Commands

Note

Arguments enclosed in [ ] are optional, those enclosed in < > are required.

Tip

You can access a command listing in-game via the //help command.

General Commands

/worldedit (or /we)

Description WorldEdit commands
Usage /worldedit <help|version|trace|reload|cui|tz|report>

/worldedit help

Description Displays help for WorldEdit commands
Permissions worldedit.help
Usage /worldedit help [-s] [-p <page>] [command...]
  [-s] List sub-commands of the given command, if applicable
  [-p <page>] The page to retrieve
  [command...] The command to retrieve help for

/worldedit version (or /worldedit ver)

Description Get WorldEdit version
Usage /worldedit version

/worldedit trace

Description Toggles trace hook
Usage /worldedit trace [hookMode]
  [hookMode] The mode to set the trace hook to

/worldedit reload

Description Reload configuration
Permissions worldedit.reload
Usage /worldedit reload

/worldedit cui

Description Complete CUI handshake (internal usage)
Usage /worldedit cui

/worldedit tz

Description Set your timezone for snapshots
Usage /worldedit tz <timezone>
  <timezone> The timezone to set

/worldedit report

Description Writes a report on WorldEdit
Permissions worldedit.report
Usage /worldedit report [-p]
  [-p] Pastebins the report

/undo (or //undo)

Description Undoes the last action (from history)
Permissions worldedit.history.undo, worldedit.history.undo.self
Usage /undo [times] [player]
  [times] Number of undoes to perform
  [player] Undo this player’s operations

/redo (or //redo)

Description Redoes the last action (from history)
Permissions worldedit.history.redo, worldedit.history.redo.self
Usage /redo [times] [player]
  [times] Number of redoes to perform
  [player] Redo this player’s operations

/clearhistory (or //clearhistory)

Description Clear your history
Permissions worldedit.history.clear
Usage /clearhistory

//limit

Description Modify block change limit
Permissions worldedit.limit
Usage //limit [limit]
  [limit] The limit to set

//timeout

Description Modify evaluation timeout time.
Permissions worldedit.timeout
Usage //timeout [limit]
  [limit] The timeout time to set

//fast

Warning

This command is deprecated. //fast duplicates //perf and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use //perf instead.

Description Toggle fast mode
Permissions worldedit.fast
Usage //fast [fastMode]
  [fastMode] The new fast mode state

//perf

Description

Toggle side effects for performance

Note that this command is GOING to change in the future. Do not depend on the exact format of this command yet.

Permissions worldedit.perf
Usage //perf [-h] [sideEffect] [newState]
  [sideEffect] The side effect
  [newState] The new side effect state
  [-h] Show the info box

//reorder

Description Sets the reorder mode of WorldEdit
Permissions worldedit.reorder
Usage //reorder [reorderMode]
  [reorderMode] The reorder mode

//drawsel

Description Toggle drawing the current selection
Permissions worldedit.drawsel
Usage //drawsel [drawSelection]
  [drawSelection] The new draw selection state

//world

Description Sets the world override
Permissions worldedit.world
Usage //world [world]
  [world] The world override

//watchdog

Description

Changes watchdog hook state.

This is dependent on platform implementation. Not all platforms support watchdog hooks, or contain a watchdog.

Permissions worldedit.watchdog
Usage //watchdog [hookMode]
  [hookMode] The mode to set the watchdog hook to

/gmask (or //gmask)

Description Set the global mask
Permissions worldedit.global-mask
Usage /gmask [mask]
  [mask] The mask to set

/toggleplace (or //toggleplace)

Description Switch between your position and pos1 for placement
Usage /toggleplace

/searchitem (or //searchitem, //l, //search)

Description Search for an item
Permissions worldedit.searchitem
Usage /searchitem [-bi] [-p <page>] <query...>
  [-b] Only search for blocks
  [-i] Only search for items
  [-p <page>] Page of results to return
  <query...> Search query

Selection Commands

//pos1

Description Set position 1
Permissions worldedit.selection.pos
Usage //pos1 [coordinates]
  [coordinates] Coordinates to set position 1 to

//pos2

Description Set position 2
Permissions worldedit.selection.pos
Usage //pos2 [coordinates]
  [coordinates] Coordinates to set position 2 to

//hpos1

Description Set position 1 to targeted block
Permissions worldedit.selection.hpos
Usage //hpos1

//hpos2

Description Set position 2 to targeted block
Permissions worldedit.selection.hpos
Usage //hpos2

//chunk

Description

Set the selection to your current chunk.

