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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Can I detect (and correct/destroy) errant carts?

So this happens a lot: Minecarts desynch from the track and glide beside it at weird angles. Can I detect a cart doing this somehow in an automated way so I can knock it back on track or redirect ...
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My minecraft skin wont load up in games

I've always have been in servers on HiveMC.com And then when i was playing a game of cowboys vs indians, my skin turned into a steve some one please help!
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Enderman Containment

If i make the wall three blocks thick, and make water on the ceiling, would I be able to contain many endermen in a giant end stone room? I am doing this for an adventure map so I need the answer for ...
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How do I prevent new villager trades from spawning?

When making a custom adventure map, usually you only want the trades you programmed into a villager to show up. By default, however, the game will try to spawn new trades when the last one is made. ...
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Making Minecraft run with Java 8 on OS X 10.10

When I started Minecraft for the first time after installing OS X 10.10, OS X presented me with this: This happens even after the installation of JDK 8u20, which makes it even more confusing. I ...
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How do I get to the Far Lands without my dual-core crashing?

I have the XYZ of the Far Lands , but my dual-core crashes there. I have the latest non-snapshot version (1.7.10) , but my dual-core crashes when I get there. Also , can the Far Lands be reached on ...
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Modding a Minecraft Demo world

I want to mod my demo world with forge. When I open forge, it does not open the window. ito instead opens up a command prompt. I go to the mods folder, put in my mods, but my game is still vanilla. ...
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How do I unlock the Air Guardian entry in Ars Magica 2?

I've fought and defeated the Water and Earth guardian, and crafted a fair bit of stuff, but the entry for the Air guardian hasn't opened up. I tried setting my B:"Staged Compendium" config to false, ...
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Use Certain Commandblock commands with @p or @a

So, I originally wanted to attach the /playsound random.orb, when the scoreboard objective Bow got a value of 1 which was tracking stat.useItem.minecraft.bow, So when the player shot an arrow the ...
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How long would it take to beat Minecraft with 3 people? [closed]

Could me and two friends beat the entire game of Minecraft (killing the dragon) in a night? How many hours would it take if that was our sole goal?
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Can villagers climb vines

I made a tree house on minecraft. and i wondered if villagers can climb up and down vines. So they can come in and out of the tree house.
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MC Crashing when joining server/singleplayer

I update drivers and it keep crashing and works sometimes. I haven't touched anything but it seems like everyday it always has this problem, where it crashes when I try to join a server or play ...
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Minecraft won't go past the white Mojang screen

First time trying Minecraft, fresh install. I have Java installed, I click Play, the loader disappears, the white Mojang screen appears, then I get the loader back. Windows XP. Any help please
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How could disabling sound increase framerate?

I was reading about frame rate on the Minecraft wiki and saw this: Increasing FPS Disable sound effects. This is particularly effective when near a large amount of sound-producing blocks ...
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Are bats considered hostile mobs?

I am playing on survival mode and heard a bat. I paused quickly hoping for the answer. So please answer are bats hostile mobs?
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Minecraft Mods- Not Working

Okay, so I looked up how to install mods. I want to get the Biomes O Plenty so that it works in minecraft. I did absolutely everything the instructions from three different sites told me to do and ...
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What is the spawn rate of Witches in Minecraft

Now that witches can spawn anywhere what is their spawn rate compared to other mobs?
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If i set up a world border on minecraft does it apply to all dimensions?

I am tempted to set up a world border in minecraft but i don't want to be limited in the nether. Does world border effect all dimensions? If it does can it be configured not to?
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How do i heal my dogs

How do I heal my dogs they took some damage jumping off a cliff (fall damage) (did'int know they were following me) Can I heal them??
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How do I get rid of these bats on minecraft

I was building a mob zoo and my bats got out and they fly around and annoy me. How do i remove them?
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Exactly how do the contents of a furnace effect a comparator?

Can someone tell me how the contents of a furnace affect a comparator? I want to create some automation in vanilla Minecraft, but don't know how the mechanics work.
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How can I get a villager without a village?

I am playing on a server on one of the new snapshots, and we have set up a world border, but unfortunately there aren't any villages in the area. Is it possible to spawn or create a villager without ...
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Jungle Temple percentage

I wonder if anyone knows the approximate chance of a jungle temple being generated in a regular-sized jungle biome. Is there a better chance in a giant jungle biome? Are the chances the same across ...
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How long does it take for cows to grow up in Minecraft? [duplicate]

The title says it all, how long does it take for a cow to go from baby cow to cow. I'm using minecraft 1.7.2. Is there anyway to speed it up or slow it down? Thanks for you help.
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Can i play Mineplex on xbox 360

I play minecraft on my xbox 360 and can't seem to find a way to choose multiplayer and fill out server info like shown on youtube. Can i only play mineplex on a computer version?
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How can I prevent mobs from escaping from my mob zoo?

