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PostSubject: A question   A question Icon_minitimeWed Oct 15, 2008 12:03 pm

So when I quit wow yesterday, I did not see that the background patcher was running and thus I now have wow 3.02 which Scape does not support. Anyone know how to knock it back to 2.42?
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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeWed Oct 15, 2008 12:31 pm

Oh, and my question is finding a way to reverse patch without reinstalling
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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeWed Oct 15, 2008 1:45 pm

Good question! Fortunately they have posted a guide on WoWScape for backpatching.

http://forums.scapegaming.com/index.php?showtopic=81979

WoWScape uses 2.4.3, so you'll need the patches that get you to that level.

Alternatively, just back up these folders:
C:\Program Files\World of Warcraft\WTF
C:\Program Files\World of Warcraft\Interface\Addons

Uninstall Warcraft, delete the C:\Program Files\World of Warcraft\ folder, then reinstall Warcraft and use the patches linked above to get to 2.4.3 (quite a bit of downloading, FYI) and then copy the folders we backed up back to their original locations.

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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeWed Oct 15, 2008 11:46 pm

Cool, thanks dude, I'll try it out
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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeThu Oct 16, 2008 1:08 am

OK, so a word to the wise, turn off autopatching because when I repair after 3.01 it drops me back to 3.01 instead of 2.0 or whatever, so I have to completely reinstall everything which wont be for a few days since Im in and out and I will have to repatch everything
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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeThu Oct 16, 2008 11:15 am

..hate auto-patching >< and i will never understand how to backpatch xD haha
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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeThu Oct 16, 2008 8:07 pm

Aw man, that sucks.



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lol that sucks!

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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeFri Oct 17, 2008 7:13 am

it happened to me when they jumped to 2.4.3 back patching sux but it must be done.
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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeFri Oct 17, 2008 10:00 am

hate this >< i borrowed a friends wow games when i installed, so i can't reinstall, so i guess that i can't backpatch? ..i don't get how you do it..
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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeFri Oct 17, 2008 12:14 pm

There was a procedure before 3.0, but now I can't seem to find a post 3.0 one. Also, I can say that I got autopatched twice now. I reinstalled the game last night while I was studying frantically for my exam today, and I had my computer patching this morning, but there is a point in the patching process where it starts downloading from the launcher instead of after opening the game, and of course while I wasnt paying attention I screwed myself again and have 3.0 . This is a pain in the ass Sad
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PostSubject: Re: A question   A question Icon_minitimeFri Oct 17, 2008 1:47 pm

is there any way to backpatch without reinstall?
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