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Absloute maximum of enchantment levels using /give in Minecraft

So, what is the absolute maximum enchantment level possible in minecraft using /give or similar command. An enchantment table gives at best a level 5 enchantment for lots of levels. This will be a ...
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Minecraft: Viewing when others chat

I am staff on a server and I need to be able to view what other people type in commands. I have already figured out private messages but not commands, thank you.
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I want to make a sword that does no knock back

I am making a kit in Minecraft and I want to get a sword with no knockback. Is there a way to make that sword?
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We need help with joining LAN worlds [duplicate]

How do I join someone else's LAN world on Minecraft? My brother and I are trying to join each others worlds on it and are having trouble.
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Minecraft Update Dilemma

I just got a recent Minecraft update for the Xbox 360 edition, but now when I attempt to enter my previous worlds, the device freezing and disregards any further passage into that world. Is there any ...
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Minecraft: building a tower of arbitrary height from inside

I recently built a tower/obelisk type structure by supporting my character's self on a single stack of blocks, building this scaffolding stack underneath myself as I went up and breaking it down from ...
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How to kill a witch without touching it?

Okay I know that's kind of self explanatory but I'll give some explanation. I'm playing minecraft and on our current world we've input a rule not to hit mobs. So weapons including bows are off limits ...
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Can't Join Any Multiplayer Servers?

Okay, Recently I've been having connection issues with Minecraft multiplayer servers. Usually, I have to try 4 or 5 times to finally get into any given server, then when I am in the server when I ...
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Renaming things with resource packs in minecraft (specifically potions)?

I've been making a resource pack and renaming many of the items in vanilla Minecraft. To me, it seems that the variables to change potion names are not working. I tested this with 1.8.8 and the most ...
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Can I configure Minecraft Realm to use Customized terrain

In vanilla Minecraft, you can extensively customize a new world, such as changing ore spawn rates and so on, by choosing Customized terrain during world generation. I bought a Realm yesterday and am ...
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How To Make Bow / Snowball that shoots Custom Named Arrows / Snowballs

I am kinda new at this website, haha :D Well I really love commands in minecraft so I decided to make a Snowball that summons lightning bolts along. Well I already did one half - With the ...
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Blocks mysteriously disappearing in minecraft?

A couple weeks ago I built a mob farm based on Mumbo's design, and it works great. Ground level is about y=70 and it's up at around 120-140. A few days ago, after I hadn't been over to the farm in a ...
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“It's Better Together” Minecraft puzzle map in 2015

I'm trying to use the Minecraft puzzle map "It's Better Together" by FloddyFosh with my son, after we watched a YouTube video by Logdotzip. We ran into some issues similar to those that Logdotzip and ...
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Change of Minecraft main menu songs

I have created my texture pack with my custom sounds for Minecraft, and I have placed my songs that i want to play at the main menu at .minecraft\resourcepacks(My Resourcepack ...
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My friend can't connect to my world on Minecraft: Pocket Edition, but I can connect to hers? [duplicate]

My friend and I want to connect to the same Minecraft: Pocket Edition world. She wants to connect to one of my worlds, however every time we try get on the same world my game won't show up on her ...
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Lobby Selector/Inventory Selector no longer works

I run Minecraft on a Macintosh using Yosemite (10.10.1). My friend told me to press F3 to display coordinates to find him. After doing what my friend said, I can no longer use Lobby Select or access ...
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Is it possible to move my Minecraft saved game from PS4 to XBOX One?

My friend and I are switching from ps4 to xbox one. We have a minecraft world saved that we have been working on for over a year and would really like to move it to xbox one, however it doesn't seem ...
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What is the problem with this command?

So I've been trying to use this commands (on 1.8.8) that someone gave for ages! But when i try to put it in the command block it literally does nothing! Can someone tell me what is wrong? or fix the ...
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What do you do when it says 'Server white-listed'?

I did the username without spaces but it still said server white-listed. What should I do to join the server?
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How do I teleport to the nearest block of a specific type? [duplicate]

I've build a castle, but I can't seem to remember where it was. However, I do remember there was a Redstone Lamp in it and nowhere else in the world. Q. I was wondering, is there any way I could ...
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Minecraft Crashes Upon Loading World - 1.7.10

I have 2 installations of Minecraft - 1 on my C drive, and another on my F drive. When I launch the one off of my F drive (made a batch file to run it), everything works perfectly. I recently ...
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How do I make higher enchants on my weapons, tools, and armor [duplicate]

I've been looking around trying to find a way to make my enchants higher on my weapons, tools, and armor and I know it's possible in vanilla minecraft but haven't found anything can someone please ...
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Summoning a specific entity in Minecraft using commands

What would be the command to summon a baby zombie that is invisible (not invincible), with oak leaves on its head, holding a stick, that follows you around? If you could create the command for me, I ...
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Minecraft Command Blocks - Place a complete bed using /setblock

I am setting up different means of transportation on our server. Right now I'm building an airship with four cabins. In each cabin is a bed. The idea is that each room has a different destination and ...
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Cant log into Minecraft.net, Mojang and Launcher

So after 2 weeks of not playing Minecraft, I wanted to try playing again but somehow when I opened the launcher it asked me to log in again, so I entered my email adress and my password - error. I ...
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Minecraft Command Blocks - Empty players inventory to chest

I am trying to build a spleef arena (and in the future more games) on a server that for everyone except admin is survival only. I want to set something up so that when they enter the waiting area to ...
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Username change and not being able to log in [duplicate]

I changed my user name and I re-logged into Minecraft so I could play online, but when I tried to change my skin, it said "Oops! User or Password is wrong". After a successful password reset and a ...
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How to detect a player right-clicking with an item?

