By continuing to browse this website or by clicking on the X, you consent to the use of cookies that enable us to collect site-visit statistics and offer you videos, share buttons, personalized ads, and a chat feature. Learn more and set cookie preferences X

FR EN ES PT
Browse forums 
Ankama Trackers

[Guide] How to link client downloaded game to steam.

By iNTiMiD4T0R - MEMBER - January 15, 2016, 17:49:19

Hi,
Directly going into the matter,
Did you downloaded the game via downloading the client directly from the wakfu website? and wanted to link the game to your steam client without re downloading the game all together via steam? Well you can now do that without any issues and link your anakama account to wakfu without all the trouble and use the client and steam both alongside each other. Follow along and you are set to go.

Required tools.
1. Steam client
2. Wakfu
3. Multi commander (A file explorer tool.)

#Considerations
1. You already have wakfu installed via the direct client.
2. You want to link your wakfu game to steam.
3. Still want to use the normal client and access the game when steam give you issues. biggrin
4. Don't want to download the game multiple times.

Process :
(Note : If you already have the game downloaded via client to your system, reverse the same if you have did the download via steam.)

1. Download Wakfu from steam and wait until the launcher finishes downloading.
2. Once the process completes launch the same and it will bring up the updater.
3. Click on the gear icon on top then --> Actions --> open game folder.
4. Take the game folder path and open in multi commander.
5. Remove the "game" and "transition" folders from the steam folder.
6. Select the "game" and "transition" folders from the client side and create symbolic links to the steam folder.
7. Click on create link and there it goes.
8. Open up the steam client and run the game again. This time it wont download the game and you can start playing the game with your steam client and when not required you can open up the same using the normal client!
(best of both worlds. smile

 
[/center][center]
 
3 -1
Reply
Reactions 1
Score : -12

Thanks a lot <3

0 -1
Reply
Respond to this thread