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Access to path

Postby bamfcah » Thu Apr 19, 2018 12:46 am

Hello, it's been about 6 months since last time I was online and I'm getting a friend of mine online. We downloaded the launcher but when we try to launch it we get an error.


Access to the path
'C:\Users\YaddaYadda\desktop\WoW-Mania-2.3.1\Data\enGB\realmlist.wtf'
is denied

When I click okay the launcher starts but never downloads anything.

Any help?
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Re: Access to path

Postby Hajzlopuc » Thu Apr 19, 2018 4:59 am

Hello,

that probably means that your 'realmlist.wtf' file is read-only and launcher is trying to write into it. You can solve this easily.
Right-click the file -> Properties -> Un-check Read-only attribute and save.
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Re: Access to path

Postby Janitor » Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:38 am

You need to do the following:

1. Move the wow client to the root of your driver (Ex.: c:\wow-mania)
2. Make sure that the file realmlist.wtf is NOT read-only
3. Make sure the client folder is not read-only either
4. Add the client folder to the list of exceptions of your anti-virus
5. Start Launcher as Admin

Check our tutorial here:
viewtopic.php?f=16&t=35

also, check this video:
https://youtu.be/UdeXtu9lcFA


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