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Questions tagged [minecraft]

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. Please note that questions requesting technical support for modded Minecraft crash issues are off-topic.

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Why can't I see players on the 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 won't Minecraft open?

Minecraft keeps crashing I cant even open it. I tried many solutions such as reinstalling java and updating my drivers, but no luck. Any ideas? This is the crash report: [19:06:14 INFO]: Half ...
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Currency & Shop System not working properly

I've made a shop system on this modded server, i had to make it more complicated since the Shop Signs did not allow "non opps" to click on them for the /give command (wich works on vanilla minecraft) ...
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Custom Block with Commands in Bedrock

I am trying to create a custom block with the texture of a slab and an ice block (the slab looks like it holds the ice block), with the dropper interface. You can put in a water bucket to get an empty ...
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How to quickly, easily cross a river with the horse?

When the land is criss-crossed by a lot of rivers, travel on a horse becomes a chore. Small rivers can be jumped over... if you time your jump right. All larger ones - dismount, attach lead, swim ...
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How can i permanently get rid of snow?

At the moment I'm building an extremely humongous mansion and I don't want it covered in snow. It is so annoying when it randomly starts snowing. I don't want to have to keep stopping and getting rid ...
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How to execute op level commands for non-op players with command signs?

After learning how to make signs that run commands when you click them, I have relied on them a lot with my Minecraft server. Most of the teleporting stuff and /say stuff use them. They were working ...
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Minecraft 1.13 Release Crashing

Here's the crash report I keep receiving, it quits on launch of the game, has been working okay until pre-8 and has failed to load since then. If anyone can help that'd be wonderful. My resolution tab ...
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How do I summon a weapon or tool with a low durability

I'm trying to make a custom npc map for myself. I need a command that will summon a weapon that has low durability so it can by dropped by the npc. Can anyone give me an example on how to do it?
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How can I teleport to an unnamed entity in Minecraft?

I am trying to find a blaze spawner in minecraft 1.12 using the /tp command, but I'm not sure if I have the correct syntax. So far I have tried: /tp <username> blaze /tp <username> ...
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Can I craft Ender Lily seeds?

Is it possible to craft Ender Lily seeds? I am using the latest version of "The 1.7.10 Pack" modpack.
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How do I play LAN/multiplayer OFFLINE Minecraft Pocket Edition?

how do I connect to each other with lan without data or internet on minecraft pocket edition can I use Bluetooth or is there any bugs?
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Will this command work?

I want a villiger that trades an iron pickaxe for a stone button that can be placed on a gold block. Will this work? /summon Villager ~ ~ ~ {CareerLevel:6,Offers:{Recipes:[{buy:{id:minecraft:...
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Minecraft multiplayer on local wifi LAN not working - Macs [duplicate]

We have been playing on our wifi network w/ two Macs for two years, one set up w/ multiplayer lan and the other accessing but suddenly over past month it doesn't work -- even with it set up, the other ...
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How can I trick Minecraft into thinking two computers are on the same wifi network?

Minecraft's got an "Open to LAN" feature, which can be used to set up a local server when two computers running Minecraft are on the same network. Some young relatives of mine use this to play ...
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Is a reverse proxy, vhost-like, possible for Minecraft servers?

HTTP (web) servers have the possibility to handle two different host names (site1.example.com and site2.example.com) which both point to the same IP and port. This is because the protocol embarks the ...
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Strange issue with ping

I have created a Minecraft server with two more friends, the problem is that my Friend1 has like 200 ping and the Friend2 has a normal ping, but when my Friend1 connects to Friend2's server Friend1 ...
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How can I stop Zombies spawning while letting other Mobs spawn? [duplicate]

My Friend plays Minecraft, and he doesn't want zombies, drowneds or husks to spawn, but he still wants other mobs to spawn. I've tried /tp @e[type=zombie] 0 -100 0 to teleport them into the void (with ...
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How come my world suddenly changed? [on hold]

One day I went to my world and all items had changed slightly. What is going on? Please help.
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How can I have mods on LAN and realms servers?

My friend and I want to do a play through and we can't play LAN but maybe but if we have the same exact stuff can we use mods on realms servers. How can I do this?
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How do I find all command blocks on my server?

I opened my server and I saw that my admins created a policy and since I'm an owner I can delete it. The policy is: 3 warns = kick 3 kicks = ban This shows up in the chat, and I want to delete it ...
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What makes a building classify as a house for villagers in 1.14 [duplicate]

I was building a village and wondered why villagers interacted with certain building but not others, e.g. they entered the library I built by not the church. I have been told that a bed and a door ...
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Finding bed on server

I had /sethome set but removed it after putting a bed there. I died but had not respawned at the bed and /home wont take me there either. Server admin is willing to help so are there any commands to ...
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How do I remove lingering potions

So I placed a bunch of instant harming lingering potions in my mansion and they won’t go away. It’s not the effects that I’m worried about since I’m in creative it’s just they look really bad. Any ...
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How to summon chest with button that can be placed on stone in minecraft?

