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6.0.3

QuestGuru  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: 2.3.06
by: Lazare69, Gregity, mrobrian

QuestGuru is a Quest Log enhancer.


Features include:

  • Enhanced quest display in the log
  • Patch 6.0 broke QuestGuru, so this is a completely different monster
  • Conforms to the WOD map quest log (Tooltips for quests and icons showing quest status)
  • Added full time quest level in front of quest name



For those who are missing the Quest Tracker of QuestGuru, try Sorha Quest Log @http://www.curse.com/addons/wow/sorhaquestlog
I have been using it for a little while and is not half bad


TO-DO's:
  • Will try and revamp the quest tracker as I love it also. But wanted to get the Log out ASAP.
  • Try to bring back the other features of the old QuestGuru (Sounds, announcements, etc.)

F A Q
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Q. How do I post a Bug Report?
  • Note:
  • Please include the version of QuestGuru you are using and copy/paste the error message you receive.
  • Please describe what you were doing when the error happened. This will help tremendously.


Q. How do I turn on auto-tracking of quests?
  • A - Look in the options for the game itself, not QuestGuru. Under Objectives there are options to set when to track quests. QuestGuru does not duplicate these settings in its own options as it could become problematic and it is not necessary to duplicate options already available.



Q. Where can I find a version compatible with WoW patch x?
  • A. QuestGuru is supported for the current Expansion and Patch level running on the live servers. PTR versions may be supported as Alpha or Beta releases, but I offer no guarantee.

QuestGuru ChangeLog
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Version 2.3.06
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Reports of problems came in.
Went thru with fine toothed comb and got them beggars outta here.

Version 2.3.04
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Changed versioning numbers (got rid of -6000). Repaired some minor bugs, introduced QuestGuru's version number and player's name, level and class to title bar :) Added sound to collapsing and expanding quest zone / type headers.

Version 2.3.02-60000
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Found corruption in zip file, fixed and uploaded tested and working copy

Version 2.3.01-60000
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Massive rework of the QuestGuru code. Right now the tracker is not working :(

Version 2.2.18-50400
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QuestGuru
(no changes)
QuestGuru_Tracker
* Normalizing the version numbers between QuestGuru & QuestGuru_Tracker to the same value. This will be the main change log henceforth.
* fix Achievement to ignore update events that happen during portals (between leaving and entering world events)
The update event would fire, but Blizzard was reporting no achievements during that time so the QGT would
"UnTrack" the Achievements and so there would be none when the display tried to update (and therefore currLine was zero and j was nil)
* Look at the oldChangeLog in QuestGuru_Tracker for older updates to the tracker

Version 2.2.17-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Changing the Version number so Curse will see that it's different

Version 1.5.16-50400 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* fix QGT_Achievement.lua to handle Blizzard not returning an integer value on the slider

Version 2.2.16-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Removed a bit of diagnostic code accidently left in.

Version 2.2.15-50400 (QuestGuru)
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* Change logic around QuestLog_OnShow to use secure hook functions to resolve
a taint issue introduced by patch 5.4.1 (Shame on you Blizzard).

Version 2.2.14-50400 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.15-50400 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* TOC change for patch 5.4

Version 2.2.14-50300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.15-50300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* TOC change for patch 5.3
* Fixed a problem in QGT_Achievements that caused the Tracker to fail (Tracker)
* Big thanks to CMTitan who provided code to handle Scenarios that came out with MoP (Tracker)

Version 2.2.13-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Added a new sound option to announce (Thank you Drizt)
* Added a snippet of code to fix a rare QuestLog layout problem. Drizt ran into this again in MoP & kindly shared his fix for the issue.
* Fixed a few more places where party handling was changed in MoP/Patch 5.0.4.
* Changed the Debug message for the objectives not returning data to be sensitive to the debug setting.

Version 1.5.14-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Fixed another place where party handling was changed in MoP/Patch 5.0.4.

Version 2.2.12-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Blizzard API GetQuestLogLeaderBoard is failing to return information for the identified objective & quest on some quests.
I changed the code to look for no information return and simply bypass processing for that objective after dumping some info into the chatlog.
I've added a slashcommand to invoke the routine at will: "/qg testui1"
For me, it's failing on "Shadow Wardens" and perhaps that's because the world tree marks are currency, not "items".
If the quest is an event quest (get 150 marks) then the type of quest should be event and the numObjectives should be zero.

