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6.0.3

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Version: 6.0.3.1710
by: Phanx, Greltok, Pastamancer

Grid is a compact and highly configurable party/raid unit frame addon.

The compact grid of unit frames lets you select a group member quickly, while keeping a good overview of the whole group. It shows as much information as possible without overloading you. It allows you to customize what information you see, and how you see it. It works in both party and raid groups, and supports pets and vehicles.

Please do not use the Bug/Feature buttons to the right, or send me PMs to ask for help, report problems, or request features. Use the links below instead!

Want more features? The Grid core tries to include only features which are generally useful for all classes and roles, but makes it easy to add new features with a simple plugin API for developers. Over 75 third-party plugins are already available!

Type “/grid” for options, or right-click the minimap button, DataBroker launcher, or Grid frame tab.

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Language Support
Grid is compatible with all World of Warcraft localizations. It is currently translated into English, Deutsch, Español, Français, Italiano, Português, Русский, 한국어, 简体中文, and 繁體中文.

To add or update translations for any language, enter them on the WowAce project page. New and updated translations will be automatically included in the next version of Grid!

HINT: The WowAce interface for adding translations is quite cumbersome. To make the process easier, you can use the Export function on WowAce, copy the exported data into your text editor, fill in your translations, and then paste them back into WowAce using the Import function.
Credits
Grid was originally conceived and written by Maia and Pastamancer in late 2006. Phanx has been the primary developer since late 2009. Jerry wrote the original pet support code. Mikk designed the icon. jlam added some advanced options for auras. Greltok has helped a lot with bugfixing. Finally, lots of people have contributed translations!

Version 6.0.3.1710
  • Temporary fix for raid difficulty detection: LFR, Normal, and Heroic will use your chosen "Flexible Raid" layout, and Mythic will use your "25 Player Raid" layout. In the near future, all built-in layouts will automatically adjust their size for your current raid, and there will only be one "Raid" layout setting.
  • Fixed an issue with right-click bindings in Clique (ticket #747)
  • Fixed the Mouseover status not triggering when "Show Tooltip" was set to "Never" (ticket #770)
  • Fixed another issue with status counts (eg. aura stacks) (ticket #768)
  • Fixed the Resurrection status (ticket #745)

Version 6.0.2.1699

General:
  • Fixed the options for changing the frame height/width
Statuses:
  • Fixed the Mouseover status (ticket #748)
  • Fixed the icons for the Role and Master Looter statuses
  • Fixed the appearance of the Group Leader, Group Assistant, and Master Looter statuses when shown on icon-type indicators
Indicators:
  • Fixed the Healing Bar indicator
  • Fixed the Center Icon indicator showing stack counts of 0 or 1
  • Fixed an error that could sometimes occur when using the Health Bar Color indicator
  • Fixed count property not being passed to indicators (ticket #741)
  • [API] All default indicators are now reset before any third-party indicators

Version 6.0.2.1679-beta
  • Fixed center icon intercepting mouse clicks
  • Removed debug prints triggered by outdated layout plugins
  • Removed outdated spell name auto-completion library

Version 6.0.2.1674
  • Updated for WoW 6.0
  • Updated Clique support
  • Added status modules for Group Leader, Raid Assistant, Master Looter, and Raid Icon
  • [API] GridStatus now calls :UpdateAllUnits (if it exists) on status modules when resetting them.
  • [API] There is now an API for indicators. See the project page for details.

Version 5.4.7.1653
  • Added Soulstone support to the Incoming Resurrection status
  • Added an option to choose a layout to use in Flex Raids (Greltok)
  • Improved options layout for statuses with multiple colors (Greltok)
  • Most statuses will no longer try to update for units not in visible range (ticket #714)
  • Moved Grid's options to the standard Interface Options window, with an option to prefer the old standalone window
  • Removed combined count/duration option for aura text (feel free to use a plugin if you want to spam yourself)
  • [API] GridRoster's IsGUIDInRaid method has been renamed to IsGUIDInGroup. The old name still exists as an alias, but plugins are encouraged to update anyway.

