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.

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Minecraft keeps crashing with Shaders

Ever since I found out how to install mods, I wanted to have Shaders, more specifically RudoPlays Shaders. But everytime I install shaders core mod and go to select which shader pack I want to use in ...
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How can I conveniently dump a backpack or bag of holding?

After completing some odd quests to get a special sword, I found myself loving bags of all varieties. Sometimes, I just get the urge to put on some pink leather armor, and prance around while I fill ...
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How to Prevent Access to Minecraft Server from non-minecraft Clients?

My son has recently created a Minecraft server in our home using a leftover PC. He is using a whitelist to allow only his friends' legitimate accounts to join the game. However, I have discovered ...
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Unable to connect to authentication servers on debian vps

Hi i am currently hosting a server on a VPN running debian and when i try to connect to the server my client gets an error saying the authentication servers are down, and the server displays an error ...
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Stop Minecraft Ticks when zero players online

As we all know , a Minecraft Server keeps the spawn chunks loaded all the time (if you don't know, read these questions: one two). So ticks keep passing by. I'm keen of the fact that in these ticks ...
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Creating Quests with Command Blocks: Problem Testing Unset Objectives

I've got a Realms server, and I'm trying to create a series of quests that people can complete to up their overall "Defender of the Realm" score. However, I only want them to be able complete each ...
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How to make Minecart Chests unmovable

I'm tying to make hidden chests in Minecraft. I found this code: /summon MinecartChest ~ ~-1 ~.05 {CustomName:"Hidden Chest"} Which summons a Minecart Chest In the block beneath [whoever's using ...
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Using the new Minecraft Installer that doesn't use java

I click on the link that said you are using an old version of Java update to the latest installer that doesn't use Java that may make my game faster. So I downloaded Minecraftinstaller.msi. When I ...
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How to get back to original spawn when in creative and spawn resets?

I made a really good castle in creative mode but had not slept in a bed on superflat mode. Someone killed me and that somehow reset my spawn more than once. I did tests in a new world of the same kind ...
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Minecraft keep inventory problems [duplicate]

I did /gamerule keepinventory true and it didn't work it said no gamerule called keep inventory available
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Minecraft chrasing after using 1.8 and going back to 1.7 [on hold]

So I had to go to a 1.8 only server so i went to 1.8. Later I wanted to use 1.7 again for pvp servers cause the pvp is better in 1.7. But it seems like i cant login anywhere. The error: ---- ...
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How can I remove bedrock in survival mode?

I want to know if it is possible to remove bedrock in Minecraft. I watched videos on it and they failed. Is it actually possible?
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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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Can I transfer Minecraft from a computer to iOS?

My son has been playing Minecraft on our home computer for a couple of years now. He just got an iPad Mini 2 for his birthday. Is it possible to transfer his game and his saves onto his iPad Mini 2?
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Villagers won't breed - plenty of food, fully traded

Me and my friend have build an underground base underneath deep ocean biome. We replaced the entire seafloor with glass and removed all stone etc. all the way down to bedrock where we've build a ...
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is there a way I can set waypoints?

I want to make a waypoint to my house so I can go back easily when I finish exploring the world and fighting mobs. How can I make this happen?
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I am getting connection timeouts from minecraft server [on hold]

I downloaded it from mineshafter.info and whenever I try to get to Multiplayer it says "connection timeout" but single player works properly
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Minecraft 1.8 crashing when I join singleplayer and multiplayer [on hold]

Well the other day my Minecraft crashed and whenever I try to log into a server or just play on singleplayer, after about 10 seconds or so it will crash. Sometimes it gives me the error message ...
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how do i import bulk terrain/landscape data into a running minecraft server?

I have written software that generates terrain and buildings (example : Zoo Dome ). Unfortunately it requires that I stop minecraft, run my software to alter the save file, and restart minecraft. I ...
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Is there any in-game guide for crafting recipies?

Before you answer with your favorite web link, note that I am asking specifically in-game. A friend of mine recently started playing Minecraft for the first time, and found very basic things like ...
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Using WorldEdit, is there an easy way to hollow out a mountain?

I want to create a very large cave having the same shape as the surface. How can I hollow out (I mean leaving only the blocks at the surface untouched) the blocks inside ?
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Minecraft villagers won't stop spinning around in circles?

I have version 1.8.1, and my villagers won't stop spinning around in circles. They won't go inside at night and get killed by mobs, and the farmers don't stop to replant crops. How do I stop them from ...
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Who is allowed to invite people to a Minecraft Realm?

