
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Using command blocks to spawn player-killed mobs

To explain, when a player kills certain mobs, they have a chance to drop specific items. For example, when a player kills a zombie, they have a chance to drop iron tools, armour, iron ingots, and even ...
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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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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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Mods show up in menu but do not work in gameplay

I've downloaded the .jar of multiple mods. Using Forge, I did the following: 'Get info' > I change the end of the file to .zip from .jar > open zip > place folder in Application ...
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Allocating more RAM for minecraft (Other methods were already tried)

I have been trying for ages to get my minecraft to use more RAM, but it refuses to allocate more than 20% ram on my 4G computer. I want to allocate 2G, so the first method I tried was to type this ...
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Minecraft Clay Soldiers Mod Problems

I recently installed the Clay soldiers/clay civilizations mod on my mac and there seem to be a few problems/bugs: Clay soldiers wont pick up items Clay people wont build Clay people will ride ...
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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 should I go about “reseting” a large arena?

For a minigame map I am making, I have a large (320*320*116) destructible arena. Players get explosives, blocks, etc. and the entire area can change. At the end of the match, I would like to restore ...
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Is it possible to save a picture to a floppy disk in Computercraft?

I am trying to save a picture I created in paint on to a Floppy Disk, but I don't know how. Could someone please tell how to do it, or if it's possible?
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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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'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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The game displays messy colors and pixels movements

It looks a bit like the game Borderlands, and it's the same single player as multiplayer. When I use the Sphax PureBDCraft texture pack it also has a small square in the middle as a cursor which ...
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How do you put a shaders mod into pixelmon?

I have Technic launcher and the shaders mod is the GLSL shaders mod, I am newer to Minecraft and computers so please be patient and help me step by step I will greatly appreciate it. Pixelmon does in ...
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Re-generate world as a Biomes O' Plenty world

Okay, so I did a bad thing. I set up a new Minecraft world, and I've spend about 3-4 hours getting everything set up, now I'm ready to explore, but I realize I've left level-type as default. Is there ...
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Errors in reloading Minecraft

I've been having lots of problems reloading minecraft. I've uninstalled and reinstalled Java on my computer and tried to re-download a previously purchased Minecraft but it keeps bringing up the ...
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Possible combinations of lamb colour from parent

I just read the wikia that breeding yellow and red sheep would give orange lamb and also tried it. So red + yellow = orange. I wanted to ask what are other possible combinations?
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Is there a way to run Minecraft 1.7.9 from the command line, and connect to a server without seeing the launcher or main menu?

I'm trying to set up an easy way to get into a server I'm running by just clicking on a .bat file or .command file, on PC and Mac, and I've found guides for getting it to work for 1.6 or 1.7.4, but ...
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no such item with ID xxxx open blocks xp drain

I have a private forge modded server that I use to take some of the load off of my main computer. I was playing along and attempted to craft a open blocks xp drain and even though I could see it in ...
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How to use a command block to welcome new players on a server in Minecraft?

Ok, so me and my friend own a server, it uses Minecraft 1.6.4. What I can't seem to figure out, is how to welcome new users to the server by saying Welcome USER To Northwood, when they join.
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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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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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I have trouble crafting a dig spell in Ars Magica 2

I want to create as my first spell the following recipe: Shape is 'Touch' + dig and its stored in the 'Book and Quill' item. I used my blue points so level it up from the occulus. My crafting altar is ...
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Minecraft textures in 1.7.* turn black?

Every single time I place a 2d item, all the textures go black, can someone please tell me how to fix this?