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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 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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I can't download Minecraft Java despite many attempts

I used to play both Bedrock and Java, and modded Java Minecraft on my Imac, I had this Microsoft account to buy Minecraft in the first place. Now that I switched to a Windows 10 laptop, and logged ...
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Why won't my custom ore feature generate?

I have a custom feature defined in a datapack, as shown below. Whenever I change the field Name from minecraft:cyan_wool to minecraft:lapis_ore, the lapis blobs show up during world generation. ...
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How to log values to Minecraft server terminal?

I need to get some values from my game and into a text format that I can copy/paste outside of Minecraft. I believe the only way to do this is though the terminal but I'm unsure. The values are stored ...
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How do I make an item change colours in Minecraft with only one texture?

I want to make an item use a single greyed out texture to be any colour, much like leather armour. I would do this with OptiFine but I don't know if it supports that or how I would even do that. All I ...
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Is there an inexpensive method of applying effects to a player based on an item in their inventory?

I'm running a server for a group of friends with a significant number of custom items which give an effect when in the player's inventory (NOT just when held, which minecraft supports natively). ...
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How can I detect if player is holding only 1 item?

Basically, I am making a Minecraft map, and I want to detect if player is holding exactly one empty bottle. I tried to add Count:1b but it didn't work. My command: /execute if entity @a[distance=..2,...
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Minecraft Java 1.19.4: How to get the items in multiple hopper minecarts to end up in one double chest?

I am trying to make a storage system for my cocoa beans for cases I drop when harvesting so I don't necessarily have to go towards them to pick them up if they don't automatically go into my inventory....
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How to change NBT values based on those values?

I have an arrow who's motion I want to scale up so that it moves faster but still moves in the same direction. However, all I can figure out is how to set it to a single, unchanging value with /...
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Is there a way of only allowing a particular player to use a particular tool or item in Minecraft adventure mode?

I want to know if there is a way of only allowing particular players to use specific items in Minecraft Adventure mode? My idea is to create an adventure mode Map, and I want to have classes. So only ...
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Can Creeper spawn on Netherrack in 1.20.1?

I want to build a Gunpowder farm and wanted to know if Creeper can spawn on Netherrack.
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How to get a Command Block to fire once upon triggered effect

I am trying to activate an effect on a player when the player steps on a given block, in this case Skulk Catalysts. Rather than target the closest player to the command block executing the command, I ...
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How tall should the slime minion fence be?

So in Hypiexl Skyblock, I want to make a slime minion. But I'm not sure how high the surrounding fences should be to prevent the slimes from escaping or suffocating in the blocks above it. The wiki ...
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Minecraft scoreboard calculations with offline players

I am trying to build a ranking system for teams on my server using only vanilla commands (i.e. /team, /scoreboard, etc). I have multiple mini games that will have a scoreboard objective to track the ...
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How can I use selectors when getting data from a storage?

How can I get use a selector when using /data get or /execute store success ...? My storage looks like this: { 0: [ {"Player1": 0}, {"Player2": 1} ], 1: [ {&...
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How do I make mutually exclusive mob drops in Minecraft?

So I would like to implement something where an entity, when killed, drops one and only one item from its list of mob drops. Changing the probabilities of each mob drop to (1/number of possible mob ...
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How to give score when standing on a specific block and remove it when not standing on it

I have two commands: execute as @a[team=Thief] at @s run execute unless block ~ ~-1 ~ target run scoreboard players set @s krycie 0 execute as @a[team=Thief] run execute as @s at @s if block ~ ~-1 ~ ...
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Is it still possible to see where mobs can spawn by pressing F7 in Minecraft?

In my Minecraft world, I am trying to figure out where mobs can't spawn (mainly to make my nearby village safe, as I plan to trade with them), but I my personal computer's browser isn't working, and ...
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How to make a "If a player steps on X: Z: do this"?

I'm trying to make a game where if @s steps on X: ? Z:? add to objective "LevelMade" (Levelmade is an objective where it goes up the more you progress, in this case -- goes up from coords.) ...
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Changing block drops or /setblock

Does anyone know how I could change the drop of honeycomb_block with only command blocks? But not like that gives it to the nearest players and it would have to have NBT data: obsidian{display:{Name:'{...
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How do I increase mob's knockback?

