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PhanxChat  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)

Version: 6.0.3.87
by: Phanx, Akkorian

Removes chat frame clutter and adds some functionality.
Entfernt das Durcheinander des Chat-Fensters und fügt einige Funktionen hinzu.
Eliminar desorden de la ventana de chat y añadir algunas funciones.
Retire les restrictions du chat et ajoute quelques fonctionnalités.
Remover a desordem da janela de bate-papo e adicionar algumas funcionalidades.
Удаляет беспорядок в окне чата и добавляет новые возможности.
移除聊天框的杂物并加入一些功能。
移除聊天框架的雜亂並新增一些功能。

  • Shortens chat channel names
  • Shortens cross-realm character names and Real ID player names
  • Replaces Real ID player names and BattleTags with WoW character names
  • Enables arrow keys without the Alt key (*)
  • Enables resizing chat frames by their edges
  • Makes all channels sticky (**)
  • Makes URLs clickable for easy copying
  • Moves the input box above the chat frame
  • Sets the delay time for chat text fading
  • Stops docked chat tabs from being dragged
  • Hides the scroll, menu, and social buttons
  • Hides extra textures on chat frames
  • Hides the flashing effect on chat tabs
  • Hides channel notification messages
  • Hides repeated messages in public channels
  • Enables class colored names in all channels with a single click
  • Changes the text size in all chat frames from a single control
(*) As of Patch 5.4 using Up/Down to access previously entered chat lines without the Alt key is limited to non-secure commands only. If you need to access previously entered secure commands (like /cast or /use) you will still need to hold the Alt key.

(**) If a channel is sticky, then after talking in that channel, the chat input box will open to the same chat type again, rather than making you type “/g” or “/ra” again.
Options & Commands
  • Type “/pchat” for options, or find them in the Interface Options.
  • Type “/pchat clear” to clear all chat windows.
  • Type “/tt" or “/wt” to send a whisper to your current target.
Some additional options, such as customizing which channels are made sticky and what abbreviations are used for channel names, are available by editing the Core.lua file in a plain-text editor such as Notepad. If you break something, download a fresh copy and try again.

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  • Reskinned or recolored edit box, chat tabs, or anything else
  • Custom fonts, outlines, shadows, or text alignments
  • Freely movable/draggable edit box
  • Extra entries in the player name right-click menu
  • Extra click actions on player names (eg. alt-click to invite)
  • Alerts for specific words or message types seen in chat
  • Mouseover tooltips on item or other links
  • Keybindings to open specific chat channels
  • Nicknames, main/alt aliases, group numbers, levels, or any other extra text
  • Anything related to timestamps

Language Support
Compatible with all locales. Translated into English, Deutsch, Español, Français, Português, Русский, 한국어, 简体中文, and 繁體中文 (partial).

To add or update translations for any locale, enter them on the CurseForge project page, and then send me a PM here or on CurseForge to let me know that you’ve made changes. If you don’t have a Curse account and don’t want to create one, you can PM me your translations instead. Thanks!

Version 6.0.3.87
  • Fixed option to disable chat fading

Version 6.0.2.253
  • Added an option to prevent the chat frame from opening a pet battle combat log window
  • Updated French and Portuguese translations

Version 6.0.2.250
  • Updated for WoW 6.0
  • Fixed an error that could occur if a Battle.net whisper was recieved while logging in

Version 5.4.8.244
  • Updated Русский translations from Yafis
  • Updated 简体中文 translations from tss1398383123

Version 5.4.8.241
  • Fix for missing labels on dropdowns in options panel

Version 5.4.7.240
  • Fixed an error when opening the chat edit box to a numbered channel

Version 5.4.7.239
  • Fixed an error when setting the fade time to 0
  • Improved channel name shortening to avoid matching other link types with channelname-like text

Version 5.4.7.237
  • Updated the "Hide extra textures" option to look better on temporary chat frames whose tabs have icons

Version 5.4.7.236
  • Updated Battle.net player name shift-click reports to support Hearthstone and the Battle.net Desktop App

Version 5.4.2.231
  • Battle.net names will now be colored by class all the time, not just when replacing them with character names
  • Battle.net "Player (Character) online" messages will now be shortened to just "Name online" using your Battle.net name settings
  • Battle.net name shortening and coloring will no longer occasionally not work right away after logging in
  • Fixed /tt and /wt commands so you can use them to whisper yourself
  • Updated Traditional Chinese localization from tss1398383123 on Curse

Version 5.4.2.221
  • Fixed an issue with removing realm names

Version 5.4.1.219
  • Improved the behavior of history cycling after reusing an existing history line
  • Fixed an error that would occur when trying to cycle through chat history before any lines were added to it

Version 5.4.1.216
  • Added a limited workaround for Blizzard's stupid auto-complete changes in 5.4 that broke the ability to cycle through your chat input history using the Up/Down arrows without holding the Alt key. However, this is limited to non-secure commands only. If you need to access previously entered secure commands (like /cast or /use) you will still need to hold the Alt key.