Version 2.2.11-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Error being reported by some @ line 410 of QuestGuru.lua. Added some diagnostic code when text == nil

Version 2.2.10-50001 (QuestGuru)
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* Removed some leftover diagnostic messages

Version 1.5.13-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Fixed a problem with the Achievement Tracking

Version 2.2.9-50001 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.12-50001 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Both - Updated several items for compatability with Mists of Panderia (Patch 5.0.x)

Version 2.2.7-40300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.10-40300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Latest revision of the Russian localization now incorporated. Thank you again StingerSoft!
* Removed some unused code. Frame "QG_QuestLogTitleMenu"
* Fixed the SetBindings problem that would cause all bindings to occassionally get lost.

Version 2.2.6-40300 (QuestGuru)
Version 1.5.9-40300 (QuestGuru_Tracker)
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* Made several localization changes. Enabled $substitution variables in announcer to be localized as well.
* Incorporated a brand new localization for Chinese(zhCN). Credit to Honooon with many thanks.
* Incorporated an updated localization for Russian(ruRU). Credit to StingerSoft with many thanks also.
* Updated all of the localizations (even the new ones) to synchronize variable names
* I based the updates upon the default (American) localization file.
* I removed variables that were no longer in the base localization file (most moved to the QuestGuru_Tracer localization)
* and added missing variables (in American)
* We now have localizations for German, French, Russian, and Chinese (zhCN & zhTW).
* I would really appreciate it if speakers of those languages sent me updates to them.
* There are some new variables in the localizations that need translation!

Version 2.2.5-40300
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* The History button call to QuestCompletist has been fixed.

Version 2.2.4a-40300
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* Refixed an issue in QuestGuru_Tracker\QGT_Quests.lua where SaveBindings sometimes received an invalid value because GetCurrentBindingSet() would return other than nil, 1, or 2.

Version 2.2.4-40300
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* Fixed the TOC for 4.3 cata
* MrObrien has asked that somebody pickup and work on the QuestGuru so I will try and do some updates as I can't play without this mod.
Addon home is www.wowinterface.com and you can PM me there if you like. Gregity is the name.
I will be making small changes to get used to the codebase before I try anything like a major update.
* Fixed an issue in QuestGuru_Tracker/QGT_Quests.lua where SaveBindings sometimes received an invalid value because GetCurrentBindingSet() would return nil
* No other new information has been added (yet).

Version 2.2.3
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* Fixes for when scrolling the quest log
* The quest log frame will now remember where it was when moved

Version 2.2.2
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* Tracker achievement bug fixes and flashing for completed remote quests

Version 2.2.1
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* Tracker bug fix that was causing game crashes

Version 2.2
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* Added quest levels to NPC dialogs where possible
* Added "Sound\\Creature\\Peasant\\PeasantWhat3.wav" to the list of sound options

Version 2.1
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* Removed the History, I recommend using Quest Completist
* Fixes for Cataclysm
* Special thanks to Dridzy and Cartman for their invaluable contributions

Version 2.0 Beta 2
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* QuestGuru now modifies the quest log to add quest level and checkboxes for tracking quests (like previous versions of QuestGuru)

Version 2.0 Beta 1
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* Incorporated History function, QuestGuru History is no longer a separate module
* QuestGuru is now a modification of the built-in quest log, rather than a replacement
* History is no longer stored on your computer but is retrieved from the server instead
* Removed some features that were causing problems and slimmed down the addon to reduce memory usage
* Upgraded to ChatThrottleLib v21
Archived Files (10)
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Date
2.3.04
8kB
Lazare69
10-27-14 10:08 PM
2.3.02-60000
9kB
Lazare69
10-21-14 05:42 AM
2.3.01-60000
47kB
Lazare69
10-20-14 03:41 AM
2.2.18-50400
84kB
Lazare69
11-15-13 11:42 PM
2.2.17-50400
83kB
Gregity
11-15-13 01:03 AM
2.2.16-50400b
83kB
Gregity
11-04-13 12:54 PM
2.2.16-50400
77kB
Gregity
11-02-13 09:14 PM
2.2.14-50400
86kB
Gregity
09-15-13 04:48 PM
2.2.14-50300
80kB
Gregity
05-21-13 10:39 PM
2.2.13-50001
78kB
Gregity
09-06-12 09:56 PM


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Unread 08-17-09, 05:02 AM  
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Re: Header problems...

Originally posted by mrobrian
I have still not been able to duplicate the problem some people are having of some headers showing "(0)" even though there are quests that should be displayed there. One thing that NOBODY has been telling me is what the header is and what, exactly, the quest is that's missing. I'm still thinking that some other addon is collapsing headers in the quest log, which will cause this problem to show up, so all I can assume is that those people who are running into this problem are using another quest-related addon that I'm not.

I did make a change that should help with this problem, but I've also been in the middle of adding a new feature, so the next version isn't ready for release yet.