This command selects 256-block-tall areas, which can be specified by the y-coordinate. E.g. -c x,1,z will select from y=256 to y=511.

Permissions worldedit.selection.chunk
Usage //chunk [-cs] [coordinates]
  [coordinates] The chunk to select
  [-s] Expand your selection to encompass all chunks that are part of it
  [-c] Use chunk coordinates instead of block coordinates

//wand

Description Get the wand object
Permissions worldedit.wand
Usage //wand [-n]
  [-n] Get a navigation wand

/toggleeditwand

Description Remind the user that the wand is now a tool and can be unbound with /tool none.
Permissions worldedit.wand.toggle
Usage /toggleeditwand

//contract

Description Contract the selection area
Permissions worldedit.selection.contract
Usage //contract <amount> [reverseAmount] [direction]
  <amount> Amount to contract the selection by
  [reverseAmount] Amount to contract the selection by in the other direction
  [direction] Direction to contract

//shift

Description Shift the selection area
Permissions worldedit.selection.shift
Usage //shift <amount> [direction]
  <amount> Amount to shift the selection by
  [direction] Direction to contract

//outset

Description Outset the selection area
Permissions worldedit.selection.outset
Usage //outset [-hv] <amount>
  <amount> Amount to expand the selection by in all directions
  [-h] Only expand horizontally
  [-v] Only expand vertically

//inset

Description Inset the selection area
Permissions worldedit.selection.inset
Usage //inset [-hv] <amount>
  <amount> Amount to contract the selection by in all directions
  [-h] Only contract horizontally
  [-v] Only contract vertically

//size

Description Get information about the selection
Permissions worldedit.selection.size
Usage //size [-c]
  [-c] Get clipboard info instead

//count

Description Counts the number of blocks matching a mask
Permissions worldedit.analysis.count
Usage //count <mask>
  <mask> The mask of blocks to match

//distr

Description Get the distribution of blocks in the selection
Permissions worldedit.analysis.distr
Usage //distr [-cd] [-p <page>]
  [-c] Get the distribution of the clipboard instead
  [-d] Separate blocks by state
  [-p <page>] Gets page from a previous distribution.

//sel (or /;, //desel, //deselect)

Description Choose a region selector
Usage //sel [-d] [selector]
  [selector] Selector to switch to
  [-d] Set default selector

//expand

Description Expand the selection area
Permissions worldedit.selection.expand
Usage //expand <vert|<amount> [reverseAmount] [direction]>
  <amount> Amount to expand the selection by, can be vert to expand to the whole vertical column
  [reverseAmount] Amount to expand the selection by in the other direction
  [direction] Direction to expand

//expand vert

Description Vertically expand the selection to world limits.
Usage //expand vert [height]
  [height] The height to expand both upwards and downwards

Region Commands

//set

Description Sets all the blocks in the region
Permissions worldedit.region.set
Usage //set <pattern>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set

//line

Description

Draws line segments between cuboid selection corners or convex polyhedral selection vertices

Can only be used with a cuboid selection or a convex polyhedral selection

Permissions worldedit.region.line
Usage //line [-h] <pattern> [thickness]
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to place
  [thickness] The thickness of the line
  [-h] Generate only a shell

//curve

Description

Draws a spline through selected points

Can only be used with a convex polyhedral selection

Permissions worldedit.region.curve
Usage //curve [-h] <pattern> [thickness]
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to place
  [thickness] The thickness of the curve
  [-h] Generate only a shell

//replace (or //re, //rep)

Description Replace all blocks in the selection with another
Permissions worldedit.region.replace
Usage //replace [from] <to>
  [from] The mask representing blocks to replace
  <to> The pattern of blocks to replace with

//overlay

Description Set a block on top of blocks in the region
Permissions worldedit.region.overlay
Usage //overlay <pattern>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to overlay

//center (or //middle)

Description Set the center block(s)
Permissions worldedit.region.center
Usage //center <pattern>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set

//naturalize

Description 3 layers of dirt on top then rock below
Permissions worldedit.region.naturalize
Usage //naturalize

//walls

Description Build the four sides of the selection
Permissions worldedit.region.walls
Usage //walls <pattern>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set

//faces (or //outline)

Description Build the walls, ceiling, and floor of a selection
Permissions worldedit.region.faces
Usage //faces <pattern>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set

//smooth

Description

Smooth the elevation in the selection

Example: ‘//smooth 1 grass_block,dirt,stone’ would only smooth natural surface terrain.