Version 5.4.1.212
  • Updated for WoW 5.4
  • Fixed the "Shorten RealID names" option not saving properly

Version 5.3.0.210
  • Updated German localization from staratnight
  • Updated Simplified Chinese localization from tss1398383123

Version 5.3.0.209
  • Updated for WoW 5.3
  • Battle.net names are no longer class colored when Show Class Colors is disabled

Version 5.2.0.208
  • Channel names are now shortened in the editbox too
  • Chat fade time can now be specified in 15-second increments

Version 5.2.0.203
  • Updated Traditional Chinese localization from BNSSNB on CurseForge
  • Updated German localization from bigx2 on CurseForge

Version 5.2.0.201
  • Fixed shortening real names at first login
  • Fixed using short names for numbered channels instead of numbers only (Lua config only)

Version 5.2.0.198
  • Updated for WoW 5.2
  • The "Shorten player names" option has been renamed to "Remove server names" and now only removes server names from cross-realm character names.
  • A new "Shorten real names" option has been added, with the choice of keeping full names, showing first names only, or replacing Real ID names with BattleTags.
  • The "Replace real names" option will continue to replace both Real ID names and BattleTags with character names.
  • The "Show class colors" option now always overrides the individual channel options in the Blizzard chat options window. To avoid confusion, the Blizzard check boxes are disabled.

Version 5.1.0.187
  • Added LibChatAnims to work around public chat API functions tainting the talent frame due to Blizzard's stupidity

Version 5.1.0.186
  • Fixed channel name shortening in locales that include spaces, city names, etc.
  • Updated abbreviations for "Instance Chat" for all locales

Version 5.1.0.177
  • Fixed an error that could occur when receiving certain types of messages
  • Updated frFR translations from L0relei on Curse
  • Removed 5.0.5 compatibility

Version 5.1.0.174
  • Updated for WoW 5.1
  • Fixed shift-clicking on Real ID and BattleTag names
  • Updated ptBR translations from mgaedke on Curse

Version 5.0.5.167
  • Fixed Real ID name shortening and character name replacement
  • Added BattleTag name shortening (removes the #1234 nonsense) and character name replacement
  • Updated deDE translations from staratnight
  • Updated zhCN translations from tss1398383123

Version 5.0.4.163
  • Updated for WoW 5.0.4
  • Removed all references to GuildRecruitment channel since it hasn't existed for a while
  • Added itIT channel names and abbreviations
  • Updated channel names for all locales from ChannelNames.dbc
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Originally Posted by Valana
It seems that since the latest update the contents of my chat windows fades away even with chat fading disabled. Anyone else notice this?
yes this is happening to me as well
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Prior to Cataclysm, messages containing characters the default chat font didn't support (eg. Chinese glyphs) were just shown as question marks. Since Cataclysm, when the game detects such characters in certain places (including in the chat frame) it switches to a special font for that message. However, this fallback font doesn't adjust to match your selected chat font size, so in your case it's too big, and in my case it's much too small.

The simplest solutions are probably to install (a) TradeChatCleaner or some other anti-spam addon to block gold seller spam, and (b) BlockChinese to more generally block all chat messages containing East Asian characters.
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Any idea why the gold seller's text with asian characters is the wrong size?

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It seems that since the latest update the contents of my chat windows fades away even with chat fading disabled. Anyone else notice this?
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Maybe?

Originally Posted by Phanx
Have you happened to notice any pattern to it? Does it happen when Battle.net friends are logging on/off, for example, or just randomly?
I'm *pretty* sure it's when there's a log on. But I could be wrong. I'm so sorry I didn't have more information on this and now all my Real ID friends are in bed.
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Have you happened to notice any pattern to it? Does it happen when Battle.net friends are logging on/off, for example, or just randomly?
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Real ID bug?

