Wowpedia:Interface customization

What are AddOns? How do I install AddOns?
AddOns are Lua/XML files that can modify the WoW User Interface. You can install an addon by extracting its folder(s) into the addons directory:

World of Warcraft\_retail_\Interface\AddOns

How do I develop AddOns? Where can I get AddOns?
Start with Create a WoW AddOn in under 15 Minutes. They can be downloaded from CurseForge and WoWInterface or one of the addon updater clients.

Interface documentation

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API Reference

Technical Details

Development Resources

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WoW.tools

wowprogramming.com

Development Tools

Tutorials (HOWTOs)

  1. Introduction to Lua
  2. Create a WoW AddOn in under 15 Minutes
  3. Using the BigWigs Packager with GitHub Actions

YouTube

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ElinkIcon-youtube.png Paul Halliday: World of Warcraft AddOn Development

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