Permissions worldedit.region.smooth
Usage //smooth [iterations] [mask]
  [iterations] # of iterations to perform
  [mask] The mask of blocks to use as the height map

//move

Description Move the contents of the selection
Permissions worldedit.region.move
Usage //move [-abes] [multiplier] [offset] [replace] [-m <mask>]
  [multiplier] number of times to apply the offset
  [offset] The offset to move
  [replace] The pattern of blocks to leave
  [-s] Shift the selection to the target location
  [-a] Ignore air blocks
  [-e] Also copy entities
  [-b] Also copy biomes
  [-m <mask>] Set the include mask, non-matching blocks become air

//stack

Description Repeat the contents of the selection
Permissions worldedit.region.stack
Usage //stack [-abers] [count] [offset] [-m <mask>]
  [count] # of copies to stack
  [offset] How far to move the contents each stack
  [-s] Shift the selection to the last stacked copy
  [-a] Ignore air blocks
  [-e] Also copy entities
  [-b] Also copy biomes
  [-r] Use block units
  [-m <mask>] Set the include mask, non-matching blocks become air

//regen

Description Regenerates the contents of the selection
Permissions worldedit.regen
Usage //regen [-b] [seed]
  [seed] The seed to regenerate with, otherwise uses world seed
  [-b] Regenerate biomes as well

//deform

Description

Deforms a selected region with an expression

The expression is executed for each block and is expected to modify the variables x, y and z to point to a new block to fetch. See also https://tinyurl.com/weexpr

Permissions worldedit.region.deform
Usage //deform [-cor] <expression...>
  <expression...> The expression to use
  [-r] Use the game’s coordinate origin
  [-o] Use the placement’s coordinate origin
  [-c] Use the selection’s center as origin

//hollow

Description

Hollows out the object contained in this selection

Thickness is measured in manhattan distance.

Permissions worldedit.region.hollow
Usage //hollow [thickness] [pattern]
  [thickness] Thickness of the shell to leave
  [pattern] The pattern of blocks to replace the hollowed area with

//forest

Description Make a forest within the region
Permissions worldedit.region.forest
Usage //forest [type] [density]
  [type] The type of tree to place
  [density] The density of the forest

//flora

Description Make flora within the region
Permissions worldedit.region.flora
Usage //flora [density]
  [density] The density of the forest

Generation Commands

//hcyl

Description Generates a hollow cylinder.
Permissions worldedit.generation.cylinder
Usage //hcyl <pattern> <radii> [height]
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to generate
  <radii> The radii of the cylinder. 1st is N/S, 2nd is E/W
  [height] The height of the cylinder

//cyl

Description Generates a cylinder.
Permissions worldedit.generation.cylinder
Usage //cyl [-h] <pattern> <radii> [height]
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to generate
  <radii> The radii of the cylinder. 1st is N/S, 2nd is E/W
  [height] The height of the cylinder
  [-h] Make a hollow cylinder

//hsphere

Description Generates a hollow sphere.
Permissions worldedit.generation.sphere
Usage //hsphere [-r] <pattern> <radii>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to generate
  <radii> The radii of the sphere. Order is N/S, U/D, E/W
  [-r] Raise the bottom of the sphere to the placement position

//sphere

Description Generates a filled sphere.
Permissions worldedit.generation.sphere
Usage //sphere [-hr] <pattern> <radii>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to generate
  <radii> The radii of the sphere. Order is N/S, U/D, E/W
  [-r] Raise the bottom of the sphere to the placement position
  [-h] Make a hollow sphere

/forestgen

Description Generate a forest
Permissions worldedit.generation.forest
Usage /forestgen [size] [type] [density]
  [size] The size of the forest, in blocks
  [type] The type of forest
  [density] The density of the forest, between 0 and 100

/pumpkins

Description Generate pumpkin patches
Permissions worldedit.generation.pumpkins
Usage /pumpkins [size]
  [size] The size of the patch

//hpyramid

Description Generate a hollow pyramid
Permissions worldedit.generation.pyramid
Usage //hpyramid <pattern> <size>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set
  <size> The size of the pyramid

//pyramid

Description Generate a filled pyramid
Permissions worldedit.generation.pyramid
Usage //pyramid [-h] <pattern> <size>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set
  <size> The size of the pyramid
  [-h] Make a hollow pyramid

//generate (or //gen, //g)

Description

Generates a shape according to a formula.