I am receiving the following error from time to time:

Code:
2x PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:62: bad argument #3 to 'format' (string expected, got nil)
[C]: in function `format'
PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:62: in function <PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:29>
PhanxChat\Core.lua:150: in function `AddMessage'
FrameXML\ChatFrame.lua:3105: in function `ChatFrame_MessageEventHandler'
FrameXML\ChatFrame.lua:2700: in function `ChatFrame_OnEvent'
[string "*:OnEvent"]:1: in function <[string "*:OnEvent"]:1>

Locals:
bnetNames = <table> {
}
presenceID = 10
_ = 10
presenceName = nil
battleTag = "REDACTED#0000"
isBTagFriend = false
charName = nil
charID = nil
client = nil
online = false
_ = 1413519581
_ = false
_ = false
_ = ""
_ = nil
isRIDFriend = true
realmName = nil
classColor = nil
PhanxChat = <table> {
 SetMoveEditBox = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\MoveEditBox.lua:46
 ChannelNames = <table> {
 }
 ProcessFrame = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Core.lua:272
 ChatFrame_OnHyperlinkShow = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\LinkURLs.lua:48
 SetShortenChannelNames = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\ShortenChannelNames.lua:35
 RunOnProcessFrame = <table> {
 }
 SetLinkURLs = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\LinkURLs.lua:59
 OptionsPanel = <unnamed> {
 }
 HideButtons = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\HideButtons.lua:37
 debug = false
 FadeTime = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\FadeTime.lua:12
 hooks = <table> {
 }
 SetFadeTime = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\FadeTime.lua:21
 defaults = <table> {
 }
 name = "PhanxChat"
 SetHideButtons = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\HideButtons.lua:118
 AboutPanel = <unnamed> {
 }
 SetShowClassColors = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\ShowClassColors.lua:13
 HideTextures = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\HideTextures.lua:69
 SetReplaceRealNames = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:84
 bnetNames = <table> {
 }
 PLAYER_ENTERING_WORLD = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:69
 BN_FRIEND_TOON_ONLINE = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:69
 ShortStrings = <table> {
 }
 ClearBNetNameCache = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:69
 EnableResizeEdges = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\EnableResizeEdges.lua:93
 SetEnableSticky = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\EnableSticky.lua:29
 SetEnableArrows = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\EnableArrows.lua:86
 BN_FRIEND_ACCOUNT_ONLINE = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:69
 STRING_STYLE = "%s| "
 HideFlash = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\HideFlash.lua:13
 db = <table> {
 }
 L = <table> {
 }
 SetHideNotices = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\HideNotices.lua:23
 LockTabs = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\LockTabs.lua:18
 SetHideTextures = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\HideTextures.lua:250
 SetHideRepeats = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\HideRepeats.lua:53
 SetEnableResizeEdges = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\EnableResizeEdges.lua:175
 SetHideFlash = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\HideFlash.lua:23
 RegisterEvent = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Core.lua:390
 BN_CONNECTED = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\ReplaceRealNames.lua:69
 MoveEditBox = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\MoveEditBox.lua:20
 EnableArrows = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\EnableArrows.lua:73
 frames = <table> {
 }
 SetChatWindowLocked = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\EnableResizeEdges.lua:156
 SetLockTabs = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\LockTabs.lua:39
 FCF_SetWindowColor = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\EnableResizeEdges.lua:140
 RunOnLoad = <table> {
 }
 frame = <unnamed> {
 }
 UnregisterEvent = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Core.lua:391
 FCF_SetWindowAlpha = <function> defined @PhanxChat\Modules\EnableResizeEdges.lua:124
}
playerRealm = "Eredar"
classTokens = <table> {
 Warrior = "WARRIOR"
 Paladin = "PALADIN"
 Shaman = "SHAMAN"
 Monk = "MONK"
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Version 6.0.2.250
  • Updated for WoW 6.0
  • Fixed an error that could occur if a Battle.net whisper was recieved while logging in
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Originally Posted by Phanx
I haven't tried it, but since the overlap in feature-sets is so large, I would guess you would indeed see some conflicts. Which features in Chatter do you need that aren't in PhanxChat?
The only thing that chatter provides and PhanxChat doesnt is the posiblity to hide the text enter background. I can for example move the text enter frame with" moveanything" but it still got its background and as you may have noticed. I like to play with own textures and so on so i would need to apply a background color or even better a whole texture.
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I haven't tried it, but since the overlap in feature-sets is so large, I would guess you would indeed see some conflicts. Which features in Chatter do you need that aren't in PhanxChat?
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Do you know if this one has trouble with "chatter"? I like chatter but im not able to disable the server name and full channel name so i guess this could help.
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In UI terms "skinning" refers to any change in the visual appearance of something, including removing that appearance. What you want to do is trivial, but it's just something I'm interested in adding to my addon. Feel free to post on the forums if you need help writing code to do it.
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Originally Posted by Phanx
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Hi, yes, I read that... sorry, didn't think this was that. I wasn't asking for something different. Just nothing at all. Again, sorry to bother.
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As per the addon description:

The following features will never be added to PhanxChat. Requests for these features will be deleted, so please just don’t ask!
  • Reskinned or recolored edit box, chat tabs, or anything else
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Edit window border

How do I remove the border from around the edit/entry text box? I want to remove it entirely.
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