Questions tagged [minecraft-java-edition]

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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Minecraft play with the same account on multiple PCs

I've bought Minecraft on one PC. How can I download it again and use it on a different PC? When I go to download Minecraft from the Minecraft official download it prompts me a page that states that ...
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Datapacks question: Craft Enchanted Items

The title explains most of it for you. I basically want a cursed crafting recipe However, I want the resulting wooden pickaxe to be enchanted with sharpness (for absolutely no reason). I tried ...
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Is it possible for Minecraft users on Mac (Java) to play with iOS (Bedrock) users? [duplicate]

My family is an Apple household (Macs and iOS devices), and we are getting into Minecraft. I've been trying in vain to find a definitive answer as to whether there are any options for letting family ...
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How to I give a player a item every time they spawn? 1.13+

So far I have this... /scoreboard objectives add CrimDeath deathCount /scoreboard objectives add CrimRespawn dummy /give CrimsonCreates carrot_on_a_stick{display:{Name:"[{\"text\":\"Dash Attack\"}]"}...
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io.netty.abstractchannel$annotatedconnectexception connection refused [duplicate]

As I understand this is a somewhat common issue; but common fixes aren't helping. Minecraft is currently not allowing me to connect to any servers. It does not appear to be a firewall issue as ...
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How or can I bypass the command block character limit on singleplayer. (1.12.2)

I made a written book command full of op items but unfortunately I'm stuck because of this problem.
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Mouse only works when I drag

I was on a "Geopolitical" Minecraft server until my mouse started dragging. I made a video to show here Also I have tried many solutions, fixing my drivers, turning off touchscreen mode, and turning ...
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How to remove the glint from Debug stick (1.14 Java)

I've been trying to make a datapack, which involves using the debug stick as a substitute item in crafting. I'm using this item only because its the only unstackable item that isn't obtainable in ...
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How do I make a item teleport back to me when I die or drop it?

Here is what I have so far, I need the command to find this specific item and teleport it back to me. (I don't want to turn on keep inventory because I want all of the other items to drop.) /give ...
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How to get a random player's head?

I want to give myself a random (@r) player's head on my server but I don't know if this is possible. I'm on Minecraft 1.14.4 and when I place minecraft:give @p player_head{SkullOwner:"@r"} into a ...
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Running the Nether and Overworld on separate servers

I want to run the Nether and Overworld on separate servers connected via Bungeecord/Waterfall as a workaround for Minecraft's single-threaded performance. I've done this sort of thing before and I've ...
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How to stop a /kill loop [closed]

On my Minecraft server one of my admins placed a command block "/execute @e run say HEY SAV URE GAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY" and made it always active. I cannot figure out how to stop the command ...
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What is the difference between the single dot, double dot and triple dot operators in Minecraft commands

I've been using the double dot (..) operator in commands ever since they were introduced but I've recently noticed that I can use just a single dot, double dot and a triple dot as well. What is the ...
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minecraft command conversion from 1.9 to 1.14 help?

I was looking for a way to make Christmas lights in vanilla Minecraft and found a fairly simple set of commands even a noob like me could execute. Unfortunately, they're heavily outdated. As I've said,...
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Is it possible to trap yourself in the Nether?

After entering the Nether is it possible to trap yourself without a way back to the overworld except via death or game commands? I know it's possible to relight an extinguished Nether portal using ...
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How to create a portal to the End in Creative? (Mine craft) [duplicate]

I have tried to make an End portal, I have tried- Placing all in different angles Creating a 3x3 box
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How do you escape falling to your death in Minecraft? [closed]

I was playing on my world, right with my friends on my pc. We were using the non-Java edition, and while I was away from my pc my brother apparently found it hilarious to destroy the spawn point and ...
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How can I identify a Taiga Biome so I can find a wolf?

I'm trying to find a Wolf, and I heard that they spawn in Taiga biomes. Can anyone tell me where a Taiga biome is, and/or what they look like? If you don’t know where the Taiga biome is, please tell ...
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How to test for a player in a certain radius? [duplicate]

I am wondering how to test for a player in a certain radius. I've tried /testfor @a[r=22], that's all I know. Can any one help me solve my problem? I'm on Version 1.13
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Changing player heads size that are on the ground

The Minecraft YouTuber, Wisp, has a texture pack and plays Hypixel UHC. When he kills people, they drop player heads, but they're enlarged when on the ground. How does he do it? Can you tell me how to ...
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How do I teleport all entities within a certain radius centered around me to their relative coordinates in the Nether?

I have been trying to do this and it can't get it to work. I want to teleport every entity(except for me) within a certain radius(2 blocks) around me to the Nether like some sort of banishment. I ...
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How can I make a “needs redstone” repeating command block reset after it loses power?

