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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Looking to make the best looking minecraft i can - whats mods can aid this

I am a huge fan of the Shaders mod for minecraft, I now can't play it without it installed. But I want to go one step further and make the best looking version of minecraft i can. I don't want to ...
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mod blocks achievements [on hold]

I am playing on a modded forge server with three mods installed. When I go to achievements one of the mods' achievements, will not show when I click the minecraft button, instead it shuts the game ...
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How to load the Nether of a Bukkit-powered Minecraft server into MCEdit?

Bukkit splits world folders into seperate folders for each dimension. MCEdit doesn't seem to be able to read my nether folder for that reason, it says there are no chunks in the world. Is there any ...
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Minecraft commandblock (/tpa @p

I recently watch a video of how to use command blocks and in it this guy showed that you cannot enter this place without shears and he got shears and he could walk through. I know how to do the /say ...
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Where is my End Portal?

I'm working towards beating the Ender Dragon on hardcore vanilla Minecraft. I've gotten myself all the way up to locating the stronghold, however the End Portal is nowhere to be seen. I had 10 Eyes of ...
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Internal Exception: java.new.SocketTimeoutException: Read timed out

So I have done all required steps to run a Minecraft beta 1.5_01 server, but when I type "localhost" into multiplayer bar a "Logging In" sign appears and does not go away. After about a minute, I get ...
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I can't install a second mod

I went and installed Forge (1.7.2) and such. I downloaded Buildcraft (1.7.2) and it worked perfectly, but when I went to download Tinkers Construct (1.7.2), it would give me crash reports. Is there ...
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Blazes not swimming up in lava

I'm trying to build a blaze farm, and I've noticed that blazes aren't swimming up in lava. I'm in version 14w26c. I did some testing in a creative world, and it seems in version 1.7.9 they do, but ...
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Why can't I break or place blocks in Minecraft? [duplicate]

I was playing on a single player modded survival and I went to check the forums for help with one mod. When I got back on my game I couldn't mine or place blocks and I've tried switching to /gamemode ...
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How do I create an empty minecraft world?

My friends and I want to create an adventure map, so I want to have a empty Minecraft Craftbukkit server map to start with, so there will be nothing other than the things I want to put into the map. ...
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Does combining tools have a maximum durability limit?

I saw this answer which explains when combining items, the result will be: Tool 1 durability + Tool 2 durability + (Maximum durability/10) = Resulting durability However, it mentions a maximum ...
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Any good idea for huge mansions? [on hold]

Soooo...I'm building a fancy neighborhood where ALL the houses are mansions. I looked up a lot of mansions on YouTube, but none of them seem to be interesting for me. Any ideas for an amazing ...
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Minecraft Forge profile won't launch

Sorry if this is a repost but I am getting very frustrated by trying to install the Minecraft aether 2 mod. I am on a mac, the launcher is version 1.4.4 and I think the most updated version is ...
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Testing for Wither Skulls in block [on hold]

I'm making a minecraft map. I must set score to 1 for all WitherSkulls in melon block but i can't use comparators.If i shoot arrow in the block i summon skull in this block but i want destroy all ...
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Cannot shift right-click in minecraft

I'm playing with version 1.7.10 on PC and I seem to be unable to use the Shift and right-click, for instance to put two droppers on top of each other facing up or down. I have already read several ...
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What is gold good for?

I have a good supply of gold; however I do not know what to do with it all! Golden armour and tools wear out too fast to be useful, so what do I do with all my gold?
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How can you view your durability on minecraft?

How can you view the durability? When I do F3+H it doesn't work. I have version 1.7.2, and I'm using mods, but not any durability mods. I'm using lenovo laptop/acer laptop Windows 8.
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How to make water teleporter in bukkit?

I have Bukkit server and i want to my world "Minigames": when played for example Tnt-spleef player fall down and teleported automaticly to edge of arena and spectate. I know that vanilla minecraft ...
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Where can I find sugar cane?

I played several hours a started three different worlds in Minecraft, but I have never found any sugar canes. I read on Minecraft wiki to search near water but still no luck. Do you have more hints? ...
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Netherrack, paranormal events, and C418-11: prank, mod, expected?

I was playing Minecraft on a server and a weird thing happened when I started placing netherrack on the roof of my house. I heard ominous sounds I hadn't heard before so I decided to run inside for ...
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How do I change my skin in Minecraft 1.7.10 for free? [on hold]

I have Minecraft, but I don't have a Minecraft.net account, meaning I got it for free. So, I really want to change my skin, because I'm a girl IRL, but apparently, I don't have .bin but I DO have ...
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Ender Dragon spawn egg?

I know that in a previous version of Minecraft, you could get a Ender Dragon spawn egg (a white egg, like it has no texture). Is that still possible, and if how do i get it?
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FTB Unstable Crash on Startup

Im running windows 8.1 and when i try to launch FTB Unstable 1.7.2 (v1.0.4) it would get frozen for a few seconds and then it would print in the log a crash report that only says: null: ...
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Minecraft no response but i can see that the server is online [on hold]

Do you know the problem? server: mc.setcraft.net I can see this: But i can't connect because of the error no response. Is there something wrong with my wifi or is the server only available at ...
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How can I receive a success output signal from command block on a fill clock?

I have a setup like this: In which the yellow command blocks are a standard 20Hz /fill clock, and the blue is a command such as, for example: /spreadplayers ~ ~ 10 20 false @p[r=5] My problem, ...
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Why does FTB start lagging as soon as I start recording?

