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I'm playing minecraft and I seem to lag out of the server every couple minutes

I haven't played minecraft in a couple months, a couple days ago my friends wanted to play so I joined their private server and I've been having this problem. Its not just on their server, it does ...
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Can my grandson play Minecraft offline?

I bought an Xbox One and Minecraft (retail) for my grandson. I set up the console and loaded the Minecraft disk. Then, I turned off the internet, and now can't play Minecraft. I'm not comfortable ...
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How do I create a command to make me stay at one stack of an item?

I would like to make a command that keeps me at one stack of arrows. How can I do this?
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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 do I get armor to add a potion effect?

Is it possible to get a specific piece of armor to add a specific potion effect when worn? Would I be able to make a pair of boots give the jump boost potion effect when worn? Furthermore, am I able ...
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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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ArmorStand Passenger on Squid sinks away from Squid

I need some help! I am using the command: /setblock ~ ~1 ~ minecraft:mob_spawner 0 replace ...
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execute @e with scoreboard does not work

I have a squid with a custom name of "Create_Pig_Alter", and whenever it is "standing" on stone, I want to set a scoreboard objective for the squid. I've tried the following command, but it isn't ...
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Why does Minecraft get stuck downloading 'guava-17.0.jar'?

My copy of Minecraft seems to get stuck on 'guava-17.0.jar' when I try to download it, and it's always that. I looked up everywhere how to fix the problem of the launcher staying stuck on this ...
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How long does it take to fully draw a bow in Minecraft?

Exactly how long does it take to fully draw back a bow? (No approximations; there's already a forum post stating that it is about 1200 milliseconds after testing, but I would like to know the actual ...
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Minecraft, reverse default of rail switch w/ button

I have a rail with a T-junction. At the junction the user is given a choice of which direction to go. If they push a button they go one way, if they don't push the button they go the other way. My ...
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How do I teleport armor stands to entities?

For one of my maps, I need to teleport an armor stand to a diamond. How do I do this?
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How do I fix Minecraft:Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM warning: Using incremental CMS is deprecated and will likely be removed in a future release? [duplicate]

I solved my problem by watching this video . It's in Spanish but it's still a bit easy to understand. The reason I'm asking a question and answering it is because I ...
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In Minecraft, how do you play in Hard difficulty without depleting hunger?

I've been making a Hard map in Minecraft, but whenever I test it, I keep getting hungry! The goal is to kill all of the monsters in the map, but I can't sprint, sleep or focus if I'm about to die of ...
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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! [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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How to stop being dead in hardcore minecraft

So I've been playing a lot of hardcore minecraft lately, it's fun to need to be careful. Unfortunately an out of game event occurred that needed my immediate attention, which lead to my death in game. ...
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comparator problems

While I was playing with some redstone tried to make a money system to sell iron. However when I power the command block with a button, the comparator after it stays on. the command being run is: ...
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Start Minecraft Server on first Connection

I was wondering if it's possible to have my (Vanilla) Minecraft server not actually start running until someone tries to connect to it? I have full access to the entire server (It's an old computer of ...
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How do I get nausea and hunger potions?

How do I get the hunger and nausea potions that are unavailable in the creative mode inventory? I've seen Youtubers doing it but I cannot get them with commands that I have tried. Is a mod needed ...
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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 [duplicate]

I just need help on a command: /summon Villager ~1 ~ ~ {Profession:0,CustomName:"Potion ...
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How to Fix Shaders mod [on hold]

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 ...