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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. ...
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Can't find Minecraft's resource pack folder or open it in minecraft itself

I can't find the resource pack folder on my mac and when I click on the 'Open Resource Pack Folder' on Minecraft, it does nothing. Can someone help me?
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minecraft 1.7.10 modded forge server keeps crashing [closed]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Oops. Time: 31/10/14 5:49 PM Description: Exception in server tick loop cpw.mods.fml.common.MissingModsException at ...
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How to make a spot to enter codes

I would like to make a Minecraft minigame map where you can enter a code to get something. Here is how I would like it to work. When you first join you get a written book inside it says: ...
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Where is my minecraft mod folder on windows? [duplicate]

I have recently downloaded several mods and to install them it says simply put them in your mod folder under your .minecraft folder but, I simply cannot find it! Please help.
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Minecraft doesn't work after updating to Windows 8.1

Minecraft has always worked great on this computer, until I updated it to Windows 8.1. I'm not entirely sure if it's because of Windows 8.1, or Java, or my graphic cards (Which it claims to be, but ...
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How do I make mods work without METAINF?

Java 1.8.0U20 makes forge use a tweak that makes modding Minecraft not work. What do I do? I delete METAINF but it keeps recovering. As well, the wiki says that since the new launcher, the MCFiles ...
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Can “/kill” affect an armour stand?

Partially from curiosity, and partially because this question is unclear as to whether or not this is actually possible. Does a /kill command affect armour stands? Eg. /kill @e[type=!Player]
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In Minecraft, how much is a redstone repeater tick?

In Minecraft, there are these redstone repeaters that look like this. How much is one tick? Is 2 2x longer, how much?
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Minecraft Mob-Spawning in vanilla 1.8 server [closed]

I am making my own server and I am trying to make mobs not spawn in a certain area, I can't do a /kill @e[type=!Player] command because I have armor stands! So I was wondering what you guys thought. I ...
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How to /setblock a specific type of redstone (Debug mode) | Minecraft

I've had a look at the new hidden world type on 1.8, and I've just wondered how to get a type of redstone that goes up in the north part of the square, and I want to use the /setblock command to ...
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Forge profile wont start up at all [closed]

Console Log [11:58:47] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Loading tweak class name cpw.mods.fml.common.launcher.FMLTweaker [11:58:47] [main/INFO] [LaunchWrapper]: Using primary tweak class name ...
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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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I'm trying to adjust minecraft to run smoothly on my acer aspire, but now I've got the video settings all messed up.

I'm trying to adjust minecraft to run smoothly on my acer aspire, but now I've got the video settings all messed up. I want to uninstall minecraft and start from scratch, but it's not on my list of ...
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Does day-usage of bed set respawn location anyway?

I want to set a new respawn location, but it is currently day time and I "can only sleep at night", therefore I cannot sleep in my bed. Does trying to use a bed and getting this message set one's ...
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Command Block : Testing For Entities

This might not be possible, but i wanted to see if anybody had an answer before i tried something else. So in one of my worlds, i have a Minecart Command block which, gets triggered as it rides round ...
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Wisp spawn conditions in Thaumcraft 4

What are the conditions to spawn wisps in Thaumcraft 4? I have a magical biome, do i need a specific light level or anything? I am thinking of a Witchcraft circle that will contain them, is there a ...
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Do Mana Beans profit from fortune enchantment?

Do i get more mana beans with Fortune enchanted axes / TC hatchets with lapis?
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How to change MineOS Password for Web UI

I have successfully installed MineOS (Minecraft Server Admin Tools). I have it set up so that it automatically launches when I restart the server. I go to my.ip:8080 and the web interface is up and ...
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How to use mods in newer versions of Minecraft? [duplicate]

When Minecraft updates (It recently updated to 1.8) Minecraft mods no longer work. I have tried setting the Minecraft game back to an earlier version but most of the mods do not work anymore. Do the ...
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Minecraft server wont start [closed]

C:\Users\xxxxx\Desktop\Server 2.0>java -Xmx1024M -Xms1024M -jar minecraftfor ge-universal-1.6.4-9.11.1.965-v164-pregradle.jar Oct 27, 2014 2:04:47 PM net.minecraft.launchwrapper.LogWrapper log ...
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How many connections does the client make to the server in 1 minute?

If I have a script that checks for x connections every x minutes and blocks IP's after x connections will it stop Minecraft servers from working properly? How many connections does the Minecraft ...
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Is there a trick to place a boat without adequate space?

Since returning to the game (1.8), it seems a change has been made to disallow the placement/spawning of a boat that would intersect with something (at the same height). This makes the construction of ...
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How do I install mods for Minecraft 1.8 [duplicate]

I updated minecraft to 1.8 and the launcher to 1.5.3 and now I can't install my mods
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Why are NPC houses halfway built?