I want to record a "Lets Play" for youtube of a FTB modpack but as soon as I start recording it drops from 70fps to less than 10. I can't record with this much lag. How can I optimize FRAPS to reduce ...
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Why does my Technic Launcher crash when play any modpacks?

When I open Technic and my favorite modpack is either Hexxit or the other one with rockets (I forgot the name), I can only play it for 7 minutes at the most before it lags REALLY bad and then crashes. ...
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How to channel Redstone current vertically?

I'm making a door with piston sliding sideways that reacts to pressure plates. As the pressure plates are sending the current to redstone at a very low level, I need to raise it somehow, and this ...
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Minecraft VPN server problem

I can make my own server and connect to it with ease, and my friend can do so likewise. However, I would like to join my friends server, but I cannot connect to his server but he can. If I have my ...
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Why did a creeper start to explode and suddenly stop?

I played Minecraft earlier and a creeper expanded next to me but did not explode. It turned white and I thought it was going to explode, but it didn't. Is this a bug, or just a fluke? I have no idea ...
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How can I clear the water out of this area?

I've sectioned of this area in the sea near my base, and I need to get rid of all the water from it. From what I've tried the only way I can see to clear it is fully cover one layer, delete the ...
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PermissionsBukkit: Is there a replacement for Superpermsbridge for apps that don't support superperms?

I'm attempting to run a module (mcmmo) with PermissionsBukkit. The problem is, mcmmo doesn't seem to support superperms. For the most part it works, but anything listed by world or in groups isn't ...
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How can I remove bedrock in survival mode?

I want to know if it is possible to remove bedrock in Minecraft. I watched videos on it and they failed. Is it actually possible?
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FTB Direwolf20 pack automatic ME Crafting

I want to make an me system that crafts cobblestone in compressed cobblestone if you have more than 2 stacks of cobblestone, then crafts that compressed cobblestone in double compressed cobblestone ...
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Minecraft isn't launching?

Minecraft isn't launching! I use the TeamExtreme 3.4 launcher, but even using the ORIGINAL launcher I get the same thing! It says: "Unable to delete 1.7.10-native-4048111086702" the Crash Report says ...
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Can't connect to Minecraft server

Every time I try to connect to a server it says, "logging in..." forever. when I scroll over the server in my multiplayer screen, it says no connection. how do I fix this? ps i have already tried ...
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Minecraft 1.7.10 launcher won't launch mac osx maverix

My minecraft lagged so i put the java in the trash and i restarted my macbook pro after that I got it out the trash and didn't know where to place the file. When later i just put it in the minecraft ...
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Java Platform (SE) Binary is not responding

When I play Minecraft, usually in Multiplayer mode, halfway through the game, my game freezes suddenly. A message will pop up saying "Java Platform (SE) Binary is not working". And then I have to open ...
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How do I create multiple Minecraft installations? [duplicate]

I would like to play different mods. I want to play Attack Of B team on one Minecraft, another on a different mod, and a vanilla Minecraft. I don't know if I have to have separate Minecraft files, but ...
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SMP Vanilla Chunk Loaders?

Recently I learned about SimplySarc's vanilla (Non-command block) chunk loader. However, I realized that his video was not so recent and he was using it for SSP. I want to know, does SimplySarc's ...
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Minecraft 1.7.9 crashing when connecting to server

Recently I have been trying to get on a Hamachi vanilla server that is 1.7.9 and Minecraft keeps crashing when I try to connect to it. I am running Minecraft 1.7.9 that is unmodded whatsoever. I ...
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How to backup and restore your local Minecraft files?

I have a general problem with my Windows 8 PC that requires I wipe and reinstall Windows. What is the correct procedure for backing up my minecraft saves and mods and then restoring them on a clean ...
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Can't connect to a Minecraft server [on hold]

I am using an IPad 2 with good wi-fi connection. My sister's iPad can connect, but mine can't. We're sharing the same internet connection. I am using minecraft alpha 0.8.1 on IOS 7.1; I am using ...
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Is it possible to run minecraft without checking for new libraries?

after version 1.6 the minecraft launch system has changed.so you have to get a launcher and run it with some complicated commands. every launch with launcher checks for new natives and libraries like ...
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Weird error when using Minechem 2 and Buildcraft 3.4.3

I just added Minechem 2 PR 6.1 to my world, which seemed to work. However, i just tried extracting items from the bottom of the decomposer with wooden pipe/autarchic gate, which did something weird: ...
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My character keeps mining when I release the mouse [on hold]

When I hold my left mouse button down for awhile to break blocks, and then I let it go, my avatar continues to break blocks. I can only stop it by left-clicking it once more. Can anybody tell me how ...
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Connect to PC server from PlayStation minecraft

Is it possible to connect to same server from Mac/PC and PlayStation 3 (PS4,PS Vita in future)
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What are the commands for the LAN world?

I've figured out that if you do /spawnpoint it changes your spawnpoint for the LAN world. So every time I die, I spawn where I want to. And I don't have to use my bed! I'd like to learn other ...
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Will unnaturally spawned villagers build a village?

If I spawn villagers in creative mode, will they build a village? Or do they even build anything?
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How do I Create an Ender Portal?

How can I create an Ender Portal without using mods and all other plug-ins and things? Can I use /summon to get one?