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Is there a way to “stick” blocks?

Can someone "stick" blocks in Minecraft? I mean that if you push one with a piston, will it be possibly pushed together with other blocks?
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Technical issues For minecraft forge 1.7.10

I got this error when launched mc 1.7.10 recommended forge what got in forge webesite ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Oh - I Know what I did wrong! Time: 15.3.7 01:00 Description: Initializing ...
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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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How do weighted pressure plates work?

How do weighted pressure plates work in Minecraft? I know that normal ones(wood and stone) can be activated by walking on them,but how the iron and gold pressure plates work?
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How do I move my spawn point?

I am spawning too far from my home. How do I move my spawn point?
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Allocate more RAM to Minecraft with Forge

I recently upgraded the ammount of RAM in my computer, and I'd like to utilize it with Minecraft as I play frequently, with system intensive mods, such as shader mods. I've noticed from experience ...
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How do I tp a Minecraft Player to a certain location when they die with command blocks

I'm making a Boss Arena with command blocks and no plugins, I got the bosses and spawn and tps to arenas done. But the problem is, that I don't know the command to teleport players when they die.
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Guardians are not spawning

I was about to build a big guardian farm and I wanted to check it with a small one before I waste my time in the big one. So I built a 16X14 room. The water source is at 59th level and the roof is at ...
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Why does Minecraft get stuck on “Launching..” when I press Play? [on hold]

I have downloaded Minecraft (Premium version) on my laptop. When I hit the play button it says "Launching..." and doesn't actually launch Minecraft. I have tried relaunching the application a few ...
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How can I start a new village in Minecraft Comes Alive?

I am running 1.7.10 with Minecraft Comes Alive 4.1.5 which from what I read replaces the vanilla villages with more interaction and the option to marry and start a family. In vanilla Minecraft, to ...
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Can Endermen and spiders deal damage through doors as zombies do?

Can endermen and spiders hit the player through the door as zombies do this with both villagers and players?
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How can I break a minecart with the environment without destroying it?

With the upcoming Redstone Update, I see the possibility of improving existing automated minecart station designs. One way of doing so is to vastly increase the storage capacity (or vastly reduce the ...
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Minecraft failing to login “Can not connect to our servers”

When I try to log into Minecraft, I keep getting this error message: Sorry we couldn't connect to our servers. Make sure that you are online and that Minecraft is not blocked. ...
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How to fix this: My minecraft main screen words are green shapes?

So I'm trying to play a new mod, Superheroes Unlimited v4.0.4 on the recommended 1.7.10 forge. Yet when I load up the game, I get this screen Like, what is this? All of the letters in the game have ...
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My mine craft resource pack won't show up

I've made three resource packs from the same template. They are all in my resource packs folder, but only one shows up in the menu. One of the two that don't show up used to show up, the other I just ...
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How to change a singleplayer world into a multiplayer world

I really want to know how to make a singleplayer world turn into a multiplayer world. I need to know the things needed to make it change. I found a YouTube videos about it but it didn't make much ...
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How to get many more diamonds in Minecraft? [duplicate]

Diamonds are so rare that you can hardly build diamond tools or armour. Even with a Fortune 3 pickaxe, the supply is small.How can you have many more diamonds with which you can easily go through ...
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How to view complete overhead map of Minecraft 1.8 server world?

I'm pretty new to Minecraft and I can't seem to put the right Google-words together for this. Where can I find a complete map of all explored areas in my current server world? Creative mode, if it ...
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How to assign a command to an item?

Does anybody know a way to add a command to an item (emerald, stick, other ingredients), then when left or right clicked, it executes a command?
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Why does extended piston become stuck if air above it is powered?

To reproduce this problem make layout like this and then power the piston. Once the piston is extended, removing the power source will not retract it: Since piston head block is transparent, I see ...
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Essential kits not working

I have made a OP kits with essentials. I then tried to make another one. but the other one won't work here's the config for it May: delay: 84600 items: - 306 1 protection:45 ...
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Block break lag in single player game? (Minecraft 1.8.6)

Anyone who has played online has already experienced the block break lag. When you have slow connection, or when the server's CPU is overwhelmed, the blocks you destroy will first reappear, then later ...
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Is there a shortcut to move items between your inventory and the crafting table

Is there a quick way to move items from your inventory onto the crafting table, just as you can move items between the inventory and an open chest with Shift+Click?
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Why cant i play minecraft 1.7.10? [on hold]

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // But it works on my machine. Time: 02.07.15 15:20 Description: Unexpected error java.lang.IndexOutOfBoundsException at ...
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Are there multiple strongholds with end portals or just one?

Are there more stronghold with end portals or just one? If there are more than one, does that mean that using an eye of ender points the closest stronghold?
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How can I build a giant tree-house in Minecraft [on hold]

How can I build a giant camouflaged house that will look like a tree, fast? This could help in building a multiplayer custom map,where a chest with expensive stuff can be hidden.
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How do you make an eternal night world using mystcraft?

