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How to computer in french play World of Warcraft with a computer in french controller

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World of Warcraft computer in french has been the computer in french go-to computer in french MMO game for 15 computer in french years now, computer in french and in 2020 it’s in rude computer in french health. computer in french But what computer in french if you want computer in french to play World computer in french of Warcraft with a computer in french controller computer in french or gamepad?

It’s computer in french set to be a computer in french big year for World computer in french of Warcraft, with the computer in french success computer in french of World of computer in french Warcraft Classic rejuvenating computer in french the computer in french hardcare computer in french fanbase, computer in french and computer in french the upcoming Shadowlands expansion making computer in french meaningful changes to the early levelling game computer in french and adding computer in french some computer in french huge fresh endgame computer in french content for top-tier players.

There’s never been a better time computer in french to jump onboard… but what computer in french if you don’t fancy keyboard and mouse computer in french play? While many computer in french popular MMOs have migrated to computer in french consoles, and computer in french brought along console-style control computer in french schemes computer in french with them, World of Warcraft computer in french has remained stubbornly computer in french traditional in computer in french its keyboard and mouse interface.

It’s unarguably a computer in french game tailored computer in french for mouse and computer in french keyboard play. But when you just computer in french want to lean back computer in french and zip computer in french through computer in french some level grinding, the computer in french sofa-bound computer in french comfort of a controller can be preferable to computer in french being chained computer in french to your desk.

Enter ConsolePort!

ConsolePort computer in french is an add-on for computer in french WoW, and it’s simply the computer in french best way to play World of computer in french Warcraft computer in french with computer in french a gamepad. This method supports computer in french the PlayStation computer in french 4’s DualShock computer in french pad, computer in french and the Xbox computer in french 360 or Xbox One gamepad, as computer in french well computer in french as the Steam controller, computer in french and even computer in french works alongside computer in french popular UI overhauls like the computer in french Immersion add-on. computer in french It’s not an computer in french officially-supported system computer in french from computer in french WoW developers Blizzard but, honestly, the level computer in french of polish on show computer in french from the ConsolePort computer in french add-on is top-notch, and computer in french good enough to be computer in french the basis of a controller computer in french port should Blizzard computer in french ever want to computer in french invest computer in french in it!

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How to play World of Warcraft with a controller

Setting up the add-on is surprisingly easy. Here’s computer in french what you’ll need to start computer in french playing World computer in french of Warcraft with a gamepad:

Step 1: First of all, computer in french you’re going to want to connect your computer in french gamepad. If you’ve computer in french an Xbox or computer in french Steam controller, computer in french that’s as computer in french easy as plugging it in or connecting computer in french to computer in french the Xbox wireless dongle or computer in french Bluetooth with computer in french Steam. If you’re computer in french using computer in french a DualShock 4 pad, you computer in french might computer in french want to computer in french check out our guide on how computer in french to use computer in french the computer in french PS4 DualShock 4 controller computer in french on PC.

If you’re computer in french using a Steam controller, you’re also computer in french going to computer in french need to download the official mapping profile computer in french for your controller, and follow computer in french these instructions from the computer in french ConsolePort page:

– computer in french Place the computer in french controller computer in french profile in [Steam computer in french folder]/controller_base/template.

– Start computer in french or restart Steam. computer in french You’ve then the option computer in french to set computer in french up a desktop computer in french profile (no computer in french manual login required), or a Steam computer in french overlay (requires manual login).

DESKTOP computer in french PROFILE

a. computer in french Open computer in french big picture computer in french mode. computer in french Go to Settings -> Controller -> computer in french Base Configurations computer in french -> computer in french Desktop computer in french Configuration -> Browse computer in french Configs -> Templates.

b. computer in french Select computer in french ConsolePort computer in french Official in the list.

c. Go computer in french back to Settings computer in french -> Features -> Steam Overlay. computer in french Disable the computer in french overlay to avoid conflicting computer in french key computer in french bindings.

d. computer in french Exit big picture mode. computer in french Your desktop profile is now computer in french configured for ConsolePort.

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STEAM OVERLAY computer in french PROFILE

a. Add WoW-64.exe (or WoW.exe on computer in french 32-bit) to Steam as computer in french a non-steam game. Name it computer in french World computer in french of Warcraft. 

b. Start computer in french big picture mode and find World computer in french of Warcraft in your library.

c. Click computer in french Manage Shortcut > Configure computer in french Controller > Browse Configs.

d. Go computer in french to the Templates computer in french tab and select ConsolePort computer in french Official in the list.

