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TP entity to other armorstand You must specify which player you wish to perform this action on

I'm trying to make a cutscene type thing where a zombie (prison guard) talks to you, then turns round and walks down a path. I know how to do the walking thing, but the turning is more difficult. I've ...
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What's wrong with my command? “The entity UUID provided is in an invalid format”

I am trying to detect if a player has a score with this range, and if so, set down a redstone wire. It says "The entity UUID provided is in an invalid format" and doesn't work. Here is exactly what I ...
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my minecraft keeps crashing :( [duplicate]

[13:58:42] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: RobynGracePlays [13:58:47] [Client thread/INFO]: LWJGL Version: 2.9.4 [13:58:49] [Client thread/INFO]: Reloading ResourceManager: Default [13:58:51] [...
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What do I do when i have the zip file for a Minecraft mod? [duplicate]

I have the zip file from the site but im confused what i should do next.
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Is the fishing rod bobber/hook an entity?

Is the fishing rod's hook an entity? Can I summon it? Or can I put something like @e[type=InsertFishingHook'sNameHere] in a command block?
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Is there a limit to how high you can go in Minecraft? [duplicate]

Is there a limit to how high you can go? Well I got to something like 100000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 (I think) but I don't know ...
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Villager breeding in 1,10

I have followed ImpulseSV's design for a villager breeder: this worked for a while but then stopped after a zombie seige, i repopulated the 2 villagers up top but left ...
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How to download Minecraft for free? [duplicate]

How do I download Minecraft for free? Not online, it's a free download, how do I download it for free? I know a few games do not cost money. I tried to search for it but I couldn't find it.
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Player variable in signs

I'm trying to make a minigame where you have different kits. You step on a pressure plate and get all your armor and effects added. That's all working fine. I'm trying to make it so it places a sign ...
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Minecraft Installation Problem

When I try to launch Minecraft, an error pops up, saying: Unable to start the Minecraft Runtime Environment. This is most likely caused by a corruption. Please try to reinstall Minecraft. Okay ...
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Minecraft Is Crashing When i join a server or when i join single player world in all versions [duplicate]

Hey i was just wondering if there is any way to fix this # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: # # EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x000000001cdca9b5, pid=...
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How long do arrows shot into a player take to despawn

As you can see in the photo below, I have been shot be a skeleton multiple times. How long does it take for these arrows to disappear? Is it the regular arrow despawn time of approximate 2 minutes?
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Please explain why this redstone minecart-loader works

See attached images. I am proud that I was able to build this tool to make a chest-minecart pause while it gets loaded from a hopper, and when the hopper is emptied, the powered rail beneath it powers ...
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Minecraft servers are not being scanned [closed]

I am trying to play on a multiplayer for Minecraft on the PC. All it says in the multiplayer server menu is "Scanning for games on your local network". However, it never finds the server. How can I ...
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How can I make a Player only look in one direction?

I am making a map for Minecraft and I want to make the Player only be able to face a certain wall. Is there any way that I could do that?
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How to use an existing world with Life In The Woods Renaissance

I would like to use my existing world from regular Minecraft with the Life In The Woods Renaissance-modpack. On opening the world, an error occurs: The following mod(s) can only be used with new ...
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I need to reset the nether

I wanna reset the nether because 1.10 is a thing and I want the new magma blocks. Is it possible? I don't know if I even need to because I barely even go to the nether and I think I can load new ...
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Can you use a bow to shoot specific arrows? (1.8.9)

In 1.8.9 I was wondering if you could make a bow shoot like special arrows with a name or something. I wanted to target only arrows shot with a specific bow in my command blocks. Is that possible? And ...
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How do I determine which hopper the user clicked in Minecraft with command blocks?

I'm using Minecraft 1.10, if it helps. I'm making a mini-game where the player needs to rotate hoppers in order to direct items to the correct place (I'm summoning particles under the hoppers to ...
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How to detect if a player is wearing a custom set of gear

I'm making a map in Minecraft with some custom crafting recipes that yield special items that deal with fighting. I know how to do that just fine, but I also want to add a bonus if one is wearing, say,...
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How do I swap two blocks with /clone?

I'm making a map in which you switch blocks around, but depending on the order you do it, I can't use /setblock or else it might set the wrong block. I know I can use /clone to clone one block and ...
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How to create an NBT file for a spawner in minecraft?

How can I create an NBT file for a spawner in minecraft? If I already have the spawner in a world, how can I extract that as an NBT file for use in other things?
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How can I move this structure up one block?

I need to be able to move this structure (see first image) up or down one block. For up, I have this: /clone ~-1 ~-2 ~-3 ~5 ~6 ~19 ~-1 ~ ~-3 replace force In the indicated command block. However, ...
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Minecraft sudenly started crashing [duplicate]

Everything worked well until minecraft was crashing saying that it doesn't detect my CPU or OpenGL. My java directory is perfect, java arguments perfect, everything is good and its reinstalled fresh ...
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How do you give yoursefl a 'nickname' in chat or above the player?

