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. Please note that questions requesting technical support for modded Minecraft crash issues are off-topic.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (5)

1
vote
3answers
43k views

Cannot connect to my own minecraft server

Me and my friend are trying to play Minecraft together. But as it seems, I can't connect to my own Minecraft server but my friend can. I have allowed it in my firewall among opening some ports in my ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Is there a way I can automate the collection of Sticky Resin?

I can't use a normal Harvester/Seeder combination with Rubber Tree Saplings as the Saplings have a drop rate that is entirely too unreliable to continue the cycle for very long. Is there a reliable ...
1
vote
1answer
651 views

How can I export all item IDs, metadata and names? [FTB 1.4.7 Mindcrack] [duplicate]

I have used NEIs dump thing but that does not give meta data and the names are average at best. How can I access the item id, meta data and proper name (that you get by hovering over the item in NEI)? ...
1
vote
2answers
6k views

Can I configure a Redstone Energy Cell to emit a redstone signal if it is full?

I have Magmatic Engines powering a Redstone Energy Cell. Is there a way to configure the cell to emit a redstone signal once it's full, so I can use said signal to rurn off my engines so they dont ...
0
votes
1answer
612 views

Remove permissions lock on a Minecraft save

I downloaded a pre-made Minecraft save-file to explore, and it worked really well. However, when I tried using the time set, gamemode, or any other console command, I get the error You do not have ...
12
votes
2answers
81k views

Can I craft saddles and horse armour?

Are saddles and horse armour only found in dungeons, or can I craft them?
4
votes
1answer
8k views

Can't connect to minecraft servers after 1.7.2 update

Both server and client are 1.7.2, that's for sure. I can connect to the same server with 1.7.2 client from another PC. But on my main PC I get this in console (using linux, oracle jdk 6, no luck with ...
12
votes
6answers
2k views

Is there any way a griefer could overcome my 5-million-block quarantine?

I'm running a vanilla Minecraft (PC) server that some of my friends and I play on together. We've been looking to get more people to join us, but have been fairly unsuccessful so far. Listing the ...
1
vote
5answers
6k views

Cannot connect to local or remote servers, connection reset by peer

I made a bukkit server on my computer running OS X. No problems there. I opened up my client (on the same computer), open multiplayer, the direct connect and typed in "127.0.0.1:25565". It appeared to ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Hosting minecraft server via webmin on Ubuntu

I am trying to host Ubuntu on webmin and everything is going perfectly, but I can only join my server when I run minecraft 1.5.2 which I obviously dont want to. I think I have the wrong Minecraft ...
1
vote
1answer
527 views

Is this mod detectable by servers?

Is the minecraft mod "too many items" detectable by servers, is it even client side?
10
votes
2answers
1k views

My equipment isn't getting me enough monster heads

I'm playing the Hexxit modpack and have made a couple of Tinker's Construct Cleavers, which are supposed to have a Beheading trait by default, but they have thus far given me no increased rate of mob ...
-4
votes
2answers
335 views

Green lasers? I'm confused

There are green lasers in my world and they changed my sensitivity to default. Here's a screenshot:
20
votes
7answers
95k views

How do I turn off the Minecraft 1.7.2 Super Secret Settings?

How do I turn off the Minecraft 1.7.2 super secret settings? I tried F3 and F4, hitting Esc repeatedly, all things mentioned on blogs – nothing is working.
4
votes
2answers
75k views

Why does every server I try say it can't connect?

I just re-purchased Minecraft (because my old profile stopped working so I bought it) after not playing it for a couple of months. I've added a bunch of servers, but almost every one says "can not ...
1
vote
3answers
710 views

Does It cost money for a new launcher?

