Tag Archives: interface

Paladinning in Warlords of Draenor

Once again, we’re on the eve of a new expansion. Tonight, many of you will be logging in and starting the grind from 90 to 100. For the first time in a long time, many of you will actually be … Continue reading

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Patch 6.0.2 Survival Guide

Patch 6.0.2 is upon us, and with it comes a host of changes to the game and our class. This post is your quick and easy guide to making the transition from raiding in 5.4.8 to raiding in the brave … Continue reading

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5.4 WeakAuras Strings

Patch 5.4 is here, and that means it’s time for a WeakAuras update.  The first and perhaps most important piece of news is that WeakAuras has moved.  The original author quit updating it two years ago, and Stanzilla has been … Continue reading

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Patch 5.3 WeakAuras Configuration

Since 5.2, I’ve made a few modifications to my WeakAuras configuration.  Nothing major, but definitely some quality-of-life improvements. One option that WeakAuras lacks is the ability to set a trigger based on Spell ID and time remaining.  You can do … Continue reading

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Tankadin WeakAuras Strings: 5.1 update

Many of you noticed that a few of the elements of my WeakAuras setup broke with 5.1.  Blizzard made a change to the return values of UnitBuff, which was throwing off the Vengeance display.  And the Sacred Shield and Bastion … Continue reading

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UI Construction and Key Bindings

In the comments on my most recent WeakAuras post, several people said that they’d be interested in hearing about my user interface (UI) and keybinding setups.  I discussed my UI setup briefly about a year ago, but it’s probably worth … Continue reading

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Tankadin WeakAuras Strings: 5.0.5

Edit: Many people were having trouble importing the strings, including myself when I tried. After some digging, I figured out the problem – there seems to be an upper limit on how long an exported string can be. The groups … Continue reading

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WeakAuras Strings – Protection Paladins

A good UI is a key to mastering any class.  I’ve talked about my UI once before, so I’m not going to go into great detail about how I organize things in this post.  However, about 3 or 4 months … Continue reading

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