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Is there a Minecraft command for changing biomes?

As the title indicate, is there a command in Minecraft to change the biome of an area , like /biome ~ ~ ~ ~70 ~-50 ~70 savana , like the command /fill?
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Help I got lost in the nether! I need to find my portal to my lux city and I don't have a duplicate!

I have a really big city in Minecraft, but I carelessly went to the Nether and lost my portal! I am really far away from it. I have been wandering for days! I don't have a duplicate of my lux city ...
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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 ...
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How to add /server to a server

I would like to add /server to my server. I want my players on my server to type /server and have this message pop up: You are connected to the Hub. You may connect to the following servers at this ...
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How can I teleport a specific villager to a specific player?

I'm making a Minecraft map based on the play Hamilton, and I have a villager posing as Eliza. If you've seen the play or just know of his life, you know that Eliza is Hamilton's wife. I want a command ...
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What do you call the thing that is in between the square brackets in a Minecraft comand?

I want to know what it is called and I would like a list of things (or a link to a list of things) you can do with it. I only know @p[score_name_min=1]. I want to know if there is something like: ...
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Unbalanced square brackets

I just need help on a command: /summon Villager ~1 ~ ~ {Profession:0,CustomName:"Potion ...
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“Username or Password incorrect” Even though I use the correct email and password?

I can not log in to my Minecraft account. I have had the account for a few years now and have never had this problem. The unfortunate part is that I have never been able to log in the website, because ...
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How to Fix Shaders mod

I downloaded the Shaders mod and when I put in SEUS-v10.1-Ultra 3 messages came up saying, "[Shaders] Error : Invalid program gbuffers_textured_lit", "[Shaders] Error : Invalid program composite", and ...
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How to detect proximity of two entities?

I am trying to detect if an item is near a player. How can I do this? Also, if possible, how do you in general detect the proximity of two entities?
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Armor not providing armor bars/protection

Im using command blocks to give players custom armor, and I ran into a slight problem. All the armor (except the boots) are not actually giving bars of armor in survival mode and will not actually act ...
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Most Efficient Way To Mine Cobblestone

This Question neatly describes the best way to mine for incredibly rare ores. This is all well and good. I don't want the rare stuff though, as crazy as that sounds. I want stacks upon stacks upon ...
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Detect a dropper with items in it without /testfor

I was using this command to use a custom crafting table: /execute @a ~ ~ ~ detect ~ ~-1 ~ dropper 1 ...
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How do I use /tp to tp a player to a mob with a name

I would use /tp @p @e[type=ArmorStand] but if there are other ArmorStands in the world the person whould tp to that ArmourStand
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How can I get one villager to plant both carrots and wheat?

I am setting up an auto farm using villagers i only want one villager that will plant wheat and carrots.
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How do I kill the enderdragon?

I've been battling away at this thing for a while, I always end up dead. I'm assuming you need to use some kind of trick or tactic to beat it, any idea what I should be doing?
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Why do minecraft blocks reload?

I have minecraft turned up to max settings (GTX 770, quad core 4.0 GHz intel i7, 240 GB SSD, 32 GB RAM) and for some reason the max distance blocks are slowly loading over time (not at once) and when ...
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What is an Astral Node?

I'm still confused on how to do more advanced things with nodes, but I came across an Astral Node, and I can't find info about it anywhere. Also, nothing new was learned when I scanned it, unlike the ...
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Minecraft delete mods problem

I wanted to delete my lom mod (lots of mobs mod) because it is crashing Minecraft, but I can't because it claims Minecraft is running. However, I do not see Minecraft on my screen. I want to delete ...
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Can I clear chat using a command block?

In Minecraft 1.9, F3 + D will clear your chat. Because this works, there must be either a command or .class that it calls upon. Can this somehow be run from a command block at a certain period ...
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Implementing Minecraft Banner Text Parsing

This is a complex question, so I apologize in advance. Believe it or not, this is for an assignment in a college-level class. I am trying to implement a lexer in Minecraft that interprets different ...
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Can't join any Servers on PC Minecraft

Recently I was invited to a Realm, but I've been having issues joining. Basically, whenever I try to join the Realm, I get to "Downloading Terrain" for a split second, then it instantly switches to ...
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Entities Have Visible Text When On Ground (Minecraft 1.9)

I have looked around google and have not found an answer to this question, mostly because I do not know what to search or what to call my "problem." I am making an adventure map and I am very advanced ...
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Minecraft says it downloaded Forge, but does not list an option to run [on hold]

I have tried and retried many times to download forge 1.7.10, but it won't work. I have reinstalled the whole minecraft folder twice, and reinstalled forge 1.7.10 many, many times. I have also ...
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Need Help. Plugin Minecraft. Java Language [on hold]

I've set a location for two kitpvp players and i want to spawn them to their previous positions before they spawned to Kitpvp arena. Any Ideas?
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How to make so when all players except for one die, everyone gets teleported by command block

How do I make it so when all but one person reaches 0 lives everyone gets teleported to my spawn area? There can be any amount of players.
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Minecraft: Can't see players on map

I had set up a Minecraft 1.8.8 server and play together with a friend on this server. All clients and the server are Vanilla, no mods installed. I had created Map#6 some time ago, and I copied it for ...
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Why can't I join others in minecraft [on hold]

I want to help my brother in minecraft, but my brother's server isn't showing up on my iPad mini.
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Can you select multiple players in a command?

