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Version: v7.48
by: funkydude [More]

Type /bcm to configure BasicChatMods, a basic and modular approach to chat customization.

By default BCM will allow you to drag your chat frames to the very edge of the screen, the remaining customization is done in BCM's modules which can be enabled or disabled at will.

A few of the current modules include:

  • Button Hiding
  • Channel Name Customization
  • Chat Copy
  • Font Customization
  • Chat Frame Justification
  • Player Name Customization
  • Real Id Class Coloring
  • Sticky Customization
  • Tell Target
  • Timestamp Customization
  • URL Copy

Class Colors: Are already provided by Blizzard, right-click chat frame tab > Settings > Tick Boxes
Combat Log Timestamps: Are already provided by Blizzard, right-click combat log tab > Settings > Formatting > Show Timestamp. Repeat this for every combat log, e.g. "Self", "Everything", "What happened to me?", "Kills".

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Unread 06-30-10, 11:56 AM  
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To move EditBox need:

FOR CLASSIC CHAT
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editbox.lua:

old:
local eb = ChatFrameEditBox

new:
local eb = ChatFrame1EditBox


FOR NEW IM-CHAT
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Now, each chat window has its EditBox.
Accordingly, now need to create multiple eb (eb1, eb2 and others) for each window and the associated EditBox by analogy with the solution for Classics Chat and separately configure it.

Enjoy
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Originally posted by Reiden33
Where is this line found or if it needs to be added... where to add the line?
i just added it in buttons. like so

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do
	ChatFrameMenuButton.Show = ChatFrameMenuButton.Hide
	ChatFrameMenuButton:Hide()

ChatFrame1:SetClampRectInsets(0,0,0,0)
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Originally posted by Mordread
Setting the insets to 0 should fix that.

ChatFrame1:SetClampRectInsets(0,0,0,0)

Where is this line found or if it needs to be added... where to add the line?
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I see also with 3.5 the edit bar isn't working. its always showing at the bottom.

and you cant resize the chat box any smaller

any fix for this.
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Originally posted by shank
I can't move the chat window up against the left side of the screen. Even if the buttons are hidden, the chat frame can not be placed flush against the left side. It's as if something is preventing the buttons from being placed off-screen even though they are hidden.
Setting the insets to 0 should fix that.

ChatFrame1:SetClampRectInsets(0,0,0,0)
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Originally posted by funkydude
I actually never did any kind of edit box customization, it was simply moved to the top, so I guess Blizzard added a border. But yeah I'll take a look at it when we get the patch next week.
There's now a new "IM" chatbox which has a frame visible at all times. However in your Blizz options letting you swtitch back to "classic" chat boxes removing that editbox.
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Thanks for taking the time to go into detail shank, I'll look into those issues on Wednesday.

Originally posted by shank
argh, I get happy that Blizz adds features brought to the game by our favorite addons, but then does it half way. A couple things of note:

Blizz's "mouse wheel scrolling in chat" lacks the feature of holding Shift when scrolling to jump to the very top or very bottom of the chat.

I can't move the chat window up against the left side of the screen. Even if the buttons are hidden, the chat frame can not be placed flush against the left side. It's as if something is preventing the buttons from being placed off-screen even though they are hidden.
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argh, I get happy that Blizz adds features brought to the game by our favorite addons, but then does it half way. A couple things of note:

Blizz's "mouse wheel scrolling in chat" lacks the feature of holding Shift when scrolling to jump to the very top or very bottom of the chat.

I can't move the chat window up against the left side of the screen. Even if the buttons are hidden, the chat frame can not be placed flush against the left side. It's as if something is preventing the buttons from being placed off-screen even though they are hidden.
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Again, these are vague statements. There's nothing broken with the current version. I don't anticipate changing much when EU gets patched.

What exactly needs "updated"?

Originally posted by delbinski
i would love to have me an update of this its mah favorite chat mod
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i would love to have me an update of this its mah favorite chat mod
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I actually never did any kind of edit box customization, it was simply moved to the top, so I guess Blizzard added a border. But yeah I'll take a look at it when we get the patch next week.

Originally posted by DaSaint79
I guess what I was asking for is the frame to be moved off the edit box. I liked the clean edit box w/ no border. Sorry for the misunderstanding.
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Unread 06-24-10, 03:46 PM  
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I guess what I was asking for is the frame to be moved off the edit box. I liked the clean edit box w/ no border. Sorry for the misunderstanding.
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I don't get it, what part of my comment & changelog was hard to understand? Anyway.. the next update will be after the EU gets patched, it should work fine for now.
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Unread 06-24-10, 11:02 AM  
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I pray this gets updated...
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Unread 06-23-10, 05:14 PM  
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the new chat scares me, is funk updating bcm?
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