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Do Mods handle their textures independently?

Some mods add new Block with their own textures, i am wondering if these textures are independent from Texture Packs one can download which change the vanilla minecraft textures. ie. If i download a ...
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Minimum Length for Minecraft usernames? [duplicate]

Related to the question: "What is the format of Minecraft.net account names?". I was wondering if there is a minimum length for Minecraft usernames?
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why can't I open my commands or chat

Whenever I try to open my commands by pressing / nothing happens. Same with opening my chat, nothing happens. What would cause this?
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How do I stop bats from spawning?

Is there an edit to the game files that I can do to stop bats from spawning in minecraft? I would guess that I can change something in the minecraft.jar file but I am not really sure how and what to ...
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How does MFR's Laser Drill's “consume power - generate ore” process work itself out by power-unit-ratio?

So MFR's Laser Drill consumes vast amounts of energy through Laser Drill Prechargers and in return generates ores for you and your in-laws. Good stuff. My question is, assuming vast amounts of energy ...
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What level do you have to be to get infinity on your bow?

I have been wondering for a while what level do you have to be to get infinity on your bow?
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Mouse sensitivity in games [closed]

I have been gaming on my system lately. I have never encountered this problem before and all the google research never worked. Here are the specs of my machine : CPU/APU : AMD A8-6600K Black ...
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Is there any way of making a Minecraft server lower than the current version?

So me and my friends manged to make a server in Minecraft for us to play on and we would like to add mods. But the mods we want to add are a few versions lower than the updated version. Is there any ...
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Help with combustion engine?

7.10 with buildcraft and my Combustion engines are giving me problems. They will use all the water when they turn green but then theyll stop accepting more because they then heat up quickly to orange ...
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Give a kit when entering a region? - Minecraft

I would like to give players a kit when they enter an area if they are a certain rank. For Example: rank1 gets kit1 rank2 gets kit2 etc. Is this possible? If so, what plugin would I need?
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How to get minecraft xp farm to spawn mobs? [duplicate]

I have created a minecraft mob spawner that is completely dark with a 23 block drop and no mobs are spawning. I have attached some pictures.
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Is the 'Heaven' in Miner's Heaven meant literally?

I've installed the Miner's Heaven mod for Minecraft 1.7.2 (Forge). Finally, after methodically exploring every dungeon in the game cheating one in after methodically exploring every dungeon I could ...
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Why Can't I play minecraft 1.7.10 single player? [closed]

Every time I try i get this ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Ouch. That hurt :( Time: 8/8/14 8:59 AM Description: Starting integrated server com.google.gson.JsonSyntaxException: ...
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Agrarian Skies 3.1.2 - How do I get to The End?

I'm trying to breed ender bees and can only do so in The End. There's no recipe in NEI for End Portal Frames, but I read online that you can craft the actual portal using 8 ender eyes in a donut ...
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Decrease lives when a player dies

I'm working on a mini-game that requires lives. I set up the scoreboards that show the lives on the sidebar, as shown here - I set up that board by adding a deathcount objective and then dummied it ...
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Players cannot open chests or doors

I am making a Dayz server, and right before we were about to open, my friend noticed that players could not open chests. It works for op. I have tried adding essentials.build to pex, but still ...
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Turtle refusing to go up

My turtles are not going up in computercraft. The version is 1.6. It's saying: false movement obstructed
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Why my mom and I can't play together, but not on a mini game server [closed]

My mom and I want to get on the same server but not on a mini game server. How can we get on the same server just the two of us and nobody else? So I can teach her on computer first and then xbox so ...
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No sound in Minecraft

I hadn't played Minecraft in a few days prior to this, but when I fired it up, I had no sounds whatsoever, either in the menu or the game. First thing I checked was in-game, and all audio settings ...
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How different is Demo world from a regular world?

I downloaded the minecraft demo and started working, after the free 100 minutes, I bought the game and keep on playing that demo world. Now, after 10h I've found that Demo world is always the same ...
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Is it possible to get a new Minecraft *game* id without getting a new *user id* / buying a new copy of Minecraft?

There is some sort of a global "player id" that identifies you to Minecraft servers. This id has a 1:1 relationship with a game state on a server. Is it possible to get a new game on a server without ...
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Can I reset my progress when playing on a server I don't control?

I'm playing on someone else's server and have died in an inaccessible spot under water. Upon respawning, I don't get back the introductory items a new player would get. Is there any way I could get a ...
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No sound in Minecraft [closed]

Since the new update, my sound for Minecraft hasn't been working. I'm afraid that if I uninstall it then install it again then I'll have to pay again. Does anyone know what to do?
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How can I exit fullscreen in Minecraft and it stays on? [duplicate]

I just downloaded it and I accidently pressed fullscreen. Now all I see is a back screen in front of me. I tried all commands and stuff, but only the quit command works. I want to exit full screen but ...
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How to transfer minecraft root folder to an SSD drive?

