UPDATED ON: 29/04/13 (DD/MM/YYYY)
Version: For foreign client 5.3.0 on Chinese servers 5.3.0REMEMBER TO MAKE A COPY OF YOUR GAME
Playing on Chinese Servers with a Mac 1.
Install the foreign streaming client:Mirror #1 (English Version)2.
TODO EACH TIME AFTER A EU/US CLIENT UPDATE. In your wow folder make a copy of both wow.app
, then rename the copies into wow.app.bak
. Do not
touch those .bak files until the next foreign client update, so do not replace those files if you applied a chinese launcher update on your client.3.
In the \WoW\WTF folder make a copy of config.wtf
and rename it to config.wtf.bak
and modify the lines:
Set portal "us"
Set portal "cn"
If you can't find the line, just add it in. 4.
Download one of the font archive below, click to open it and drag it into your WoW folder. You should have \wow\Fonts folder (you need to do this if you want to read Chinese symbols in game.)
New fonts : http://wow-in-chinese.forum2jeux.com/t2385-new-font-for-english-client#224745.
Start the game with WoW.app
with the WoW Launcher!
Once your client has finished updating, go into your WoW folder and open Launcher.db (right-click, open-with, select TextEdit) and change xxXX (enUS, frFR, enGB for example) into:
Download a few addons to enhance gameplay.
Refer to other guides to help you: http://wow-in-chinese.forum2jeux.com/t1492-account-management-china-mainland-taiwan#13937
Last edited by Urubaen on Sat 25 May 2013 - 19:14; edited 5 times in total