My monster mob zoo is failing; I can't keep them from teleporting out. The photo shown is not one I have taken but it demonstrates what I am trying to do: How do I keep my mobs from teleporting ...
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How do I milk a cow?

I am making a farm with a barn and everything. I have sheep for shearing and chicken for... well, chicken (and eggs) and I'm wondering if you can milk a cow. If so, how can I milk cows?
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Is it possible to breed monsters?

I was building a monster zoo and i thought a baby spider would be adorable. Am I able to breed (have baby) monsters?
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Is it possible to put armor on a skeleton?

I've made a monster zoo and want to put armor on the skeletons. How do I do so? Or do they just spawn that way?
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Why did my sheep spawn pink?

While I was building a barn for sheep, I spawned a lot -- and I mean a lot -- of sheep. Then I noticed something funny: I spawned a pink sheep. I didn't have any dye in my inventory. How on earth did ...
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Can I light the sides of a netherrack block on fire?

I am building a house in the over world made entirely of netherrack. I want it to be very bright, as in, you look into the distance and see the sun on the horizon, but its not the sun, its my flaming ...
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Can i make friends with mobs on minecraft? [closed]

I made a world and filled it with monster mobs. Can I make "friends" with the monsters? By friends i mean like where they wont attack (not hostile)
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What are the yellow and green glowing objects in minecraft?

I made an end portal and defeated the ender dragon. What is the yellow and green stuff I collect? (I am on creative mode.)
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How does a daylight sensor work on minecraft

I'm inside my house and I have no windows, only torches. Does a daylight sensor tell you if its light outside if it is placed inside?
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Minecraft PE 0.9.0 Commands? [closed]

My question is about minecraft pocket edition commands. Will there be minecraft pocket edition 0.9.0 commands if so please leave a few down below Thanks!
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Minecraft Mods not loading

I have installed the forge for 1.6.4 version from the original webpage and whatever mods I put into my mods folder minecraft just loads the mojang logo and then disappears. Also if I clean the mods ...
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How can i change the texture of a block so it is invisible

I want to change the texture of bedrock so that its invisible like an air/ghost block, how can i do this? I am currently using minecraft 1.7.2
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Is it possible to trap a Creeper?

I want to trap a creeper so that i can transport it to a secure room in my base and then name it so it won't despawn. Is it possible to trap a creeper?
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Herobrine can i still get him on my worlds? [duplicate]

My friends got mine craft. I got it a little later because i was hoping to become friends with herobrine. They said it was possible and i knew it was because i know someone who is. Then my friends ...
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Is it possible to make a backup of my survival world automatically when i exit my game 1.6.4 [closed]

How can i back up my world every 10-15 minutes automatically or auto back it up when i save and exit I would need this to work with both FTB and updated Minecraft.
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Infinite item source for creative mode?

Is there any mod which adds infinite item source? What I mean is - I want to have a block like chest, barrel from Factorization, storage unit from Minefactory Reloaded or items monitor from Applied ...
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Fill another empty chest using hopper without repeater

Most faction servers I've been to don't allow repeaters. So say I have 3 chests and hoppers (denoted by the symbol V) [ brewing stand ] V [ chest 3 ] V [ chest 2 ] ...
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How do I turn on powered rails?

I am building a roller coaster. How do I make powered rails work? I am having trouble riding my roller coaster. I have been annoyed working on it for a while and then not being able to use it!
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How do i say bye bye to looking like steve on minecraft pc [duplicate]

On mine craft i'm tired of looking Steve. How do i change this
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Why can't I tame my ocelot?

I'm trying to make a cat house for my zoo on Minecraft. I have some untamed ocelots and I also want a few tamed ocelots. Fish only puts them in breeding mode.
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How do I kill Giant Slimes?

So I was playing with some friends on my minecraft server and an idiot decided to spawn this: Now the server is lagging like hell and it's impossible to play. I am not able to kill it with a sword ...
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Why wont Minecraft let me break blocks or use my inventory [duplicate]

I've been playing Minecraft for about a month. I got on one day and it wouldn't let me break blocks or use my inventory. I'm playing on the mod pack "Yogbox" and I'm on survival with no cheats.
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How do I port-forward Minecraft? [closed]

I want to port-forward so me and my friend can play Minecraft together. How can I do it (for example, a video, a website, etc.)?
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Screen tearing in minecraft (ftb pax 2014)

I decided to play feed the beast for the first time in ages and I encountered a rather irritating issue. Every ~10-20 seconds my screen flashes with the jagged edges and artifacts that you usually see ...