Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for gray dye in Minecraft is shown below:
When Minecraft updated to version 1.13, a changed dubbed "The Flattening" was introduced. In "The Flattening", numerical IDs and item data was removed, and some item IDs were changed to make them more logical - Gray Dye was one of the many items that had their IDs changed.
For this reason, if you're playing on a Minecraft version below 1.13 (1.12, 1.8, 1.7), you should use what we've named a legacy ID for this item. The legacy ID for gray dye is:
Gray Dye has a data value of 8. You will need to add this to commands, along with its legacy item ID (below), to spawn it.
Items from earlier versions of Minecraft were assigned a numerical ID - a unique number to represent it.
This item also has a data value assigned to it. The data value is 8 - you need to add this to the item ID (with a colon before) in order to spawn gray dye.
The numerical ID for Gray Dye is:
The Gray Dye item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.
Gray dye is a form of dye in Minecraft that can be used to change the color of blocks and items.
|Legacy Item ID (1.12.2 and Below)||minecraft:dye|
|Max Stack Size||64|
|Recipes Used In||Gray Wool, Gray Terracotta, Gray Stained Glass, Gray Concrete Powder, Light Gray Dye, Gray Bed|