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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What minecraft shaderpack is this?

The water is "glowing" at night (1:20), and I really like it, but I just can't find it anywhere.. Help me, please! ...
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I can't find the end portal

I'm playing Minecraft on Xbox 360 and I can't find the End Portal. I have tried every trick I can think of, including the xray glitch, and recreating the world in Creative mode to dig out the entire ...
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How do you add a new gamerule to minecraft without mods (vanilla)? [on hold]

I wanted to make a gamerule to constantly do a command without using scoreboard.
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Preventing users from teleporting on top of the nether?

I have users repeatedly using ender pearls to get on the roof of the nether (128 blocks+) and build up there. I want to avoid this. Currently, the only way I could think of is blacklisting ender ...
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When opening minecraft launcher A small window opens with “unknown error”

So I have just bought minecraft from minecraft.net. I downloaded the installer "minecraftinstaller.msi" and installed it. Then I tried to open the minecraft launcher, but when i did that a window ...
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Minecraft keeps crashing (Vanilla)

My minecraft keeps crashing whenever i log into a online server, i have no idea why but i do indeed have the crash report. [20:36:48] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: APoisonPotato93 [20:36:48] ...
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Minecraft Server (1.8.3) how to make it so that when people spawn in…they are holding a specific item? [duplicate]

So I've just started with my server and it's going to be an adventure server. I have everything set up...but I am curious as to how I do what I've seen done on other adventure/RPG servers. The ...
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What's the most efficient way to fill a rectangle with water?

Given a 1-deep n by m rectangular pit, what is the smallest number of bucket loads that can be used to completely fill it with water source blocks? Given the way water propagates, what's the most ...
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Multiplayer Game Server Connection And Internet Issues [on hold]

This problem started yesterday without me having changed anything, I haven't installed, downloaded, altered settings, or anything on the PC or the internet in our house. My brother can get onto ...
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Are there places where pumpkins are likely to occur?

I am building a castle with at least four towers in Minecraft. Each tower needs 10 Jack ‘o' Lanterns, but I have only found 20 pumpkins yet. Do pumpkins really occur at random, or are there places I ...
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Get the player with the highest score on the scoreboard

How can I get the player with the highest score on a scoreboard according to a player's kills in Minecraft? I have tried doing: /tellraw @a[score_kill_min=1,team=Seekers] {text:"You won!"}
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Using Command blocks to track a specific player's player kills

I'm trying to get Command blocks to track ONLY One player's kills, specifically player kills. So i have used: (~ =redstone Repeater) /scoreboard objectives add Kills stat.playerKills ~ /testfor ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 Forge These libraries failed to download

I have MC 1.7.10 and I wanted to download Forge. I tried so many Forge versions for 1.7.10, but when I run the installer, the download bar works for awhile, then it says: These libraries failed to ...
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Can you disable the repair cost increasing in Minecraft 1.8?

As you might know, starting with Minecraft 1.8, the repair cost for an item goes up the more it was previously repaired, to the point where the item can no longer be repaired. Is there a way to ...
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I think you need to sign in to psn? [on hold]

I return to my garage there is no free car I waited a hour still nothing
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Minecraft Inventory Click-Hold To Move Items Problem/Glitch [duplicate]

Recently, for some reason I'm having trouble moving items in my inventory. Instead of just clicking to select, then clicking once again to deselect; I have to click and hold then move it to the ...
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How do I install litemods for linux?

I want to get WorldEditWrapper for my Linux minecraft. I already installed liteloader and the mod, but when I go to the .minecraft file, I can't find the mods folder. Am I doing somethings wrong, or ...
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I created a world and it says “Downloading Terrain” for 30 minutes [on hold]

I just downloaded a Texture pack. Afeter the Download I installed it. I created a new world to see how it looks and it just says "Downloading Terrain" Does anyone know what is going on?
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How can I teleport a team but have each of the players go different places?

I am separating teams for a teleport system with tubes, I have 6 tubes and 2 teams of 3. How would I separate the players from their other teammates in teleporting? Here is a command: tp ...
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Is it possible to affect NPCs from the CustomNPC mod via commands?

I am currently using the 1.8 version of Custom NPC. As I am making a map, I would like to know: Can I TP an NPC using command blocks? Can I clone an NPC using command blocks? It would help me a ...
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Is there a mod for 1.8 to restore the old enchanting/repairing system? [on hold]

Googling just gives a bunch of "more enchantments" type mods. To clarify, I'm mainly interested in the ability to repair a renamed item indefinitely. (In as vanilla a way as possible.)
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Is it possible to shoot a chicken in a minecart?

I can shoot pigs, sheep and cows with a bow when they're in minecarts, but I'm having difficulty shooting chicken. Is it even possible? I can only hit the minecart.
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I've lost my portal home, and I am invincible. How can I leave the nether?

I've gone into the Nether and seemed to have lost my portal out of it, I also can't die in lava or by mobs attacking me, I'm appear to be invincible and can't die. This is Single Player by the way. ...
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Setting up permission in McMyAdmin with groupmanager

I have a served hosted at Fragnet.net. Here the default admin tool is McMyAdmin. I want to set up permissions in MyMcAdmin with group manager as suggested by the fragnet knowledgebase. But even after ...
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Why won't Zombie Pigmen Spawn in my mob trap?

