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How To Install World of Warcraft in Ubuntu or Linux Mint (updated)

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World of Warcraft functionality on Wine

Usually, installing the latest development version of Wine is the best option. However, sometimes Wine suffers from regression and some older version might perform better. If you are having trouble with one version, try another.
__Updated and tested on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS & WINE 1.7!


1. Install the latest Wine from the official Wine PPA:
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sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install wine1.7

2. Right click the downloaded installer, right click it and select Open With > Wine Windows Program Loader.



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« Last Edit: June 15, 2017, 02:26:14 PM by hubsinfo »

Re: How To Install World of Warcraft in Ubuntu or Linux Mint (updated)
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2019, 02:28:34 AM »
Or you can play World of Warcraft using latest version of Lutris

Lutris is compatible with any up-to-date Linux distribution. It relies on the Python 3 and some GTK libraries and will run on any desktop environment. The following distributions are supported: Ubuntu 16.04, 18.04, and 18.10 Debian 8 and 9, Fedora, openSUSE Leap and Tumbleweed, Mageia, Arch Linux and Gentoo.

Packages compatible with Ubuntu and derivatives are available on the PPA.
You can add a repository to receive automatic updates:

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sudo add-apt-repository ppa:lutris-team/lutris
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install lutris