See also https://tinyurl.com/weexpr.

Permissions worldedit.generation.shape
Usage //generate [-chor] <pattern> <expression...>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set
  <expression...> Expression to test block placement locations and set block type
  [-h] Generate a hollow shape
  [-r] Use the game’s coordinate origin
  [-o] Use the placement’s coordinate origin
  [-c] Use the selection’s center as origin

//generatebiome (or //genbiome, //gb)

Description

Sets biome according to a formula.

See also https://tinyurl.com/weexpr.

Permissions worldedit.generation.shape.biome
Usage //generatebiome [-chor] <target> <expression...>
  <target> The biome type to set
  <expression...> Expression to test block placement locations and set biome type
  [-h] Generate a hollow shape
  [-r] Use the game’s coordinate origin
  [-o] Use the placement’s coordinate origin
  [-c] Use the selection’s center as origin

Schematic and Clipboard Commands

/schematic (or /schem, //schematic, //schem)

Description Schematic commands for saving/loading areas
Permissions worldedit.schematic.delete, worldedit.schematic.list, worldedit.clipboard.load, worldedit.schematic.save, worldedit.schematic.formats, worldedit.schematic.load, worldedit.clipboard.save
Usage /schematic <list|formats|load|delete|save>

/schematic list (or /schematic all, /schematic ls)

Description

List saved schematics

Note: Format is not fully verified until loading.

Permissions worldedit.schematic.list
Usage /schematic list [-dn] [-p <page>]
  [-p <page>] Page to view.
  [-d] Sort by date, oldest first
  [-n] Sort by date, newest first

/schematic formats (or /schematic listformats, /schematic f)

Description List available formats
Permissions worldedit.schematic.formats
Usage /schematic formats

/schematic load

Description Load a schematic into your clipboard
Permissions worldedit.clipboard.load, worldedit.schematic.load
Usage /schematic load <filename> [formatName]
  <filename> File name.
  [formatName] Format name.

/schematic delete (or /schematic d)

Description Delete a saved schematic
Permissions worldedit.schematic.delete
Usage /schematic delete <filename>
  <filename> File name.

/schematic save

Description Save a schematic into your clipboard
Permissions worldedit.clipboard.save, worldedit.schematic.save
Usage /schematic save [-f] <filename> [formatName]
  <filename> File name.
  [formatName] Format name.
  [-f] Overwrite an existing file.

//copy

Description Copy the selection to the clipboard
Permissions worldedit.clipboard.copy
Usage //copy [-be] [-m <mask>]
  [-e] Also copy entities
  [-b] Also copy biomes
  [-m <mask>] Set the include mask, non-matching blocks become air

//cut

Description Cut the selection to the clipboard
Permissions worldedit.clipboard.cut
Usage //cut [-be] [leavePattern] [-m <mask>]
  [leavePattern] Pattern to leave in place of the selection
  [-e] Also cut entities
  [-b] Also copy biomes, source biomes are unaffected
  [-m <mask>] Set the exclude mask, non-matching blocks become air

//paste

Description Paste the clipboard’s contents
Permissions worldedit.clipboard.paste
Usage //paste [-abenos] [-m <sourceMask>]
  [-a] Skip air blocks
  [-o] Paste at the original position
  [-s] Select the region after pasting
  [-n] No paste, select only. (Implies -s)
  [-e] Paste entities if available
  [-b] Paste biomes if available
  [-m <sourceMask>] Only paste blocks matching this mask

//rotate

Description

Rotate the contents of the clipboard

Non-destructively rotate the contents of the clipboard. Angles are provided in degrees and a positive angle will result in a clockwise rotation. Multiple rotations can be stacked. Interpolation is not performed so angles should be a multiple of 90 degrees.

