Mojang's exploration and survival based sandbox game in almost endless, procedurally generated worlds. This tag is for (vanilla) Minecraft on the PC. See the tag wiki for related tags.

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Forge for Minecraft 1.8.1 says I have to run MC 1.8.1 manually first (which I've already done)

I've looked everywhere, and I can't seem to find any way to fix the issue I'm having. I found a version of Forge for 1.8, I downloaded it, but when I tried to run the client, it said I have to run ...
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redstone problems

I have several Redstone contraptions on my map, but while trying to build another, I'm having problems with pistons deploying once and getting stuck deployed, even when power is removed. they will not ...
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Mods for Minecraft

I'm trying to help my young son to download/install Mods for Minecraft - but it seems like an impossible task. I know nothing about Minecraft, but have tried to download many Mods from different sites ...
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why i can't place map in item frame to become a map wall

when i placed map in the item frame, they come out like this, but I found out on the internet, other players can do the big map wall, can anyone help to fix it, thank you so much
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Can't strafe when sprinting?

In Minecraft, I have found a weird happening. When I'm sprinting forward and holding down W and my sprint key Alt, I cannot strafe to the left. I am perfectly able to strafe to the right, but I just ...
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Ubuntu Minecraft server says eula isn't true but is

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 2GB VPS. Whenever I run java -Xmx1500M -Xms1500M -jar minecraft_server.jar nogui with the eula true it says: [17:56:52] [Server thread/INFO]: Starting minecraft server version ...
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Essentials hub not working?

On my Bukkit server I installed Hub-Essentials The problem is when ever I join it doesn't teleport me from my logout place/world to the place I /hub set. It also won't give my the items and the book ...
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Is there any way I can rotate an armor stand?

I'm making a pose emporium, and I'm making a crawling animation. Is there any way I can make an armor stand look like it's crawling? It needs to be a /summon command, too.
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Using a command to replace wool blocks with command blocks which contain a command

I am trying to replace certain blocks in this case lime wool with a command block that contains a certain command. The following command to replace lime blocks with stone works. /fill ~-15 ~0 ...
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Have two Minecraft players coexist at separate times in the same local server

I have a question that just doesn't seem easy to put to words in a Google search, so here goes. There's only one computer in the house. My brother and I play Minecraft on it using the same account. ...
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How to test for people in a radius not centered on command block?

Is it possible to use the testfor command in Minecraft to test for people in a radius not centered on the command block?
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“gbuffers_textured_lit” error

I am using SEUS shader v10.1 on Minecraft 1.8, and I cannot for the life of me figure out how to fix this. Every time I play it, the game "downloads textures" and then just closes. The error report in ...
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Why Isn't Minecraft Forge Loading My Singleplayer World?

I recently installed Minecraft Forge for Minecraft 1.7.10. Everything installed fine since I could open the game without any problems. Keep in mind that I placed ShadersModCore-v2.3.28-mc1.7.10-f in ...
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How to create a nether portal (and collect required resorces) in skyblock

I'm playing skyblock 1.1 - no obsidian in the starter chest. I'm also playing in minecraft version 1.7.10. I understand in 1.7 you can make obsidian with Redstone, lava and water. This seems like a ...
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my minecraft game directory isnt correct

when I load up my minecraft it shows the updates but when I press play it does the blue bar and then it says launching. and it stays like that. so I left my launcher up since before I ate lunch(that ...
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How to set Command Block(s) to test for a particular time and output a message?

I simply want one command block to test for the time of day or night (e.g. time = 18000) and output a message in the chat to everyone if that time returns true. I was trying a simple set-up with two ...
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Can I sync or transfer save games and settings from one platform to another?

I would like to know if the same Minecraft account used on a computer can be used on a different platform like the Xbox 360? I am not asking about playing on each simultaneously as each platform has ...
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i can't place or break blocks in minecraft [duplicate]

I started a new survival world and switched to creative just to build my house. When I was done, I switched back to survival. But after I switched back, I found that even when I checked and aimed and ...
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What happened with my minecraft jar file?

i have a problem while i was installing a minecraft mod http://www.skydaz.com/checkpoints-mod-installer-for-minecraft/ and when i opened the mod installer it said this: Your minecraft jar file could ...
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Minecraft LAN World Online mod [duplicate]

My brother and I are constantly trying to connect to LAN world but if i make LAN world he can't join because it says: 'Failed to connect:Invalid session' even when he is not on premium account. Same ...
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Minecraft - run with more ram?

I have tried to make minecraft run with more ram, but when I edit the arguments it seems that it can't create enough ram even for 2G. I have almost 4G of ram usable though. arguments: -Xmx2G ...
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My Minecraft Launcher won't work?

When I bring up the launcher, I see the updates and stuff like normal. I try to click on the button that says Play and all it does is say Preparing for a few seconds, then it goes back to saying Play. ...
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How can I get mods on a non-bukkit Minecraft server?

I have a Minecraft 1.8.1, non-Bukkit server (Using the .exe and nothing else) and I wan't to add some mods. Can I do that? if so, how? or do I need to switch to Bukkit? Also, a friend and I have ...
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How can I conveniently dump a backpack or bag of holding?

