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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One of my friends can join my minecraft hamachi server but the other can't

My friend (call him friend1) and I can play my Hamachi server together no bother. When I asked my friend (call him friend2) if he wanted to join, he said yes. My friend (friend1) can play but the ...
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How do I get my minecraft mods to work? [closed]

I have three mods already downloaded but I can't install them because every time I open them with 7-zip they automatically close; Which is progress compared when I try to use Java. What do I do?
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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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Syntax to add multiple commands to a single command block

I am looking to try and set multiple commands in a single command block, but so far everything I have tried just returns "Unknown Command". What is the format for writing multiple commands in a ...
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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 does Height play into hostile mob spawns?

The Minecraft Wiki Spawn page goes into great detail about how hostile mobs spawn. But it omits details about how height plays into common spawns. It DOES mention how slimes require the chunks they ...
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Teleport to spawn in Minecraft creative mode

When in Minecraft creative mode, there are times when I need to return to the spawn point. Are there any commands (in vanilla Minecraft) that you can use to quickly teleport back to spawn?
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How to Traverse a Lava Ocean?

I have created a world in a 1.8 snapshot version of minecraft because i wanted to play around with the custom world gen, i turned on lava oceans and it makes the world really cool. I have tried ...
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Is there a command to specify which type of Villager to spawn?

As the title says, is there a command/tag/anything else that can specify a kind of villager to be spawned using /summon? I'm trying to spawn a whole bunch of farmers.
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Why Does My Minecraft Crash During Multiplayer When Everyone else is ok

Whenever I either die in mincraft, login, or teleport somewhere, my minecraft crashes with the error below. The only server that this happens to consistently with is CosmicPvP( The IP is ...
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Cant find Javaw.exe

Ok, this might be a bit long but I should tell otherwise since I have 10 tabs open :P So, I tried the second time for downloading a mod for Minecraft and I got to a Youtube video by NoahCraftFTW on ...
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How do I make chainmail in Minecraft legitimately?

Hey I have recently started playing Minecraft and found some chainmail but I can't find anything to make chainmail armour with? What resources do I need to make chainmail ?
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How do I install Minecraft Forge? [duplicate]

I have Windows 8 and I am trying to download Forge so I can get the Furniture mod. I don't know how to find the minecraft folder when the 'Minecraft Forge' window comes up. Apparently it's supposed to ...
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My pokemon in my pixelmon server don't appear when I send them out

I have a Pixelmon server for my friend and I to play on. It's been working fine for the last week, but when I came on it today, and I threw out my Pokemon it wouldn't show up. It would say "Sent out ...
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Prevent zombie pigmen from spawning near nether portal in overworld?

With the release of Minecraft 1.3.1, there now a small chance that a zombie pigman will spawn next to a nether portal in the overworld. This has already happened to me twice in the space of a few ...
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How do you get a particle to spawn near a player?

I have been trying to implement a "sweating" effect and when I try to run the command instead of the particle spawning at the player it spawns at the Command Block here is what I have tried... ...
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Respawn the Ender Dragon

I have a server and the Ender dragon has been defeated. However, returning to The End does not respawn the Ender Dragon. How can I get the final boss back on a vanilla server without using mods?
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Minecraft Crash - Windows - 1.7.10 - Modded

I'm using Forge v1291 and I have a lot of mods, and I've been attempting to get them to run properly for ages, and I cannot find any solution to the problem I have. I've attempted to look through the ...
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Can I get a map item that shows where other players are on a multiplayer world?

I'm making like a holograph-type thing, and I need a way to locate other players in Vanilla Minecraft. I'd like to have a map that players can hold to see everyone's position as a dot on the map. Is ...
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How can I break blocks remotely?

I want to break blocks far away (e.g. A piece of glass 50 blocks away) with commands, but I don't know if there's any way. Is it possible to break a block (literally break a block, which means with ...
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How much damage will my Snowball do?

I want a good, cheap way to kill blazes. I have noticed that snowballs are relatively effective but how much damage does it do to a blaze? I want to make a piston crusher to leave the blaze to be a ...
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How do I setblock whatever item is currently in hand in minecraft?

I'm playing minecraft, doing some random stuff in my server. I was creating an automatic builder, to avoid having to build blocks, so that I could just walk, and it would build. What I did was ...
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I can't let the iron flow out of my smeltery and my stencil table doesn't work!

I want to work with the smeltery, but everytime I burn iron it can't flow out of the seared faucet and when I try to stencil a pattern (kreativ-mode), the stencil table doesn't work. Is it a bug or ...
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I need to reset my minecraft viewing [closed]

i pressed f11 which made it take up the full screen so i can't see the "x", minimize or thing in the middle. When i press f11 again it makes it small. What do i do? I have tried restarting my computer ...
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Minecraft Spawn Help (cheats enabled) [duplicate]

I messed upped really bad. I was mining and i got really of track now i can't find my house. I googled some ways to fix this. I tried to use a compass but it lead me to my original spawn point. After ...
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MInecraft Server not connecting

I went and got some servers (thenexus/mineplex) onto my laptop and my PC, when i play on the laptop it works fine, a little laggy but fine, but when i play on the PC it says "Internal Exception: ...
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JsonSyntaxException on game launch

I can't play Minecraft 1.8.3 because this happens whenever Minecraft is getting launched: Game Output [16:10:30] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: MrGriefer_ [16:10:30] [Client thread/INFO]: ...
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How to automatically broadcast local server name?