Permissions worldedit.clipboard.rotate
Usage //rotate <rotateY> [rotateX] [rotateZ]
  <rotateY> Amount to rotate on the y-axis
  [rotateX] Amount to rotate on the x-axis
  [rotateZ] Amount to rotate on the z-axis

//flip

Description Flip the contents of the clipboard across the origin
Permissions worldedit.clipboard.flip
Usage //flip [direction]
  [direction] The direction to flip, defaults to look direction.

/clearclipboard

Description Clear your clipboard
Permissions worldedit.clipboard.clear
Usage /clearclipboard

Tool Commands

/tool

Description Binds a tool to the item in your hand
Usage /tool <stacker|selwand|tree|repl|farwand|none|deltree|lrbuild|floodfill|cycler|navwand|info>

/tool stacker

Description Block stacker tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.stack
Usage /tool stacker [range] [mask]
  [range] The max range of the stack
  [mask] The mask to stack until

/tool selwand

Description Selection wand tool
Permissions worldedit.setwand
Usage /tool selwand

/tool tree

Description Tree generator tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.tree
Usage /tool tree [type]
  [type] Type of tree to generate

/tool repl

Description Block replacer tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.replacer
Usage /tool repl <pattern>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to place

/tool farwand

Description Wand at a distance tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.farwand
Usage /tool farwand

/tool none (or /tool unbind)

Description Unbind a bound tool from your current item
Usage /tool none

/tool deltree

Description Floating tree remover tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.deltree
Usage /tool deltree

/tool lrbuild

Description Long-range building tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.lrbuild
Usage /tool lrbuild <primary> <secondary>
  <primary> Pattern to set on left-click
  <secondary> Pattern to set on right-click

/tool floodfill (or /tool flood)

Description Flood fill tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.flood-fill
Usage /tool floodfill <pattern> <range>
  <pattern> The pattern to flood fill
  <range> The range to perform the fill

/tool cycler

Description Block data cycler tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.data-cycler
Usage /tool cycler

/tool navwand

Description Navigation wand tool
Permissions worldedit.setwand
Usage /tool navwand

/tool info

Description Block information tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.info
Usage /tool info

/none

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool none instead.

Description Unbind a bound tool from your current item
Usage /none

/selwand (or //selwand)

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool selwand instead.

Description Selection wand tool
Permissions worldedit.setwand
Usage /selwand

/navwand (or //navwand)

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool navwand instead.

Description Navigation wand tool
Permissions worldedit.setwand
Usage /navwand

/info

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool info instead.

Description Block information tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.info
Usage /info

/tree

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool tree instead.

Description Tree generator tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.tree
Usage /tree [type]
  [type] Type of tree to generate

/repl

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool repl instead.

Description Block replacer tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.replacer
Usage /repl <pattern>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to place

/cycler

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool cycler instead.

Description Block data cycler tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.data-cycler
Usage /cycler

/floodfill (or /flood)

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool floodfill instead.

Description Flood fill tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.flood-fill
Usage /floodfill <pattern> <range>
  <pattern> The pattern to flood fill
  <range> The range to perform the fill

/deltree

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool deltree instead.

Description Floating tree remover tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.deltree
Usage /deltree

/farwand

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool farwand instead.

Description Wand at a distance tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.farwand
Usage /farwand

/lrbuild (or //lrbuild)

Warning

This command is deprecated. Global tool names cause conflicts and will be removed in WorldEdit 8.

Please use /tool lrbuild instead.

Description Long-range building tool
Permissions worldedit.tool.lrbuild
Usage /lrbuild <primary> <secondary>
  <primary> Pattern to set on left-click
  <secondary> Pattern to set on right-click

// (or /,)

Description Toggle the super pickaxe function
Permissions worldedit.superpickaxe
Usage // [superPickaxe]
  [superPickaxe] The new super pickaxe state

/mask

Description Set the brush mask
Permissions worldedit.brush.options.mask
Usage /mask [mask]
  [mask] The mask to set

/material (or //material)

Description Set the brush material
Permissions worldedit.brush.options.material
Usage /material <pattern>
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to use

/range

Description Set the brush range
Permissions worldedit.brush.options.range
Usage /range <range>
  <range> The range of the brush

/size

Description Set the brush size
Permissions worldedit.brush.options.size
Usage /size <size>
  <size> The size of the brush

