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If I destroy a computer, will it lose its programs?

If I destroy my computer, will the programs on it remain if I replace it somewhere else?
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Minecraft Launcher not responding [duplicate]

Recently my Minecraft Launcher has stopped working. When I open it, it opens a window but stops there. I tried reinstalling it, the repair function on the setup wizard, updating Java, and nothing ...
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Minecraft /xp wont let me target @p or @a

So I've been building a large battle arena type server where there is both PVP and PVE survival in a concentrated coliseum, and most of the map is governed via command blocks. Score is measured at ...
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I Need A Rankup Plugin With Specific Details [closed]

As you can tell by the title, I need a rankup plugin that works with GroupManager. HOWEVER - there is more required. Here's a list of all the things it needs to be able to do / have: -Uses ...
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How to test if a mob is dead to execute a command?

So i am making a 1.9.4 adventure map but then i spotted an AMAZING one vanilla minecraft command block person called IJAMinecraft! He makes the best commands and one of my favorite one commands was ...
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End of Input Error in Tellraw

I have a /tellraw command, straight from my map: /tellraw @a [{"text":"I am a "},{"text": "DOOFUS", "color":"red"},{"text":". ...
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How to execute a command block once taking hits?

So, I am doing a little Minecraft adventure map and the number one thing I keep getting stuck on is how to execute a command block once a zombie hits you three times. Thanks! :D
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Is there a command to copy all of your inventory into a chest?

I'm creating an adventure map with many levels. You can chose which level to do and can walk out of one anytime. When you walk out of the level your inventory will be cleared. Is there a way to make ...
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Texture pack that changes block

How do you get a texture pack to change a block? I have one, but it is not working, as it does not change the blocks.
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View a Minecraft skin as a 3D model?

I'm trying to create a skin for Minecraft for the first time. I loaded it as my character's skin so that I could see it, but since the head moves around with my mouse I can't see the top, bottom, and ...
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I Can't find my wife?

In Minecraft Comes Alive it seems that I lost my wife. I have crafted the whistle and keep calling but only my daughter shows up. I tried gifting a wedding ring to another female villager (she had ...
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How can I make a short timer using only command blocks?

Using only MC command blocks (I am using 1.9) how can I create a short timer? It needs to be command block-only because I am trying to make a 1-block command; I want to make it night time and give ...
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Detect if player clicks with item such as stick or blaze rod?

how would I detect if player clicks with item such as stick or blaze rod? I suppose this would use scoreboards? I also can not use comparators or such, it will all be hooked up to a clock, although ...
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Minecraft: 64Bit operating system with 8GB Ram, game crashes when I try to allocate more than 1Gb Ram? [closed]

I have a laptop with 64Bit Operating System and 8Gb Ram (7GB still unused apparently). I use a quite a lot of mods, and have tried relocating more Ram to Minecraft, but I get a crash error if I set ...
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How can I change my minecraft skin mcpe? [duplicate]

I need to know, As I, the SamTRG (who will do YouTube) needs to be enlightened on how to change my skin.
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Minecraft lag with the AMD A10 7850K APU?

I've made my first custom build PC for my grandma. She doesn't really use it for gaming but her grandchildren do, and she didn't have much money to spare, so I've build a PC with an AMD A10 7850K ...
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How to rollback a map to a previous state

I died in lava with resources. How can I rollback the map to what it was 1 minute ago? P.S: I am looking at the death screen. I can post screenshots if needed.
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How can I convert a classic .lvl file into a modern Minecraft format [duplicate]

I have tried opening .lvl with the latest version of MCEdit, and I get random stuff. No sense of order at all. I am not entirely surprised because it was not a supported extension in the Open dialog. ...
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How to create a lava survival pvp map in minecraft?

I'm trying to create funny pvp maps for my friends and I. I would like to go deeper and try a lava survival map. The goal is basically to make the lava go x block up every x time/tick (or replace any ...
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Command not working?

I don't understand what I need to do to fix this command. I'm trying to make a firework star that has attributes and also a colour, and I'm just constantly getting the message Encountered multiple ...
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How can I control the hunger bar?

Is there anyway that I can use commands to increase, decrease a players hunger when they have a certain amount of hunger bar, and testfor player's hunger bar in vanilla Minecraft?
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Minecraft Server RCON

The Minecraft server setting (RCON) I know is security. However when I tried to use RCON, it either times my friends out or lets them in without RCON. How do I fix this? If anyone can help me ...
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Command to create chicken which doesn't lay eggs

I'm working on an special project in Minecraft at the moment and I really need your help. The thing I want to do: Use a command to spawn a chicken which doesn't lay eggs or drop anything else. How ...
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Can I get my AE2 network to see what's in my logistic pipes network?

I have a big Logistics Pipes (LP) network setup, and I'm moving over to an AE2 network, and I want to connect them together. I found this tutorial, and it half works. Through the request pipe I'm able ...
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Where is the shader packs folder on Mac?

I had downloaded some shader packs before, but now I can't find my shader packs folder. I am on a Mac.
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SMP Vanilla Chunk Loaders?

