Reaper Mangos 5082 – Easy WoW Private Server for WoW 2.3.3

Here we go again, another important and vital patch. Previously we took a vote using comments on the site and asked would you prefer a update that runs 2.3.3 or wait for a more compatible version. Well after countless tests on our Test-Server we have found only 2 very small bugs while running it. I highly recommend updating to this version because it applys major updates to the database and provides 2.3.3 support!

Updated in this Revision:

  • Support for Patch 2.3.3
  • ScriptDev2 Updated to 241
  • AuctionHouse Improvements
  • More Compatible Database
  • New Quests
  • New Items
  • New Objects
  • New NPC’s
  • Stormwind has 1/10th more NPC’s
  • Bug with humans getting confused with orcs by NPC’s
  • Zones Redone:
    • Blasted Lands
    • Swamp of Sorrows
    • Deadwind Pass
    • StrangleThorn Vale
    • Duskwood
    • Westfall
    • Redridge Mountains
    • Fix one Karazhan quest by adding missing spawns

Northern Subdivision


1. MySQL Database and the Guide on how to Install MySQL

2. World of Warcraft Client version 2.3.3

3. Updated DBC’s, VMAP’s, and MAPS Updated for 2.3.3!
DBC’s are already included as part of this release!

4. Mangos Server :

Reaper Mangos 5116 Has been released, so grab the new one :)

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Fresh Install:
Important Note : Fresh installation will overwrite your database

1. First you’ll need to install MySQL

2. Extracting Maps, DBC and VMaps from your World of Warcraft installation
(You can safely ignore the Patch-2, or any not found xxx-2 message)–This only happens if your extracting from patch 2.3.0

3. Run the reaper-x-mangos.bat inside the reaper-eazy-mangos folder, and you’ll see something like below image for an example, and then you just need to write the full path to your mysql installation directory (where mysql.exe and mysqldump.exe can be found) ;)

MySQL Input Directory

4. Selection Option 1 by pressing “1” on the keyboard and pressing enter.
Note: This will wipe out any previous versions of WoW you have in your database.

Jared ReaperMangos Version of Menu

6. After finished with all of the above process, all you have to do now is just open the file in your World of Warcraft installation directory (the default location can be found at C:\Program Files\World of Warcraft) using Notepad, Wordpad, or your favorite text editor and then …

Replace :

set realmlist
set patchlist

With :

set realmlist

and then save it and close File.

7. Now you just need to run mangosd.exe and realmd.exe from your mangos directory and then the next step would be creating your own username with your desired password for your own WoW server account as shown on below image followed by typing setgm to give yourself a GM level account

By the way, if you can’t see what you should type inside the mangosd window from the above image, actually you just need to type :

create username password

to create the account

setgm username 1-3

to give yourself GM Access at certain level (3 is the highest level and should only be used on your account while normal player is 0)

8. Finally if you have Burning Crusade client installed and want to be able to create Burning Crusade specific character, all you have to do is just type :

setbc username 1

to enable burning crusade expansion for your account :)

Optional :
If you want to change the server name into something else, you can use the reaper-x-mangos.bat to adjust it :)

Upgrading from 5045 Release:

1. Re-extract vmaps, maps and dbc because this version no longer supports the old World of Warcraft 2.3.2 installation and only supports the new 2.3.3

2. Go into your WoW Reaper Server Directory, and open reaper-eazy-mangos. Next I recommend opening the batch file and backing up your character data. This is optional though.

3. Open the Folder called “Upgrade” and run reaper-x-upgrade.bat.

4. Next type in the directory to the Bin Folder where your mysql.exe and mysqldump.exe files are located.

5. Then make sure that you are upgrading from the latest previous version or else you WILL corrupt your database and possibly lose your character data.
Upgrade Warning

Guide on how to Edit Mangos.Conf
Thanks for the Mangosd.conf edit guide Jeremy!

First off make sure that you have your MySQL running before doing anything.

You need to go back into the reaper folder (C:\Reaper-X-Easy-MaNGOS\reaper-eazy-mangos)
And run the batch file called reaper-x-mangos, there is an option there to setup your LAN or IP for use, This new batch file does correctly setup your DB to the IP you enter in this batch file. Once you’ve done that, if you haven’t gone back in to edit the config files in your reaper folder mentioned above, you need to do that, there is a section in there with this.

# Data directory setting.
# Important: DataDir needs to be quoted, as it is a string which may
# contain space characters.
DataDir = “C:\Reaper-X\data”

This is an example of waht it may look like. You need to change this to the path where you put your data folder with the maps, vmaps, and dbc’s.

