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does minecraft optifine 1.7.10 work with 1.8?

The title says it all, folks. does the minecraft download optifine 1.7.10 work with 1.8? And what is the difference between the Optifine light version and the Optifine HD Ultra?
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How far apart do I need powered rail to get up a 1 block ledge and maintain speed

I know that to maintain 8m/s (7.9something) on flat ground I have 37 rails between powered rails. What distance do I need to maintain the same speed if there is a 1 block ledge between powered rails? ...
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How to make a worldboard extend 1 block everyday [duplicate]

I want to make a minecraft survival world where the world boarder extends 1 block everyday. I tried using command blocks and daylight sensors but got confused.
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Is there a way to get Not Enough Items to recognize foreign crafting tables?

Whenever I play the Lord of the Rings mod for minecraft 1.7.10, NEI doesn't recognize all the different furnaces/ crafting benches. Is there a way to get NEI to recognize them, or is that outside NEI ...
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How to detect if a player has a certain score in minecraft

How do you use the testfor command to detect if a player has a certain score?! I tried, /testfor @a [score_A_min=10] but it says, "expected '{' as first char".
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Minecraft horse glitch

I put a saddle on my horse and when I sat on it the entire horse disappeared. I deleted that world and make a new one but it still the horse would disappear. Is this a bug? If so please tell me how to ...
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What is the definition of a “data tag”?

I have been reading about using command blocks, and I come across the term "data tag" a lot. Can anyone explain what this is? For example: /summon <EntityName> [x] [y] [z] [dataTag]
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Is the a block/mod to sync/link up block inventories?

I'm setting up a mob farm, using auto spawners and grinders. I have the basics working, except at the moment, I need to go into the "killing room" to change the safari net. Is there a mod or block ...
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Can you seamlessly switch between a .minecraft folder with mods and a .minecraft folder without mods?

I was curious if it's possible to switch between a modded .minecraft folder and a "Vanilla" (un-modded or clean) .minecraft folder without facing any technical difficulties or other issues with ...
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Minecraft directory doesn't have a 'Resource Packs' folder?

I go into my .minecraft folder and there's Assets and all the other files and folders, but no resource packs folder? If I create one manually, and place the textures inside, they don't show up ...
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How to put players in a specific spot on joining the game?

I am trying to make a kit pvp map, and when players enter the game they are supposed to spawn on a floating platform, but they just spawn where they left the game last. If a player dies they spawn ...
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How did users find out about how to craft different objects in Minecraft?

When the game was first launched how did the new users know how to craft different objects? The game doesn't seem to have any guide about them.
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Minecraft Forge 1.7.2-1.7.10 doesn't load up after clicking launch

This may seem like a duplicate and it might be, to I apologize in advanced if is. :O Anyways, I've recently tried to load up minecraft with forge after wiping out my hard drive (all the data was ...
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What's the best way to start the Crash Landing modpack?

With the new Hardcore Questing Mode (HQM), numerous modpacks have surfaced, including Crash landing. I've seen both popular and less popular YouTubers start "Let's Plays" on Crash Landing, probably ...
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Minecraft 1.8 - /Clone Commamd

I just started playing 1.8 Minecraft for the Mac and I was wondering "What is the Clone command?" I am making a world on 1.8 that I am showcasing all the brand new features and I was wondering what is ...
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Applying the 24 block rule for minecraft mob spawner

When playing Minecraft and building a mob spawning chamber where exactly is the 24 block rule applied to? Say for example I have a chamber beneath my collection point. Do I measure from the grid for ...
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minecraft colored signs (§,{Color:“blue”})

how can you put color on signs?,tried the color symbol (§) but it did not copy. also tried NBT tags such as {Color:"blue"} and it did not work ):!
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'Your minecraft.jar folder can not be found please log in and use the installer.'

Hi I really need help with a few things......# 1 How do I get my bin folder back I deleted it and when i reloaded minecraft it wasnt there even when I deleted that folder and re-enstalled everything ...
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My minecraft Crash

My minecraft crashes every time when I play forge and normal. it happens when I start to play in snapshot, but I forget to do a "snapshot" profile. Now I can only play in snapshot, not forge or ...
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Ore spawning randomly underground when mined

Is it possible (with a plugin, command or whatever) to create new ores randomly, doesn't matter if manual or automatically. I have a multiplayer server and I want the members to have always ores ...
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Can I determine 'not 100% charged' using AE2 fuzzy logic upgrades in export buses?

I'm trying to automate the charging of all my gear, because it's getting tiring to toss each thing into a different MFE/MFSU, wait for it to charge, then remember to pick it up. I know that a ...
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what is this minecraft mod called?

please help me, what is this mod called? both syndicate and the diamond minecart. it is a mod that helps you teleport to places quickly with "waypoints" the menu looks like this.
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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 this mod on minecraft called

What is the recipe mod called that "the diamond minecart" and "syndicate" use? it is on the right of the picture listed. please help!!!?
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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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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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Hack/Mine error when launching in Technic Launcher

I am using the "new" Technic Launcher and one day upon trying to launch Hack/Mine the technic launcher would dissapear, and then reappear. I selected "show console" and tried again. This yielded the ...
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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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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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Minecraft 1.7.10 won't launch, Windows 7

I have the Minecraft 1.5.2 magic launcher and when i install Minecraft 1.7.10, it doesn't seem to launch properly. It goes to a white screen and plays the Minecraft music. I don't even see the Mojang ...
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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 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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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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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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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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Minecraft 1.8 - Making the fill and clone commands easier to use

So I've been playing with the 1.8 snapshots and now pre-release for a few months now, and the /fill and /clone commands are fantastic for a creative-prone player like myself. No longer do I have to ...
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I get a ConcurrentModificationException when attempting to launch Minecraft with Forge

I have tried to reinstall Minecraft with Forge multiple times, but Minecraft still won't launch. When I check "Launcher Visibility" and change it to "Hide Launcher" and re-open, I get this error log ...
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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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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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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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Minecraft Forge 1.7.10 will not start

My minecraft will not start on only that version, I have a Windows 7 computer with Java 8u20 installed, because the latest java 7 update will not work at all(plus imma dev for other stuff). ...
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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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Multiplayer minecraft on one PC

Is it possible to run two instances of Minecraft and have two players on the same world on the same PC with no internet connection? Does anyone know how this could be done. I have tried to run ...
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End Portal in FTB teleports to random location in the overworld

This issue has happened twice now on 2 different worlds. I've found the end portal, put the eyes of ender all around, the portal effect appears, I jump in, then I get teleported to a random location ...
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Are there any server commands to despawn neutral mobs in Minecraft 1.6.4? [duplicate]

After a rather too succesful experiment with an infinite villager spawner in Minecraft 1.6.4, our server is now overrun by masses (hundreds, if not thousands) of villagers. Is there a server command, ...
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Help with weird issue with modded minecraft server (closing without crashing)

My custom server (forge modded) which i have just spent all day figuring out ID conflicts with, now has just started closing on me mid load without crashing or generating a helpful log file. from the ...
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How to make a Minecraft Server exit automatically when it crashes

I am setting up a custom modded server and am running into an issue. During all the block id related crashes, the server jar will still be running even though it crashed. I would like it to quit when ...
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Hexxit keeps crashing and won't let me on

On Technic Launcher, I can play on Tekkit and other servers, but when I click on Hexxit, it starts loading, then I get a black screen for a minute or so, then it just gives me a crash report. I used ...