Weakaura is a powerful World of Warcraft addon that allows players to view auras, timers and other important information on their screen. It is an incredibly powerful tool that can be used to create many different kinds of custom UI elements, from simple spell cooldown timers to complex boss encounters. Weakaura has been around since the early days of WoW, and it is still one of the most widely used addons. In this article, we will be discussing how to change the icon of a Weakaura in 2023.
Understanding Weakaura Icons
The icons associated with Weakaura are an important part of the addon’s functionality. They can be used to quickly identify which aura is active, and they also provide an aesthetically pleasing way to display the aura effects. Weakaura icons are typically stored in the addon folder within the World of Warcraft game folder. They are usually stored in the format of “.tga” images, which can be viewed with any image viewer program.
Changing The Icon
To change the icon of a Weakaura, open the addon folder within the World of Warcraft game folder. Locate the icon you wish to change and open it with an image viewer program. Once the icon has been opened, you can edit it using any image editing program. You can also create a new icon from scratch using a program such as Photoshop or GIMP. To save the new icon, make sure to save it in the “.tga” format.
Installing The New Icon
Once the new icon has been created, it must be installed into the Weakaura addon folder. To do this, open the addon folder within the World of Warcraft game folder and locate the icon you wish to replace. Select the new icon, and then click “Replace” to replace the old icon with the new one. Once the new icon has been installed, it will appear in the Weakaura interface.
Changing the icon of a Weakaura is a simple process that can be completed in just a few minutes. All you need is an image editing program, and the ability to save the icon in the “.tga” format. Once the new icon has been installed, it will appear in the Weakaura interface and can be used to quickly identify which aura is active. Weakaura is an incredibly powerful addon that continues to be one of the most popular addons for World of Warcraft players in 2023.