A gaming service provided by Blizzard Entertainment and a desktop PC application under the same name, required to play Diablo 3 on PC.

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What timezone does Blizzard go by?

I greatly enjoyed the Overwatch Beta, and am currently suffering through the 2-week withdrawl until the release date on the 24th. I'd like to start playing as soon as possible again, but I'm also ...
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What is a Battle.net account NID?

When I try to make a Battle.net account, I'm asked to put in my NID. I have no idea what it means, and so don't know what to type in.
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Is there a stand-alone chat client for Battle.net?

I enjoy Steam; even when not playing a game through steam, I like the ability to chat with those on my friends list. Blizzard's Battle.net service is aspiring to do something similar, and with its ...
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I got 20 dollars on my blizzard account but I'm from Brazil and the store only show me products on Brazilian Reals

I got a 20 dollars gift card from a friend to use on my blizzard account and I'm from Brazil, the store let me use the code but I cant seen to be able to use because the store only show up stuff in ...
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How does region/language locking work for Legacy of the Void?

If I buy a StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void Battle.net key from a Russian shop, which says it's for "a Russian-language version, intended for activation in Russia", what are the restrictions exactly? ...
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Where can I find my race statistics in Starcraft 2?

It's been a while so maybe Blizzard took this away... but I used to be able to view my profile on battle.net and see if my Terran won 25% of games, and then say half of those wins were against other ...
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Is there any way to prevent Battle.net from locking an account while traveling

I have a big problem with Battle.net. I play Starcraft 2 (Heart of the swarm) and I travel a lot (from San Jose all the way up to San Diego), sometimes even within days. I would still like to continue ...
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StarCraft Brood War online? [duplicate]

Is it still possible to play Star Craft Brood War online on Battle.net? What do I need aside from the original game? Do I need to pay a subscription fee on Battle.net?
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Battle.net friend list

I haven't played sc2 in like 4 years, and now when I logged in the battle.net app I see that the friend list shows 1 offline friend only. But when I visit my profile page on the battle.net website, ...
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Is there a way to gift Blizzard games using Battle.net?

Can I buy a Blizzard game (Diablo III, Starcraft 2, or WoW suscriptions) for another Battle.net account? I'm thinking about gifting a game, and I was wondering if there was a similar process as you ...
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Is it possible to share StarCraft with another Battle.net account?

I have purchased the first two SC2 games, and would like my son to be able to play. I am currently installing them on his computer from my Battle.net account. Is there a way for him to play that ...
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How do I log into another Battle.net account in Diablo 3?

I can't find a "log out" option in-game—how can I switch accounts? Is there some feature to check that will make this easier for me to switch next time?
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Gifting Battle.net Money

Is there a way that I can buy Battle.net money for someone else? I know that I can go out purchase a Battle.net gift card at Best Buy and then mail the card to them, but I was hoping for something I ...
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Are the original Starcraft 2 WoL and HotS DVDs still useful for installing the game?

It's been many years since those games came out, and in preparation for Legacy of the Void I'd like to replay the whole series. However, the Battle.net application is quoting me a ~20 GB download ...
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Adding money to a friend's Battle.net account

My friend who doesn't have a credit card asked me to use mine to add funds to his battle.net account so he can buy items in Diablo 3 (he pays me cash in return). I would associate my card to his ...
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Can I play Blizzard games without my friends knowing I'm online? [duplicate]

Sometimes I want to play games without other people bugging me. In the Steam client it possible to appear offline to your friends while playing. Does the Blizzard game client offer this same ...
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Battle.net Launcher on Wine Linux - Windows Secondary Logon service error

The Battle.net Launcher (and Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft) were working great for me under Wine 1.7.15 through PlayOnLinux up until a few days ago. Now whenever I start the Battle.net Launcher I ...
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Battle.net / Steam: Physical copy allowing use of digital download?

I primarily use a Mac without a optical drive. I found a good offer for the physical retail copy and I would like to buy this copy. Will it allow me to download the game since I can't use the physical ...
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How do you appear offline to friends on Battle.net?

I have a number of friends on my battle.net account. However, sometimes I don't want to appear online to some (or all) of them. Is there a way to be hidden from your friends on battle.net?
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How do I see which games a battle.net friend owns?

Is it possible to see a list of games a certain friend owns, like in steam?
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The fastest way to run Starcraft 2 offline?

I need to play Custom Games in offline mode. As shown here on Battle.NET and Arqade, to play in offline mode we have to disconnect the internet connection. The problem is this process can take ...
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Can i delete a Battle.net account?

I made myself a new Battle.net account. I want to delete the old one because I don't want to have my name on 2 accounts. How do I delete the old Battle.net account?
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VMWare and Hearthstone (Battle.net)

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 so I'm trying to use VMWare, Windows 7 x64 machine to be able to play Hearthstone. However, every time I load up Battle.net launcher, it gives me the error message "Failed to ...
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Is there a banlist or way to block certain players from being in the games you play in Starcraft 2?

Is there a banlist or way to block certain players from being in the games you play? Update - To clarify, the banlist I mention is a personal ban list on your account. It's not a public banlist on ...
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Do I need to buy the game client in addition to Warlords of Draenor Standard Edition purchase?

My question is that if I buy warlords of Draenor Standard Edition as mentioned here: https://eu.battle.net/shop/en-us/product/world-of-warcraft-warlords-of-draenor Does this pack include download ...
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Can you cash out a battle.net balance?