This is a weird one. I'm creating an adventure map where when a player walks past a block, they get a bit of text. I only want this to run once, so my solution is to make a Needs Redstone repeating ...
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Minecraft Already Running Error [closed]

Whenever I try to play Minecraft, it pops up with an error saying "Game Already Running" I've tried restarting my computer, and looking online for fixes. How do I fix this problem?
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test for something in chat minecraft command blocks [closed]

I was wondering if there was a way to check if something is said in chat with command blocks. Checking if it was said with /say or /me would be great as well. PC and PE would be great. Thanks!
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How can I get coordinates of where I was at a specific point in time? [duplicate]

I built an amazing underground house but accidentally fell out of the world. How do I get my coordinates at a specific moment in time so I can get back to my house without scouring the entire world? ...
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Eject a villager from a minecart to the left

I found a really cool tutorial about how to build a villager trader hall. It had a distribution system when villagers arrive by minecart, they are ejected by an activator rail and then they are ...
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How to set a gamemode radius with command blocks? [duplicate]

I've been trying to figure out how to change a player's gamemode from adventure to survival when walking out a certain radius. The map size I'm using is 2956x2956 & I wanna be sure to cover all of ...
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Give an item to a player based on their scoreboard points [closed]

So, I'm busy trying to make a series of commands that will allow me and my friends to have a custom survival experience. I need to have a command block that will add wings to a player's inventory if ...
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Converting my minecraft windows 10 edition to minecraft java edition [closed]

So, I bought the windows 10 version of minecraft thinking it was the java version, the mod-able. version a while back, don't remember when. I want to know if I am able to somehow swap the windows 10 ...
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Placing blocks on everything in Adventure mode

What is the command to give an item that can be placed on every block in Adventure mode in Minecraft 1.14.4? This works for single blocks: /give @p stone{CanPlaceOn:["stone","dirt"]} But is there a ...
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Is there a OR operator in executing commands? (Java 1.14)

I have been running into roadblocks at the moment with the use of executing if and unless statements, not only that but also in using tags. for example here I have a command block running through a ...
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How can I set up build areas in Minecraft?

I want to set up a world where there are designated building and mining areas, but I don't know how to do this. Do I need a mod or plugin, or can I just use commands? If so, what do I need to do ...
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How do I invoke many thunderbolts in a certain region? [duplicate]

In Minecraft 1.12, I'm trying to get a certain region to be hit by constant thunder. I was trying to use this command: /summon minecraft:lightning_bolt 494 33 598 [dx=5,dy=5,dz=5] but it just hits a ...
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How do I get modded item/block IDs?

Is there any way to get the name ID for mod items? I have no idea how to do it at the moment, and I have tried the name with all the capital letter and underscore combinations I could try, can you ...
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Minecraft Candestroy data tag not working for mods

I am attempting to make a block that destroys a MOD BLOCK, not a vanilla block. I've tried: /give @p stone_pickaxe {CanDestroy:["popcornMod:popcornBlock"]} and alot of different caps of that. ...
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Minecraft Datapack drop X blocks instead of One when Destroying any block

I want to create a Datapack. My goal is to drop more than one items when destroying a block in Minecraft. For example: When I destroy a grass-block it drops default One dirt-block. But I want (for ...
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How can I change the position of mob limbs? [duplicate]

I'm in need of changing the position of the Enderman's legs when it is in the sitting pose. I have tried searching the files but I couldn't find them so asking here.
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Minecraft 1.14.4 detect selected item name [duplicate]

Need some help getting a 1.14.4 command block to detect the item in hand by it's display name. This works for find just the item kind: /execute if entity @p[nbt={SelectedItem:{id:"minecraft:...
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Where does Minecraft store scoreboard objectives?

After testing out a few datapacks, my Minecraft server is loaded with redundant scoreboard objectives that are no longer updated. I'm looking for a quick way to remove all at once, so I removed the ...
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Minecraft inventory glitch?

So I am on the latest version of Minecraft 1.14.4 I know that in the past version of Minecraft when using the inventory and moving items you can click and hold and just run your mouse over all the ...
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Permission Commands not working (ChestCommands and LordPermissions) [closed]

I recently installed the two plugins ChestCommands and LordPermissions. But I find that I'm either using the permissions incorrectly or something is going wrong. I'm trying to make non-op's able to ...
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How do I retexture a sign?

As far as I can tell, the Birch Sign just uses the Birch Planks texture. So, if I were to want a sign made of wool, I would change the texture for Birch Planks to wool. However, I did this, and the ...
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What's the use of the 'parent: item/generated' in making texture packs?

I've been making a texture pack for a datapack in Minecraft 1.14. In the .json file for the items (where I allocate the path for the textures I think), I've been using: "parent": "item/...
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How can I get the coordinates of a player in Multiplayer?

I'm trying to make something like a snitch that tells you where you are and if you are in the radius of a block, but the only thing that's missing is finding the coordinates of a player so I can see ...
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Does /kill @e target Item Frames and Armor Stands?

In one world I tried to fight nine stacks of zombies at once, but it lagged my pc out and I had to use /kill @e to get everything back in order. On the same map, I had a 341 map megamap that was on ...
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log4j2 logger only prints to console, does not write to file in Minecraft 1.8.9?

Apache log4j2 logger prints to console, not to file when run on server side. The same logger if placed in client side logs to file as expected. This worked fine on 1.7.10 but when transitioned from 1....
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Slime trap in slime chunk gave TONS of slime once, and then never again

I've been reading the questions here but haven't found anyone reporting this situation. I set up a slime trap in a slime chunk, and most nights nothing spawned. One night, in about 30 seconds 8 or 9 ...
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I filled a shulker box of max books and put it in a chest and broke the server. It said that I went over the protocol

I was being dumb and tested putting in shulker boxes full of max books into a chest and it crashed the server. It said I went too many items over the protocol or something. It's a very good server ...
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my minecraft skin was working okay…except for the torso

I made a custom skin, uploaded it, and everything loaded but the torso. The torso is black just black; even though the shirt i made was neon. I covered everything in the outer layer but i forgot about ...
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Why does parity of redstone wire length affect piston behavior?

Consider the following simple redstone contraption: The following can be reproduced in 1.14.* and 19w45b: If a button above a blue wool is pressed, the piston would extend, but not retract (unless ...

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