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Can't find downloaded maps

Discussion in 'Warcraft Discussion' started by DimestoreSaint, Nov 30, 2018.

  1. DimestoreSaint

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    Hey y'all.

    Got sort of a noob question here. I've downloaded many different maps and put them in wc3/maps but when i enter Wc3 (LAN) I cant find it/host it. Same goes with alot of maps. I got the wc3 map under Computer - Documents - WC3.

    What am I doing wrong? Some maps work, some does not. Oh and I assume its for Reign of chaos, not FT.

    Also, sorry if i put this in the wrong section.
     
  2. Ralle

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    Since a recent patch, maps are actually stored in a user-specific folder instead of inside the program folder. Take a look in:
    C:\Users\YourUsername\Documents\Warcraft III

    But I believe that is only for Frozen Throne. As Reign of Chaos is unsupported (? CC: @Kam) maybe you must still put them in C:\Program Files\Warcraft III\Maps.

    Another problem could be that only .w3m files actually work in RoC and any w3x are for Frozen Throne.
     
  3. Daffa

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    Any RoC maps are suppose to work with TFT, but not vice versa.
    Some maps are patch exclusive. Any maps using 1.29+ will not be playable with 1.28 and below.