Playing on My Death Knight I noticed this (0) Error on the quests I had in Zangarmarsh, Underbog and Silithus. In order to display these Quest I had to disable all of quest guru and use only the tracker. I had the first 5 quests you can get for underbog. so I am not sure what you will have to do to test it. just trying to give you a small list of possible test quests.
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Lightheaded

As I sometimes do, I closed the LH window that is attached to the quest log frame. With QuestGuru enabled, I cannot expand it again now - it just goes 1/4 of the way and disappears again. I have to detach it to see it.
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Re: Re: Re: no more announcer

Hmm, that's strange. If you go into the options, in the lower left corner is a "Defaults" button. Click that, then choose "These Settings" and all the text will be back, then just click Ok.

Originally posted by Personwholoveswow
before the patch if you went into the options for the announcer it was auto populated with the text that you needed. after the patch it is no longer in there is why i asked what it was that you had typed in there
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Header problems...

I have still not been able to duplicate the problem some people are having of some headers showing "(0)" even though there are quests that should be displayed there. One thing that NOBODY has been telling me is what the header is and what, exactly, the quest is that's missing. I'm still thinking that some other addon is collapsing headers in the quest log, which will cause this problem to show up, so all I can assume is that those people who are running into this problem are using another quest-related addon that I'm not.

I did make a change that should help with this problem, but I've also been in the middle of adding a new feature, so the next version isn't ready for release yet.
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Another Option?

Anyone got an optional Mod to use, since this mods taking time to get working again?
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Re: Re: no more announcer

before the patch if you went into the options for the announcer it was auto populated with the text that you needed. after the patch it is no longer in there is why i asked what it was that you had typed in there


Originally posted by mrobrian
Nothing has changed with the announcer for a while, so I'm not sure what you are asking me to reimplement, but the default for quest completion is "$qlink $complete!"
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0 quests

I also have this problem and cannot determine a cause for it. Tried the solution the below poster tried as well, to no avail, but my other toon is fine. Additionally, it only happened to me starting last night, which is even more odd. Haven't found a conflict or anything either.
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I have encountered the 0 quest bug as well.

I have 3 accounts and the problem only appears on one of them. I removed the whole account from the WTF directory and cleared the cache.

I also reset all of the interface settings (this is a pain in the ass) to see if one of the settings was causing this issue.

None of these steps have resolved the issue.

I only have 2 80's on the account in question and they are the only ones that are having this issue.

My other 80's on the other 2 accounts do not have this problem.

Let me know what else I can do to try and debug this. This is a programmers nightmare.
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FIRST- was doing the quest with Ringo in Un'goro Crater, when clicking to take the quest from ringo i have gotton a message, that this addon is blocking and i should dissable it and try again? Clicked on him again and it when through.. hope ya can look into this... =)

2nd- when hovering over the start npc or the end npc, the coords are like 23.22, 12.8 and the reg coords on the quest are just 23,12 any way of taking the (.) and the last number out from the coords?
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Working on it...

I am working on a new version with bug fixes. I have been unable to duplicate the bug some people are seeing where a section will say you have zero quests when you do have quests.

If you are having problems with the tracker, such as achievement errors or it not showing up, go in to your "WTF\Account\[Account Name]\[Realm Name]\[Character Name]\Saved Variables" folder and delete the QuestGuru_Tracker.lua file. You will have to retrack any quests you want tracked and your settings will be set back to default, but it should take care of most people's problems.

I haven't seen it mentioned here yet, but people on other sites are saying that after updating quests are no longer autotracking. If this is the case, go into the settings for the GAME, not QuestGuru, and check your settings in the Objectives section.
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Originally posted by shinku
i'm having an issue with questguru only after this last patch.

in the quest log it has all the zones for the quest in my log but it says (0) next to them and does not show the quest.
Same with me and I have turned off ALL addons but this one and it shows I have quests in the header but will not show the actual quests.

**EDIT UPDATE**

I used a savedvariables client (Curse client has one built-in) to clean all QuestGuru savedvariables and it now seems to be working good. I would suggest anyone having this issue to do that and see if it fixes the problem.
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Love this addon! I always seem to come back to it.

My only gripe, is there are no commands that can be macroed. For example, I'd love to be able to type "/questguru announcer off" for instance to disable the quest progress announcements, as it gets spammy in instances, and navigating through the interface options is a pain and can take more clicks than I think are necessary. Any chance that could get implemented?
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i'm having an issue with questguru only after this last patch.

in the quest log it has all the zones for the quest in my log but it says (0) next to them and does not show the quest.
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Smile Tracker

Mrobrian i still have problems with my tracker not showing at all i have deleted all wtf related files to questguru and istalled newest version and still nothing i really need help i cant do q's without your tracker is the best out there.Plz give a reply how i can fix this??No q i take lets the tracker show at all.
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Try to delete all QuestGuru-related files in your WTF folder.
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