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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 to make the Forge option appear?

I read the instructions to download the latest Forge and did EXACTLY what it told me to do. But then when I wanted to run Forge, I can't find it in my edit profile thingy. I tried 5 more times, but ...
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Why isn't my mod working with armorstands?

I made 2 custom mobs, a Fairy, and a Ghost, both using armorstands as a base, after the command block creates them it assigns them a scoreboard of either Fairy or Ghost, I understand why it doesn't ...
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Someone hacked into my account and changed my name, how do i change it back

My profile is 3xtremeGamerz, I was playing a game and then I went to a different server and my name changed to some serious swearing and slurs. It happened after I relaunched Minecraft. I'm still on ...
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Riding in a Minecart

I have Minecraft PC 1.8.7 and when I begin riding in a minecart while facing North, I continue to face North throughout the ride. How do I face the direction of travel?
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How can you give a player fireworks?

I'd like to give some firework items to a player, using a dispenser, or via some similar mechanism. How can I do this? Is it possible?
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“Disconnected by Server: BadPaddingException”

I have not opened up my Minecraft launcher for nearly a year. However, when I updated to Minecraft 1.6.2 and the new launcher recently, every server I attempt to connect to seems to have some kind of ...
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Minecraft PS4 world glitch? [on hold]

I went on my world and when I try to load it up, it says: Trophies will be disabled because this save belongs to another user. I do not understand this because this a world that was created with ...
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Hack Slash Mine crash on start (Minecraft, technic launcher) [on hold]

I bought Minecraft and installed the Technic launcher. I downloaded lastest version of Hack Slash Mine and if I wanted start it, it always crash every time I start it. In console it shows this error: ...
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Connecting to a server problem? [on hold]

Every time I try to connect to any Minecraft server it says "Connecting to the server" and after 1-2 minutes it says "java.net.connectexception: connection timed out: no further information" My ...
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After changing my minecraft username I can't play on any of my servers?

When I changed my Minecraft name I logged out of my launcher and relogged. When I tried to connect to a server, it said : "Not authenticated with Minecraft.net" Any help ?
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How do I spawn a skeleton with enchanted leather armor riding a creeper?

I wanna spawn a skeleton with full leather with all MAX blast protection riding a creeper. And so the command I came out with is this: /summon Skeleton 16 53 -21 ...
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I can't destroy blocks in minecraft creative mode (single)

I just logged onto my minecraft after maybe 8-9 months at the most. When I first logged in. I tried to switch between and I forgot how, so I looked and it said to press f1. Before I did I could ...
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Minecraft Yogscast Complete, Offline Error [on hold]

I keep trying to play on this mod pack as it is one of my favorite ones. However I keep running into an error saying Unrecognized Windows Socket error: 10106. I have done: - Reinstalled the ...
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Problems with the EE3 minium stone and the Buildcraft auto-crafting table

When I put a minium stone in an auto-crafting table it won't place in. I am using version 1.5.2. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to fix this, or an alternative mod that can auto-craft things. ...
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Stuck in Creative mode for Multiplayer

I installed Minecraft yesterday. When I was playing single player in survival mode. (I have not yet tried createive mode.) I haven't installed any mods and I haven't changed a single setting (I ...
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My Minecraft Resource Packs I downloaded and made 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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What can I do with the Ender Dragon Egg? [duplicate]

Can the Ender Dragon Egg be used in a recipe, or just kept as a decoration in a museum? What's the use of taking it? I don't think that this is specified in the wiki.
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How do I give an effect to all players that are not in the radius of 4 around my villager?

I have the command: execute @e[type=Villager] ~ ~ ~ effect @a[r=!4] 19 5 2 It should give poison to all players that are not in the radius of 4 blocks around my villager, but it does not work. Is ...
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If someone puts an item at another anvil, will the price reset?

If someone puts an item in another anvil than the one where it was repaired or renamed, will the price reset?
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How can I repair anvils?

After an anvil takes damage,either by work or fall,how can someone repair it? Will someone need another anvil to repair it? Do the repair costs iron blocks?
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Why other mobs can still attack me after drinking the potion of invisibility?

Why do other mobs still attack me even if I drinked the potion of invisibility? Do they have a range in which they detect me or just a reduction of detection chance?
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What items can be farmed fully automatically?

Cacti have always been farmable completely automatically. With pistons in 1.7, sugar cane can now be farmed in a fully automatic fashion as well. Mobs and animals can be farmed as well in giant mob ...
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How can I get out of the lava without dying?

In Minecraft beta, I've just blundered into some deep lava and am on fire, but I hit escape to pause the game before I died. What can I do while the game is in this paused state to get out of the ...
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How do I get an animal out of a boat?

