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Most compact way to connect pressure plate and piston

I am trying to make a mob spawner trap with instant fall to lava lake. The actual thing I need to connect is (the block below piston isn't needed): I figured out double negation connection with ...
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Minecraft PE multiplayer error

I can't join my sister's minecraft game. She makes a server, then it pops up on my multiplayer list. I click on it, it locates the server, then says invalid name. I don't know why I can't join her's ...
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Console Log of Loading NEI Save Files

NEI (for Minecraft) is a mod that adds in-game functions like spawning in items, changing time and Saving and Loading Inventories. As a moderator on a server, I am concerned as to whether an OP could ...
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My forge won't start with mineshafter 1.8

I am running into a problem where Mineshafter shows a white screen. Whenever I start to load Minecraft it just loads a little few stuff then it goes white it doesn't close it just goes white. Can ...
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How to non-op use items in spawn?

I'm starting to setup a server, me and a few friends are making a little decent spawn, were we don't want to have anyone that joins place/destroy blocks. I even disabled mobGriefing so that people ...
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Created a Pixelmon server and put pixelmon but this comes as the error!! What to do help!

--- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // I let you down. Sorry :( Time: 7/7/15 10:11 PM Description: Exception in server tick loop java.lang.NullPointerException: Exception in server tick loop at ...
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Can I /execute a command at players with a certain score?

For a project I'm working on, I want to be able to execute a setblock command at a player with a certain score. I've tried doing /execute @a[score_xp_min=100] -insert command here- but all it ...
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MineCraft Pocket Edition keeps on telling me invalid name

I tried changing my name in mine craft like you said to but it didn't work so my question is how do I stop mine craft saying invalid name?
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Very weird forge error

This is the weirdest error on forge I have ever seen. It seems when ever I launch MC with forge 1.7.10, I get this extremely weird screen. Here it is: I tried to reinstall MC, nothing. I dont ...
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How do I make a setblock or a fill clock?

Often, when asking about command block contraptions, people suggest using a "setblock" or "fill" clock? What are those and how do I make them?
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How to make a worldborder that expands every in-game day at dawn?

I want to make a world with a world border that increases 2 blocks every in game day when the sum rises using command blocks. How would I do this? I don't completely understand commands so please be ...
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How can I make my far away command blocks work

I have command blocks on my adventure map, the map is partially parkour and has no ground just floating islands, I don't want people too see the command blocks so I put them 200 blocks away and ...
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How to add an enchantment onto held item in Minecraft with command blocks

I want to have a button to enchant a piece of armor in my hand with Unbreaking V, if and only if: The tool is already enchanted witch has Unbreaking III The player has a minimum of 30 levels I ...
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How can I detect a player's score against other players?

I'm creating a PvP map in Minecraft and I'd like to track how many times a player has hit other players on a scoreboard. I'm not tracking kills; I'm tracking hits. How can I do this? I'm not tracking ...
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Do the 37 days still last for the second time I change my name?

On the Mojang Support page it says that if you change your username the old one will stay locked for 37 days. You can change your username 30 days after you last changed it. This gives you a week to ...
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Knock a player off of a block

I would like to knock players back, whenever they step on a block. I have tried making a fill clock doing the following commands execute @a[x=-124,y=67,z=1307,r=0] ~ ~ ~ /summon Zombie ~ ~ ~ execute ...
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Testfor block with custom name

Ok so what I'm doing is making "magic blocks" Whereas if you are standing on a specific block it gives you a potion effect like speed, instant health, strength, etc. The only problem is while trying ...
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How to get a slowly expanding world border in Minecraft?

Recent Minecraft snapshots added the possibility to set a square world border that players can't pass through. It is used on the MindCrack server to expand the available area very slowly over time. ...
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How do you get saddles?

How do I get a saddle for my horse? Is it a crafted item, or a looted item?
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How to make a teleport command that does not work in the Nether?

I have a vanilla server 1.8.7 that uses a book to tp players to spawn or to their home (an invisible armor stand with their uuid connected to it). Problem is, if they set home (place their armor ...
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Do thrown eggs deal damage?

I was wondering if thrown eggs deal any damage at all, because I remember you had to watch out when throwing eggs into a chicken coop, as you might accidentally kill one of the chickens. However now, ...
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“Naming” a block

When you put an item in an anvil (provided you have enough experience) you can re-name that item. Usually this is used for nametags and equipment, but can be used for anything. I recently used this ...
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How can you teleport an entity relative to another entity?

I have this command below in a command block, but it doesn't work. execute @p ~ ~ ~ tp @e[type=ArmorStand] ~ ~-8 ~ It should teleport the armor stand 8 blocks below the player, but it doesn't. It ...
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Game ended with bad state (exit code -1) [on hold]

I've been trying to install XRay and Optifine simultaneously and have been almost successful up until this point, I get this error, Game ended with bad state (exit code -1), and I can't find any post ...
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How do I install Forge 1.6.4?

I have similar problem as had guy who asked "How do I resolve this error when installing the Forge source?". The question is resolved, but I can't find the mentioned fml/fml.py file. So please, where ...
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Do Command Blocks have character limits?