I have a problem I want to create a chest that will have a button inside and this button can be placed on stone block. Can someone give me the command? I was trying this: (No Error) It was placing ...
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Having problems with the 'distance=' command in Minecraft 1.13.2

I'm having some problems, a problem that seems simple, but seems to keep eluding me. The command I'm using as a test is this: /gamemode adventure @a[gamemode=creative,distance=..2] Above that, I ...
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item name/Can Destroy not working

I tried to make shears called Iron Cutters and make it destroy iron_bars but it only gives the name. It doesn't make me destroy iron_bars in adventure mode. /give @p shears{display:{Name:"\"Iron ...
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What is the chunk update radius in single player Minecraft?

I'm new to Minecraft, and I'm looking to see how far away from my crops I can get before it starts causing problems. I know that wheat has to be within the chunk update radius of at least one player ...
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How do I fix a ticking-tile entity?

I tried to boot up my Minecraft test world in the snapshots, and I got a ticking-tile entity error. Here is the crash report: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // I'm sorry, Dave. Time: 20/03/19 17:...
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2x1 Piston Door (replaces top block)?

I've been looking all over youtube, I know how to make a 2 by 1 vertical door at this point, but for this build I'd like to have 2 iron bars be the door but when it opens for the bottom block of the ...
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Is there a distance limit for minecart tracks?

If I build a (correctly powered) very long track to transport goods via chest in minecart (so without the presence of any player anywhere during the trip except at the starting point), Is there a ...
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What does this in the MOTD for an MC server mean?

Random text? What could it mean? I'm actually referring to specifically the random text. Any idea what it could represent?
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Can't find screenshotted photos in Minecraft Technic Launcher

I screenshotted some photos in Minecraft and I can't find them. I play Minecraft on a Technic Launcher and I have a Mac.
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Minecraft LAN “java.net.ConnectException: Connection refused: no further information:”

I am trying to play a map on LAN. But every time I try to log on, I get: java.net.ConnectException: Connection refused: no further information: This used to work, but for some reason has stopped ...
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Behavior of a JK flip-flop (Minecraft Redstone circuit)?

I've built a JK flipflop - specifically, the A version, from Redstone JK flip-flops - and it works - sort of. It doesn't behave as described in the wiki, and I'm not sure if the wiki description is ...
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How do I make an enderdragon in a minecart face west instead of north?

I'm making a fantasy place in Minecraft and I want the dragons to be facing the castle, but they're facing to the right of the castle instead of the front. I've used the Enderdragon in a minecart ...
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How can I make armor that if the wearer is attacked, it will damage the attacker too?

I'm working on a map and I'm trying to make special armor and weapons, one of these peices of armor I want to have the ability to damage a mob/player back if the player with the armor is damaged. If ...
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Any benefits to running minecraft in a 64bit environment?

I'm wondering if I was to run minecraft in a 32bit or 64bit ubuntu server; would there be a benefit (speed improvements) or something else, or just the same? Downsides?
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I can't aim or fire a bow in minecraft

I can't aim or fire a bow in Minecraft on my pc computer. I can use other items such as a fishing pole, so I don't think it's a 'Use item' issue. All other things work fine, like opening doors, magic ...
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How to disable TNT block damage in MCPE?

I'm trying to make a PVP arena and I want to include TNT. How do I make it so that it won't damage the blocks, but still damage the players?
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How can I edit the .DAT files in the PlayerData folder in minecraft? [duplicate]

I tried opening them with NotePad++ and it just came out as garbled junk. Is there any way I can edit the .DAT file, for example, to make myself go in creative? I am playing modded minecraft if that ...
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How to stop players joining my Minecraft PC server under my name?

When I am on my Minecraft PC server a player has come on under my name and has had op and my rank. After I ban them they are able to change there names and come back I keep banning them and they keep ...
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Does fire aspect on a sword destroy mob drops?

Title about says it all. I've been killing drowned for tridents with a Looting III diamond sword, which has fire aspect I on it. My guess, is that of the trident carrying drowned, I'm killing about ...
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How to use datatags in trades?

I am making an adventure map and I need to make villagers who do not take damage and trade items with the CanDestroy and CanPlaceOn tags. How can I do that? All of my command generators don't allow ...
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Minecraft command block: allow user on server to spawn one animal (per user)

I'd like to create a quest where a user can activate a command block that will spawn one ocelot, but limit it so that each player can activate said command only once. I've got the command to spawn ...
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Block break lag in single player game? (Minecraft 1.8.6)

Anyone who has played online has already experienced the block break lag. When you have slow connection, or when the server's CPU is overwhelmed, the blocks you destroy will first reappear, then later ...
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How to collect mob spawners

I have tried blowing up multiple mob spawners to try to obtain the item. It hasn't worked any of the times. How do I obtain a mob spawner item?
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Minecraft says “servers are down for maintenance”

When I try to join a server it says: Failed to connect to server Failed to login: The authentication servers are currently down for maintenance. YES, I have checked if they were ...
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In Minecraft 1.12.2, not using any other tools, is there a way to remove one block and change it with another? [duplicate]

In Minecraft 1.12.2, is there a way to remove a series of stone and change it with air without breaking or changing other blocks?
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Why is it that when I go into minecraft and try to change my skin baldi, the skin pack is blank? [closed]

it said duplicate detected when I was trying to install skin packs. I went to change skin in Minecraft and it showed the column for that skin pack blank. Why is that ? Or is it just a glitch.