/tracemask

Description Set the mask used to stop tool traces
Permissions worldedit.brush.options.tracemask
Usage /tracemask [mask]
  [mask] The trace mask to set

Super Pickaxe Commands

/superpickaxe (or /pickaxe, /sp)

Description Super-pickaxe commands
Permissions worldedit.superpickaxe.area, worldedit.superpickaxe.recursive, worldedit.superpickaxe
Usage /superpickaxe <single|area|recursive>

/superpickaxe single

Description Enable the single block super pickaxe mode
Permissions worldedit.superpickaxe
Usage /superpickaxe single

/superpickaxe area

Description Enable the area super pickaxe pickaxe mode
Permissions worldedit.superpickaxe.area
Usage /superpickaxe area <range>
  <range> The range of the area pickaxe

/superpickaxe recursive (or /superpickaxe recur)

Description Enable the recursive super pickaxe pickaxe mode
Permissions worldedit.superpickaxe.recursive
Usage /superpickaxe recursive <range>
  <range> The range of the recursive pickaxe

Brush Commands

/brush (or /br, //brush, //br)

Description Brushing commands
Usage /brush <forest|butcher|paint|none|clipboard|gravity|heightmap|extinguish|sphere|raise|smooth|cylinder|set|apply|deform|lower|snow|biome>

/brush forest

Description Forest brush, creates a forest in the area
Permissions worldedit.brush.forest
Usage /brush forest <shape> [radius] [density] <type>
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush
  [density] The density of the brush
  <type> The type of tree to use

/brush butcher (or /brush kill)

Description Butcher brush, kills mobs within a radius
Permissions worldedit.brush.butcher
Usage /brush butcher [-abfgnprtw] [radius]
  [radius] Radius to kill mobs in
  [-p] Also kill pets
  [-n] Also kill NPCs
  [-g] Also kill golems
  [-a] Also kill animals
  [-b] Also kill ambient mobs
  [-t] Also kill mobs with name tags
  [-f] Also kill all friendly mobs (Applies the flags -abgnpt)
  [-r] Also destroy armor stands
  [-w] Also kill water mobs

/brush paint

Description Paint brush, apply a function to a surface
Permissions worldedit.brush.paint
Usage /brush paint <shape> [radius] [density] <forest|item|set>
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush
  [density] The density of the brush

/brush none (or /brush unbind)

Description Unbind a bound brush from your current item
Usage /brush none

/brush clipboard (or /brush copy)

Description Choose the clipboard brush
Permissions worldedit.brush.clipboard
Usage /brush clipboard [-abeo] [-m <sourceMask>]
  [-a] Don’t paste air from the clipboard
  [-o] Paste starting at the target location, instead of centering on it
  [-e] Paste entities if available
  [-b] Paste biomes if available
  [-m <sourceMask>] Skip blocks matching this mask in the clipboard

/brush gravity (or /brush grav)

Description Gravity brush, simulates the effect of gravity
Permissions worldedit.brush.gravity
Usage /brush gravity [radius] [-h <height>]
  [radius] The radius to apply gravity in
  [-h <height>] Affect blocks between the given height, upwards and downwards, rather than the target location Y + radius

/brush heightmap

Description Heightmap brush, raises or lowers terrain using an image heightmap
Permissions worldedit.brush.heightmap
Usage /brush heightmap [-efr] <imageName> [radius] [intensity]
  <imageName> The name of the image
  [radius] The size of the brush
  [intensity] The intensity of the brush
  [-e] Erase blocks instead of filling them
  [-f] Don’t change blocks above the selected height
  [-r] Randomizes the brush’s height slightly.

/brush extinguish (or /brush ex)

Description Shortcut fire extinguisher brush
Permissions worldedit.brush.ex
Usage /brush extinguish [radius]
  [radius] The radius to extinguish

/brush sphere (or /brush s)

Description Choose the sphere brush
Permissions worldedit.brush.sphere
Usage /brush sphere [-h] <pattern> [radius]
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set
  [radius] The radius of the sphere
  [-h] Create hollow spheres instead

/brush raise

Description Raise brush, raise all blocks by one
Permissions worldedit.brush.raise
Usage /brush raise <shape> [radius]
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush

/brush smooth

Description

Choose the terrain softener brush

Example: ‘/brush smooth 2 4 grass_block,dirt,stone’

