A fantasy MMORPG developed by Blizzard Entertainment. It is the fourth game set in the Warcraft universe, and features an expansive world in which players choose a faction and character race, and can perform quests, craft and collect items to outfit their characters, kill enemies, and participate in ...

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Moss Covered Chests, do they respawn?

I know I am late to the "Pandarian Gate." However, I finally made it to the Timeless Isle and discovered moss covered chests. These things are awesome for a casual gamer like me. Since I started ...
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What portable vendors exist in World of Warcraft, and which is the cheapest to attain?

I've been trying to compile a list of the portable vendors and then sort that list by attainability. I know there is one available to engineers, but the character that I would like it on is ...
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Find out UI element is owned by which addon

In WOW, is there a way I can find out a specific UI element, say an extra line in the tooltip, or a floating frame, is provided by which addon (or default UI)?
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If your World of Warcraft subcriptions runs out could you still play on that character?

I have 28 days left and I just want to know if I can still play my character after my subscription runs out.
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Does Heirlooms yield the XP bonus when the level range is exceeded?

I am currently levelling a Death Knight with heirlooms, and some of the heirlooms that I have, are with the level 1-80 range (not upgraded to 1-85) While playing the game, I went past level 80 and ...
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What is the most efficient/standard way to heal a raid as a Holy Paladin?

I've been getting into raiding recently and have been gearing my Paladin towards healing. I've healed many dungeons and Heroics with great success. Unfortunately, this has mostly trained me for ...
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Can I play old World of Warcraft expansions content on the latest expansions?

I know that I need all the previous expansions to play the latest one. So since I want to buy the game and with all of the expansions at once, can I play all the expansions contents on the latest ...
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How can I farm in World of Warcraft Wrath of the Lich King? [duplicate]

Can anyone tell me a good gold farming place in the World of Warcraft? A farming place list is what I need (please include levels too).
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What version of season 14 PvP gear should I focus on for a lvl 90 Holy Priest?

Holy/Shadow lvl 90 Undead Server Arthas I am returning to the World of Warcraft after several years. Many, many things have changed in the game and I am hopelessly trying to play catch-up. Most ...
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Getting back into PvE

I just had a break from WoW when the PvP season ended and I came back this week. I want to get back into raiding but my lvl 90 Ele Sham has terrible 475 gear. How can I get back into raiding as soon ...
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Hunter pet not keeping aggro on some Timeless Isle mobs

I have a level 90 hunter running around Timeless Isle for the past two weeks. I noticed that for some elite mobs, like the Death Adder, I get aggro just after three shots. My pet, with Growl set to ...
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What am I supposed to do after the “Defending the rift” quest in WoW? [duplicate]

I finished the mission and watched the shaman get taken by the tentacle. I went ahead and jumped into the big swirly thing and got stuck after that. Apparently there is some NPC supposed to be there ...
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Can I download wow online [duplicate]

My new laptop doesn't have a disk drive and I was wondering if I could download the game online without using a single cd Ill have to purchase cataclysm and mop so I can play again Do I just use my ...
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Wow & Battle.net accounts

I've bought the standard MoP version that's tied(?) to US. So is it possible for me to play on the EU realms too ? Do you need separate battle.net accounts/game-subscriptions/clients to play on the ...
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I want to write a spec specific macro

I want to write a spec specific macro that goes something like this: If spec 1 cast X If spec 2 cast Y For example on frost spec cast deep freeze on arcane spec cast arcane missiles I really ...
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Recruit-A-Friend XP bonus question

According to Recruit A Friend Basics While adventuring with your linked friend or family member, you will each gain triple experience while partied up to level 80, as long as your characters are ...
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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.