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Cant log into minecraft launcher mine craft.net or Mojang.com! [duplicate]

When I opened the minecraft launcher I put my email (mojang account) and password it kept saying incorrect password or email and I KNOW it was right. I changed my password and tried again, the same ...
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How do I make an enderdragon in a minecart face west instead of north?

I'm making a fantasy place in Minecraft and I want the dragons to be facing the castle, but they're facing to the right of the castle instead of the front. I've used the Enderdragon in a minecart ...
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Minecraft 1.9.2 Command /give converted to /summon

I'm currently trying to convert a /give command into a /summon command. /give @p minecraft:nether_star 1 0 {specialNetherStar:1b,display:{Name:"Nature"},ench:[{id:60s,lvl:10s}]} Each time I convert ...
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Minecraft crash

I was playing a minecraft map and it suddenly started to lag then it said Not responding then the game crashed. Here is the crash report: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Hi. I'm Minecraft, and ...
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How do you capture mobs that come from the End?

I am building a mob display in Minecraft, and I want all the mobs to be displayed in cages. I use a spawn egg or commands to get the mobs in the cages. Then I put a Name Tag on them so they don't ...
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Signal directing on lanes

I'm constructing a minecart trainstation and as you will have guessed, that involves 15 lanes of adjacent redstone wiring. In my station, there are many instances in which I need to power other lanes ...
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How to increase zombie spawn in Minecraft through the use of command blocks?

How can I increase the number of zombies spawning through the use of command blocks in Minecraft? I would like to avoid commands like /execute @e[type=Zombie] ~ ~ ~ summon Zombie ~ ~ ~ because it ...
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How frequent do you have to use powered rails uphill?

How frequent do I have to place powered rails to keep climbing at full speed? Some people say that you only have to use the same amount from powered and non powered, but you can do like 3 powered ...
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The title command in a execute command

I can't use a /title command in a /execute command. Like this: /execute @a[score_Health_min=0,score_Health_max=1] ~ ~ ~ /title @a title ["",{"text":"/!\\ You Died :( ...
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Replacing the /enchant command

Use /enchant to add an enchatement on a holding item with restriction (normal max enchant level, compatibility, enchantable item) How can I add an enchant to an item I am holding(or what command to ...
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help with Minecraft on new windows laptop [duplicate]

I just got a new Windows laptop for my son and using Minecraft we get this message: Completely ignored arguments: [--nativeLauncherVersion, 301] [20:38:33] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: ...
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Summoned Zombies acting weird

So I'm summoned a spawner via: /setblock ~ ~1 ~ minecraft:mob_spawner 0 replace ...
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Minecraft Server: Bad packet id 84

I just got a new VPS with Ubuntu 14.04 (256MB RAM, 512MB SWAP and 2GB hard disk space). Here's what I did: su cd ~ sudo apt-get install default-jre wget ...
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Conserving hunger while running?

When just sprinting you last maybe a minute before you start to lose hunger, but when you do, you start to lose it fast. While just walking looks like it saves you hunger, it is just super slow. ...
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How can I make the crosshair attack indicator have a solid color?

I'm working on a minecraft resource pack, and I noticed the hit-delay indicator for the 1.9 combat mechanics and the crosshair change color when looking at different colors of blocks. Any chance I can ...
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Minecraft 1.9.2 Command /testfor SelectedItem. Need Help

I am trying to use the command: /testfor @a {SelectedItem:minecraft:fire_charge,display:{Name:"Fireball"},ench:[{id:60,lvl:10}]} In a command block it always ends up saying player did not match the ...
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I can't spawn in other types of mobspawners

I very well know how to do /spawner cow and such, but when I try to do /give <User> 52:4 (zombie spawner) it doesn't work; it gives me only a pig spawner. I am very annoyed, and my player wants ...
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How to add a new horse type

When I tried adding an edited image of horse with red eyes, it did not appear. Even though I had renamed it (horse_black1). When the original horse, (horse_black) was deleted and replaced by the ...
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Minecraft Command Block [duplicate]

So I may or may not have created a command block that repeatedly kills the closest player on a minecraft realm. how do I fix this problem
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Place items in specific slots?

I'm trying to place items in certain slots in a players inventory and I know you can testfor an item in a specific slot: /testfor @a[r=10] {Inventory[{Slot:103b,id:"minecraft:leather_helmet"}]} This ...
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What is the command to give a player a diamond helmet if they have a specific scoreboard score?

I am making a map and I want to be able to give points to players, which I have down (using the scoreboard command). But I want to be able to see if a player has a specific score and reward them with ...
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End Portal did not activate

I fell in the lava accidentally, placed a bucket of water on the side of the portal and the lava turned into obsidian. Then I broke the spawner, placed the remaining eyes of ender, but the portal did ...
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My Minecraft Native Launcher Won't Download

I downloaded the Minecraft setup thing but when I click on it, it shows "downloading native launcher" but then it reaches a certain point then it stops downloading. I've tried uninstalling the setup ...
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Squid detection system

So I'm trying to make a system that will kill any mob that doesn't have a squid on it's head (I'm starting with zombies as once I figure it out for one mob I can easily add a different mob). So how I ...
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How can I specify the data value of an item in a /testfor command?