So I know that generally hardware questions are not accepted here but I feel this is a slight exception due to the fact that it has to do with minecraft specifically. So, recently I have gotten my ...
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Random Minecraft Seed not containing new biomes

I often search for nice seeds on the internets but then I think I want a unique seed for my server and not one that is already in use by many other servers. When I generate a new map with a random ...
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Mining at night - is there a difference?

While Katy Perry (well, BebopVox to be exact) does have a certain view, I wonder if the day/night cycle affects anything underground? Spawn rates, mob movements, mob hostility, etc?
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How do you break rotary craft blocks?

I just added Rotary Craft to my 1.4.7 world. I placed a steel shaft, and later tried to break it with my power tool, but it wouldn't break. Was i too impatient or are diamond grade tools not enough to ...
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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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How do you pump Creosote Oil out of a Coke Oven

My Coke Oven has about 30k's worth of Creosote Oil, which I want to store in a tank, but I cannot get it out. I've tried putting Fluiducts all around it and it doesn't come out at all. Is there some ...
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Why can't I break bedrock on my Spigot server?

This is not a duplicate of "What is this block I can't break??" questions. I know all about bedrock, including the Dark Oak sapling trick and the half-slab/wither skeleton skull trick. However, these ...
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Forge keeps crashing on Minecraft (1.7.10) [closed]

This only happens when I put some mods in it. ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Surprise! Haha. Well, this is awkward. Time: 8/4/14 8:46 PM Description: Initializing game ...
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How to build a enchanting table

How do you build an enchanting table and get lvl 30 enchants on it. Everytime I try it dosent work. I triedputting book shelves around it and nothing and i used obsidian to build the table but it ...
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Can logistic pipes craft items when an item comes into my system?

I have 3 logistic crafting tables setup to turn cobblestone into triple condensed cobblestone when I request it. Can I make my system automatically craft it when cobble enters my system?
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How do make a redstone signal select a random set of command blocks [duplicate]

I want to make a minigame world where you press a button and it has 3 command blocks behind it that teleport you to different areas. But I don't know how to make it select one random command block
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Framerates and smoothness [closed]

I'm pretty sure I'm lacking some fundamental knowledge here: in some games 25-30 FPS is EXTREMELY smooth. However, in Minecraft 30 FPS is choppy and laggy. I also noticed that some people record ...
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Bukkit Commands In Command Blocks

I'm running a Bukkit server, on which I am trying to use Command Blocks to run commands. In one Command Block, I have tried to use save-all, but when activated, nothing happens The command sudo ...
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Odd behaviour when joining server? [closed]

Every time I try to join the server everyone already on leaves the game and I can't move from spawn and the chat says I'm not authenticated anymore! What should I do?
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MineCraft Launchers & ersions and Mods?

So I recently got back into Minecraft, (version 1.7.10). I recently downgraded to 1.6.4 to play on a Roleplaying Server. But now I find myself faced with a dilemma: I want to play on 1.7.10 ...
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Minecraft: Different Amount of Teams Generator

I am currently working on a mini game that involves two teams. I'm wondering if I can make a random team generator in Minecraft that varies with the amount of players that are in the game. For example ...
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'Twitch Broadcasting Unavailable' Error when attempting to livestream?

The error message I get says: Unable to load libraries needed for the integrated twitch broadcasting service. How do I make this work? I am using the default Minecraft live stream buttons.
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Expieriencing Block\Tick Lag

I entered a new game in hardcore mode and when I tried to mine wood, it took a long time to actually drop the item. It would spawn back and take FOREVER to drop. How do you fix it?
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Is string theory taken into account? [closed]

In the minecraft world I understand that there physics is taken into account but how in depth has Notch and his team gone, have they included key principles like string theory?
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How do I install a .jar mod 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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Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 keeps crashing as soon as I launch the game?

After successfully installing Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 using the Windows Installer,the game crashes as soon as it begins to launch.After crashing,the games screen reads this: [12:09:24] [main/INFO] ...
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Missing name tags!

In my Minecraft, when it updated to 1.7.10, I haven't been able to see player's name tag on the top of their head when I'm playing multiplayer. Also, when I go to single player, I can't see the name ...
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What is the terminal velocity of a sheep?

I am thinking of an alternative timing mechanism; I am building a trap and I wanted to try something different to set it off. I want to drop a sheep from n blocks high so that I have a delay before ...
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How much damage will my Snowball do?

I want a good, cheap way to kill blazes. I have noticed that snowballs are relatively effective but how much damage does it do to a blaze? I want to make a piston crusher to leave the blaze to be a ...
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Minecraft - Commandblocks With No Name

By using command blocks, is there a way to /say without it outputting [CommandBlocks Name]/Say Command Basically Is there a way to get command blocks to not have a name? So instead of ...
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Minecraft - Can't use the new naming system [duplicate]

I've had multiple problems with commands all involving the new naming system. It just won't work. Only the IDs will. For example, if I were to try /scoreboard objectives add snow ...