Version 5.4.1.1628
  • Fixed dispellable debuff detection for priests with Mass Dispel
  • Added a combined count/duration display for aura text (Mikk)

Version 5.3.0.1621
  • Fixed switching to the "None" layout

Version 5.3.0.1618
  • Moved the drag tab up slightly to avoid overlapping the backdrop
  • Fixed an issue causing the Center Icon indicator to appear behind the frame
  • Fixed the icon display for the Unit Name status
  • Added support for druids dispelling diseases with Cleanse via Symbiosis cast on a paladin

Version 5.3.0.1611
  • Fixed a frame layering issue
  • Fixed an error that occurred when switching profiles while using the "show duration" option for auras

Version 5.3.0.1606
  • Fixed errors caused by missing files

Version 5.3.0.1604
  • Updated for WoW 5.3
  • Fixed the "Show tab" option (thanks Greltok)
  • Fixed the "Enable right-click menu" option on login (ticket #696)

Version 5.2.0.1600
  • Added a basic status module for absorbs
  • Added an option to enable the standard right-click unit menu
  • Added clamp insets to allow the frame borders to be offscreen
  • Fixed dispel capability detection for druids, and for warlocks with imps
  • Fixed the "World Raid as 40 Player" option (thanks Greltok)
  • Fixed the default aura status for Eternal Flame
  • Fixed errors from the resurrection status module

Version 5.2.0.1573
  • Fixed an error in WoW 5.2

Version 5.2.0.1571
  • Updated for WoW 5.2
  • Added an in-game Help panel with basic info, tips, and FAQs
  • Added a 40-Player Raid layout setting
  • Added a By Class 40 layout
  • Added an option to use the 40-Player Raid layout while in a raid group outside of an instance
  • Added an option to change the layout frame background texture
  • Removed the "Clamp to screen" option; the frame is now permanently clamped, since there's no real reason to allow it to be moved off-screen
  • Changed the "Hide tab" and "Hide minimap icon" option to "Show tab" and "Show minimap icon" -- translators should verify the localization of these options

Version 5.1.0.1553
  • Updated for WoW 5.1

Version 5.0.5.1552
  • Fixed delays in updating for group changes in battlegrounds (ticket #631)
  • Fixed blank indicators after switching profiles (ticket #661)
  • Fixed an error when leaving a pet battle due to PvP combat

Version 5.0.5.1548
  • Fixed some issues with old custom aura statuses.

Version 5.0.5.1539
  • Fixed pet battle hiding so that Grid stays properly hidden when the None layout is selected (ticket #648).

Version 5.0.5.1537
  • Added default buffs for monks.
  • Added an option to show the Debuff Type statuses only when your character can dispel them.
  • Grid is now hidden during pet battles (ticket #643).
  • Status opacity now has its own option, instead of being part of the status color option.
  • Fixed an issue with range checking while solo (ticket #627).
  • Fixed an issue causing icons to be hidden on auras with duration text or coloring enabled (ticket #644).
  • Removed backwards compatibility with WoW 4.x.
  • The Resurrect status module now uses LibResInfo-1.0.
  • Added partial Italian localization from kappesante and Holydeath1984.
  • Removed the Class Filter and Range Filter options for statuses. This was announced on the download page and in the forum thread months ago, and nobody presented any compelling arguments for keeping these options, but if you missed the announcements, and this change ruins your life, please come to the WowAce forum thread and tell us why they were useful.

Version 5.0.4.1520
Version 5.0.4.1517
  • Updated for WoW 5.0.4
  • The "Minimum Value" setting for the Incoming Heals status is now a percentage of the unit's maximum health, rather than a fixed value.
  • Fixed the text color when disabling the "Invert text color" option.
  • Fixed range checking on dead targets for monks.
  • Fixed the Resurrection module's handling of res casts on targets who already had a res available.
  • Fixed errors in Spanish clients (ticket #611).
  • Added monks to the By Class layouts.
  • Added the Blizzard raid bar texture.
  • Increased the default font size from 11 to 12.
  • Increased the default width of the config frame to prevent random wrapping bugs.
  • [API] Status parameter may be passed as either the traditional argument list, or as a table.
  • [API] Status "range" parameter is now treated as a boolean, not a number.
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Originally posted by oopsminded
Where can I change (what value(s) in which of the lua files) the alpha of the out of range unit frames. I'd like them a bit less transparent than they are now. Thanks.
Grid > Status > Range > More than X yards away > Color, change the Alpha value of the color.
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Sorry if this is a repeat from somewhere else in this topic, I've been scrolling through the last 7-8 pages without luck.

Where can I change (what value(s) in which of the lua files) the alpha of the out of range unit frames. I'd like them a bit less transparent than they are now. Thanks.
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Re: Range Alpha

Originally posted by MrLulz
Is there a way to make the range alpha fade out the frames for players far away from me when I'm on my rogue?
Yes; you need to enable a range that your rogue can check. You're most likely using the 40-yard range check on your druid and shaman; however, rogues don't have any spells that can be used on friendly targets that have a range of 40 yards, so it's not possible for Grid to perform a 40-yard range check on your rogue. The next time you log onto your rogue, enable the 38-yard range check; that's the distance checked by the Blizzard "check interact distance" function, so it's available to all classes.