Can you transfer funds from your battle.net balance?
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Logging in multiple battle.net games with different IP through VPN [closed]

My internet is terrible without VPN. I can only play games through VPN. I own several computers, and I don't necessarily use the same VPN server (same provider though). Now the problem is that I tend ...
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Battle.net app is stuck at “Loading account information” Linux

I was fixing another bug at baatle.net now it is done after a few days but this got at the foreground now -.- . So I start the battle.net application I enter my details and then the games tab stays on ...
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How can I check the status of battle.net?

I found myself unable to connect to battle.net (the gaming network as opposed to the battle.net website). In this case the problem was with battle.net service. In the future I would like to check if ...
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Changing default Battle.net store region

I already have a Battle.net account with European SCII on it. I want to pre-purchase Diablo III—it's €59,99 in our region, but $59.99 in the US region (cheaper). You can play in any region no matter ...
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Can I purchase the SC2 franchise (or any Blizzard game for the matter) from the US Battle.net store even though I live in Europe?

Since the franchise is on sale right now (and because I want to maximize my "bang to buck" ratio), I'm considering buying the franchise from the US store and gifting it to my EU account instead of ...
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Consequences of accepting a friend request

What are the consequences of accepting a friend request on battle.net? Recently I received a friend request from someone and I don't know who it is. I can't think of a way of asking them who they are ...
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Is it possible to launch Hearthstone (Diablo, Starcraft, WoW) directly?

Is it possible bypass the Blizzard launcher when starting Hearthstone. I would like to launch Hearthstone directly? In fact I would like to be able to launch Hearthstone from steam in streaming ...
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How do I access my legacy games using the Battle.net desktop app?

The Battle.net desktop PC app seems to only have World of Warcraft, Starcraft 2, Diablo 3 and Hearthstone available for launch and updates. But I also have purchased and attached Diablo 2 and D2: Lord ...
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Can't connect to battle.net

I just bought a new copy of Diablo 2 and Lord of Destruction. I installed it on my Windows 7 (Boot Camp) and tried to play it. But I couldn't connect to the server (Europe). So I opened port 6112 on ...
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How can I change my personal information on Blizzard account?

I want to change my Name/Last name on my Blizzard account as, because of some childishness of mine, I didn't put my real name, but a nickname instead (and I used the same nickname on my last name). I ...
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Can I be demoted In HotS ranked 1v1?

During the current season (2014 Season 2), is it possible for me to be demoted after my placement matches? If I consistently play below the average skill of my current league is it possible I will get ...
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Blizzard Download: This download is not authorized

I'm on Windows 7. When I download Starcraft Anthology from the website and try to install it on my computer I get the error "This download is not Authorized" followed by "There was a problem ...
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Battle.net Mobile Authenticator won't initialize

I'd like to attach a mobile authenticator to my World of Warcraft account for obvious reasons, but for some reason, it won't initialize. I installed it a few weeks ago and haven't been able to use it. ...
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Is it still possible to play Warcraft 2 on Battle.net?

Warcraft 2 isn't for sale anymore on Blizzard's store, but I would like to play the Battle.net version. Is it still playable on Battle.net, or is online play no longer supported?
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Is it possible to manage Battle.net friends out of game?

I just started playing Diablo III and have noticed that, so far, I've only been able to add friends and accept friend requests from in-game. This is a bit frustrating, as I usually chat to my mates ...
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Will I be demoted to a lower league in Starcraft 2 if I don't play?

I've just been promoted from platinum league to diamond and master pretty fast (in 4 vs 4). This was totally amazing for me but I'm afraid I will be demoted again to a lower league as fast as I came ...
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What should I do to play Legacy StarCraft with my brother on my own computers over LAN?

This question is a follow-up question of Do I need two licenses to play StarCraft 2 multiplayer over a LAN?. Constraints My internet connection is unstable for online game so I have to play a LAN ...
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Is there a way to make StarCraft 2 remember my battle.net password?

StarCraft 2 requires me to enter my password every time I launch the game. Is there a way to bypass this inconvenience, for example by making it remember the password somehow?
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Can I sign up for betas with multiple Battle.net accounts?

Is it possible to have multiple empty battle.net accounts and sign up for beta testing? Or do you need a full version of a Blizzard game on every account?
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How can I search Diablo 3 profiles by name

Does anyone know of a way that I can search for Diablo 3 profiles by name and view them? I mean looking at character, items, played time, etc. I couldn't find such functionality on battle.net.
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Is there a way to know the email of “parent” in battle net account

I want to test auction house in Diablo III. It says that I am blocked by my "parent" I am 35 years old. There is no way there is a parental control there. Even if there is, I'll just sign in as ...
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Is there a work-around or fix to the Starcraft online chat bug for wine?

I'm currently running Starcraft through wine version 1.4.1 on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail. Most features of the game work just fine. However, when I play on battle.net, my keyboard seems to lose ...
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Can I customize battle.net games in laucher sidebar?

I use battle.net launcher to play Starcraft 2 and HearthStone. I want to remove Diablo and WoW from the the list, or at least reorder the list, so I can move it to bottom. Is this possible?
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Battle.net server location

I'll be spending quite some time on one of those specific locations on Earth where connections may or may not be faster not depending on geo-distance but on several other factors. Anyone knows the ...