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How long would it take to reach the farlands by walking?

I've recently updated Minecraft Pocket Edition to version 0.9.0, which includes many things, one being infinite worlds, and the introduction of the farlands! Kurtjmac would be proud.... According to ...
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My Custom Skin won't Change

I made a skin from skincraft and it export it to minecraft.net. I choose my skin and upload it. at the top it says, "Your skin has been changed! Please wait a few seconds for it to update." I go to ...
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Tekkit Classic Crashes When Changing window Size

Tekkit Classic is suddenly closing and going back to Technic launcher when i go to fullscreen or change the window size (minecraft and other modpacks work normally) Details: No crash report being ...
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What is benefit of a lit shelter over a non-lit shelter

I have read tutorials asking you to construct "lit" shelters. What is the benefit of lighting your shelter ?
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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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Minecraft 1.7.10 won't launch

I downloaded minecraft 1.7.10 and I changed the eula thing to true and when it opens it just shows the white screen (stats, players, logs & chat) but then it just does nothing from there and I ...
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Magic launcher won't log in?

I did everything right, the installing, the other stuff correctly, but it seems that I can't log in minecraft using magic launcher. The crash info: *** MagicMinecraftLauncher 1.1.7 *** LCP: ...
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Generating all blocks of one type as another type?

Is there a mod or other method by which I could have a world in which wherever one type of block would normally be generated another type would be instead? Specifically, I was thinking it would be ...
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MobArena: Pvping in lobby

Is it possible to stop pvp in the lobby and spectator regions in mob arena. I am using verison 0.96.6. People can some how pvp in the lobby and spectator regions. How can I stop pvp in those regions?
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How to fly in minecraft

I see a lot of videos where peoples building big building and villages in a time lapse. When I see them, they are flying so they can reach the spot faster. How they do that, is it a Bukkit mod ? Is ...
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World Item Toolips Turned off?

I'm playing Sky Factory and when I started playing it, I had a tooltip appear at the top of the screen showing the % of blocks (like the sieve or barrels for composting), but I think I've hit a key ...
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How should I search for Jungles and Jungle Temples in Minecraft?

I have been searching for ages but I can't find any Jungle Temples without using the Advanced Minecraft Interface and Data/Structure Tracking (AMIDST) tool. I had been searching all over jungles to ...
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Any way to save state of Minecraft in case I die?

While lagging, a regular creeper hugged me and I died. If this lag were to happen again, how can I ensure that the game is saved before I die? I did not delete the world where this occurred, I just ...
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What do I need to get in order to play minecraft at 16 chunk view?

My minecraft is slow to load and I only use it on 8 chunk, what do I need to buy to view it at 16 chunks? I am not willing to drop serious dollars for minecraft, but what could I get to boost my ...
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Minecraft whit Forge makes the minecraft screen weird

I have instaled forge and open my minecraft so see if it's working i select the Forge profile to make Forge work but then when i hit the play button the screen locks like this: ...
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What is the conversion of a blast radius measured in milli creepers to an actual measurement?

Can someone explain the blast radius (from the center outward) of 500 milli creepers? (I assume that 1 creeper = 1000 milli creepers) I'm asking this because, on the FTB wiki, under power armor, it ...
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How do I get the Minecraft GUI scale to go back to Auto?

I have been playing Minecraft, and I went into the settings to see what could be changed. I was in display and I saw the GUI scale was set to "Auto", which was fairly large. I cycled through the ...
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How can I open .jar for modding?

When I go to C:\Users\(user)\AppData\Roaming\.minecraft\versions\1.6.2, I see my .jar file but when I try to open it, it does nothing. So how do I open my .jar file so I can mod it? I also know that ...
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Minecraft offline

I host a weekly Minecraft night. All LAN server. Tonight, the Minecraft authentication server was down for nearly an hour. Blew game night out of the water. There used to be a "play offline" ...
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Usining Forge minecraft on windows 8.1 non-admin accounts

Since moving onto windows 8.1 I've set up user accounts for my kids- This means I can have separate safety settings on the browsers etc. When installing most apps it's just a case I install on one ...
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How can i see my exact burnout/mana in ars magica?

Well i have been playing yogscast complete with a friend of mine, he has been guiding me through Thaumcraft and Blood magic. I then decided to start learning a bit of ars magica. I got to level 7 but ...
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Why won't my 1.7.3+ Minecraft show the Menu and play?

Whenever I click "Play" on the launcher it downloads the version and starts to run but it doesn't show anything, I can just hear the main menu music playing and when looking through the console it ...
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New Computer- Port forwarding stopped working

I used to run all sorts of minecraft servers off of my old computer but that one was old and slow. Now I got a new computer and I wanted to get back to running servers and when I set up my port ...
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Using Command blocks to track a specific player's player kills

I'm trying to get Command blocks to track ONLY One player's kills, specifically player kills. So i have used: (~ =redstone Repeater) /scoreboard objectives add Kills stat.playerKills ~ /testfor ...
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Best beginner method for producing MJ in big dig pack

What is the best way to produce energy in the big dig pack considering I have only just started. I have built a Tinker Table and a power gauntlet and I'm looking to produce enough energy to power the ...
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Minecraft Launcher stuck in restart loop

When I click play on the Minecraft launcher while I am on my Forge profile, it will begin to load but then it will reset itself repeatedly. What can I do to fix this? I also have mods and none are ...
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Is there any way to recover a deleted Minecraft save file?