I want to update my game to the 1.7.2 update, but I am wondering, does it cost money to download a new launcher?
9
votes
3answers
2k views

Automatically running a Minecraft command

Is there a way to automatically run a Minecraft command when starting a new game, loading an existing world, joining a server, or re-spawning? For example, is there a way to automatically enable ...
1
vote
1answer
575 views

I am glitching in a bed in Minecraft multiplayer 1.7.2

I am in Minecraft right now, glitching in a bed because I was on top of someone. I tried /kill and /leave, and none of them work. I am in full screen, so I can't exit or go to the menu. Please, I ...
4
votes
1answer
813 views

Are my walls too thin to keep creepers from arming?

Some of my friends and I are building a wall to encompass the entirety of our house and farms, but creepers tend to explode and flood us with zombies in the night, because the walls are made of ...
4
votes
3answers
9k views

How to use commands in Minecraft Demo version

How do I use commands in Minecraft Demo Version? Everytime I try to use a command, it says, "You do not have permission to use this command." How should I disable that and get to use commands?
1
vote
1answer
4k views

Minecraft FTB Unleashed - Why won't my ME Basic Import Bus work?

fellow mad scientists. I've been playing FTB Unleashed (v1.1.3) for a while now and I recently discovered the Applied Energistics mod. I've also watched Direwolf20's spotlight and a couple other ...
-1
votes
1answer
4k views

Where can I find the META-INF file for 1.6.4? [duplicate]

I've checked everywhere but I can't find the meta-inf folder so that i can delete it to get mods working. I've checked in the 1.6.4 version folder but there was nothing in the except two folders ...
7
votes
1answer
1k views

How can a script check if my local server is running?

Before version 1.7.2 I was able to check if the server was running by using a shellscript that checked if server.log.lck was in the Minecraft server directory. I am running multiple servers via ...
2
votes
1answer
110 views

Do spider jockeys have unique drops?

As of a certian update, each mob has a unique 'special item' that it can drop upon death. Spider-Jockeys are a unique mob, in that they are essentially a pair of mobs combined, with one riding atop ...
1
vote
0answers
8k views

Why has my server stopped working since I've updated it to 1.7.2?

My server's been having a lot of problems in 1.6.4. When I finally figured out what the problem was, I fixed my server. That was a day before 1.7.2 came out. When 1.7.2 came out, I updated my ...
6
votes
2answers
2k views

Do amplified worlds have any flat areas?

My friends and I would like to use a world on 'amplified' world type, which increases something or other by doing this and that... I really dont understand how it works, but I would like to know if ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Is there a way to craft Podzol in Minecraft?

I just want to build a house with Podzol on top, but I don't want to use my Creative Inventory to get it. How can I acquire Podzol?
7
votes
1answer
17k views

Binding a Minecraft command to a key

Is there a way to bind a Minecraft command to a hotkey? For example, I’d like a way to toggle between modes (survivla/creative) by pressing the Tab so that if I’m in a nasty pinch (like getting ...
1
vote
1answer
601 views

How does the Bukkit plugin “AsyncWorldedit” differ from “SafeEdit”?

I am familiar with both the plugins SafeEdit and AsyncWorldedit and how they operate, I think. If I understand correctly, SafeEdit pastes in WorldEdit files by doing them chunk-by-chunk, and ...
4
votes
2answers
3k views

Practical Minecraft Rooms [closed]

One of my friends asked recently what sort of practical rooms one should build into their house in Minecraft, and it got me thinking...what ARE the practical rooms one should build for their home base?...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Minecraft textures in 1.7.* turn black? [closed]

Every single time I place a 2d item, all the textures go black, can someone please tell me how to fix this?
1
vote
0answers
37 views

How can I run Minecraft 1.6.4 on 1.7.2 client? [duplicate]

How can I play older versions of Minecraft? I want to play 1.6.4, but my current installed version is 1.7.2
14
votes
1answer
88k views

What does op-permission-level do?

In the new server.properties file, there is a line called op-permission-level, which is set to 4 by default. What does it do?
0
votes
1answer
2k views

“Cannot Resolve Hostname” when using Subdomain

A group of friends wanted a Minecraft server to play together on, so I went ahead and deployed a VPS, and directed an A record titled play to the server's public IP address. I connected to the server ...
5
votes
1answer
1k views

Why is the bed texture reversed?

