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Version: 2.2.18-50400
by: Gregity, mrobrian
QuestGuru is a Quest Log enhancer.

Features include:
- Enhanced quest display in the log
- Built-in announcer with customizable messages
- Quest progress sounds
- Custom Tracker which can be used independantly of QuestGuru, or in conjunction for full functionality
- Localization ability. Submit yours!

**New & Updated Localizations
If you have a translation, please feel free to upload it on the Optional Files tab and send me a PM. Likewise if you have an update to one, please PM me.

F A Q
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Q. How do I post a Bug Report?
A. Go to www.wowinterface.com and search for QuestGuru. Go to the AddOn and on the right side there is a selection called "Bugs" click on that. You will need to be signed in to WoW Interface to create 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 2.2.18-50400
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QuestGuru
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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
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Old 06-12-09, 10:49 PM  
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Feature I'd like to request

Any possible way to split the Frame in two and have the availability to hide the quest details, in other word, I'd like for just the quest list (left side) to be shown until I click on a certain quest and then have it open to the details side (right side)

Similar to how QuestGuru and Lightheaded are I'd like to be able to have the option of having lightheaded open and the left side of questguru

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Old 06-12-09, 12:39 PM  
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Originally posted by mrobrian

The game decides the position for the tooltips, I just tell it to show them.
I think you might be misunderstanding me. I do not mean the game tooltips, I mean the tooltips on the tracker itself when you mouseover a quest objective or title. These do not appear in the default tooltip area that I have set with TipTac, indicating to me that they are special tips. If you could let me know the name of your tooltips, I can see if the TipTac author can add them to the addon and make them appear where my other tips are (it works for most special tips but not those). Basically though, this means that the quest objective tooltips are only out of the way if you have the tracker on the right side of your screen, and they cover up the tracker objectives if you have it on the left side of your screen. If you move your tracker to the left side of the screen then mouseover an objective in the tracker itself you'll see what I mean. I understand if its not something that will/can be implemented, but like I said, if you can give me the name of the tooltips I can probably hook TipTac into them and move them myself.

Regarding the keybindings, I guess I understand, but sometimes I want to see my achievement tracker (for example in a raid) but not my quest tracker, and manually going in and unselecting the quests so that the tracker disappears is not ideal IMO. Of course, I can just deal with the quest and achievements being tracked in the same window then; I'll miss the multi window functionality but I want the keybinding more so I'll live. =)

Thanks for your prompt reply and keep up the great work!
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There will be a single keybinding to hide the trackers. I figure if someone still wants one visible they can have just that one showing, or minimize the other and have them overlap or something.

At some point I will be working on separating the options for the tracker and achievement windows so that they can have their own settings.

The game decides the position for the tooltips, I just tell it to show them.

Originally posted by xtoq
Thanks! Although I think that there should be a keybinding for the quest and achievement window, since you can separate them. Just a thought though; I was using Goose to hide the tracker in raids, but then I couldn't see the achievement tracker unless I separated them. Which brings me nicely to my next request...

I think it would be a great idea to allow the tracker and achievement window to anchor from the top/bottom independently. When I have them separated, I might want the achievement tracker to anchor from the bottom, but not the quest tracker or vice versa.

Lastly, I have a small "bug" or perhaps just an oversight. When you dock the tracker to the left side of the screen, the tooltips that normally pop up on the left (and therefore out of the way) when its docked on the right pop up on top of the tracker. Maybe some option to choose where the tooltips pop up at, or just automagically let them pop to the opposite side of the tracker?

Thanks again for all your hard work. As a future note, do you prefer bugs/feature requests to be posted on a particular site?
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Old 06-12-09, 11:01 AM  
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Re: What happened?

If you don't want to use the QuestGuru Tracker, disable the QuestGuru Tracker addon before you log in to your character.

Originally posted by Tearstar
Where did the option to toggle the tracker off entirely go, I use questhelper's tracker and since I updated to latest version I can't get rid of it. I use a script on a macro to Frame:Hide(); but it keeps coming back on various conditions. Can we have that put back in please.
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What happened?

