This article concerns content exclusive to the original World of Warcraft game release.
Level locking is the process of preventing your character from gaining XP, thus locking them at the current level when XP gain is stopped.
How to level lock
To keep your character from leveling higher for any reason, follow these steps:
- For the Horde faction:
- For the Alliance faction:
- After Patch 8.1.5 players with an experience lock active are now once again placed in a different bracket.