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Chinchilla Minimap  Popular! (More than 5000 hits)
Version: 2.7
by: ckknight, Ethan Centaurai
Chinchilla Minimap alters the Blizzard Minimap in a way to provide much nicer features and other niceties.

Appearance
Allows changing of blip size (useful since 3.1), border style, shape of the map (doesn't have to be circular, or even square, lots of options are available), size, etc.
Auto zoom
Zoom out the map automatically after 20 seconds (or so).
Compass
A more flexible north-east-south-west indicator.
Coordinates
Show your location coordinates
Expander
Make the minimap very big temporarily (good for gathering or finding a tough-to-spot enemy).
Location
Show the name of your location more flexibly.
Move buttons
Move the buttons around the minimap to wherever you want (even off the minimap entirely).
Ping
Show which team-mate pinged the minimap
Position
Position the minimap and frames around it.
Range circle
Show on the minimap where your range extends to
Show / Hide
Show or hide various frames related to the minimap
Tracking dots
Change the dots on the map to a different set of images. Very handy, especially if you suffer from colorblindness.
Wheel zoom
Mousewheel to zoom the minimap
Click here to submit a bug report or request a new feature.
Click here to help with translating Chinchilla Minimap into your own language.
tag v2.7
1ea1887512c53dc2dcd13de2619dd76897321895
Ethan Centaurai <ethancentaurai@outlook.com>
2014-10-14 14:09:05 +0100

Tagging as v2.7.

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Ethan Centaurai:
- Bump Interface number to 60000.
- Appearance: Do not attempt to resize the Coordinates window. Drycoded.
- ShowHide: You can now hide the new Garrison Report button.
- MoveButtons: You can now reposition the new Garrison Report button.
- Position: Fixed compatibility with Patch 6.0. (I forgot to save the file before commiting)
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Unread 09-19-09, 07:57 PM  
ricks322
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Re: updates?

Originally posted by dirtnapper
I love this addon. any chance for an update soon?
I notice there have been 2 updates on Curse, wonder why not here?
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I hate having to use curse to update, when I'd rather keep with wow ui.


anyone know why the show/hide tick option for calender just wont work for me, doesn't seem to remember when I tick 'show'
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Unread 10-24-09, 06:20 PM  
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I have a problem in that I move the minimap to the bottom of the screen, the problem is the tracking bars seem to reside below it, and I cannot see an option in the chinchilla to move that particular bar, I can move others, but not that one.
So I cannot track the achievements I want bcos I cannot see them

Is there a way to move it?
Is there another addon that will move it?

and no, I cannot move the minimap, every part of my desktop is allocated something and nothing can move for the minimap to be relocated
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Unread 10-30-09, 09:32 PM  
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Same prob with the quest tracking...if the author is at a lose on how too fix it perhaps they can look at spartanui....it doesn't seem to have that problem
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Originally posted by Maginus
Same prob with the quest tracking...if the author is at a lose on how too fix it perhaps they can look at spartanui....it doesn't seem to have that problem
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In the Blizzard options, under objectives, check Advanced Objectives Tracking
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Unread 12-09-09, 06:23 AM  
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3.3: any plans for configuration to remove new location frame?
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Unread 12-09-09, 01:05 PM  
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Having the same issue. Can't remove the location text or the bar. Thanks for getting it out there though.
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WoWAce

http://www.wowace.com/addons/chinchilla/

Test updates happening there.
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Unread 12-25-09, 09:32 AM  
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Code:
[2009/12/25 23:27:59-68-x1]: Chinchilla-v2.0.8\ShowHide\ShowHide.lua:100: attempt to index global 'MinimapToggleButton' (a nil value)
Chinchilla-v2.0.8\ShowHide\ShowHide.lua:60: in function <Interface\AddOns\Chinchilla\ShowHide\ShowHide.lua:51>
(tail call): ?:
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<string>:"safecall Dispatcher[1]":9: in function <[string "safecall Dispatcher[1]"]:5>
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AceAddon-3.0-5 (A3Fu_Bags):539: in function `EnableAddon'
AceAddon-3.0-5 (A3Fu_Bags):551: in function `EnableAddon'
AceAddon-3.0-5 (A3Fu_Bags):629: in function <...\AddOns\A3Fu_Bags\Libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:615>
<in C code>: in function `LoadAddOn'
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:234: in function `UIParentLoadAddOn':
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:257: in function `CombatLog_LoadUI':
Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:481: in function <Interface\FrameXML\UIParent.lua:453>:

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Ethan Centaurai
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Originally Posted by vpr
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[2009/12/25 23:27:59-68-x1]: Chinchilla-v2.0.8\ShowHide\ShowHide.lua:100: attempt to index global 'MinimapToggleButton' (a nil value)
Blizzard bug. Chinchilla is not at fault there.
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Originally posted by Everglow
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In the Blizzard options, under objectives, check Advanced Objectives Tracking
At least as of 3.3.3 this option seems to not be there. I'm stuck with the quest tracker frame attached to the lower side of the mini-map.
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Unread 03-28-10, 03:37 AM  
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Originally Posted by Evenprimes
At least as of 3.3.3 this option seems to not be there. I'm stuck with the quest tracker frame attached to the lower side of the mini-map.
Blizzard decided to remove that option for some strange reason.
But if you download the latest version of Chinchilla from Curse or have a look at Who Framed Watcher Wabbit you will be able to move it again.
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Not hiding buttons

Every time I log in or reload my UI I have to manually go back in and hi "Enable" for the show/hide buttons two to get it to go away. The buttons is not checked but all the buttons are shown. I have to hit it to check the box, then again to uncheck it at which time it finally hides everything. Any ideas?
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hiding buttons

Hi! I love yor Addon still best minimap addon with mutch more options than other!

> sry for my bad english i'm from germany

What i miss in the addon /can't find:

1. Options for the Clock... i need a transperent clock with white font and Black Border not possible?

2. Calender opens with right clicking on the minimap!

Many other addons have this 2 things but they are all not as good as Chinchilla :>

HELP ME QUESTION:
is is possible to chance the border of Addon minimap Buttons like the one from Minimap Button Bag? http://wow.curse.com/downloads/wow-a...tails/mbb.aspx

Here a pic of my map with comments!
http://img17.imageshack.us/img17/5882/chinchillar.jpg


Bug:
Dungenbrowser Symbol dosen't go away if i use the browser and then abort... there is still the LFG icon on the map.
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I simply love this addon and use it in conjunction with minimap button frame What would make this combo perfect, is an option for flashing(blinking) nodes.

Again thanks for all the hard work
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