How do I install League of Legends (LoL) on a computer?

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    HOW DO I INSTALL LEAGUE OF LEGENDS (LOL) ON A COMPUTER?

    1. Download the LoL client installer for PC [Download] or Mac [Download].
    2. Launch the installer and follow the prompts in the setup wizard. This wizard will install the basic patcher for LoL.
    3. Launch League of Legends and the patcher will complete the installation of the game client.
    4. Press the Launch button at the top of the patcher screen and the game client will open.
    5. The game client will continue to download the rest of the game. You may login to the client during this time but will be unable to start a game until the download is complete.

    If there are concerns with having to download the full LoL client installation to a large amount of computers, you may set up a cache server to deliver LoL’s files across your network. Click here for details.