I'm on Minecraft transporting a cow by boat and this is kinda stupid of me but I have no idea how to get the cow out of the boat can anyone help?
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How can I make an Automatic egg harvester in Minecraft?

I have a breeding area filled with chickens. What I'd like to do is set up the area such that any eggs laid therein are automatically shuffled out of the pen to a place where it's easy to pick them ...
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What happens if the ender pearl falls into the Void?

I saw that in The End the player begins on an obsidian platform,often in air. To get to the main part,he must throw an ender pearl. But what happens if he misses,and the ender pearl falls into the ...
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What's the /summon syntax to summon equipped mobs [duplicate]

What I need to type when I want to summon "equipped" mobs? I want to summon headless zombies(wearing air on their head). So, can you tell me what to type in the chat(after "summon zombie") for each ...
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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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New world create after hardcore mode bug [on hold]

After I die in hardcore mode,the death image prints itself on the background of the new world screen. Sometimes,it happened to have in the new world the statistics and achievements(It's disturbing to ...
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How do I create a doughnut in WorldEdit?

I would like to create a massive doughnut (shape) in WorldEdit with a diameter of 147 blocks and thickness of 21 blocks. How would I go around to doing this in WorldEdit? I'm creating the Star Wars ...
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What would attract an Enderman into a pit?

I'm working on an Enderman farm that really hasn't been done before and I'm fairly excited about it, but I've run into a hitch. I've experimented around until I found a way to get Endermen to reliably ...
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You must run 1.8-pre1 on minecraft zoom mod

So I tried to get a zoom mod for Minecraft 1.8, so after i installed it i double clicked the file to start up the install wizard. But when I hit install, it cam up with this message: "you must run the ...
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minecraft 1.8.7 slow fps on i7 , but very fast if i run furemark

I have a Processor I7 2630qm, and I have installed Minecraft 1.8.7 on Windows 7, java 1.7.0-45-b18, I see 20 FPS when I run the game. If I run furemark benchmark's cpu burner on 1 thread, and I play ...
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I need help with downloading a minecraft mod [on hold]

Can anyone here help me with downloading the Minecraft "Comes to life" mod? I have downloaded forge and I use its profile, but every time I open Minecraft, the screen just stays white and I can't do ...
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Xbox 360 2 Players, one live account and one console how can they both join an online game?

My Sons want to play with friends on an online Minecraft game together. We only have one live account though, what can we do to be able to all join in online? Can 2 live accounts play the same online ...
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Minecraft Launcher won't save my edits to profiles

I have tried to edit it so forge will work: I changed the executable path so it will use a previous version of java that is compatible with Forge 1.7.10, I also changed the launcher visibility so the ...
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Minecraft Spawning Problem?

Whenever I join a server I get stuck inside a person, and whenever I try to move out of that person I get glitched back inside a person. What is going on? My Minecraft version is 1.5.2 and I am trying ...
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Steve will only move backwards on Xbox 360

When I run the game he starts walking backwards. I can move him in any direction other than fowards. I changers the camera view to see if there was abnormal, but he is fine in crouch or standing. ...
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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 make zombies/skeletons not burn in sunlight without changing their looks?

It's for an survival map I'm making that I promised to my friends would come out soon. I have tried this: /summon Zombie ~ ~ ~ {Equipment:[{},{},{},{},{minecraft:zombie_head}]} but it still ...
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Breaking a wood block in Adventure mode

How can I break a wood block in Adventure mode?
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How about you get gaming pictures from google that say gaming [on hold]

so hopefully you read this hopefully but i want mods for Agar.io hopefully
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How to use setblock command for placing stone button on the left side of the command block

I tried to use the command setblock ~1 ~ ~ stone_button but then it places a button on air. I'm running Minecraft 14w11b snapshot from the 1.8 snapshots. Does someone know how to fix this? Pictures ...
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How to make arrows hurt more in certain areas

I want arrows to hurt more in certain areas of the player's body (headshots for example) Is there any way I can do this in Vanilla Minecraft?
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Minecraft flickers when moving around

A while ago my Minecraft started to flicker. The screen flashes once in a while when I move around. It doesn't when I stay still, just when there is movement. Any help? I would try to take a screen ...
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What command do I put into a command block that can set the spawn of the nearest player to a different specific location?

I want to use the command block to set the nearest player's spawn to a specific location, how to I do it? And will the player spawn there if he dies?
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Why cant i connect to minecraft servers? [on hold]

I just changed my username for Minecraft PC and I have played on servers before I changed it but whenever I try now it always says not authenticated with Minecraft.net when I tried to join. I tried ...
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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?