When you log onto a class where a 40-yard range check is possible, Grid will only activate the 40-yard range check, even if the 38-yard range check is also enabled in your settings, so you can use the same profile on both your druid/shaman and your rogue, without worrying that you're doubling up on range checks.
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Range Alpha

Is there a way to make the range alpha fade out the frames for players far away from me when I'm on my rogue?

Works fine on my shammy/druid, but apparently everyone is always in range of my rogue.
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You're looking for the GridStatusRaidIcons plugin.
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Raid marker

Requested feature - raid marks showing on the grid interface

Is this at all possible or on your list of possible upcoming features? I find it a lot easier when I'm assigned a target to heal for p3 hm anub if Grid would show the marks that DBM throws out and such. I'd like to keep using Grid instead of using VuhDo.

If this is actually possible already please forgive my ignorance and hold my hand through enabling the option =)
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Re: Testing Option

Originally posted by Choominator
Is there a way to test Grid's settings without being in a party / raid / battleground raid / arena raid?
No. Grid relies on Blizzard's secure templating system, which does not provide a way to generate fake frames. Working around this limitation would require a significant amount of code duplication, and really is not worth the bloat. If there is something you really can't configure with only one frame (or two if you're a pet class) while solo, set it up while your raid is forming, or go idle in AV for a few minutes.

Originally posted by Choominator
And finally, what about enemy raid frames for arena? Are they supported?
No; why would they be? Grid is a party/raid frame addon; it doesn't, never has, and never will provide frames for units outside of your group, such as target, focus, arena enemies, or bosses.
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Testing Option

Is there a way to test Grid's settings without being in a party / raid / battleground raid / arena raid? A module or something that could be used to create a virtual group to test grid's settings on?

And finally, what about enemy raid frames for arena? Are they supported?

Thanks in advance!
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thx Phanx!
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Originally posted by eye_of_fire
Sry, if this is already asked: how can Grid show me a symbol for a Party or Raid-Leader
As this isn't critical information that helps you make realtime decisions, it isn't included in the core Grid addon. However, there is a plugin that can adds this type of information: GridStatusParty

Originally posted by Jhaelen
Couldn't find it listed here, but is there a way to add EarthShield to the buffs that are trackable via the corners?
Yes, the same way you add any other buff or debuff:
  1. Status > Auras > Add new buff > Type "Earth Shield" and press Enter.
  2. Frame > Bottom Right Corner (or any other indicator) > Check "Buff: Earth Shield".
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Sry, if this is already asked: how can Grid show me a symbol for a Party or Raid-Leader
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Couldn't find it listed here, but is there a way to add EarthShield to the buffs that are trackable via the corners?

As a resto shaman, it would be really handy to see where other Earth Shields are and when they have expired (used up their charges).

Thanks for this add-on, it really makes playing a healer much more enjoyable.
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Create your own layout, or edit one of the existing ones.
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Is there a way to get grid to display the raid in one long line? For instance, the 5 man group grid is one line, but can you do that with a 25 man raid?
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Originally posted by Arkive
1) Border highlighting for debuffs that can be cured (pretty sure both can do this).
Frame > Frame Border > check the "Debuff Type: ____" status for each debuff types you can dispel

Originally posted by Arkive
2) Define a width/height and have Grid fit all the units in that space, preferably with a maximum size defined so if there's just a few units they aren't ginormous.
Not possible, and never will be, in the core addon. It would require not only calculating the height/width of each unit frame, but adjusting several other secure layout attributes as well, and making sure that all of this was only done outside of combat, because secure attributes cannot be changed by addons while you're in combat. You could write a plugin that would do this, or you could set up different profiles with different unit heights/widths for different raid sizes and switch between them (either manually, or automatically with a plugin).

Originally posted by Arkive
3) Have pets be visibile units but clearly identified and preferably off to the side so I can ignore them if I want.
You could set pets to use the "fallback" color instead of their owner's class color. The default fallback color for friendly units is a medium green that's distinct from any class colors, and is configurable.

Originally posted by Arkive
... Grid(2) seems to be the best alternative.
I'm sure you already know, but just to make sure, Grid2 is a totally separate addon from Grid2, and is developed/supported by a totally separate group of people. However, the above answers apply equally to both addons, though the specific instructions may differ slightly.
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