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Seriously, how long does this take to install?

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6 years ago#1
It's been going on since 3. Right now I'm at 96% at 2.8G. I still have to install BC and WotLK. Gah, this is taking forever. I just want to play mah game. :(
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6 years ago#2
after WOTLK installed, prepare for long patch downloads :)
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6 years ago#3
Do you have your Firewall enabled. If you disable it the DL will be a bit faster. All together it took me
about 3 1/2 hours.
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6 years ago#4
i only had to install wrath then the patches afterwards when i put it on my new comp
6 years ago#5
When I do an install of this, generally I start it before I go to bed and then hope that its done in the morning.
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6 years ago#6
It's been going on since 3. Right now I'm at 96% at 2.8G. I still have to install BC and WotLK. Gah, this is taking forever. I just want to play mah game. :(

Do you have the keys for both expansions?

If so there is a DIRECT DOWNLOAD on the WoW website where it's an all in one installer. It brings you right up to 3.0 with WoTLK fully installed.

From there, there is about an hour to 1.5 hours worth of patches.

I just re-installed fresh on this laptop. It took me 4.5 hours from scratch.
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6 years ago#7

Entire game is on WOTLK disc. you do not need to install original game and BC.

6 years ago#8
Yeah, if you own Wrath, just install the game from that. It has all three games on it.
6 years ago#9
Install WoW, followed by BC and Wrath - and THEN install the patches. It won't have so much to do.

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6 years ago#10
Seriously, how long does this take to install?

It'll go faster if you sacrifice your first-born.

I promise.

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