I want to make a role play like some youtubers, but i do not know how to give other people nicknames. I really need help a.s.a.p and thanks for your help and time.
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Redstone trouble

How do I place redstone dust on a dispenser? I am making a combat world and I want to make a TNT cannon. I tried tapping on the top of the dispenser, but it didn't work.
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Import map to MoJang Minecraft version for Win 10 Beta Testversion

The test version of Mojang Minecraft version for Windows 10 offers an Option were you can Import maps as .mcworld-files. But looking for such files online keeps returning no results at all. I'm only ...
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Can I bind a command to a key in Minecraft? [duplicate]

In Minecraft, is there a way to bind a key to teleport to a specific player or place instead of typing a command?
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What's the difference between tp and teleport?

Snapshots for 1.10 introduced teleport command feature for /execute. What is its difference to the current tp? I heard it has something to do with "relativity" (~)
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My Minecraft looks pixelated

I don't know but my cobblestone texture looks very pixelated when I'm coming nearer to them. And also, the outline of every block in the world looks very pixelated. When I watch the world from a ...
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How do I make a villager trade a spawn egg?

I've tried to make a Villager trade Some stuff for a villager spawn egg, but I end up getting a blank spawn egg... I'm playing on 1.10, and I don't know if it's a bug or something they've changed. I ...
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How can I change a blocks breaking time?

I would like to change the time it takes to break a block, eg. a dirt block would take about 5 seconds to break with the player's hand, or a diamond ore would take just a second to break with the ...
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How can I test for a player at a given x and z but at any height?

I am trying to test for if a player is at a certain x and z, but not a certain height, and I can't find anything that says how to do it. Here's what I have: /testfor @a[x=-50,z=79,r=1] The problem ...
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Recover name of creator of minecraft world

I have my minecraft folder with the client and a lot of savegames on my old hard drive, but I dont remember my username and I cant recover my account without it. So is there any way to get the name ...
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How to use CanPlaceOn in Minecraft for certain block variations? [duplicate]

I want to make a lever that can only be placed on polished andesite, but as andesite, diorite and granite are all variations of stone, I have only found this command that works so far: /give @p lever ...
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Disable attack cool down in Minecraft Vanilla 1.9/1.10 server?

I'm running a small server (in 1.8 at the moment) and am thinking about upgrading to 1.9 or 1.10. But the most important thing: I don't want to have any kind of "cool down" during attacking. Is there ...
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How get unlimited “free” Flint, aka a Flint farm?

I'm playing Minecraft Feed the Beast Infinity Evolved mod, on a towny + lwc protected server, and i need to get unlimited flint, for my sagmils. I'm unable to do this: ...
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Is there any way to make yourself invisible to mobs on Minecraft?

I'm playing a technic mod pack and it has orespawn on it. Well I'm trying to steal from the ore tree but the queen keeps aggroing on me no matter where I go. I know its supposed to be difficult but is ...
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Load specific world in a Minecraft server at startup?

I set up a home Minecraft server for my son (Spigot server, running on Debian). This is great because he can't boot it on his own, which helps control his play time (and means that I "have" to play ...
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Why won't blocks yield resources on Minecraft (PS4)?

After a while of playing Minecraft on the PS4, I had decided to take a break, save the game, and turn off my PS4. When I got on a couple of hours later I tried to break blocks in my survival world and ...
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I need to make a flush iron trap door

I need to make a trap door that, when provided input, opens up. HOWEVER... I need the redstone to be entirely underground. It is OK if the redstone is visible from within the hole, I just need it to ...
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Only sometimes my Minecraft lets me break blocks, but out of Minecraft it works all the time

On Minecraft, I can't break blocks all the time. I have to keep pressing the break button until it works, but out of Minecraft it always works. Can someone please help me? It started happening while ...
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Multiple games linked to one world

Background I like to restart a lot when I play minecraft; and I rarely play online. I am the kind of player who will start a game, get established, explore, and then get bored and start again. ...
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How do I testfor a player that crouch wearing a chestplate that is named?

I try to make a sort of ability that implies wearing a special chestplate! When a player wear it and crouch, the ability shoud be activated! I just want to know how can I testfor crouching (the "stat....
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Armor Stand with lying pose

I am trying to do an Armor Stand with a lying down pose, however, everytime I tried to do this, the leg of the Armor Stand will be detached from its body, which looks a bit creepy and weird; this is ...
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How to remove invisible bedrock in MCPE?

I was inside of a huge build me and my friend made on MCPE. I was messing around with inventory editing and accidentally placed invisible bedrock on the floor in the middle of the build. Is there any ...
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Boat doesn't appear in water and dissappears from hotbar when placed

I have been playing on a Minecraft servers for Factions and whenever I try placing a boat in water it does not do anything. The boat item dissappears from my hotbar, but it isn't in the water. I have ...
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Do Sharpness and Smite enchantments stack damage?

With a command block I am able to provide sharpness and smite to the same weapon. Do the effects of this stack?
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How do i test for an entity relative to a player

Im looking for a way to test if an entity is at a player's coordinates. I've tried /testfor @e[type=Shulker,name=Code] @a[r=1] But it gives this Data tag parsing failed: Invalid tag encountered, ...
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i have an empty bin folder in the .minecraft area? [closed]

I'm trying to change some paintings for decoration, and all the tutorials I watched said you need to go into the "bin" folder, I have it but its empty...