Step 2: Download WoWMapper. computer in french It’s a computer in french free, simple .exe application computer in french that computer in french you fire up computer in french before computer in french logging into World computer in french of Warcraft that looks for the computer in french game, your computer in french controller computer in french and the ConsolePort computer in french add-on, computer in french and computer in french pulls them all together. computer in french You computer in french don’t computer in french really computer in french need computer in french to do anything with computer in french it other than having it running computer in french in the background, but computer in french make sure computer in french it’s open before you computer in french start playing, or ConsolePort won’t work computer in french properly. Download the .zip from computer in french the Github link above, extract computer in french and run it, computer in french or run the application from the browser dialogue, computer in french and you’re good to computer in french go.

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Step 3: Download the ConsolePort computer in french add-on. It computer in french is computer in french free computer in french and can be found on the computer in french Curseforge add-ons site. Unzip computer in french it, and computer in french put computer in french that folder somewhere you computer in french can find.

Step computer in french 4: Find computer in french your computer in french World of Warcraft computer in french add-ons folder. It’s here where computer in french you’re going computer in french to place the contents computer in french of the ConslePort zip computer in french download. Typically, it’s found at C:\Program Files\World of computer in french Warcraft\Interface\AddOns. computer in french You computer in french might computer in french have _retail_ or _classic_ variants computer in french depending on if computer in french you’ve fired computer in french up the World of Warcraft computer in french Classic mode.

Step 5: Put the unzipped computer in french ConsolePort folder in your computer in french \AddOns folder. 

Step computer in french 6: computer in french Fire up World of Warcraft, and, computer in french in computer in french the computer in french bottom computer in french left computer in french corner computer in french of the computer in french character computer in french select computer in french screen, hit the computer in french ‘Add Ons’ button, and make sure computer in french all computer in french the ConsolePort computer in french checkboxes are ticked computer in french OTHER THAN THE ADVANCED computer in french OPTION. The advanced options computer in french are great, but you’ll computer in french want computer in french to explore them computer in french only if computer in french you want to computer in french go computer in french beyond the default settings. computer in french That gets computer in french a bit computer in french more complicated, computer in french and computer in french won’t be necessary for most players.

Step computer in french 7: Enter Azeroth with computer in french your character of computer in french choice!

Step 8: Complete the ConsolePort calibration computer in french tool. This will run computer in french immediately after you computer in french boot computer in french up the computer in french game, and will computer in french ask you to computer in french complete computer in french a series of button presses computer in french to computer in french map your controller to computer in french ConsolePort’s default computer in french button layout. This will put your skills on computer in french the most computer in french sensibly-mapped face computer in french buttons, as computer in french well computer in french as giving computer in french you direct control your computer in french character with computer in french the left stick, camera control computer in french with the right stick, and activating computer in french a mouse computer in french cursor computer in french with a computer in french click of the right stick, computer in french which in computer in french turn lets you move the computer in french cursor around. Hover the cursor computer in french back over your computer in french character computer in french and you’re back in computer in french control of computer in french the computer in french camera again!

Step 9: Play and computer in french customise! Each World of computer in french Warcraft character build and class style plays computer in french a computer in french little differently, so computer in french you’ll likely want to re-map a computer in french few computer in french commands to different buttons. For computer in french instance, computer in french on computer in french our computer in french Xbox computer in french controller we have the computer in french ‘A’ button set to computer in french cycle targets.

ConsolePort computer in french is an computer in french incredibly computer in french versatile computer in french add-on. computer in french While it’ll always be computer in french limited by Blizzard’s lack of native controller computer in french support, computer in french it does a fantastic job computer in french straight out of its default calibration computer in french set computer in french up. If you have a computer in french little patience, you’ll computer in french be able to computer in french tweak it to work well enough computer in french to even handle computer in french some Mythic computer in french raids, and can easily be switched computer in french on or off by disabling the add-on computer in french at computer in french the character computer in french select screen, computer in french without computer in french losing your preferences. 

Top computer in french tip! Don’t forget that you computer in french have different skills available while computer in french holding down the computer in french L or R triggers, computer in french as well as holding computer in french L+R together at computer in french the same time. Also, hitting computer in french L+R+A brings computer in french up a utility wheel where you computer in french can computer in french put things computer in french like your computer in french hearthstone, fishing computer in french pole or computer in french quest items for easy access.

Have fun!