I accidentally deleted my Minecraft save file and I want to get it back. I have heard that if you right click on the saves, and click properties you can get your save folder back but I don't see any ...
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Can not return to my house after falling in lava

My house is next to a village from the Steve seed number. While I was digging in the well for diamonds I fell in lava and it took me in the middle of nowhere, now I can't get back to my house When ...
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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 1.6.4 MFFS not working

I have built a force field but when i generate it i get this: And it will not generate any further the projector has enough power. My set up is: Does any one know what is wrong with it.
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Minecraft pre 1.5.2 LWJGL Crash

On my Mac (10.6.8, Java V1.6.65) is crashing when trying to launch any pack from technic that uses Minecraft 1.5.2 or before. Tekkitmain works fine because it uses a later version of minecraft, but ...
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Can you get the Minecraft seed on xbox?

I was wondering if/how to get the world seed to create a parallel-world for testing.
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Can a projectile entity be anonymized?

There is a feature in minecraft, that an arrow will break item frames. However, on SMP server users can protect their regions and the region is smart enough to check the origin ID of the arrow. Still, ...
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Is the Nether infinite?

If I were to mine netherrack upwards or downwards, left or right in one direction, would I hit bedrock, or would I keep on going? What would happen?
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What are these red lasers?

These just appeared. What's going on?! They seem to follow me around, but appear patchily. What have I done?
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Why doesn't my mob grinder spawn mobs?

Created a 50x50 cave with a water shaft in center. The mobs are pushed up my a tripwire/repeater/stickypiston mechanism. When the cave was at bedrock it spawned, now the top is at y:13 ...
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Minecraft server login issues

So just 30 minutes ago, I wanted had to leave one of my servers, and re-join it due to odd lag issues. However, upon re-logging into the server, the message "Failed to login: The authentication are ...
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Seting up a minecraft server

I'm trying to setup a minecraft server: server is on ubuntu comp, client on windows comp. 1) On my.public.ip.adress I can't play: java.net.connectException: connection refused: no further ...
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New Laptop Shaders Failing

So i just got a new alienware 14 laptop. base minecraft works fine on it but as soon as i turn my shaders on it crashes. the error report is down below, anyone have any ideas on how to fix this, i've ...
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Minecraft with forge fails to load, stating java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: argo/jdom/JsonNode

I'm trying to run Minecraft 1.7.2-Forge10.12.1.1079, and it fails to locate the argo.dom.JsoneNode class. Looking at the game directory (Edit Profile => Open Game Dir), I see that I have under it: ...
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iPad stolen. Can we retrieve a Minecraft world?

My son has spend ages building his Minecraft world pocket edition on my iPad. However the iPad was stolen. Is there any other way he can access his world from another iPad or laptop, etc..?
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1-2 FPS when using ShadersMod in FTB

I've just installed the Shaders Mod, and in game I get around 1-2 fps, rather than the usual 30-60. I'm using the DireWolf20 mod pack. I get the lag even with out applying a shader pack. The way I ...
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Bukkit mod that can schedule loading and running chunks?

I have a Bukkit server between friends and we don't log on too often; maybe every week or so. It's a bit discouraging to log on and see that none of our farms have grown, none of our auto harvesters ...
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Magic Launcher error logging in

Hello. When I log into Minecraft it says that there is an "error connecting to servers". When I see the error log, it says: MagicLauncher 1.0.0 java.home: C:\Program Files\Java\jre7 ...
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Can mobs spawn on ladders in 1x1 shafts?

I have a few access shafts that are 1x1 with ladders along one side. The areas at the tops and bottoms of these shafts are well-lit, but the shafts themselves are pitch-black most of the way. Do I ...
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Is there a way to prevent pipe overflow in Buildcraft?

In the Technic Pack, especially with BuildCraft, a common problem I have when setting stuff up is that I end up filling up a machine, and then it starts overflowing if the machine fills up, or is ...
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Plate Bender speed issue

It would seem that Gregtech's Plate Bending Machine can only take up to 3 overclocker upgrades before it ceases to function. However, the largest hump in the speed of my AE crafting system is this ...
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Minecraft accounts are blended. How can i separate them?

I just purchased a minecraft PC account for my son on our home computer. My step-son has an account that was purchase at his mother's house that he accesses on our computer when he is with us. When ...
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How can I receive a success output signal from command block on a fill clock?

I have a setup like this: In which the yellow command blocks are a standard 20Hz /fill clock, and the blue is a command such as, for example: /spreadplayers ~ ~ 10 20 false @p[r=5] My problem, ...
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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. ...