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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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Sonic the hedgehog style boost pads in Minecraft?

Is there a way using command blocks or plugins to alter a player's momentum (xyz) when they step on a pressure plate? /entitydata works for mobs, but unfortunately it does not affect players.
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Who is allowed to invite people to a Minecraft Realm?

I'm considering buying a subscription to Minecraft Realms (on PC) as a gift for somebody I know. Mojang doesn't have a gift option, and I don't want to spoil the surprise, so I was thinking I'd just ...
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What's the difference between Spigot and CraftBukkit Minecraft servers?

I'm making a small server for me and my friends, on a Raspberry Pi. All the guides I have seen so far use Spigot, but there isn't that much documentation that I can find on what they did to make it ...
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/testfor (Minecraft PC)

I've created a dummy objective, 'time' and have a 1 second repeater clock adding 1 to the score for @a every second. I then have a command block that will execute a /testfor to check when the score ...
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How do I connect with my friend that also has shaders?

I have Sildur's Shaders for 1.8 the same with my friend, we also have the same Forge version same Optifine version too, How can he connect to me or me to him while having Shaders? When we try to ...
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Minecraft - Magic Launcher - Optifine doesn't do anything?

I've been trying to get Minecraft's Magic Launcher to work with OptiFine, which I have done many times before. But not on this particular computer. I'm running Minecraft 1.8 and OptiFine HD U D2, the ...
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I want the snow golem to do some damage to mobs, how can I set that on my server?

I want to use the snow golems to create some kind of "smart turret", but I want them to do damage when shooting. I don't want to use mods, I'd prefer a built-in solution if possible.
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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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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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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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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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How to automatically broadcast local server name?

When setting casual LAN Minecraft gaming, I'd find it would be easier and more user friendly if LAN clients just see the local Minecraft server automatically in the Multiplayer screen instead of ...
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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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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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How to make a Minecraft Server exit automatically when it crashes

I am setting up a custom modded server and am running into an issue. During all the block id related crashes, the server jar will still be running even though it crashed. I would like it to quit when ...
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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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I can't seem to copy and paste commands into my command block

Whenever I try to copy and paste a long command into a command block, it seems to work, but then when I click "done," and then go back into the command block, the command is erased. I don't know what ...
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How do I target only players who are at a certain height?

I own a server, and have built a large indoor structure at spawn. I would like new players to spawn inside this structure. Upon research, Minecraft automatically spawns all players at the highest ...
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Does the autonomous-activator work on the grindstone?

I'm currently not in the position to test this but i was wondering if this is possible? I know for a fact that the creator of the mod in which the grindstone is (applied-energistics) in didn't want to ...
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My tekkit keeps crashing

Okay I would really appreciate if anyone can take their time to answer this. I love playing tekkit and I have gotten pretty good at it. My tekkit was lagging pretty bad so I did what I usually do ...
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How do I remove a mailbox from my modded world?

How do I remove a mailbox from MrCrayfish's Furniture Mod that has an owner? (I placed it under another name for the sake of realism) I tried removing it with commands yet it says there is no such ...
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How can Buildings be Made Fireproof?

Since rain apparently doesn't always extinguish lightning fires, many of my buildings are now at danger of spontaneously combusting. Besides building solely with non-flammable materials like stone ...
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How could I test if a player is holding a specific item in slot 0 in Minecraft 1.7.9/10?

My question is how could I go about testing if a player is holding an Enderpearl in Slot 0 without mods, plugins or updates?
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MCP “Fatal Error” Upon Decompile

I'm attempting to install MCP on Mac OS X 10.6. Here is the error and where it takes place: == Updating client == > Adding javadoc > Renaming sources - Done in 8.85 seconds FATAL ERROR ...
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How do I stop my constant teleporting?

I was playing Minecraft and I decided to make a train so that when it hits the detector rail I teleport using a command block. I connected the command block to the detector rail and on the command ...
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How can I get my turtle to pull liquid from a tank?

I've tried turtle.place() with a bucket selected, which I assume would emulate a right-click, but it didn't work. What can I do?
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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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Counting items in a chest

I am working on a system that allows a player to build a template building such as a house. Building one of these structures requires the player to meet a certain quota of required items. (for example ...
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Minecraft Mods not loading

I have installed the forge for 1.6.4 version from the original webpage and whatever mods I put into my mods folder minecraft just loads the mojang logo and then disappears. Also if I clean the mods ...
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What does button 2 mean?

What does "button 2" mean in the Minecraft controls list?
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How can I get a villager without a village?

I am playing on a server on one of the new snapshots, and we have set up a world border, but unfortunately there aren't any villages in the area. Is it possible to spawn or create a villager without ...
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How can you detect if a player is falling?

I want to make a parkour map and when players fall they will be teleported back to the beginning of the parkour. Is there a command or a set of commands to detect whether or not a player is falling? ...
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How do you make a bow that shoots fireworks instead of arrows?

I would like to know how to make a bow that shoots fireworks in place of arrows. I already have a feature where when the arrow hits the ground, it explodes and releases a firework. If you think you ...
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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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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 do I install the .jar mod called Forge for Minecraft 1.7.10?

After some errors with using the actual windows installer,I have gone to using the regular one.However,I'm not sure how exactly to install it.The name is: forge-1.7.10-10.13.0.1180-installer-win ...
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Screen tearing in minecraft (ftb pax 2014)

I decided to play feed the beast for the first time in ages and I encountered a rather irritating issue. Every ~10-20 seconds my screen flashes with the jagged edges and artifacts that you usually see ...
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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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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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Why does my Minecraft launcher not launch the game?

Some background: Slightly over a month ago, Minecraft suddenly stopped working on my computer. There was no strange behavior of any kind prior to that. I have tried a couple of usual fixes, such as ...
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How can I specify the server port?

I wanted to change my Minecraft server's port number from the default, so I updated the server-port property to the port I wanted in the server.properties file. Once I restarted the server, I could ...
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Why is my MFR Harvester harvesting blocks BEHIND it?

I'm attempting to set up a sapling farm to feed into my bioreactor. However my harvester keeps harvesting my nearest building, despite the fact that the building is located BEHIND the harvester, which ...
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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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What causes the random explosion during spellcrafting in Ars Magica 2?

So I recently started out with the Ars Arcana 2 mod on minecraft, and was working on creating my second spell; components were projectile, fire damage, ignition and color. I was working calmly and ...
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Unable to connect to authentication servers on debian vps

Hi i am currently hosting a server on a VPS running debian and when i try to connect to the server my client gets an error saying the authentication servers are down, and the server displays an error ...
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How to put a copied command in a command block?

If you have copied a zombie herobrine command what do you press on your computer to put the command in the command block?
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How do you stop a /playsound music clip?

How do you stop music with command blocks? For example, when I use command /playsound records.far @p ~ ~ ~10 8.0 1.0 1.0 it plays the selected song, in this case far, but how do you stop the ...
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Can I get Minecraft on a flash drive on to a computer with no wireless internet?

I have a old HP computer and it does not have a connection to the Internet. How can I get Minecraft installed on this machine via a Flash drive?
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I do not know my Minecraft password

I made my Minecraft account about a year ago and I used my dads e-mail. He changed his e-mail and I can't remember my Minecraft password. How can I retrieve my Minecraft password?