I'm doing a lot of Big Commands in this map of mine and I was thinking that maybe, like chat Command Blocks might have a character limit. Does anyone know the limit or if there isn't one?
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Minecraft vanilla crashes on world load?

For about 2 weeks now my copy of Minecraft crashes on world load/create. The launcher starts correctly but when I click Singleplayer and load a world (or create one) it freezes on generating terrain ...
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How would I make an entity stay frozen on the spot, mid air (no AI)?

I have been trying to make falling sand that stays in the air instead of fall down, I have tried spawning it with No AI and teleporting it with 40 pulses per second and a location of ~ ~ ~ but ...
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How would I make something spawn when and where a snowball hits something?

I know how to make things spawn as they follow an object, but is there any way to make them spawn once lets say a snowball hits its target? I am working on a way to make snowballs that spawn tnt upon ...
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Minecraft Servers won't Connect at all

So, I have a legal full version of Minecraft, version 1.8.7, running Windows XP SP2, whenever I try to connect to a server, it does not connect. When connecting to Hypixel, I get: Connection Lost ...
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How does one use @e data on a custom named snowball

The below command does not work on a Snowball and I was wondering how to do it. execute @e[name=snowy] ~ ~ ~ particle smoke ~ ~ ~ 0 0 0 0.1 5
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Add half a hunger point?

How would I add half a hunger point to a player when they are in a certain area? I have got the detection part right I just don't know how to add exactly half a hunger point. Here is what I have ...
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Detect if player clicks with item such as stick or blaze rod?

how would I detect if player clicks with item such as stick or blaze rod? I suppose this would use scoreboards? I also can not use comparators or such, it will all be hooked up to a clock, although ...
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How can I make a mob in which players can punch blocks through?

I am trying to make a sheep in which players can punch through, sadly I have had no ideas on how to do this. Does anyone know how or is it impossible in Minecraft's current state?
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How to create an object with a name of the nearest player?

Sorry for my English. It would be like /give @p diamond_sword 1 0 {display:{Name:@p}} but this obviously is not working. Thank You.
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Minecraft Command Entity Spawning Problem

I want to spawn an entity using an command but I can't. For example, I type in /spawn pig and nothing happens. Am I doing something wrong or is my computer messed up?
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Need Help, changes on NBTExplorer do not change

I really need help on teleporting my player while he is offline, as I accedently added the ~ to /tp @p ~ ~ ~300000000 and teleported to an illegal position. I then tried to use NBTExplorer to change ...
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How many TNT will kill you with Blast Protection armour?

How many TNT does it take for you to die, with Blast Protection armour? When telling me how many hits it will take, please be specific to what you are saying. How many hits of TNT for each armour. ...
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How do you make teleporting blocks?

I have been trying to find a way to make teleporting blocks in Minecraft. I've searched multiple sites and videos, but cannot find anything. Any ideas how to do it?
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Minecraft: Fall Damage

How many blocks does a Skeleton and Creeper need to fall to completely die? I've tried to do 24 blocks and it worked but it seems not necessary.
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How do you keep the mobs away from your house at night?

I'm playing Minecraft on creative mode, how can I keep mobs away from my home? I don't want to disable hostile mobs entirely by setting the difficulty to Peaceful, just keep them away from my house.
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Speed up wait time in order to change Minecraft Username?

I would really like to change my username in Minecraft, but I have to wait two days. I know it sounds stupid, but is there any way to speed up time in order to change it sooner? The username I chose ...
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How do you enchant and name items with /give using command blocks?

How do you enchant and name items with /give using command blocks?
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How can I detect if a player is wearing a specific piece of armour?

How can I detect if a player is wearing a piece of armour? Let's say it was leather and named bob with a single lapis dye added to it. what would I do? I can't use comparators and such, only command ...
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invulnerability no longer working

im trying to make a mob that is invulnerable to all, yesterday on the same mc version I had the same command and it summoned a sheep that could only die to someone in creative mode with a diamond ...
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Having a very odd lag issue on ONE minecraft server

On minecraft, I've been getting horrible lag on one of my favorite servers. I checked the ping (by hovering over the bars in the multiplayer menu), and it's great: 35. However, when I join the server, ...
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Stop command blocks on clock when sign clicked?

I am making a one command creation which means that the command blocks are on a constant clock, I can make a sign on the front of it and I was wondering if there was a way to make it so if that sign ...
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Command so that anyone within a radius who isn't me gets teleported?

I know [r=x] is to make a radius and you can do /tp @a[r=30] x y z to teleport someone everyone 30 blocks away but how can I do it so it excludes me? So let's say that me and two other people are ...
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How can I add half a heart of health using command blocks?

How would I add half a heart of health to a player when they are in a certain area? I have got the detection part right I just don't know how to add exactly half a heart. Here is what I have tried ...
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Can horses have more than 15 hearts?

In Minecaft (vanilla), is it possible for horses to have more than 15 hearts? The Minecraft Wiki says that is the max, but everyone I have talked to (as well as a faint memory I have from a while ...