I have used the /testfor command a lot but I ran into a problem I thought you could help with. This is my command: /testfor @p[r=3] {Inventory:[{id:"minecraft:log",Count:64b}]} In this command I ...
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How To Get Enderman / Ghast Into Minecart

How can we get hard-to-catch mobs (like Enderman and Ghasts) into a Minecart? Are there any special tricks to make it easier?
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How to summon a mob with an effect

Is it possible to /summon a tamed wolf, or any other mob, with one or more effect(s)?
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Command Block /execute at all UNnamed mobs of same type

I have various named Zombies. I want to do something with all OTHER Zombies. /execute @e[name=Zombie] ~ ~ ~ summon ArmorStand ~ ~ ~ Above does not seem to work. Any way to target Zombies that have ...
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What is the Minecraft scoreboard command to display words?

I have a server and I want it to be able to show ranks on the sidebar (VIP, Diamond, ect.). I have tried to use the scoreboard command with a dummy but it does not accept words. Is there a way I can ...
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How to tag two Players in one /testfor command? [duplicate]

I'm searching how to tag two Players using one /testfor command. I'm actually using this command which works for one person : /testfor @a[name=!<pseudo>,r=15] But it doesn't work for two ...
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What are the x, y, and z in the /testforblocks command?

I've recently heard about a command which can detect blocks in an area, the /testforblocks (with an s at the end, to not confuse with /testforblock) command. In this command, there the x1, y1, z1, x2, ...
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Detect Particle command

I am currently working on a map and I want to have particles that gives certain effects to surrounding entities. I was thinking about using the /execute detect command but it only detects blocks! Is ...
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How do I make this command in Minecraft?

I've seen multiple creative servers that have items with added speed when held. Is there any way to get a command for it or is it just a cheap hack?
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How do i get people to join my server [closed]

Ive ben trying for ages and no one joined no matter how hard eeeerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr Nope wont Work
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What's wrong with my give command?

I want to give myself a box that makes me invisible to mobs while wearing it. ''It'' is a skull of my second account that is textured as a Cardboard Box :) Command: /give @p minecraft:skull 1 3 ...
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What is and causes the “eerie noise” sound effect? [duplicate]

While mining i saw "eerie noise" appear in the subtitles (new feature of 1.9 showing game sounds; i keep it on as i like my volume low). I am unable to recreate it, although not much time was put into ...
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How do I disable chat?

I am making a mini-game for my server, working with version 1.7.10, and using spigot/bukkit. Is there any way to disable players from chatting, but still allow for any command outputs to still ...
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Is it possible to make a Player go only backwards?

I'm making an Adventure map (it has loads of command blocks), but I got stuck: How can I make a Player to be able to go only backwards, that is, only when pressing the 'backwards' key, and to be ...
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How many entities in an area?

I want to make it so I always have 50 entities in an area. So when 1 dies/despawns/leaves the area I want it to detect that and summon in a new entity, and yes I do want them to die/despawn/leave the ...
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How to do the new sweep attack in minecraft 1.9?

I wanted to know how to do the new sweep attack in Minecraft 1.9 update. What are the controls for it?
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Minecraft: Remove a mobs gravity

I need help removing the gravity of a mob. I am creating a puzzle where you teleport a chicken 1 block left/right/forward/backwards and I need to find a way for the chicken to jump. I used a command ...
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How do you make command block output not show up in the console? [duplicate]

Context: If you thought this (a picture) was annoying, wait til' you see this unsurpressable mess: Question: How do I stop command blocks outputting to the console? Also, the following command ...
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Session token invalidated literally secconds after logging in to my minecraft`?

Could this be a sign that someone else has access to my account or can this randomly happen? it doesn't happen frequently, just every now and then.
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Summoning Written Books and others

Using the /summon command, is it possible to summon written books? I have the /give command for the book that I wrote (can supply said command if needed), but when I tried changing it to be in the ...
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Different commands select different entities (with the same target selector)

I was trying to set the scoreboard values of certain entities with a command like /execute @e[type=ArmorStand] ~ ~ ~ detect ~ ~-1 ~ stone 0 scoreboard players set @e[c=1] myObj 1 and I noticed that ...
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What is the difference between a mod and a plugin

I know they both modify your gameplay, but I don't really know the difference and I feel like no one I ask truly knows. When I talk Minecraft with my friends mod and plugin show up often when I'm ...
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JSON Errors in Custom Signs

I need help with a command that I am trying to make in a game inside of minecraft. It is a custom generated sign (using a sign generator) that allows players to upgrade their weapons (and armor). The ...
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How to remove a speed boost from someone?

I want to create a map and there is a speed boost but I want to know how to take away a speed boost from a player, or is this not possible
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Minecraft whitelist not working [closed]

When I tried to log in to a private minecraft server, where I'm whitelisted, I couldn't log in to the server. My friend and I have checked that I was whitelisted and I sure did. What should I do with ...
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How do I make an automatic door with commands?

I'm trying to make a house that when I'm next to the door (as in me, specifically, not just anyone) it opens using a command block. How would I do that?