"Could not create the Java Virtual Machine"

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4 years ago#1
Is anyone else getting this? I am trying to run my minecraft server but its not allowing me...
4 years ago#2
still need help with this...anyone?
4 years ago#3
final bump
4 years ago#4
-scratches chin-

Update Java maybe?
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4 years ago#5
i tried uninstalling and reinstalling...didnt work
4 years ago#6
Should have googled this first. I had the same issue, and there's plenty of answers already out there.

If I remember correctly, all you need to do is open notepad and enter:

java -Xms650m -jar "...........\minecraft.exe""

Fill it in to point to wherever your minecraft shortcut is. Mine just points to the shortcut on my desktop. Then save this file as Minecraft.bat. Note .bat, NOT a text document. Now use this as your new minecraft shortcut.
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4 years ago#7
[b]Fill it in to point to wherever your minecraft shortcut is.[/b] Mine just points to the shortcut on my desktop. Then save this file as Minecraft.bat. Note .bat, NOT a text document. Now use this as your new minecraft shortcut.

what do you mean by this? do i just open notepad and save
ava -Xms650m -jar "...........\minecraft.exe""
as Minecraft.bat

then I open that to start the server software?
4 years ago#8
also, i tried googling and the websites at the top of the search list didn't help me whatsoever...
4 years ago#9
No, you need to place the location of your minecraft .exe or the shortcut where I put the dots. I'm assuming you have a minecraft shortcut on your desktop? In which case it will read:

java -Xms650m -jar "C:\Users\NAME\Desktop\minecraft.exe"

where 'NAME' will be your windows username (if you're on windows vista or 7)

or java -Xms650m -jar "C:\Documents and Settings\NAME\Desktop\minecraft.exe"

if you're on XP.
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