Where did the option to toggle the tracker off entirely go, I use questhelper's tracker and since I updated to latest version I can't get rid of it. I use a script on a macro to Frame:Hide(); but it keeps coming back on various conditions. Can we have that put back in please.
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Originally posted by mrobrian
I've not really messed with key bindings too much yet, but I'll see what I can do. Since "L" opens and closes the QuestGuru window, maybe Shift-L to show/hide the tracker? Just as a default, of course, it could be changed in the in-game key binding window.... I'll look into that for the next version.
Thanks! Although I think that there should be a keybinding for the quest and achievement window, since you can separate them. Just a thought though; I was using Goose to hide the tracker in raids, but then I couldn't see the achievement tracker unless I separated them. Which brings me nicely to my next request...

I think it would be a great idea to allow the tracker and achievement window to anchor from the top/bottom independently. When I have them separated, I might want the achievement tracker to anchor from the bottom, but not the quest tracker or vice versa.

Lastly, I have a small "bug" or perhaps just an oversight. When you dock the tracker to the left side of the screen, the tooltips that normally pop up on the left (and therefore out of the way) when its docked on the right pop up on top of the tracker. Maybe some option to choose where the tooltips pop up at, or just automagically let them pop to the opposite side of the tracker?

Thanks again for all your hard work. As a future note, do you prefer bugs/feature requests to be posted on a particular site?
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Old 06-05-09, 03:47 PM  
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I've not really messed with key bindings too much yet, but I'll see what I can do. Since "L" opens and closes the QuestGuru window, maybe Shift-L to show/hide the tracker? Just as a default, of course, it could be changed in the in-game key binding window.... I'll look into that for the next version.

Originally posted by xtoq
Please please please, is it possible to get a keybinding for hiding/showing the tracker? I am using Goose for this atm, but it would sweet if I could just press a key to see the tracker while I'm doing the heroic daily or something, and not have it take up my screen. Thanks so much for the best tracker addon imo!
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Please please please, is it possible to get a keybinding for hiding/showing the tracker? I am using Goose for this atm, but it would sweet if I could just press a key to see the tracker while I'm doing the heroic daily or something, and not have it take up my screen. Thanks so much for the best tracker addon imo!
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Old 06-05-09, 12:34 AM  
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Thumbs up It's update time!

Check out the Change Log for details, but basically this version contains bug fixes and updates to the Achievement Tracker.
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Originally posted by mrobrian

Tearstar - The LightHeaded frame can be easily hidden and shown by clicking the very right edge of the LightHeaded frame
I do realize that the button is there, far off to the right but for me, it barely shows with the scale of my questlog and it is so hard to click on that thing underneath a side column of buttons. I personally prefer the action of the pre coded button, but the slow scroll and sound isn't always a viable option while im dukeing it out and need some quick info. I've actually scaled my questguru down to a size that I use "It" as the quest tracker and use the Lightheaded frame as my quest notes, so I simply toggle lightheaded on and off and leave guru open all the time (unless raiding/WG/etc.)

maybe adding an additional button beside options, and/or adding the options of including the button to toggle lightheaded frame. Just a request but I understand if one person doesn't justify inclusion of a feature

Speaking of features . . . . user scalability of the questlog option??? possible?
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Re: Possible LDB/Fubar/Titan Support

At this time I do not plan to make a plugin for LDB, Fubar, Titan. I have a lot of things I want to do with QuestGuru and it's tracker. I believe I've seen addons for Fubar and Titan that show how many quests are active, complete, etc. Are there any out there that work well in conjunction with QuestGuru?

Originally posted by xNomeda
Hey, love the addon, excellent work!

Any chance of a LDB/Fubar/TitanPanel plugin tied to QuestGuru so I can toss Fubar_QuestsFu finally?
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I was running the script you showed but i can still only show 10 quests in the tracker is that correct ?

-Edit- It seems that i can't read properly missed the "d" at the end of Enabled.


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Possible LDB/Fubar/Titan Support

Hey, love the addon, excellent work!

Any chance of a LDB/Fubar/TitanPanel plugin tied to QuestGuru so I can toss Fubar_QuestsFu finally?
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Old 05-23-09, 09:12 AM  
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YAY!
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Edit: Why was mine not working when there were no other reports?
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Old 05-23-09, 12:12 AM  
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Sorry, I should have been clearer on that, if you do the command I mentioned it will fix that particular problem for the character that you run that command for forever, you will not have to do it each login. The next released version will make it so that you don't have to do that command for any characters, even new ones you create, as the problem will be fixed.

Originally posted by Lord Crypto
so it is fixed?
edit: is the minifix every login?
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