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A 3D exploration and survival sandbox game, based in large generated worlds made of blocks. This tag is for the Java-based edition of Minecraft for PCs. For other editions of the game, please use the tag specific to that edition, e.g. [minecraft-bedrock-edition]

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How to switch account in Minecraft Launcher

I own multiple Minecraft Accounts (now migrated to Microsoft Accounts). I want to choose which one to use when starting Minecraft. The official Minecraft Launcher appears to have an interface for this,...
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Make a custom scoreboard as a datapack for my server

I have a server where I host hide and seek games from time to time, where I'd like to show a scoreboard that shows the players' names, if they're a seeker or not (based on their team), how many ...
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Adding a world folder as a dimension on a Minecraft server

I have a world folder from another server that I would like to make accessible from my server. I've uploaded it into the server directory alongside world, world_nether, and world_the_end. However, I ...
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What's happened to my F1-12? [closed]

I'm a Minecraft player, and recently, I was messing around with the f3 key. Typically, I need to press the function key with it, otherwise it would turn up my volume, but after some spamming because I ...
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How do I make a texture pack with multiple models for one "block"

I've made a few models for different varieties of a block, I want to make a texture pack that allows me to switch between all the models depending on something like naming it a certain name with an ...
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JRE issue with TLauncher and JDK issue with Eclipse IDE

I just want to try asking here what is the solution with conflicting Java installers (JRE & JDK) First is I have an Eclipse IDE which I used to practice coding and what comes with it is JDK 18 for ...
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Why is the fishing rod so helpful for PvP in old combat?

I have always played PvP on servers like Hypixel, and for years I've noticed that I always get a fishing rod when I duel other players. I have used it, but I have never seen the benefit. I have tried ...
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How to add predicates to custom entity models?

I have been trying to make a boss fight in Minecraft and I have re-textured an armor stand to be the boss model, but when you spawn a normal armor stand it shows as the boss (without arms) as well. ...
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Allow a child to play minecraft multiplayer on Java Edition (Linux)

How can I do the necessary incantations to allow my child to play minecraft? For Xbox and on non-Java edition there are instructions (follow link). They say to allow the child's account to join clubs, ...
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Did they change the syntax of the potions with custom effects?

I tried this command: /give @p potion{display:{Name:'{"text":"Mystical Potion"}'},CustomPotionEffects:[{Id:8,Amplifier:2b,Duration:300,ShowParticles:0b},{Id:14,Amplifier:1b,...
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Minecraft - add custom painting via resource pack without replacing existing texture

I'm trying to add a custom painting to Minecraft Java edition in a custom resource pack. I do not want to replace one of the existing painting textures provided with the games. I tried to put an image ...
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Attempting to use /execute unless to stop carrot on a stick right click detection while holding specific item (1.20.1)

So I'm basically trying to set carrot on a stick rightclick detection to not activate when a player is holding a stick, preferrably one with a specific name. Game version is 1.20.1, running on Fabric ...
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Testing for player's height (Y level)

I have been trying to figure out to test for a player's height in the world. I specifically want to be able to test if they are at or above a certain level or below a certain level. I am in 1.20.1. ...
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What Minecraft biomes are hot, temperate, and cold?

What Minecraft biomes are hot, temperate, and cold? I'm looking for a list with details, or a 2D chart/spreadsheet with multiple rows and a few columns with the relevant details: concise. I've looked ...
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How do I find spectral arrows in Survival mode and in the Creative inventory?

I just learned about something called Spectral Arrows from searching online about arrows, but somehow, I just can't find Spectral Arrows in Creative Inventory for Minecraft Java and Minecraft Edu. ...
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How to use run_function in a tellraw command?

I want to run a tellraw command with a clickEvent using the run_function action. My command looks like this, but it didn't work: /tellraw @a [{"text": "test","clickEvent":...
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How to construct a //g command with WorldEdit in minecraft for a Conical Spiral or Spherical Spiral

I am trying to convert the equations for a conical spiral (base on a Fermat's spiral Or ideally a way to gradually make a spherical spiral (Spherical Spiral)) in to minecraft's world edit command: ...
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How do I send a player from my minecraft server to another minecraft server?

I am running this Minecraft server on Minehut and I want to send anyone who joins instantly to another Minecraft server which I also own, I heard you can do this with bungee cord but I don't know how ...
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What is the easiest and fastest way to spawn ghasts on the Nether roof?

Basically, I have the following set up in the nether roof. (Version: 1.19) I made an 8x8 nether rack platform, and it goes up by about 100 blocks. The biome is the Nether wastes. Will this eventually ...
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How can I replace only a certain percentage of a region?

In WorldEdit, you can do something like //replace stone 20%air,80%stone, but I want the inverse. I want a region that has a lot of block types replace only the 20% of the region with another. This can ...
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Create custom block

I created a 3d placeable item (a printer) with blockbench and I would like to make sure that I want to place it as if it were a player's head, i.e. that based on how you are turned, the item "...
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How to force a resource pack on a world?

I have a world I want to distribute to the public but I need to give it a resource pack so I can retexture stuff without downloading it. Simplified: How can I force a resource pack so they don't have ...
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How can I see the value of randInt(0,18), what do they mean by that description?

I'm trying to understand the description of "Mobs that spawn with enchanted equipment have higher levels of enchantments.". But which level are they talking about, what is the percentage ...
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Detecting when an armor stand gets hit

I am creating a datapack which requires the use of armor stands. However, the main issue here is that I don't know how to detect when an armor stand gets hit. Most mobs, including the armor stand, ...
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How can I make this circuit that detects the number 5 more compact?

