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How to use mods in newer versions of Minecraft? [duplicate]

When Minecraft updates (It recently updated to 1.8) Minecraft mods no longer work. I have tried setting the Minecraft game back to an earlier version but most of the mods do not work anymore. Do the ...
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Minecraft server wont start [closed]

C:\Users\xxxxx\Desktop\Server 2.0>java -Xmx1024M -Xms1024M -jar minecraftfor ge-universal-1.6.4-9.11.1.965-v164-pregradle.jar Oct 27, 2014 2:04:47 PM net.minecraft.launchwrapper.LogWrapper log ...
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How many connections does the client make to the server in 1 minute?

If I have a script that checks for x connections every x minutes and blocks IP's after x connections will it stop Minecraft servers from working properly? How many connections does the Minecraft ...
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Is there a trick to place a boat without adequate space?

Since returning to the game (1.8), it seems a change has been made to disallow the placement/spawning of a boat that would intersect with something (at the same height). This makes the construction of ...
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How do I install mods for Minecraft 1.8 [duplicate]

I updated minecraft to 1.8 and the launcher to 1.5.3 and now I can't install my mods
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Why are NPC houses halfway built?

So I just spawned a new, singleplayer, creative, peaceful world. I looked for an NPC village, and hurrah! After ten seconds, I found one. However, when I came down (I was flying) I noticed how a house ...
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My Minecraft skin is broken (does not display correctly)

I got a skin, but it doesn't fully work. Now I have my head, and nothing else. My body is just black; nothing is there. The skin seems to be only affecting my head and the bottom of my feet. I ...
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My MC Launcher Starts, But When I Press Play Nothing Happens. (Mods)

So, I have DrZhark's MoCreatures v6.2.1 and CustomMobSpawner 3.2.0 in my "mods" folder in .minecraft. Obviously Vanilla works, just not my mods. I followed many tutorials and did exactly what I was ...
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Tinkers Construct Mod Not Making Casts in Smeltery

I am playing on Tinkers Construct in mincraft 1.5.2 because some of my other mods are not supported past that. I have correctly set up the smeltery and am trying to make part cast so I can make tools ...
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Minecraft 1.8 maps not zooming out

I have crafted a map in 1.8 survival, and when I right clicked on it in my hotbar, the entire map instantly filled with information. Before 1.8 I had to walk around before it filled. Also, when I ...
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Can I change Minecraft username? [duplicate]

Purchased Minecraft for my son, and mistakenly used our family name in the account username - I thought "username" was for the Mojang account and that he'd be able to have a different screen name for ...
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Why can't i destoy blocks?

After placing a stone pressure plate next to my door, and right next to my bed, I went to sleep. When i woke up, I could only see a dark brown/red colour. I saved and exited and then re entered the ...
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I deleted my Minecraft resource pack folder?

I deleted my Minecraft resource pack folder, how do I get it back? I'm using a Mac and Minecraft version 1.8.
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Minecraft spawning items with inventories in them

I was wondering, is there a way to spawn a dispenser that is filled with snowballs using a command? Like, i want to be able to /fill over a row of dispensers with full dispensers... so how would I ...
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Test for approximate rotation

So lets say you have an entity which happens to be of type=Player. Such that a command block, when powered testfor @e[r=15,type=Player] {} will output true. Now, lets teleport this player tp ...
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No \resourcepack and folder

I downloaded Minecraft and downloaded 2 resource packs. When I went to the .minecraft folder, there was no \resourcepacks folder. Is this a bug, or because I'm running Windows 8, or what?
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I can't find my resource and texture pack on minecraft

I've tried everything but it doesn't work at all. i really wanna add mods and different resource and texture packs but i can't because of this :(
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How can I start a new village in Minecraft Comes Alive?

I am running 1.7.10 with Minecraft Comes Alive 4.1.5 which from what I read replaces the vanilla villages with more interaction and the option to marry and start a family. In vanilla Minecraft, to ...
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Can place but not destroy blocks

I can't break any blocks on my Minecraft even though I'm not on adventure mode. Even when I'm on creative, I can't break them. I can build perfectly fine but I can't destroy anything, not even a mere ...
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How can I run Minecraft Forge Run using Java 7 without uninstalling Java 8?

I have JRE 8 installed on my pc as I code a lot of small stuff in Java. But apparently you need JRE 7 to run minecraft forge. As I am not confortable with uninstalling JRE 8 just so that I can play ...
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Minecraft 1.8 does not open custom made worlds correctly or not at all

I have made a few custom worlds in Minecraft 1.5 and 1.8 but they don't open or don't show any blocks/collisions (Basically, I end up falling down an endless void). I tried everything like adding ram ...
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Does Protection enchantment work against damage done by the Thorns enchantment?

Does the 'Protection' enchantment protect you from some of the damage caused by hurting another player wearing armor with the enchantment 'Thorns'?
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Prevent Wither griefing at specific locations

On my Factions server, I want to allow wither raiding. My spawn recently got griefed by a wither so I used WorldGuard and some custom flags plugin to disable explosions,but that does not apply to the ...
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What kind of wood block is at block 0 0 0?

I went to block 0 0 0 and found a wood block facing sideways. I mined it, not realizing that my inventory was full, and it fell into a black hole. Has anyone else seen this? What kind of wood was it? ...
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How do I add the following into Minetweaker?