I built a zombie pigmen farm in the nether, at around y=240, and I can't get any to spawn. The platform is 29 by 29, which is 841 spawn spaces, which should be large enough to get a nice spawn rate. ...
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Why won't minecraft run on my HP laptop windows 8.1? [on hold]

Everytime I attempt to start minecraft it attempts to update the launcher and then brings up an error window stating unable to update the minecraft game launcher. I have attempted several ...
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Minecraft Server - Crash Landing Modpack [on hold]

So recently I wanted to play a modpack called Crash landing with a few friends of mine, so I downloaded the server files from the FTB site, but a problem appears to be happening with the ...
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What blocks can Mobs/The Player spawn on?

I was wondering what specific blocks a mob can spawn on, and which ones they can't. I know that block "opacity" and "transparency" have a part to play, but not all of these rules apply properly. Can ...
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How do you prevent certain mobs from spawning in vanilla minecraft?

I like the /gamerule command, but how would I make it so only zombies or ghasts don't spawn? Ghasts are really annoying... I'm sure you understand.
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Minecraft Bukkit Server - Map problem

I'm using Bukkit for a personal Minecraft Server. The problem is that the map have something wrong with biomes... see for yourself: Why these stripes and squares of different biomes? How do I ...
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When the Redstone update happens, will my existing worlds reflect the new version?

Playing on PC, when the Redstone update happens will that make changes to my current worlds?
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How can I teleport only certain people in Minecraft

I want to make a teleport command with command blocks that allows only people with certain names to teleport. So basicly its an admin only button and if your name isnt on one of the command blocks you ...
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How do you spawn ONLY zombies in Singleplayer?

I'm making a maze where you have to fight zombies and get to the end, but all these other mobs start showing up and I can't figure out how to spawn only zombies. Also, I can't use dispensers.
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Why can't I mine diamond, gold ore, or redstone ore?

Normal blocks I can mine fine, but when it comes to diamond and gold ores, the block just gets "destroyed" (as in you can't pick it up). I'm playing on multiplayer with no spawning monsters.
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Java's interaction with other programs [on hold]

I'm having a problem with third-party applications connecting to Minecraft using Java's Network Launch Protocol. This has been happening when I launch Minecraft through Curse Voice. I have tried the ...
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Minecraft Server CB/Spigot Multi-version Compatibility

So, this isn't necessarily a problem though, but more like a I-NEED-HELP situation. So my server is Currently running Spigot 1.7.2-1.7.5 and I was wondering if there was a way to have my server be ...
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Minecraft (Not working) [duplicate]

When I load up my minecraft, this shows up: [20:05:29] [Client thread/INFO]: Setting user: Player [20:05:29] [Client thread/INFO]: (Session ID is ...
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Magic launcher won't log in?

I did everything right, the installing, the other stuff correctly, but it seems that I can't log in minecraft using magic launcher. The crash info: *** MagicMinecraftLauncher 1.1.7 *** LCP: ...
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Lost my way in Minecraft - How do I teleport to a certain un-named entity?

I am wondering how to teleport back to a pack of wolves I left sitting near my house that I now cannot locate. I want to get back to my house and keep building it. Is there any way to teleport to ...
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Can't maximise Minecraft window

I was playing in Minecraft in full screen for a while (toggling using F11) and then after a while, I went back to windowed mode (I don't like playing in full screen, I was just testing the ...
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Can a village be underground?

Can I build a valid village (actually an iron golem farm) completely underground (no skylight access above)? If no, what is the closest solution to have an iron golem farm underground?
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Minecraft crashes with shaders [on hold]

I'm using shaders in 1.7.10 with liteloader and even if there are no shaderpacks minecraft will crash giving me this error: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Hey, that tickles! Hehehe! Time: ...
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CanPlace tag doesn't works

I am building an adventuremap in gamemode 2, but you can't place Blocks and I want to set a Item / Block in a slot and get a Block which is placeable in gamemode 2 /replaceitem entity @p ...
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How would I make a commandblock do setblock at a certain player

I was using setblock a lot and playing around with it, until I came with the idea, what if I could use setblock to make a game like Runner, from Mineplex, to make the blocks disappear when they run ...
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How do I test for a player at specific coordinates?

If I do: /testfor @p[x=,y=,z=,r=] It says: The entity UUID is in an invalid format.
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Help with bypassing the Minecraft Launcher with a command?

So, I've found a command among google to run minecraft without using the launcher. I have all the prerequisites, such as all the files from downloading the game. The game will load with using the ...
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Applied energistics 2 and modular powersuits addons crash [on hold]

So I'm making my own modpack and I'm getting a crash that seems to be between applied energistics 2 and modular powersuits addons. I have tried a lot of things but it keeps crashing (on startup) ...
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What are the major levels for Mining?

When mining for resources, there are "levels" that each resource appear. For example, Diamonds appear at levels 11-16 (roughly). Can someone list all of the ranges for each major resource? (Coal, ...
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After downloading Forge, when I launch Minecraft it won't come up [on hold]

Before I downloaded Forge, Minecraft was working well for me, but when I downloaded Forge I can't launch Minecraft anymore. Does anybody know why?