I've recently updated to Minecraft 1.7.2 and I've found out that the bed texture is somehow reversed on the side. I've searched here for a similar question but couldn't find one. Is it just me or is ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Nether Portal never goes to Nether

I have a FTB Unleashed server, which I'm in the process of setting up before going public. Part of that setup is checking the Nether etc. So I built a Nether portal and strangely all it does is pass ...
-1
votes
1answer
1k views

Intel graphics error with Minecraft 1.7.2

I have Minecraft 1.7.2 but it wants me to update my Intel Express Four Chipset Family drivers but Intel's site is saying I can't do it on windows 8 I used the "Intel Auto Checker" for it. Mojang says ...
6
votes
2answers
4k views

Minecraft Command Blocks Help - Selecting previous target in a second command block

I'm trying to make a system that prevents players from using certain items: In one command block I have the following command "clear @a diamond_sword" executing constantly through a clock. Off the ...
2
votes
1answer
23k views

Minecraft Server 1.7.2 Not working

I recently got a server up and working on my computer for 1.6.4 - it was a lot of confusion and problems, but in the end I have my router set up for port forwarding on :25565, and I have my firewall ...
1
vote
1answer
812 views

In 1.7.2 exploration disconnects all clients

I'm playing on a SMP server which is quite old. There are many chunks from many different versions of minecraft. Most were generated with a bukkit modded server jar, but with only dynmap installed - ...
2
votes
2answers
58k views

How do I use /setblock and what are the possible options?

The new Minecraft command /setblock is very exciting but poorly documented. How do I use the command? For example to set a yellow stained glass at a certain location? To create a chest full of ...
0
votes
1answer
53k views

Minecraft Launcher won't run latest version of Minecraft (v1.7.2)

I recently updated my Minecraft Launcher, and v1.7.2 of the game appeared in the drop-down menu of which version to play. The version I played before updating the launcher was v1.6.2 without any ...
1
vote
1answer
13k views

One user is unable to break blocks on vanilla server

I have seen this issue with bukkit before, but this is completely vanilla. Other players can break blocks and open doors but one user can no longer do this. The user can kill other players but that is ...
-3
votes
1answer
6k views

Loading a single player world crashes with an Internal Exception

When trying single player mode, a Java error appears: Internal Exception: java.lang.ClassCastException: bit cannot be cast to fm However I can play on multiplayer just fine. I'm running Minecraft 1....
1
vote
4answers
3k views

What is the most efficient way to increase my Herbalism level in MCMMO

In the server I play, there is a jobs plugin in which you can get money. One of the included ways is from getting crops. The server also has the MCMMO plugin, and I want to get my herbalism skill ...
5
votes
1answer
52k views

Does /setworldspawn affect /spawnpoint?

If I /setworldspawn, and then /spawnpoint, will the player's spawn point be at the location where /setworldspawn or /spawnpoint was set?
2
votes
3answers
5k views

Minecraft Forge java error [closed]

I'm using minecraft forge to include shading mods and packages into my minecraft. But for some reason when I try to launch the game I get this error log: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

Friend Spawning underground and nothing is moving

I made a server and when my friend entered the server she spawned underground, and when she got out nothing moved, I tried giving her operator privileges but that did not work. How to resolve this ...
7
votes
3answers
40k views

What is the actual durability of an Unbreaking tool?

In Minecraft, the "Unbreaking" enchantment causes tools to last longer, but the exact durability of these tools is something that I have failed to find. By using F3 + H I have found that the ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

Is it normal for a boat to break after like 5 blocks travel distance?

With the newest patch released, I created a new world and spawned on a very, very small Island. So I made a wooden Boat. But it keeps breaking after a few Blocks of travel distance. Is this normal? I ...