When you use a command like this: /effect Tisajokt 1 30 1 You can give the IGN Tisajokt speed. Is there any way to list off multiple people in a command like the above, without scoreboard ...
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Unloading horse from a minecart!

I wanted to travel across a river, I had minecart track going across to my base over the river, so I decided to use them. however while riding the horse over that bridge horse accidentally got loaded ...
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How can I have data be different for three identical blocks?

How can I differentiate three different blocks that look exactly the same from each other? I want to have command blocks be able to tell them apart because they have different data, and I cannot use ...
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Minecraft Error Java runtime? Problematic Frame: ig75icd64.dll [duplicate]

Completely ignored arguments: [--nativeLauncherVersion, 301] [08:39:10] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: WizardIMP [08:39:12] [Client thread/INFO]: LWJGL Version: 2.9.4 [08:39:13] [Client ...
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Half my house disappeared for no reason at all why?

I was playing normally, and for fun I went to the nether in creative. I spent about half a Minecraft day there and when I returned I went to my house. I realised that I couldn't see the other half of ...
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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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Why does it seem like so few of the songs from the Minecraft soundtrack ever actually play?

I absolutely love the Minecraft soundtrack. However, it seems like that a very select few of the many songs that C418 has written and produced and released in the Minecraft - Volume A & B albums ...
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Detect player holding a clock and give an effect [duplicate]

I would like to know the command if you hold the item "minecraft:clock" with a name of "Invisibility Clock" after that, you get an effect of invisibility. (The effect must wear off if the clock is not ...
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How to join servers?

My son wants to join a server on Minecraft (Wii U Edition), but we don't know how. How can he join a server?
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How can I change my name using command blocks?

Is there any command in Minecraft where I can change my username in the chat, tab and my name tag above my skin? And no I'm not noob, I know I can change it on mojangs service, what I mean is like I'm ...
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A mechanism or CraftBukkit plugin to not allow building or mining in Minecraft?

I'm trying to teach students how to program JavaScript inside Minecraft with ScriptCraft. It's been amazing, except for the fact that even my most focused students get so distracted with playing ...
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Removing Lightnings's extra damage by fire?

So, I would like to summon Lightnings on players so that they receive roughly 2 hearts of damage. With my current system, it looks like if you stay for a moment in the fire you receive double damage. ...
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Testing for structures near players

I want to have a redstone timer that has a signal into a command block, with "/execute @a ~ ~ ~ testforblocks " and then a compartor, testing if a structure 1 X away from the player (I may make it ...
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Removing Minecarts in 1.7.10 using command blocks

Is there a way to remove Minecarts from a map using command blocks in 1.7.10?
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What's wrong with this Minecraft command?

I'm trying to make a command that creates a book that has many items with enchantments at level 1,000. However, I don't know why it keeps saying: Data tag parsing failed: Unbalanced quotation: ...
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Can destroy command to destroy a certain type of block

Is there a way to destroy a certain type of block (ie. Oak wood planks) The command I've got so far is: /blockdata ~-1 ~ ~ {Items:[{id:wooden_axe,Damage:#,Count:1,tag:{CanDestroy:["minecraft:planks ...
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Runtime outdated, Game launcher outdated, On new dell inspiron15, Native log attached

Native Launcher Version: 19 Operating System: Windows 8.1 Application Hash: 703e21de391ba20ebee6fae3a694d0b7514febb5 Java Version: x64: 1 Starting download of: ...
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Can you use the default resource pack as a template - Minecraft

Ok so I need to create a resource pack for an adventure map and I don't feel safe downloading a template. Is it possible that I can just copy the default Minecraft resource pack and paste it into the ...
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Can two people use one premium account at once (Minecraft) (Read for more info) [on hold]

I recently was cracked, because my dad only has a USA card and no paypal, but now I have W10 and W10 + Intel 3000 + Cracked MC = No Cracked MC. I recently remembered my Friend let me use his account, ...
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Minecraft Server not starting: Errorno 32: Broken Pipe [on hold]

My Minecraft server starts and then crashes. I am using Spigot 1.9.4 and my server is hosted by Minespan. Here is the console output: http://pastebin.com/SWDURfKN . Any help will be appriciated!
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How can I join two lines of conditional chain command blocks without resorting to redstone?

After reading this question and the answer by Simon Meusel I started to wonder how one would go and join two lines of conditional command blocks. As an example, let's say that I want to run a series ...
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Is there a way to test for an item that hasn't been renamed?

This is for adventure mode. Is there a way to test for an item that hasn't been renamed? I'm trying to test if a player has an item (ie. wooden pickaxe) and then i want to replace it with the same ...