I'm considering buying a subscription to Minecraft Realms (on PC) as a gift for somebody I know. Mojang doesn't have a gift option, and I don't want to spoil the surprise, so I was thinking I'd just ...
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Minecraft server connecting to site

I'm thinking about making a server where there is team of 8 vs team of 8. and I'm wondering if I can make a website where you register your team and it's members usernames, and it tells the server ...
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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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I get a ConcurrentModificationException when attempting to launch Minecraft with Forge [duplicate]

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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Does armour take damage when you fall?

As of Minecraft 1.0, does armour take damage when you fall?
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MCP “Fatal Error” Upon Decompile

I'm attempting to install MCP on Mac OS X 10.6. Here is the error and where it takes place: == Updating client == > Adding javadoc > Renaming sources - Done in 8.85 seconds FATAL ERROR ...
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Minecraft FPS irregular in fullscreen, but reporting 35-45

How to reproduce: Start the PC, and log in to Linux Mint 12 (although I'm pretty sure the same issue appeared on Ubuntu 11.10 as well) Start Minecraft Maximise the window Have smooth experience at ...
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Minecraft Mods not loading

I have installed the forge for 1.6.4 version from the original webpage and whatever mods I put into my mods folder minecraft just loads the mojang logo and then disappears. Also if I clean the mods ...
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How do I build HUGE constructions in Minecraft?

If I want to build a really, really huge structure in Minecraft, say, a castle with towers, walls, several floors and over a thousand of squaremeters/tiles per floor, what is the way to go? How can I ...
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What level of enchantment gives me the best chance for Aqua Affinity or Respiration?

As I understand it, dumping 30 levels into a Diamond Helmet actually gives me a non-optimal chance to get Aqua Affinity or Respiration specifically. Assuming I'm not mistaken, what level of ...
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What is best experience level for enchanting fishing rod

Question is fairly understandable from title. I wanted to enchant fishing rod .I have 2 questions to ask 1) at what level lure enchantment is available? 2) What is best experience level (in ...
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How to extinguish yourself in the Nether?

At full health and with decent armor I got hit by a blaze, and burned to death. All I could do was watching my character burning to death and running around as a living torch. Obviously, water bucket ...
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Minecraft keeps crashing and restarting launcher

When I click Play on the launcher, it attempts to download some part of Minecraft, crashes, opens again, and then will continue to repeat except that it attempts to download a different piece each ...
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Minecraft Forge 1.6.4 not working on Minecraft 1.7.2?

I just installed Forge 1.6.4 on Minecraft 1.7.2 but it is not working. Every time I start it crashes. I am running the game in release version 1.6.4 - Forge 9.11.1.953, which I selected through ...
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Why do horses shake their head “no” even when saddled?

I was playing survivalcraft this morning. I was riding my black horse when all of a sudden it stopped. When I attempted to make it move again it shook its head no. The horse was already saddled. ...
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How do I teleport in Zan's minimap?

I can't teleport to any of my way-points. I made two and I can't teleport to any of them. I am also unable to teleport to my latest death. I've tried this in standard single player and in a LAN ...
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How can i change the texture of a block so it is invisible

I want to change the texture of bedrock so that its invisible like an air/ghost block, how can i do this? I am currently using minecraft 1.7.2
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How to build a command block machine that only allows YOU to be in a certain cord

i have been trying this: hopper clock on here and then comparator testfor @a[Dr_Weasel99!=DR_WEASEL99,r=5] then if player is found in my place again, a comparator /tp @p[Dr_Weasel99=!Dr_Weasel99] ...
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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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How to reset a command block's status?

I'd like to use a comparator to act when e.g. a testforblock command block attached to a button triggers. But the comparator changes its state only when the button is pressed after the test result ...
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Executing a testfor command not working

I'm working on a capture the flag minicame in Minecraft 1.8.1. One of the features is automatically picking up flags when a valid player is in range. To accomplish this, I placed an armor stand inside ...
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How far do chests render from?

I've been looking around Google, I've gotten no answers. The wiki page said nothing about rendering. How far do chests render from? Are they like normal blocks? In other words, how far away do you ...
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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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How can I get to the Sky dimension?

I've heard about another dimension in Minecraft, similar to the Nether and the End, but I don't know how to get there. Does it exist? Is it possible to get there? If so, how?
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How to setblock snow_layer only if block below is a full-block?

Or is there actually any way to do that? Basically I do a /setblock ~ ~ ~ snow_layer at the player but if it's above something that snow layer can't be on (eg. slab,sign,grass) it just looks buggy. ...
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Wisp spawn conditions in Thaumcraft 4

What are the conditions to spawn wisps in Thaumcraft 4? I have a magical biome, do i need a specific light level or anything? I am thinking of a Witchcraft circle that will contain them, is there a ...
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How do I get the end of the world?

I sometimes like to make a game in which I create a new non-superflat world, I play in it in creative, and explore. But, I have never gotten to the end of the world. How can you get there? And is it ...