I've searched the FTB wiki and many other sites and have yet to find out how to make a world that has eternal night. Any help?
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What is the fastest way to travel long distances in Minecraft?

In Minecraft, I have pretty much emptied the places around my home of resources and thus I need to travel a lot to other mines. I would like to know a fast way to do so. I have tried minecarts on ...
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WIll powered rails make powered minecarts faster?

Will placing powered rails to make powered minecarts go faster? I want to make trains with powered minecarts that push normal ones and ones with chests. I saw that normal minecarts go slower on ...
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How can I create a farm in the Nether?

I just joined a multiplayer server and want to make a village in the Nether. Is it possible to create farms for growing food and trees there? If so, how could I go about doing it?
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I can't find 1.8.1 jar

Okay I've tried to download mods and I did everything exactly right and when the guy on youtube went into minecraft. versions then 1.8.1, it had inside the folder ' 1.8.1json and 1.8.1jar ' and when I ...
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Is it possible to save a picture to a floppy disk in Computercraft?

I am trying to save a picture I created in paint on to a Floppy Disk, but I don't know how. Could someone please tell how to do it, or if it's possible?
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Is it safe to download the “Java free” version of Minecraft?

On my old launcher, there is a message in red text saying: You are running on an old version of Java. Please consider using the new Minecraft installer which doesn't require Java, as it may make ...
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How do Zombie and Skeleton Horses spawn?

How do the Zombie and Skeleton horses spawn in Minecraft? Is there a natural way to get them, or do I have to use commands? The wiki is not too clear. If it is a command, how do I spawn a tame horse ...
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How can I allow placement of certain blocks in Minecraft adventure mode?

I'm making an adventure map in Minecraft and give the player a shovel that can break leaves, grass, and dirt. What I want to do is allow the player to place the blocks that he or she broke. Is this ...
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Is there any way to use a nether portal to travel to y = 250?

I have recently build a platform above my house at y=250. As my house is at ground level, I would prefer not to have to build a tower every time I wish to get up there, and ideally I would like to not ...
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What redstone machine is effected by BUD

It is widely known that by powering a piston diagonally or two blocks above it will make it a bud. But apart from pistons, what other blocks are effected by buds?
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Which mod is this “Living Block” from? [on hold]

As you can see on the top left of my image, you see a "living block". Is this a mod or something, because I hadn't gotten any mod for living blocks.
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Chances of encountering a charged creeper?

I've seen images of charged creepers but I would like to know what the chances are of just stumbling upon one. Or how often you would find one if you were looking for one.
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Using command blocks to spawn player-killed mobs

To explain, when a player kills certain mobs, they have a chance to drop specific items. For example, when a player kills a zombie, they have a chance to drop iron tools, armour, iron ingots, and even ...
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When I load hexxit, it stays on a white screen

My Hexxit on the Technic launcher loads properly, when the launcher is done loading Hexxit, it pops up the Hexxit thing and then it stays on a white screen and the Mojang sign doesn't even pop up. ...
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Minecraft Modpack Crash: ArrayIndexOutOfBounds (Not too large ID) [on hold]

So I was trying to resolve some ID conflict issues in my modpack, and I got an ArrayIndexOutOfBounds error. Now, I know what these usually are. It's when the game tries to assign an item an ID that is ...
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How to brew level 2 potions and potion of invisibility in minecraft?

How can I brew Potions of level 2 and the Potion of Invisibility? Are some of their effects available with the beacon or there really are potions of lvl 2?
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Last night, all the villagers disappeared from the village

I have set up a server for some friends and I. Last night, someone went to the village and all villagers were gone. After searching a bit, there were a single zombie and a single skeleton in the ...
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Modded Minecraft Problem [on hold]

Recently i have been trying to play modded minecraft, the mod being called pixelmon... I have don everything right with minecraft forge, and the right profile and everything but when itstarts to ...
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How to build a Quarry of a size larger than 64x64 in Feed the Beast?

Please explain with screenshots how to do this and how and in which order and where I have to place and activate the quarry and the landmarks. I have read that this is possible, but I fail at ...
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my brother hid minecraft on my mac where could i find it? [on hold]

My brother put minecraft on my mac so he could play it. unfortunately he hid it from me and i have been looking every where for it so i could play. he probably changed the name and picture though. ...
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Minecraft 1.5.2 - Extend reach

I want to extend my reach in minecraft, but I have tried like every mod, and nothing is working. I am using 1.5.2. Just to be clear, I do not have a server, this is single player. Also, Is the best ...
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Can I check whether a player is behind a mob?

I am building a Adventure map and I want to include a Backstab-like feature, where when player is behind "Mob" he is given a diamond sword with sharpness 99999. If he is not, the sword is removed. ...
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Is there a way to make Forge work with Java 8?

With Forge API, whenever I try and load up Minecraft with it installed it doesn't load up. The launcher will open but not the game. I read another article on the web that it doesn't work with Java 8 - ...