When setting casual LAN Minecraft gaming, I'd find it would be easier and more user friendly if LAN clients just see the local Minecraft server automatically in the Multiplayer screen instead of ...
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Magnet and Delete button from Not Enough Items doesn't appear

Magnet and Delete button won't show on my server but everything else shows time, gamemode, rain, etc. This mod works for me on my worlds flawlessly. Any tips or tricks to get these button to show ...
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I cannot find my resource folder! [duplicate]

when I go into my .minecraft folder there is (apparently) a folder call 'resource'. I am trying to add my own custom music to the game, and apparently you put it in the resource folder. Please help!
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Where can I find weak Pixelmon?

When I start up a new world of Pixelmon in Minecraft, all I have is a level 5 starter, and I'm surrounded by Pixelmon ranging from levels 10-45. Finding a reasonable challenge is, in itself, a ...
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Respwn dynamics of command blocks in a Minecraft event

I'm designing a parkour event in a Vanilla world totally organized with command blocks. What I'm trying to do is: Teleport a player in a indoor map in the sky Change his gamemode to Adventure Mod ...
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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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Can't connect to server hosted on another computer on the same network

I recently bought a new gaming computer. For a while I've played Tekkit with a friend, hosting the server on my laptop. Now I want to play Tekkit on the new computer, but in order to have high ...
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Feed the Beast Mod-pack Cannot connect to servers or create new worlds

When I log into FTB, using any of the new mod-packs, e.g. FTB Monster or Agrarian Skies, the game works fine until I try to create new world or log into a server. If I try to create a new world FTB ...
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What's the best way to protect your house from Endermen stealing your walls?

Since Endermen are capable of picking up blocks, they can pick up your blocks from your house. What's the best way to prevent Endermen from stealing your blocks?
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Minecraft - How To See Scoreboards

I set up my scoreboard with: /scoreboard objectives add Deaths deathCount Deaths Then I did: /scoreboard objectives setDisplay list Deaths I can't see the scoreboard though! If I do the right ...
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How do I detect a player in a x,y,z,radius, remotely?

I'm making a "floating piston", so when the player moves into a specific area, the dirt acts as an activator of a circuit. How can I make the execute (wired up to a pulse clock) work inside a ...
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How can we get rid of slimes on super flat?

I live in a village and these slimes are ruining my game, please help me get rid of them!
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How Do I get my friend connected to my minecraft map [duplicate]

4 of my friends are comeing up to my house for the weekend,everyone can play on one all of them are laptops exept 1 and thats w=the one thats not connecting to my Lan and everybody els can what can i ...
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Minecraft keeps crashing and restarting launcher

When I click Play on the launcher, it attempts to download some part of Minecraft, crashes, opens again, and then will continue to repeat except that it attempts to download a different piece each ...
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MCP “Fatal Error” Upon Decompile

I'm attempting to install MCP on Mac OS X 10.6. Here is the error and where it takes place: == Updating client == > Adding javadoc > Renaming sources - Done in 8.85 seconds FATAL ERROR ...
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Minecraft essentials plugin isn't loading. Please help [duplicate]

Pastebin Bukkit Log I downloaded Essentials a day before this question. I'm using spigot 1.8 server. I'm using hamachi, but I removed the IP in the log. The answer that i used is ...
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How do I use the /testfor command?

In Minecraft and in the answers I see stuff like this: /testfor @a[x=X,y=Y,z=-Z,r=R] Then the people say to hook it up to a /setblock command or a /fill command or etc. What do people mean when ...
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Minecraft 1.8 - Iron golem farm questions on spawn rate and efficiency

So I've been building this thing, to see how it works and if I can increase the efficiency some: ...
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How to prevent water from freezing

In one of my worlds I built a house on the top of a mountain. When starting to build a wheat farm, I found out that the water keeps freezing, and I have to break the ice blocks: Does wheat grow ...
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Does the looting enchantment affect drops from players?

I have been playing on a multiplayer server and I was wondering if I could enchant my sword with looting to get extra drops from players. Btw, I'm not sure if looting effects the amount of items ...
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Is there a list of error codes for Minecraft?

Similar to this question on the bugs in Minecraft, I would like a complete list of what error codes exist in Minecraft and how they occur, as well as how they can be resolved.
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Minecraft Server CB/Spigot Multi-version Compatibility

So, this isn't necessarily a problem though, but more like a I-NEED-HELP situation. So my server is Currently running Spigot 1.7.2-1.7.5 and I was wondering if there was a way to have my server be ...