For an adventure map, I'm building a library room with a hidden piston door that opens when you enter the correct 4-digit passcode. The passcode will be implemented by inserting books into the right ...
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Adding a name property to a command [duplicate]

I'm trying to add {name:"Rifle"} to this command: /item replace entity pandafish321 hotbar.2 with minecraft:crossbow{ChargedProjectiles:[{id:"minecraft:arrow",Count:1b}],Charged:1b}...
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How can I spawn an entire preconfigured room using Command Blocks/Armor Stands?

I was trying to make a room/dungeon, then use command blocks to spawn that room at a certain location, using Armor Stands. I know I can use the /clone command but how would I specify what rotations so ...
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How to make a command block activate by reaching a specific coordinate in Minecraft 1.20.1

For example, if you are in -52 -60 35 and if you go to -52 -60 50 you get sent back to -52 -60 35. I tried this: /execute if entity @p[distance:..5] run tp @p -52 -60 35 How can you make a command ...
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Minecraft flying machine not going back

I'm trying to make a bamboo farm after a tutorial, but I got stuck on one important thing. I can't make the flying machine go back to where it left off. If I choose according to the tutorial for the ...
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Minecraft Command to trigger a command(s) when i'm on a specific block

So I'm trying to make a horror map and there is this one block I want that if you are on that block, it triggers a command and doesn't trigger again unless i set it up again. I looked it up and couldn'...
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Using Interactions to cycle Mob Spawner entities (Minecraft 23w31a)

The idea I'm attempting (via data pack) to use an interaction (tagged MobSpawner) to cycle through a "list" of different mobs when it's right-clicked, but only after having been right-...
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How do I attach 2 buttons to 2 piston doors?

I want to put 2 buttons on 2 piston hidden door and i can't succeed. It works only with one buttons. How can i create a circuit to open the door from all parts. I attach photo to see more easy what i ...
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Why did my items Dissapear [closed]

Yesterday When I logged on to my world. I wanted to make a supermarket, which I made yesterday and then I filled up items on the slabs and then sometime afterward. It disappears on its own. This was ...
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Summon flying ender_pearl

We know: If a player uses /summon minecraft:ender_pearl It summons a ender pearl that falls from the player coordinates to the ground (best way to see: fly in creative mod)e. How do I let the pearl ...
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Clearing out large areas with command blocks

What command would you use to clear out a large area relative to the player that doesn't go down but up? I've tried one but it would clear the stone down to bedrock. Also is there a way to make it ...
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How to build a 6-blocks piston extender in 1.20+ Java Edition?

I have been searching for online tutorial to build a 6-blocks piston extender in 1.20 Minecraft Java Edition. The closest one that I have found is this one which is 5 blocks. ...
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Give player item once they run out?

I want to use command blocks to give a player an item (in this case cgm:advanced_bullet) every time they run out of that same item. I've tried using this series of commands: execute as @a if data ...
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I need to put some text after scoreboard value on sign

I want to put 'seconds' after the scoreboard value, but it appears on the next line or there is no text at all. Command: /data merge block ~ ~3 ~ {front_text:{messages:['["",{"text"...
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How do I read a Minecraft crash log to determine the root of the issue?

So I'm trying to help a friend join a modded Minecraft server with me. things would load in well and she would appear in game, but then after 5 minutes the game would crash and spit out a crash report....
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What does "^ ^ ^" mean in a command? [duplicate]

I watched a video about particle designing in Minecraft. And there they used ^ ^ ^ or ^[number] ^[number] ^[number] instead of ~ ~ ~ or ~[number] ~[number] ~[number]. And now I wonder what this does. (...
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Tick.mcfunction file spontaneously gets disabled. How to fix?

I was coding my first Minecraft data pack, and everything was working perfectly for the first bit. After some time of coding, the tick file seemed to entirely stop working. I checked in the tick.json ...
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How do I make pillagers to stop spawning?

Yesterday I started a fresh world and after setting up a small base I saw a pillager outpost near it. Is there any way of getting them to stop respawning? I was thinking on simply destroying the ...
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Can you hold right-click to place blocks in a line in Java Edition?

In Bedrock Edition, if you hold down the right mouse button when placing blocks, it places them in a line no matter how you move your mouse. It stays to one line and keeps placing in a row or column ...
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How to spawn item/block/entity at player death point?

I am working on a Minecraft "Mini-"Game and want a command that makes an entity (like a zombie) spawn at the death point of a player.
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Will Minecraft LAN with friend work if he does not have the same mods? [duplicate]

The mods that I don't change the structure of the world or add other significant changes, they just increase my fps. Will LAN work if my friend does not have the same mod installed?
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I would like to use a multiplayer map in singleplayer. I downloaded it and followed many online guides, but the world never appears in singleplayer

Some time ago, I downloaded a world from Aternos, but I can't open it in singleplayer despite the use of many online guides. Here is a screenshot of the folders I've got from Aternos: Let me know if ...
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Is there any way I can make villagers buy items from me?

I'd like to role-play running a store inside a village. Is there any way I can set out some items for sale, and have villagers come buy them from me?
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Can players spawn on glass blocks in Minecraft? [closed]

I know that mobs can't spawn on glass blocks as can be seen from this question and answer. But what about players? If I have my spawn area covered in glass blocks, will I be able to spawn on them?
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Can players spawn on carpets in Minecraft? [closed]

I'm planning a spawn area for my world and I want to use carpets for the floor, but can players spawn on carpets? A similar question was asked for mobs spawning on carpets, but what about players? ...
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Minecraft item filter that is changable

So I want to have a item filter that I can change using a button, so basically like a regular item filter and then I input a new item the old one will be burned or sent into a container, I have tried ...
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