After some useful answers and self-research on my previous question (Added Big Reactors to Skyfactory) I still don't how to put it to use. My problem is that I can't get Minetweaker to recognise ...
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Possible combinations of lamb colour from parent

I just read the wikia that breeding yellow and red sheep would give orange lamb and also tried it. So red + yellow = orange. I wanted to ask what are other possible combinations?
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What would mining whole chunk mean?

I read that to get diamonds you should mine a whole chunk. what's this "mining a whole chunk" mean? I would also like to ask that would I get diamond for sure?
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Setblock at a Player's Location with Command Blocks

I want to make it so you place a dispenser at the nearest player's location (if the nearest player is not available, than I could just use me). I can't just make the coordinates ~ ~ ~ because I'm ...
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How do you make people drop extra items on death?

As seen in this video: (Skip to 5:53) ...
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Using WorldEdit, is there an easy way to hollow out a mountain?

I want to create a very large cave having the same shape as the surface. How can I hollow out (I mean leaving only the blocks at the surface untouched) the blocks inside ?
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Can Minecraft be played in an isometric view

I have been thinking of trying Minecraft. I would like to know if Minecraft allows you to play with an isometric, top down view instead of the cumbersome first person view?
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Minecraft Crashes After Mod Installation

I am currently using the 1.5.2 version, because I honestly do not want to update for a bit longer as well as some of the mods don't go past 1.5. With Having said that minecraft seems to crash after I ...
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In Minecraft, why does blocks have a delay between dropping a item when broken?

I started a new world in survival. I went to gather wood, but when I broke a log in a tree, it flashed then dropped the log after a few seconds. I'm mot lagging and bugs never became an issue for me.
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In Minecraft, how do I change the text on a sign after I place it?

Sometimes, I place a sign that is off by one letter. This gets really annoying after you show the world and the realize the misspelling. I am too lazy to type the whole thing again.
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How do I attach an engine with pipes to a carpenter using Hermitcraft Modsauce pack?

I am using version 1.0.0.4 of Hermitcraft Modsauce. I have tried the wooden transport pipe with the kinesis pipes (kinesis has replaced conductive) trying to connect a steam engine redstone 2 level I ...
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How do I convert a SMP server world into a Single-player compatable world?

I had a Minecraft world on Minefold. I archived my Minecraft world just before Minefold closed about a year ago. I'm trying now to open the world in my local Minecraft installation on OS X, but it ...
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Minecraft will NOT load!

Upon starting my PC yesterday, I had a boot error and I had to remove everything and start fresh, I have installed Java Version 8 update 25 and the Java for Google Chrome but Modsauce (Modded ...
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Mobs becoming invisible in Minecraft?

So I've recently started up a CraftBukkit server in Minecraft and an issue that has recently occured is that mobs, both friendly and hostile, are invisible. I know for a fact that they are spawning ...
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Minecraft crashes with only Forge & Pixelmon installed [closed]

Whenever I start Minecraft, the launcher just crashes. I've done all the steps Have the right versions Tried the last versions of things Reinstalled everything Tried the JVM dforce thing When ...
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Why won't my villagers breed

I have created the following structure. The intention is to create fairly compact houses for villager breeding. This is a section of the houses. I have 2 of these structures, which would resolve ...
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Minecraft won't work

On my Mac my Minecraft is broken. The "break" and "place" actions are being activated from the same button, although the settings say that "place" is button 2, aka right click, and button 1 is ...
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Insane tick lag in Minecraft

I'm running Minecraft on the following machine: Windows 8 x64, 8GB RAM (4 allocated for Minecraft), i5-2500K @ 4.5Ghz, AMD Radeon R9 290. I've got about 70 mods including Buildcraft, Thermal ...
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Added Big Reactors to Skyfactory

After a few days of playing a Skyfactory map and setting up shop, I decided that I would add Big Reactors (and other mods) to my Skyfactory. The adding of the mods went perfectly, but when I look up ...
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Group Manager permissions not working when adding via game command

I wanted my Moderators and above to be able to /feed, and so I did the command: "/mangaddp Moderator essentials.feed" This then said that the permission had been given to the assigned group (and ...
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Test for birch log in Minecraft

How do i get my command block to test for a birch log in 1.8? What are the new item names? I have already tried names like birch_log, 17:2 log:2 and so on. Google is against me on this as well.
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How do I teleport players based on their teams?

I'm making a costum map which uses comandblocks to teleport players to a spot. The commandblocks are setup under two rooms. (One for team red players and one for team blue players). I need to teleport ...
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Minecraft flicker,

A while ago my minecraft started to flicker. The screen flashes once in a while when I move around. It doesn't when I stay still, just when there is movement. Any help? I would try to take a screen ...
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Minecraft Agrarian skies server spawn to death

I've been trying to find a solution to the problem I'm having, which is that I spawn in the middle of nowhere and die right away in Agrarian skies. I can't find any sollution for multiplayer, only for ...
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Slime farm not working [duplicate]

I made a slime farm in minecraft pc 1.8 by finding a slime chunk with slime finder. I was more than 24 blocks away. I tried lighting it up because a video said that slimed aren't affected by light ...
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How do I teleport in Zan's minimap?

I can't teleport to any of my way-points. I made two and I can't teleport to any of them. I am also unable to teleport to my latest death. I've tried this in standard single player and in a LAN ...