After completing some odd quests to get a special sword, I found myself loving bags of all varieties. Sometimes, I just get the urge to put on some pink leather armor, and prance around while I fill ...
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I can't connect to a friend's Minecraft server, but none of the usual culprits seem to be the problem

I'm trying to connect to a friend's Minecraft server, but I'm not able to do so. We've double-checked the usual culprits brought up in most Minecraft server tutorials, but we're still not having any ...
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Minecraft - Shutting down internall server

When I am trying to create a minecraft world with Forge and Lord of the Rings mod 21.3, the game crashes and shows this: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Ouch. That hurt :( Time: 2014-12-29 10:00 ...
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Why can't I play Minecraft modpacks in Technic Launcher?

Please help me. I can play normal Minecraft at 60 fps on the highest settings, but when I launch a Technic Launcher Modpack (Even at the lowest possible settings I could configure. Render distance = ...
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What happened to the Minecraft Update feed?

In the launcher, prior to version 1.8, Minecraft used to have a log of the updates that were implemented in each version. For example: Minecraft Version x Bug fixes Added features ...
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How do I test for a player at specific coordinates?

If I do: /testfor @p[x=,y=,z=,r=] It says: The entity UUID is in an invalid format.
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How Can I Get Some Sponge In Minecraft Without Command Blocks or Under Water Temples And Without Mods

If You Can Help me Find That I Could Really Give You Credit
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Minecraft LocalHost

So I host my Minecraft server on my main windows 7 desktop. People can connect just fine as well as I can connect with the desktop. When I try to access the server from my mac still on the same ...
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Testing for a block in a certain radius

I am making an arrow that explodes when it hits anything, but I need a way to testfor all blocks within a radius of 2 blocks to see if they're air or not. The only problem is, I dont know how.
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Attack of the B-Team errors

My Attack of the B-Team will not launch and I have tried many time re installing, deleting the pack and creating new file and folders. The problem is when I press the play button there is no Mojang ...
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Minecraft 1.8 detecting wrong java version and crashing [closed]

I purchased and downloaded Minecraft from the original Mojang site. Tried to install on Windows 7 Dell laptop and run "latest version" (1.8.1) and got an error message stating among other things: # A ...
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How do Minecraft seeds work? [duplicate]

I am completely new to Minecraft. Where can I learn more about how Minecraft's so-called "seeds" work? (I imagine the Minecraft "world" as a cellular automaton, and the "seed" as an somehow encoded ...
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Copied .minecraft folder onto new computer, now broken

I have a new laptop- rather than installing my bajillions of mods onto it I just copied and pasted my .minecraft folder. It works fine on my old laptop, but won't work on my new one-- I press play and ...
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Console Log of Loading NEI Save Files

NEI (for Minecraft) is a mod that adds in-game functions like spawning in items, changing time and Saving and Loading Inventories. As a moderator on a server, I am concerned as to whether an OP could ...
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Minecraft Play from 2 different computers in the same house

My grandson loves Minecraft and I would like to become more familiar with it and play against him. He plays upstairs on his computer and I use the computer downstairs. How can we play against one ...
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How do I test if a block is anything but a certain block?

I would like to test for a player standing on anything apart from ice. /execute @p ~ ~ ~ detect ~ ~-1 ~ minecraft:ice 0
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Where to find wolves [duplicate]

I'm having trouble finding wolves. I saw a question written a few years ago that had a "protip" stating to set out some torches in a forest biome, kill all the bad guys, and wolves would be found in ...
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Is it possible to remove a certain entitiy with a command block?

I'm making a map where armor stands can move towards you, and I need help with a command. Is it possible to remove a certain armor stand with a command? If it is, I need the command.
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How do I transfer minecraft worlds to sandisk flash drive? [duplicate]

I've managed to download Minecraft onto my SandDisk USB thumbdrive. But how do I copy all my worlds to it?
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How to make a chest open with redstone or command

I have Minecraft 1.8.1 in creative mode and I would like to make a chest open visually, using redstone or commands, without touching it.
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Giving players items based on score

I have a scoreboard objective called ammoCount. That is how I am tracking the amount of ammo players have, but I would like to put some items in the players' inventories to show them how much ammo ...
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Minecraft says I have out of date drivers. Cannot find any drivers for it though

I have a ATI/AMD HD Radeon 4200. As the title says, I can't find any drivers. Could someone please help find the latest drivers? I am running Windows 8.1
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Minecraft 1.8 Graphics Driver Crash Windows 8 [duplicate]

I just upgraded to Windows 8, and then installed Minecraft. For some odd reason, whevenever I try to play it, it crashes and says that I must update my graphic drivers. My drivers are up to date, and ...
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How does the Mo'Creatures mod interact with Minecraft's default mob spawning and de-spawning?

The mod works. I have tested it in a fresh gamesave. How does the Mo'Creatures mod interact with Minecraft's default mob spawning** and remembering? Do both follow their own rules, completely ...
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Could someone give me specific instructions on how to mod vanilla minecraft? [duplicate]

I have watched lots of videos but none of them really helped that much... could someone please give me a specific step by step guide on how to mod my game in single player?
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Where's My World in Minecraft? [duplicate]

I was playing in my favorite world when I happened to fall into the void. When I respawned, I was in the middle of nowhere. I don't want to use another device. Can somebody help?
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How do i install opengl? My graphics drivers are all installed and updated, along with java

Here is what comes up. ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Everything's going to plan. No, really, that was supposed to happen. Time: 12/24/14 4:50 PM Description: Initializing game ...