So I just spawned a new, singleplayer, creative, peaceful world. I looked for an NPC village, and hurrah! After ten seconds, I found one. However, when I came down (I was flying) I noticed how a house ...
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My Minecraft skin is broken (does not display correctly)

I got a skin, but it doesn't fully work. Now I have my head, and nothing else. My body is just black; nothing is there. The skin seems to be only affecting my head and the bottom of my feet. I ...
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My MC Launcher Starts, But When I Press Play Nothing Happens. (Mods)

So, I have DrZhark's MoCreatures v6.2.1 and CustomMobSpawner 3.2.0 in my "mods" folder in .minecraft. Obviously Vanilla works, just not my mods. I followed many tutorials and did exactly what I was ...
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Tinkers Construct Mod Not Making Casts in Smeltery

I am playing on Tinkers Construct in mincraft 1.5.2 because some of my other mods are not supported past that. I have correctly set up the smeltery and am trying to make part cast so I can make tools ...
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Minecraft 1.8 maps not zooming out

I have crafted a map in 1.8 survival, and when I right clicked on it in my hotbar, the entire map instantly filled with information. Before 1.8 I had to walk around before it filled. Also, when I ...
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Can I change Minecraft username? [duplicate]

Purchased Minecraft for my son, and mistakenly used our family name in the account username - I thought "username" was for the Mojang account and that he'd be able to have a different screen name for ...
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Why can't i destoy blocks?

After placing a stone pressure plate next to my door, and right next to my bed, I went to sleep. When i woke up, I could only see a dark brown/red colour. I saved and exited and then re entered the ...
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I deleted my Minecraft resource pack folder?

I deleted my Minecraft resource pack folder, how do I get it back? I'm using a Mac and Minecraft version 1.8.
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Minecraft spawning items with inventories in them

I was wondering, is there a way to spawn a dispenser that is filled with snowballs using a command? Like, i want to be able to /fill over a row of dispensers with full dispensers... so how would I ...
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Test for approximate rotation

So lets say you have an entity which happens to be of type=Player. Such that a command block, when powered testfor @e[r=15,type=Player] {} will output true. Now, lets teleport this player tp ...
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No \resourcepack and folder

I downloaded Minecraft and downloaded 2 resource packs. When I went to the .minecraft folder, there was no \resourcepacks folder. Is this a bug, or because I'm running Windows 8, or what?
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I can't find my resource and texture pack on minecraft

I've tried everything but it doesn't work at all. i really wanna add mods and different resource and texture packs but i can't because of this :(
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How can I start a new village in Minecraft Comes Alive?

I am running 1.7.10 with Minecraft Comes Alive 4.1.5 which from what I read replaces the vanilla villages with more interaction and the option to marry and start a family. In vanilla Minecraft, to ...
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Can place but not destroy blocks

I can't break any blocks on my Minecraft even though I'm not on adventure mode. Even when I'm on creative, I can't break them. I can build perfectly fine but I can't destroy anything, not even a mere ...
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How can I run Minecraft Forge Run using Java 7 without uninstalling Java 8?

I have JRE 8 installed on my pc as I code a lot of small stuff in Java. But apparently you need JRE 7 to run minecraft forge. As I am not confortable with uninstalling JRE 8 just so that I can play ...
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Minecraft 1.8 does not open custom made worlds correctly or not at all

I have made a few custom worlds in Minecraft 1.5 and 1.8 but they don't open or don't show any blocks/collisions (Basically, I end up falling down an endless void). I tried everything like adding ram ...
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Does Protection enchantment work against damage done by the Thorns enchantment?

Does the 'Protection' enchantment protect you from some of the damage caused by hurting another player wearing armor with the enchantment 'Thorns'?
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Prevent Wither griefing at specific locations

On my Factions server, I want to allow wither raiding. My spawn recently got griefed by a wither so I used WorldGuard and some custom flags plugin to disable explosions,but that does not apply to the ...
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What kind of wood block is at block 0 0 0?

I went to block 0 0 0 and found a wood block facing sideways. I mined it, not realizing that my inventory was full, and it fell into a black hole. Has anyone else seen this? What kind of wood was it? ...
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How do I add the following into Minetweaker?

After some useful answers and self-research on my previous question (Added Big Reactors to Skyfactory) I still don't how to put it to use. My problem is that I can't get Minetweaker to recognise ...
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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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What would mining whole chunk mean?

I read that to get diamonds you should mine a whole chunk. what's this "mining a whole chunk" mean? I would also like to ask that would I get diamond for sure?
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Setblock at a Player's Location with Command Blocks

I want to make it so you place a dispenser at the nearest player's location (if the nearest player is not available, than I could just use me). I can't just make the coordinates ~ ~ ~ because I'm ...
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How do you make people drop extra items on death?

As seen in this video: (Skip to 5:53) ...
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Using WorldEdit, is there an easy way to hollow out a mountain?

I want to create a very large cave having the same shape as the surface. How can I hollow out (I mean leaving only the blocks at the surface untouched) the blocks inside ?