Enabling command blocks on a Minecraft server
In Minecraft version 1.4.2 (Snapshot 12w32a), Command blocks were added to the game. These blocks can execute commands on the game servers, and quickly became a community favorite with custom adventure maps, gamemodes, and many other great use cases. Many adventure maps nowadays require command blocks to be enabled so they can function correctly.
How to enable command blocks
This is the recommended and easiest way to enable command blocks on your server.
Head to the
Configuresection of your control panel.
From within the
Gamemode SettingsTab, ensure the
Enable Command Blocksoption is ticked.
Hit "Save" and restart your server.
You can also enable command blocks directly via the server.properties file. This can be edited via FTP, or our
Simply ensure that the
enable-command-blockis set to
true, the file is saved, and restart the server.