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What should I do to catch up on lore when I hit 90?

I played WoW thorough patch 5.1 and took a break, but I'm back now and looking to catch up. Once my Horde Hunter hits 90, what is the best path to catch up on all the lore for patches 5.2-5.3 (I'm ...
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How do I find new quests in wow?

I'm a level 13 Paladin in World of Warcraft, and I don't have any quests left to complete. I can't find any more. Is there some way to get more quests?
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I haven't participated in the current arena season, will I be able to gain my Conquest Points in the next one?

I just came back from a long break (I left in 5.1). I just logged in and I can get 25k conquest points this week. I am wondering if, when the new patch (and season) arrives, will I still have that ...
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Buying World of Warcraft

I'm planning to buy World of Warcraft but i just wanted to be clear regarding the entire process. I've made a BattleNet account and it shows the current offer for all the expansions upto MoP for ...
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Contender's gears vs. Crafted Dreadful gears

My toon is going to hit level 90 very soon and I am looking for gearing guides. Multiple sources point me to this guide, where it is stated that if I go the crafting route, I should get the ...
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What is the window of time I have to buy a month subscription for the sender to get its reward?

My friend sent me yesterday a Scroll of Resurrection for World of Warcraft and I activated it. I was wondering how much time I have to subscribe for a month if I want to be sure he gets his reward. ...
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How can I install Interface Addons when running WoW in Wine?

So i didnt know if i should ask this question in AskUbuntu or here, but since I've seen some good answers on Wine gaming here, i figured this would be a good place. I just recently started using ...
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Purpose of level locking in WoW

I've read about level locking on several websites (e.g. WoWWiki), however, they focus on how instead of why. What is the purpose? If I level a character straight to 90 do I miss something that is ...
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Which factions' reputations are worth pursuing for gear/recipe rewards?

It seems that most classic reputation rewards are no more interesting because they're low level recipes and items. WLK rep reward gears are also not attractive even for leveling alts because Cataclysm ...
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In WoW which spec wears str+int gears? What about agi+int?

Sometimes the mob drops str+int or agi+int gears. I put them on the AH for a random price. Surprisingly they sell. My question is which class/specs need these stat combinations? I read the stat ...
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Retribution paladin leveling gear

I'm currently leveling a retribution paladin. I haven't done this before, and in the past whenever I have leveled characters I do so through dungeons and pvp, but this time I am doing it with quests. ...
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World of Warcraft Official Armory Updates

I was wondering how often and when the data on the Armory gets updated? Does it only update once you log out or a certain time of day? Also, could this tool be used to view other people's characters ...
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In WoW, what can I do with BOP items obtained by 'Greed'?

In dungeons, I see most people choose 'Greed' for everything they don't 'Need', even for BOP items. If that person is not an enchanter, is it the only option to sell these BOP items to vendor? Can I ...
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WoW Profession bonuses

I would like to know what the bonuses are for the professions in WoW. For example, the gems with extra large stats that only the Jewelcrafter himself can use, or the bonus sockets you can put on your ...
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Best stats and professions for Paladins

I have a Paladin that I played when 'Wrath of the Lich King' was still the latest patch (3.5.5), but never played with him since. A lot has changed in terms of how they work and how to achieve maximum ...
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Should a levelling Prot Paladin use a 2her or sword/shield?

I am levelling a Prot Paladin and am wondering if I would kill mobs faster with a two-hander or sword and shield? The former gives me bigger numbers but the latter gives me Avengers Shield and Shield ...
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How to get Justice Points in WoW

According to WoWWiki and several other websites, Justice Points are rewards for participating in normal and heroic dungeons that match the character level. I've been doing random dungeons using ...
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Do new WoW players benefit from learning crafting professions?

I AFK'ed from WoW 6 years ago and now play again, starting new characters from scratch. Compared to back then, the material price in AH is magnitudes higher. This makes gathering professions much ...
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In World of Warcraft, how can I find a merchant?

I can't seem to find a similar question on Arqade. Yesterday I managed to find a thread somewhere where one person said pressing M to bring the map up would give you the option to look for venders. ...
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If i get cataclysm and level to 85, then buy Pandaria, will i be able to play Mist of Pandaria? [duplicate]

If i only buy cataclysm, will i be able to play the Mist of Pandaria without the other expansions? Such as Burning Crusade Wrath of the Lich King.
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In WOW dungeon finder, how can the added player get to the existing group

If someone leaves the party during in a dungeon, the rest of the party is queued in dungeon finder again. When a new player is found and added to the group (say I am that player), is it possible that ...
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In World of Warcraft, how do I do the torch catching quest?

I'm in the city of Stormwind in the Mage Quarter where I talked to the Master Fire Eater. The 2nd quest in his training is for you to light torches, throw them up in the air, and catch them four times ...
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Why after the weekly reset am I at 300 valor points after completing only the Battlefield: Barrens quest?

Last week I hit the Valor point cap (1000) and I had the Valor of the Ancients buff. This morning I logged on, and completed the Battlefield Barrens quest which awards 200 Valor points. I honestly ...
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How can I change the resolution on Blizzard games running under WINE?

