Twitter integration is a game feature that was implemented with patch 6.1.0 which allows a player to connect their World of Warcraft account to their Twitter account to post tweets about obtaining rare items, earning an achievement or taking a screenshot and post it on Twitter from the game itself.

Steps to activate

  • During gameplay press ESC to open the Game Menu.
  • From the Game Menu click on the Interface option.
  • From the Interface, click on the Social tab.
  • From inside the Social tab, click on the checkbox of Enable Twitter Functionality to enable it.
  • Following the enabling of the checkbox, click on the Sign In button, which should have been enabled.
  • Following this, a Twitter window will be opened, requesting your user and password.
  • Once you have entered your information and authorize the third party application, an icon will appear with every item you collect, achievement earned, or screenshot taken.

Inside a tweet

When you click on the icon, a screenshot is taken and a window is opened. From inside, you can crop the screenshot and write a short message before sending it.


Patch changes

  • Battle for Azeroth Patch 8.1.5 (2019-03-12): Undocumented change.
    The character limit was increased from 140 to 280 characters.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.1.0 (2015-02-24): Added.

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