Permissions worldedit.brush.smooth
Usage /brush smooth [radius] [iterations] [mask]
  [radius] The radius to sample for softening
  [iterations] The number of iterations to perform
  [mask] The mask of blocks to use for the heightmap

/brush cylinder (or /brush cyl, /brush c)

Description Choose the cylinder brush
Permissions worldedit.brush.cylinder
Usage /brush cylinder [-h] <pattern> [radius] [height]
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set
  [radius] The radius of the cylinder
  [height] The height of the cylinder
  [-h] Create hollow cylinders instead

/brush set

Description Set brush, sets all blocks in the area
Permissions worldedit.brush.set
Usage /brush set <shape> [radius] <pattern>
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush
  <pattern> The pattern of blocks to set

/brush apply

Description Apply brush, apply a function to every block
Permissions worldedit.brush.apply
Usage /brush apply <shape> [radius] <forest|item|set>
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush

/brush deform

Description Deform brush, applies an expression to an area
Permissions worldedit.brush.deform
Usage /brush deform [-or] <shape> [radius] [expression]
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush
  [expression] Expression to apply
  [-r] Use the game’s coordinate origin
  [-o] Use the placement position as the origin

/brush lower

Description Lower brush, lower all blocks by one
Permissions worldedit.brush.lower
Usage /brush lower <shape> [radius]
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush

/brush snow

Description Snow brush, sets snow in the area
Permissions worldedit.brush.snow
Usage /brush snow [-s] <shape> [radius]
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush
  [-s] Whether to stack snow

/brush biome

Description Biome brush, sets biomes in the area
Permissions worldedit.brush.biome
Usage /brush biome <shape> [radius] <biomeType>
  <shape> The shape of the region
  [radius] The size of the brush
  <biomeType> The biome type

Biome Commands

/biomelist (or /biomels)

Description Gets all biomes available.
Permissions worldedit.biome.list
Usage /biomelist [-p <page>]
  [-p <page>] Page number.

/biomeinfo

Description

Get the biome of the targeted block.

By default, uses all blocks in your selection.

Permissions worldedit.biome.info
Usage /biomeinfo [-pt]
  [-t] Use the block you are looking at.
  [-p] Use the block you are currently in.

//setbiome

Description

Sets the biome of your current block or region.

By default, uses all the blocks in your selection

Permissions worldedit.biome.set
Usage //setbiome [-p] <target>
  <target> Biome type.
  [-p] Use your current position

Chunk Commands

/chunkinfo

Description Get information about the chunk you’re inside
Permissions worldedit.chunkinfo
Usage /chunkinfo

/listchunks

Description List chunks that your selection includes
Permissions worldedit.listchunks
Usage /listchunks [-p <page>]
  [-p <page>] Page number.

/delchunks

Description Delete chunks that your selection includes
Permissions worldedit.delchunks
Usage /delchunks [-o <beforeTime>]
  [-o <beforeTime>] Only delete chunks older than the specified time.

Snapshot Commands

/restore (or //restore)

Description Restore the selection from a snapshot
Permissions worldedit.snapshots.restore
Usage /restore [snapshot]
  [snapshot] The snapshot to restore

/snapshot (or /snap)

Description Snapshot commands for restoring backups
Permissions worldedit.snapshots.restore, worldedit.snapshots.list
Usage /snapshot <before|use|sel|after|list>

/snapshot before

Description Choose the nearest snapshot before a date
Permissions worldedit.snapshots.restore
Usage /snapshot before <date>
  <date> The soonest date that may be used

/snapshot use

Description Choose a snapshot to use
Permissions worldedit.snapshots.restore
Usage /snapshot use <name>
  <name> Snapshot to use

/snapshot sel

Description Choose the snapshot based on the list id
Permissions worldedit.snapshots.restore
Usage /snapshot sel <index>
  <index> The list ID to select

/snapshot after

Description Choose the nearest snapshot after a date
Permissions worldedit.snapshots.restore
Usage /snapshot after <date>
  <date> The soonest date that may be used

/snapshot list

Description List snapshots
Permissions worldedit.snapshots.list
Usage /snapshot list [-p <page>]
  [-p <page>] Page of results to return

Scripting Commands

/cs

Description Execute a CraftScript
Permissions worldedit.scripting.execute
Usage /cs <filename> [args...]
  <filename> Filename of the CraftScript to load
  [args...] Arguments to the CraftScript