Second, …

# Database connection settings for the world server.
# Default: hostname;port;username;password;database
# .;somenumber;username;password;database – use named pipes at Windows
# Named pipes: mySQL required adding “enable-named-pipe” to [mysqld] section my.ini
# .;/path/to/unix_socket;username;password;database – use Unix sockets at Unix/Linux
# Unix sockets: experimental, not tested
LoginDatabaseInfo = “;3306;ROOT;PASSWORD;realmd”
WorldDatabaseInfo = “;3306;ROOT;PASSWORD;mangos”
CharacterDatabaseInfo = “;3306;ROOT;PASSWORD;characters”

Above, you need to change the MANGO;MANGOS to your root DB name, likey it’s just root, and YOUR batabase (DB) password (you should know this)

YOU DO NOT CHANGE THE IP’S here or in the realmd file, ONLY THROUGH THAT BATCH FILE, i mentioned above. (that file does it for you)

Next open scriptdev2.conf and realmd.conf and edit the info for them to connect to your database as well.

Hope you enjoy this release if you have any questions feel free to post them as a comment below!


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561 comments on “Reaper Mangos 5082 – Easy WoW Private Server for WoW 2.3.3

  1. hello i got your program its seems nice since i cant use it because realmd.sql have an error (cannot load it into mysql nor with the installation prgram nor with sqlyog (program to open the mysql db)) is it because mysql is on 4.1 insted of 5.0?

  2. for all of you having error *******.map does not exist try this…

    change mangosd.conf files data dir=
    use the / instead of \
    if you still get error change were it says expansion=1 to expansion=0
    and it should work just fine it did for me :)

    and good luck on the flooding there…Hope it receeds…

  3. Reaper you are the GREATEST! thank you so so much for this file! it works perfectly! I spent over 20 hours trying to get the damn thing to work without much assistance from the likes of UDB team, trying so many compiles of MaNGOS and UDB core versions. I just can’t believe a simple google search that lead me to this site is all it took. Again, you’re awesome, great program, so simple to use and easy to install 10/10

  4. When i open mangoes.exe, it starts up. but then once everything has loaded, it comes up with windows error and crashes. how do i overcome this?

  5. Can my friends play with me online? If yes, how?… Im looking to make a server for me and a few of my friends, nothing big…

  6. i searched thru the above comments and found 2 people that have the same problem as me but no solutions =(

    when i run the extract-map it creates a folder and doesnt extract the maps and i dont no what i havent done or have done wrong

    plz help =)
    [email protected]

  7. Hey guys, I had everything goin great, then i connected to the regular game servers online…and now when even i start my own server, it does a “beep” …Dunno if that is normal…but anyways, it just hangs on “logging into game server” when I try to log into my server. Please help? :(

  8. ok i got a few questions …..
    1.. How can i make a Account sign up page for my website …
    2.. how can i set lvl caps and (Exp,Gold,armor and weapons Rates)
    3.. How do i add Music to the server like (I am Murloc)..

  9. i have the same problem shawn is but mine does not work even if i use the


    World Database:;3306;root;kellymp110733;mangos
    Could not connect to MySQL database at Can’t connect to MySQL server
    on ‘’ (10061)

    Cannot connect to world database;3306;root;kellymp110733;mangos


    that is the msg i get when running mangosd.exe and a similatr one occurs when running realmd.exe although all other things i run seem to work properly

  10. oatman, i have done the serv, now i need to make account reg site for it (its puplic) can you contact me by msnger or mail? ty

  11. (regarding Linux server) Actually, I’ve already got mangos and MySql installed. I just have no idea what I’m doing as far as setting up the necessary databases, etc. All of the information I’ve found on extracting files, etc., has been rather vague. I’m sure those who are experienced at this can decipher all of the vague information to get everything up and running in no time, but for those of us who are new to this (and especially those of us with no programming experience since the days of BASIC on the Apple II series), “vague” equates to “not helpful.”

    If I was setting up a Windows-based server, I could just follow your directions point-for-point, and I’d be good to go, but there’s nothing even close to that easy (at least, not that I’ve found) when it comes to setting up a Linux-based server.

  12. sorry for posting so much, but it says that my realm is offline, how do i put it online? i am running realmd.exe btw

  13. ok i figured out what i did wrong and was able to log on, but when i log on and go to the realm selections screen i can see my realm but it will not let me select it. any ideas as to what i can do to fix this?