All I want is to make when you hit a vex, it gets knocked really hard. And no, you don't need a knockback weapon. Is this possible? Please let me know. I tried with attribute @e[tag= serv1,limit= 1] ...
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Can you change where a user spawns in on your island?

In Minecraft Hypixel Skyblock, users can visit someone's private island. When they do, they always spawn in a specific spot. Is there a way to change where they spawn? Or is this built in and ...
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How to make smithing templates non-consumable?

I'm looking to make a datapack (or if impossible, bukkit/spigot/paper plugin, but I haven't got any experience with plugins) that makes it so smithing templates are not consumed upon crafting. I also ...
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How to make a "If all of these 15 signs have been clicked and then broken do this?" with /execute

I'm trying to make an Easter egg hunt where you find 15 signs, in any order right-clicked (and then break) they display a chat message with a counter on how many signs you right-clicked (and then ...
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How do you add a delay between two commands in a function? [duplicate]

I have a function where it runs three /title commands to announce something to everyone on the server. However, I'm fairly certain that it will run one command per tick, meaning that the title ...
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Why can't I see the special world types in Minecraft even though I am pressing shift?

I want to try to play special kind of worlds (like Floating Island and Debug), and I remember that in order to do that, you need to press shift while clicking on the World Type button on the Create ...
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Change installation path of Minecraft Launcher? (Not the game)

When downloading and installing the minecraft launcher from the offical website, there is no step for me to choose the install path and its always in C:\XboxGames. Anyway for me to change the path ...
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Is it possible to disable sweeping edge on a sword item with commands in 1.20.1 Minecraft?

I am working on a weapon datapack that is a lot like the Forge mod Spartan Weaponry. I am currently creating a dagger and I want to disable the sweeping edge ability from 1.9 while still having 1.9 ...
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Minecraft datapack advancement predicate for horse's items (enchanted saddle)

I am trying to make a datapack that uses the started_riding advancement trigger. I need help fleshing out the details of how to make the predicate that I want. I want the advancement to only be given ...
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Teleport to Armor Stand in Unloaded Chunk [duplicate]

I would like to teleport players to an armor stand in an unloaded chunk. I've tried researching how to do this. Some answers say that it is not possible. Other answers say to use the @s selector. I've ...
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How to /setblock an already fully-filled chiseled bookshelf?

I know you can access the NBT data of a fully filled chiseled bookshelf with /data get and see that all the slots are filled with minecraft:books, but how do you use /setblock to place a chiseled ...
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Disable damage cam animation for 1.20

I am a server developer for my friend's server, I use 1.20.1 for the server because the mods work better, my friend said to change to 1.19 because of the damage animation, It's on SpigotMC, I tried to ...
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What is the best sword for maximum DPS in Hypixel Skyblock?

What is the best weapon for maximum DPS in Hypixel Skyblock (non-ability weapion - melee)? There have been a lot of discussions and votes online, including this vote forum, but I can't seem to ...
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Trying to summon an dropped diamond with a name and enchantment; only summons dropped diamond [duplicate]

/summon minecraft:item ~ ~ ~ {Item:{id:"minecraft:diamond",CustomModelData:775000,display:{Name:'[{"text":"Enchanted Diamond","italic":false}]'},Enchantments:[{...
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Hypixel Skyblock Soul Eater

The best enchanting book for damage is the Soul Eater book. However there have been tons of debates and discussion about this book, along with tons of complaints about why it isnt working. Its ...
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How to view the name of an item with a tooltip that extends offscreen?

In Hypixel Skyblock, sometimes the item has so many enchants and such long descriptions that it can't fit in the screen and only shows the bottom part of the description and enchants, excluding the ...
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Villager breeder not working, showing angry particles: 1.17.1

I've built a villager breeder following this tutorial: It worked for a while before it stopped working, as villagers show angry particles whenever they try to breed. I ...
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How to make an outline square?

I want to start a build in a 10x10 chunk, but unfortunately I don't know how to form a square outline around the 10 by 10 chunks using smooth stone quickly. I've tried using the /fill commands and ...
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Can you jump over a campfire with only 1 jump and take no damage?

Is it possible to jump over a campfire with only 1 jump (with sprinting) (so no repeated jumps to get extra momentum) and take no damage from the fire? I've done this before, but they all required 1 ...
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