I want to make a "lightning rod" in Minecraft. I'll have a stick or something that when right-clicked, it summons lightning one block in front of player. How can I detect a player right-clicking with ...
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Teleport a player away from certain entities?

Got multiple armor stands with the name _safezone_, what I want to achieve is to basically have "safe domes" where no players can get in, except for the ones already inside. So I tried setting up a ...
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I can't log into my minecraft account

I have restarted my PC 3 times, scanned my PC and changed my password on both Optifine and Mojang. For some reason, my password wont work. It is typed correctly but still doesn't work. Is there ...
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Why don't servers show up on the server list when I click done on server create in Minecraft Windows 10 Edition Beta

I click Play > Friends > Add server > [Enter server data(IP/address) etc.] > Add server, but when I go back to the server list, nothing is there. I'm running Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta. Am I ...
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Will the email address I use for registering on Minecraft.net be my username?

If I use an email for registering for minecraft.net to buy Minecraft, Will my email address be my username? For example, if I register using the email address johnapple@example.com, will my username ...
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Remove or skip the Initialisation process in Forge 1.7.10?

In the new version of Forge (1.7.10) it spends time "Initialising mods.." etc. The problem is, this process is so slow. The 1.6.4 version was perfect! No loading bars or anything, just the Mojang logo ...
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Why do I hear random “creepy” noises in minecraft NOT in a cave?

I hear really creepy noises even on super flat landscape. Does it mean Herobrine is near me?
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How many diamonds can a Diamond Ore drop in Minecraft

My friends and I are having an argument on how many diamonds a Diamond Ore can drop (on avg. or maximum) without any fortune levels on a pickaxe. My friend says there will always drop only one, but ...
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Detect lightning strikes

I'm trying to add some custom mob conversions like those of villagers/witches and pigs/pigmen (but here it is a block that turns into an mob, not a mob to a mob). What I can't seem to figure out about ...
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Stuck Loading Versions, minecraft / Unrecognized windows sockets error: 10106 [duplicate]

So I recently had my windows 8.1 pc plagued with over 1,000 malware infected files. After downloading Malwarebytes, I have not been able to run minecraft. I have updated java and tried changing it in ...
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Minecraft server CraftBukkit (Unable to access jarfile craftbukkit.jar)

I followed the steps from Bukkit.org but it still resulted in the problem I'm having. I made a .bat file: @echo off java -Xmx1024M -Xms1024M -jar craftbukkit.jar -o true pause After I run the ...
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How to duplicate heads on a MacBook Pro

I've been trying to copy unique player heads to look at and decorate my maps and homes with, but instead of getting the head of a player when I control+middle click, I get Steve's head. Is there any ...
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Why can't I get into my Minecraft launcher? [duplicate]

Whenever I try to login, the following message pops up: SocketException: Unrecognized Windows Socket error: 10106: create I tried reinstalling Java, reinstalling my Minecraft launcher, running ...
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How can I get redstone working again?

I am making a huge zombie siege map with tons of redstone. Just recently, I tried to make a comparator clock to activate a command block. Instead, It only turns on and off about once or twice a ...
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Unable to login to Minecraft

I open Minecraft and run then the launcher. It comes up and seems to be loading for a second, but then it sends me to the login screen and says (In summary) click play to pass login. I click it and ...
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With Minecraft Windows 10 Edition, do I get a Mojang Account? Power of desktop Minecraft?

If I purchase Minecraft Windows 10 edition, do I get a Minecraft/Mojang account? In other words, can I then play the older desktop edition as well? (I know that the Windows 10 Minecraft is similar to ...
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When I try to join a Minecraft server it always says ''unable to locate sign at (then some coordiantes)." [duplicate]

Whenever I join a Minecraft, it displays in the chat ''unable to locate sign at (x,y,z)." What is causing this error and how can I fix this?
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Is the unbreaking enchantment beyond III effective?

In my singleplayer world, I was testing the difference between an Unbreaking III and an Unbreaking IV enchanted armour (using TooManyItems), but I didn't see much of a difference. I would like some ...
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Iron Ore and experience

If you mine Iron Ore and instead of smelting it, just repeatedly place and mine the block, would that give me more experience?
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How to stop a command block that is constantly killing me [duplicate]

I was playing minecraft with my brother and his friend. The friend placed command blocks that @kill players infinitely; is there a way to stop this happening? I have tried the commandblockoutput ...
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I break blocks, but can notpick them up

I'm mining, I look in my inventory, but not a single block has been picked up. I'm in survival mode, mining stone with a iron pickaxe. Shouldn't I get cobblestone?
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Are enchantments beyond Protection 10 effective?

So I've been playing on a full PvP rank up server running Minecraft version 1.5.2, and the maximum enchantment level available there is 25. However, I didn't notice any change between Protection 10 ...
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Need help with minecraft launcher

I get this message every time I try to launch Minecraft 1.8.7. I was using the mods Optifine and Mineshafter, but I disabled them, and the same thing still happens. Given that this is a problem with ...