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Expieriencing Block\Tick Lag

I entered a new game in hardcore mode and when I tried to mine wood, it took a long time to actually drop the item. It would spawn back and take FOREVER to drop. How do you fix it?
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Is string theory taken into account? [closed]

In the minecraft world I understand that there physics is taken into account but how in depth has Notch and his team gone, have they included key principles like string theory?
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How do I install a .jar mod for Minecraft 1.7.10?

After some errors with using the actual windows installer,I have gone to using the regular one.However,I'm not sure how exactly to install it.The name is: forge-1.7.10-10.13.0.1180-installer-win ...
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Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 keeps crashing as soon as I launch the game?

After successfully installing Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 using the Windows Installer,the game crashes as soon as it begins to launch.After crashing,the games screen reads this: [12:09:24] [main/INFO] ...
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Missing name tags!

In my Minecraft, when it updated to 1.7.10, I haven't been able to see player's name tag on the top of their head when I'm playing multiplayer. Also, when I go to single player, I can't see the name ...
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What is the terminal velocity of a sheep?

I am thinking of an alternative timing mechanism; I am building a trap and I wanted to try something different to set it off. I want to drop a sheep from n blocks high so that I have a delay before ...
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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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Minecraft - Commandblocks With No Name

By using command blocks, is there a way to /say without it outputting [CommandBlocks Name]/Say Command Basically Is there a way to get command blocks to not have a name? So instead of ...
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Minecraft - Can't use the new naming system [duplicate]

I've had multiple problems with commands all involving the new naming system. It just won't work. Only the IDs will. For example, if I were to try /scoreboard objectives add snow ...
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Minecraft Scoreboard stat.mineBlock won't work?

So I wanted to set up something that uses stat.mineBlock.snow, but it wouldn't work. I tried other stat.mineBlock, but they wouldn't work either. I did the command /scoreboard objectives add snow ...
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Can Scenter “Sense” Mobs?

I have a mod called Scenter. What it does is you push a key that turns on Scenter, then it show you how close the block your scenting for. What I want to know is if Scenter can "sense" mobs, mainly ...
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Cover up logistics pipes

After getting the basics of my base up and running with logistics pipes, I want to tidy up and cover up what I can. Am I able to cover up logistics pipes at all? I tried using the covers I can make ...
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Why did all of my items disappear?

So today I logged onto my minecraft singleplayer world and all my items (including my armour and chest items) disappeared. The weirdest thing was all my item frames were knocked off the walls, the ...
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I can't use commands in a minecraft LAN server

I've been playing for some days on a LAN server, made by my roommate. Everything works fine, except that I can't use any kind of commands in game without being kicked. Cheats are enabled, but I still ...
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Minecraft Corrupt [duplicate]

In attempting to install a mod for Minecraft,I have accidentally deleted the bin folder in .minecraft .If someone could tell me how to fix that,thanks.I've tried deleting/redownloading the game,but ...
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Unable to log into servers [closed]

Every time I try to join a Minecraft server online, all of them say: "failed to login: the authentication are currently down for maintenance". All the servers say that. How do I resolve this?
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Achievements not copied with world save directory

I currently have a world that I've been playing on the 1.8 snapshots on my PC (currently 14W30C), and I wanted to play this world on my laptop, so I copied the 'World' directory from the ...
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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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Can I uncraft items with logistic pipes?

I've heard that you can convert charcoal into coal by making/disassembling a torch, although this seems like a bug/exploit that may be fixed, and note I haven't tested this yet as I'm not at home. ...
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How could I test if a player is holding a specific item in slot 0 in Minecraft 1.7.9/10?

My question is how could I go about testing if a player is holding an Enderpearl in Slot 0 without mods, plugins or updates?
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Minecraft In-Game Server Connection

I wanted to find out if there is a plugin or anything that will allow someone in my server to connect to another server. For example, maybe they can do '/connect IP' and it will connect them to the IP ...
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Cant delete .minecraft folder for Minecraft

I just downloaded Minecraft. When I pushed play, it finished, but then it loaded again. So I tried to delete the .minecraft folder, but it said the file is open in another program.
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How do I turn my NEI on in Minecraft?

I have installed NEI onto my minecraft and it was there when i logged off my world but when I went back onto my world my NEI wasn't there. Does anyone know where or what button I press to get my NEI ...
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How do i install Shaders mod to FTB Monster

How can i Install the GLSL shaders mod to FTB monster? I have tried adding the mod by copying it into the mod folder but my client just crashes.
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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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On my minecraft sever i cant get my hunger bar to go down HELP [duplicate]

I have tried everything I have looked every where pease help
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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.