/.s

Description Execute last CraftScript
Permissions worldedit.scripting.execute
Usage /.s [args...]
  [args...] Arguments to the CraftScript

Utility Commands

//fill

Description Fill a hole
Permissions worldedit.fill
Usage //fill <pattern> <radius> [depth]
  <pattern> The blocks to fill with
  <radius> The radius to fill in
  [depth] The depth to fill

//fillr

Description Fill a hole recursively
Permissions worldedit.fill.recursive
Usage //fillr <pattern> <radius> [depth]
  <pattern> The blocks to fill with
  <radius> The radius to fill in
  [depth] The depth to fill

//drain

Description Drain a pool
Permissions worldedit.drain
Usage //drain [-w] <radius>
  <radius> The radius to drain
  [-w] Also un-waterlog blocks

/fixlava (or //fixlava)

Description Fix lava to be stationary
Permissions worldedit.fixlava
Usage /fixlava <radius>
  <radius> The radius to fix in

/fixwater (or //fixwater)

Description Fix water to be stationary
Permissions worldedit.fixwater
Usage /fixwater <radius>
  <radius> The radius to fix in

/removeabove (or //removeabove)

Description Remove blocks above your head.
Permissions worldedit.removeabove
Usage /removeabove [size] [height]
  [size] The apothem of the square to remove from
  [height] The maximum height above you to remove from

/removebelow (or //removebelow)

Description Remove blocks below you.
Permissions worldedit.removebelow
Usage /removebelow [size] [height]
  [size] The apothem of the square to remove from
  [height] The maximum height below you to remove from

/removenear (or //removenear)

Description Remove blocks near you.
Permissions worldedit.removenear
Usage /removenear <mask> [radius]
  <mask> The mask of blocks to remove
  [radius] The radius of the square to remove from

/replacenear (or //replacenear)

Description Replace nearby blocks
Permissions worldedit.replacenear
Usage /replacenear <radius> [from] <to>
  <radius> The radius of the square to remove in
  [from] The mask matching blocks to remove
  <to> The pattern of blocks to replace with

/snow (or //snow)

Description Simulates snow
Permissions worldedit.snow
Usage /snow [-s] [size] [height]
  [size] The radius of the cylinder to snow in
  [height] The height of the cylinder to snow in
  [-s] Stack snow layers

/thaw (or //thaw)

Description Thaws the area
Permissions worldedit.thaw
Usage /thaw [size] [height]
  [size] The radius of the cylinder to thaw in
  [height] The height of the cylinder to thaw in

/green (or //green)

Description Converts dirt to grass blocks in the area
Permissions worldedit.green
Usage /green [-f] [size] [height]
  [size] The radius of the cylinder to convert in
  [height] The height of the cylinder to convert in
  [-f] Also convert coarse dirt

/extinguish (or //ex, //ext, //extinguish, /ex, /ext)

Description Extinguish nearby fire
Permissions worldedit.extinguish
Usage /extinguish [radius]
  [radius] The radius of the square to remove in

/butcher

Description Kill all or nearby mobs
Permissions worldedit.butcher
Usage /butcher [-abfgnprtw] [radius]
  [radius] Radius to kill mobs in
  [-p] Also kill pets
  [-n] Also kill NPCs
  [-g] Also kill golems
  [-a] Also kill animals
  [-b] Also kill ambient mobs
  [-t] Also kill mobs with name tags
  [-f] Also kill all friendly mobs (Applies the flags -abgnpt)
  [-r] Also destroy armor stands
  [-w] Also kill water mobs

/remove (or /rem, /rement)

Description Remove all entities of a type
Permissions worldedit.remove
Usage /remove <remover> <radius>
  <remover> The type of entity to remove
  <radius> The radius of the cuboid to remove from

//calculate (or //calc, //eval, //evaluate, //solve)

Description Evaluate a mathematical expression
Permissions worldedit.calc
Usage //calculate <input...>
  <input...> Expression to evaluate

//help

Description Displays help for WorldEdit commands
Permissions worldedit.help
Usage //help [-s] [-p <page>] [command...]
  [-s] List sub-commands of the given command, if applicable
  [-p <page>] The page to retrieve
  [command...] The command to retrieve help for