This is a problem I encounter with two of blizzard's newer games, StarCraft II and World of Warcraft. I can install them on my machine which runs Ubuntu 13.04 raring ringtail using wine 1.6-rc3. Both ...
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Is it worth buying paid mount in WoW?

I am very casual gamer when it comes to WoW. I rarely play this game and I get really bored many times when it comes to traveling far distances. I thinking of buying premium mounts from the store to ...
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Account was hacked and leveled.. What do I do now?

I've never touched MoP but I was going to give it a whirl a couple days ago when I noticed I was banned. Went thru the process of getting it fixed and now I'm level 88 with (only?) 8k gold and old ...
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When did Polymorph stop pulling aggro?

I remember before (and at least partially during) Cataclysm, a Mage's Polymorph pulled aggro of all enemy NPCs nearby the polymorphed NPC. Either during Cataclysm or after, Polymorphed was changed to ...
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Do enchants, gems and reforging matter for the weapon used by your Felguard via Glyph of Felguard

I recently learned about a glyph called Glyph of Felguard that causes the Felguard minion of a Demonology Warlock to equip a random two-handed sword, axe or polearm from their backpack. I haven't ...
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Disadvantage of two-hand weapon + shield in WOW?

I'm a warrior in WOW, and I have an ability that allows me to wield both a two hand weapon, AND a shield. Is there any disadvantage to having the shield equipped as well?
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Where can I mine copper ore in WOW?

Where do I find copper ore to mine in WOW? They are too expensive at the auction house, and I can't seem to find it on any guides..
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How to track kills in World of Warcraft?

I frequently see people saying, for instance, item X dropped after Y kills of mob Z. What is the simpler way to track how many times you have killed a certain mob in World of Warcraft?
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Rearranging skills on the action bar

Is there a way to move your skills around on your action bar? Everytime I try to move them it just tries to perform the action.
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Where can I buy ores in WOW?

People talk about buying mining materials for expensive prices at auction houses, but I can never seem to find any for sale. I'm looking at Iron Forge auction house, and I've looked through all the ...
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How do I sell items at the auction house in WOW?

I can't seem to find the option to sell items at the auction house, only buy them. How do I do this? Update: Have included the answer visually below for posterity.
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Switch between actions bars in WOW?

Is there any way to move switch between your action bars (Gold arrows in the image) with a shortcut?
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Where is the best place to mine tin in WOW?

I'm trying to level up my mining in World of Warcraft, where should I go to find tin veins?
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WoW Macro for several SendChatMessage()

I want to broadcast a message throughout several channels. When left click, broadcasting to all channels, when right click, just to channel 1. This is my original script, though it exceeds the ...
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What do the numbers after area names mean in World of Warcraft maps?

When I zoom out of the map to view the whole continent and hover my mouse over different areas of the map, I see some numbers inside parentheses after the area name e.g. 'Elwynn Forest (10-20)', ...
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Is there a way to track which tabard you have already worn?

Unlike pets and mounts, you can't actually look up which tabard you've worn on the WoW Armory. Is there a way to tell? My memory doesn't always serve me the way it's supposed to.
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How do you start the quest “The Thunder Forge”?

How do you start the quest The Thunder Forge? My server has unlocked all the stages of the Isle of Thunder.
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Where can I find the 5.2 valor point vendors?

I have just started playing World of Warcraft again after a prolonged break (since very early in Pandaria) and there have been several major patches since I quit, including multiple new raid ...
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Stuck on “Checking for updates…” when installing World of Warcraft?

I have recently been demanded to return to World of Warcraft, to take part in a reform of my old guild, so I am trying to reinstall World of Warcraft. I have downloaded the installer with no problems ...
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What do I need to know about dungeons in World of Warcraft?

I have always played World of Warcraft on my own; mainly because I don't play enough to build relationships with other players, and because I don't feel committed enough to having other start relying ...
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Are World of Warcraft quests linear?

I have never played World of Warcraft. The thing is, whenever a new MMO is released, people often give feedback wherein MMOs just copy the WoW formula and slap F2P onto it for quick profits. As I try ...
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Differences when playing a Pandaren in contrast to getting there with another race/character

I used to play some chars with different classes and races but still didn't manage to get beyond level 75 and therefore wasn't on Pandaria yet. After a few months I wanted to create a new char and ...
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Does logging onto WoW Mobile Armory app show that you have logged into the game?

If I log into the mobile armory app, can someone see that I've logged into my account if they are playing the actual game?
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Guild experience math

What are the formulas to calculate the levels and the experience gain of a Guild? Meaning is how much XP the guild earns when completing a quest a % of what that quest gives you or is it a flat ...
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Holy or Discipline?

I haven't played World of Warcraft for 3 years now so i'm out of it... A lot of changes has been made in the meanwhile. However what are the differences now between a Holy Priest and Discipline ...
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What happens after my trial time expires?

I've obtained a code from Blizzard for 30 day of WoW + TBC + WotLK. I clicked upgrade on my account and it somehow upgraded with the 10 day time restriction to Cataclysm. However, the installer ...
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Good strategy to kill fran in the brawler guild?

Just like to title says whats a good strategy to kill fran in the brawlers guild. I have killed Riddoh but fran ends up killing me. and if i kill Fran, Riddoh kills me. Quite often fran drop a mine or ...