This article is about console commands. For the block that executes commands, see Command Block. Commands, in the Java, Bedrock, and Education Edition, are minecraft seed worlds features activated by typing certain strings of text. Commands in command blocks can be preceded by a slash, but it is not required.

Commands in a command block usually also require an optional argument, like a player’s username. In a multiplayer game, entered by an operator or command block. Some player commands are also available in singleplayer even when cheats are not enabled. A number following a tilde or caret is an offset from something rather than a coordinate. The sign of the offset specifies whether to go in the positive or negative direction for that axis.