Recently I learned about SimplySarc's vanilla (Non-command block) chunk loader. However, I realized that his video was not so recent and he was using it for SSP. I want to know, does SimplySarc's ...
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My husband keeps dying

I'm on peaceful creative mode and my husband is in full diamond armor. However, my husband keeps on dying. He's not being attacked by anything either - he just drops dead? I've done everything I can ...
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Minecraft 1.9 give a specific map

I want to give myself a filled_map with data value 0, i.e. the very first map I would have ever generated. I have tried: /give @p minecraft:filled_map:0 which outputs the error: There is no such ...
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How do I find diamonds?

The durability of iron tools is really starting to annoy me, but in all my hours of playing I've only stumbled across one deposit of diamond ore that provided around 7 Diamonds. What's the best way ...
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Minecraft PE mob spawning platform isn't dark even without torches

I have started to build a mob far in minecraft pocket edition. It is a basic farm build at exactly the height limit. You can see the outside in the picture below. The problem is inside the spawn ...
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Summon armorstands recursively from an origin with only one armorstand per block

I want to summon a flat area of armorstands like demonstrated here in minecraft 1.9: 3 323 32123 323 3 Every number represents an armorstand, the number itself the tick in which the ...
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What is the frequency of dungeons in Minecraft?

How can I increase the frequency of dungeons in custom worlds? I want to know so I can make custom survival worlds better.
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How do I create a repeating charge using redstone/repeaters?

Despite having some experience with Minecraft, the use of redstone is one thing that I never managed to get the hang of. I have no issue creating simple works such as redstone doors and other ...
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I can't login after changing my Minecraft username

I recently changed my Minecraft username. Since I could not login to the server, when I was logging in, I used my regular name. I use the password that I always use, but it doesn't work.
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Minecraft fill command using slabs

I have a massive project that I'm building just for the heck of it. I need to place hundreds of blocks and I do that easily with the fill command. But, I can't seem to fill an area with top slabs. I ...
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How to have a fish riding on an invisible squid in 1.9?

My friends and I are trying to make realistic aquariums in 1.9 using commands with no mods or plugins to do this for us. How could I spawn different kinds on fish on invisible squids? Thanks! I have ...
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Converting Minecraft .lvl to .dat

Is it possible to import/convert a Minecraft Classic server level to a Minecraft server level? I have a really old server, set up in McLawl r55, that I would like to open and explore in the current ...
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How do automatically launch Minecraft, skip pressing the play button, and just have it go straight to the menu?

I want to just click the shortcut and have it automatically launch, going straight to the game menu instead of having to click the play button.
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My wife disappeared, but we're still married. How can I fix this?

I accidentally ran my world without Minecraft Comes Alive and my wife disappeared. I re-opened the world with the mod enabled and it says I'm already married but she isn't anywhere to be found. How ...
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Does the Lure III enchantment bias the fishing wait time towards zero?

From the wiki: The current algorithm: Using a regular fishing rod, a random integer from 100 to 900 is selected. The game then counts down each tick to 0 at which time the fish's water ...
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Can spiders climb glass blocks? [duplicate]

I was wanting to make a greenhouse out of glass, and I want my house to be spider proof. I have read that glass planes, but could not find suitable information concerning glass blocks. Can spiders ...
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Why won't my portals link up properly?

Before you say this is a duplicate, I am well versed in the normal operation of portals, and understand how to link portals that are very close to each other. This problem is occurring in spite of my ...
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Can't change skin in new Minecraft?

Whenever I'm trying to change my skin on Minersneedcoolshoes.com, the new Minecraft website says ...
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Vertically stacked armor stands should have increasing scores, but don't

I'm trying to make a goalpost system for a custom map I'm designing. The idea is that a goalpost--consisting of a tall stack of iron bars--would have variable height, and at each block up and down the ...
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Minecraft launcher not loading Minecraft [closed]

Whenever I try to load any version of Minecraft from the launcher, it doesn't load. Instead, the launcher goes to a blank game output screen. I have uploaded a YouTube video to demonstrate the ...
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How do i detect if a dummy command has a certain score in 1.9?

I have been trying to figure out recently how to test if a team and or player has a certain score like 3 or 5 or something. If someone could tell me how that would be great!
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Why doesn't the music in Minecraft play all the time?

I have the music volume in Minecraft set to 100%. The music tends to play for a while, fade away, and I don't hear it again. Sometimes changing the music volume gets it going again, but not right ...
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Minecraft : Command block - Tp area

I've searched a long time and try out many possibilities but I never managed to get it worked. I'd like to make a jump parkour map for minecraft and I need to make areas with command blocks to ...
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Minecraft 1.9 Client Disconnects with Timeout when Op command affects more than a few hundred blocks [closed]

My brother is hosting a Minecraft 1.9 Server with some mods. I am an Op on his system. When I use the /fill or /clone commands such that they affect more than a couple hundred blocks, I get ...
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Block Lag on 1.9 Public Server

I'm hitting my head against the wall here. I'm running a vanilla Minecraft server (1.9) on a VPS server. Right now, it has 6gb of RAM allocated to it, and it's being run with Multicraft. When watching ...