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08-09-19, 09:24 AM   #1
A Chromatic Dragonspawn
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Minion and WoW Classic

I have no faith in Twitch being able to cope with the separation of _retail_ and _classic_ addons so I'm looking at switching to Minion to manage my updates.

It doesn't appear that Minion currently has support for both _retail_ and _classic_ so I'm asking if there are plans to do so and if a time frame has been established?
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08-09-19, 12:14 PM   #2
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Minion can support anything you want it just doesn't auto detect _classic_ at the moment.

Press the big [+] sign and navigate to your classic addon folder and add it. Then right click the new World of Warcraft game it just added to the list on the left and rename it to WoW Classic or anything you like.

Then when installing AddOns under the Find tab just make sure to choose the classic category

Last edited by Dolby : 08-09-19 at 12:34 PM.
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08-10-19, 10:47 AM   #3
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Nothing happens when i navigate to the addons folder. After i click on chose folder Minion goes back to "Select a game and find the AddOn folder"
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08-10-19, 02:53 PM   #4
A Murloc Raider
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I had had really mixed results with Minion and WoW Classic thus far.. I have tried both the 64-bit and 32-bit and am still having issues..

If I download an addon from Minion, it shows up within my Installed addons for that session, once I close Minion and open it again, Minion stops detecting that you have it installed. For instance, I have DBM Classic installed, if I look for it in Find More, it is marked as Installed. However, in my Installed, all I see are two addons and a bunch of others are missing.

Its like something is missing from the folders of addons that Minion is looking for but can't find?
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08-13-19, 10:56 AM   #5
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I'm also having issues... the path is correct in Minion however the addon window is blank and when I click on Find More it's also blank. When I switch to ESO, it works perfectly fine. Here are some screenshots: https://imgur.com/a/tCIG3cc
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