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Verbose descriptions

I'm not sure if it's just me, if I've got a button in the
wrong place, but it seems the older versions was a little more verbose when it
comes to what we're suppose to do. For instance, Dragonblight at a step towards
the beginning (I'm showing (51/436) not sure if that helps or not) under As you
go: is a step Flesh-Bound Tome with a description "Until you get a
Flesh-Bound Tome." Then it has -Flesh-Bound Tome: 0/1. What am I suppose
to do until I get a flesh-bound tome? I have no idea who I'm suppose to kill,
or what item I'm suppose to click on or what action I'm suppose to do that
yields this item.

 

Is there an option that I'm not finding that makes the
descriptions more verbose? I've run multiple characters though using this guide
and this is the first time I'm unsure what to do. If I had a better memory, I'd
probably just remember, unfortunately, I don't.

Thanks,

Michael

 

 

Emmaleah's picture

Verbosity?!?

Thanks for pointing this out.  Things are always changing in WoW and we try to stay on top of it, but alas, stuff happens.  As I recall the only option to make it more verbose is the option to have comments show all the time or only when mousing over the step. 

I went back to look at revision history and such to see if on this quest, there was a logical reason for what you were seeing.  It looks like the guide was heavily revised around WoW 4.3 and the description was changed.  You have undoubtedly looked on wowhead by now and found the answer, but in case you havent it should read "kill anub'ar cultists until you have a flesh bound tome".  (The tome opens up some other quests) Also the tome won't drop unless you have done Marked for Death.  I have revised the guide and the change will be part of the next version that is released.  You can manually copy it from  Dragonblight page  if you want the changes now.

Verbose descriptions

Thanks, I did look at wowhead.com and completed it. I was hoping there was a no comment, short comment and long one and that I just had a switch or feature turned to the wrong one. Ah well, it helps to know what quest the step is talking about. But, it's still an awesome guide. Simple enough to type in the name of the step, usually wowhead can get me close enough to get the quest title so I can look in my log or onto wowhead's comments on the quest. :) I, in no way, want to cause extra work for anyone. Especially when they've done so much work on these guides. I remember working on these quests without them. It is 1,000 times easier with them than without.

Thanks,

Michael

Netherstorm Guide

I'm finding a lot of instances where if I skip a quest (Aldar or Scryar specific and I'm neither - which btw, it still wants me to do those quests if I'm not with their faction) but it's not removing the instructions on how to do the quests. For example, I had to skip Measuring Warp Energies because it is given from Exarch Orelis and you have to be with the Aldar sec in order for him to give it to you. So, I skipped it since I haven't alligned myself with either. However, just spend the better part of 10 minutes trying to do step 44/954 "Use teh Warp-Attuned Orb to measure the Northern Pipeline." I couldn't get it to do anything. I finally went to wowhead.com and found out who gave the quest. Looked in my quest log and sure enough, I don't have the quest, because I skipped it. But that's just one example and I'm only on step 44. I think something might have gotten out of allignment with this one as I ran my other 4 toons though it prior to this patch (Warlords) coming out and it didn't do that for any of them. The quests I skipped, every part was automarked skipped. I didn't have to remember I skipped that one and click off each individual steps. As with this one, I have to click off Northern Pipeline as well as Western Pipeline step 45/954 and Southern Pipeline step 48/954.

Thanks,

Michael

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RE: Netherstorm

Well, C steps for quests not in your log is new (and unwelcome) behavior. :(  Were these proplematic steps immediately following steps that had autocompleted or ones you had manually checked off?

RE: Netherstorm

I'm not sure what you mean by proplematic steps, but some of them were immediately following the step to get the quest, some were several steps down after picking up different quests, turning in quests, then come to the part to to the first quest, when I skipped the quest, the step to do the quest was unchecked and had me fly to an area I didn't need to go since I didn't have the quest. Or, as in the example about the pipes, clicking on every portion of the pipe I could think of before going to wowhead.com to find out what I was trying to do was from a quest I skipped.

Just found one in Howling Fjord as well. When I logged on today, I have a quest to turn in, "? Trail of Fire To Apothecary Lysandeer. (78.6,29.0) Step (83/360). I had actually taken that quest, however, abandoned it when the guy I was rescuing ran off while I was fighting and got himself killed at the next leg of his escape. Rather than going back and retaking it, I just abandoned it. (The guy just loves to die, every character I've run through Howling Fjord he does this to. I don't know why I help him anymore. Anyway...) I had made it all the way to Winterhoof yesterday (? The Frozen Glade Step (84/360 (ok, those numbers don't appear to be the steps as Trail of fire is way before The Frozen Glade and is not just one step away. guess that's not a good reference for you guys. It appears to be the number of steps I've checked off instead of the step I'm actually on at the moment. Sorry.) And when I logged in, was sitting at the Trail of Fire step as being unchecked and needing to be turned in. That's kind of like what was happening in netherstorm, it's not recognizing stpes are being manually clicked off or it recognizes it at first but then uncheckes it at some point later. When I abandoned Trail of Fire, the turn in step autochecked off. But, obviously, didn't stay checked.

Sorry to come up with so many problems for you. :(

Michael

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Ive also noticed that stuff

Ive also noticed that stuff checked off does not STAY checked off.  Alas, thats not something I can help with (other than to say its not just you...) As I understand it, it should stay checked off unless you reset the guide (a menu option off of the WoWPro configuration, or right click in the title bar)

By all means keep telling us about errors you find and we will fix them as we are able.

 

Unable to download newest version

First, thank you all for the amazing amount of work you have put into these guides. I've leveled numerous characters during the past 6 years.

I am running into a problem when I attempt to download the latest addon. I receive an error stating "The website declined to show this webpage" Most likely causes: The website requires you to log in.

I login to the site and receive the same error. Any and all help is appreciated.

Emmaleah's picture

Ludo broke it ;)

Its all fixed now, download away.

Can somebody submit my fix to WPL Horde? :)

I'm not sure I have a good handle of how this site works - I found an error on the WPL page and posted a fix to it in a comment (since I don't seem to be able to edit it) and I'm just wondering how to get that in.

Can't remember skipped steps

I'm having a problem where all of my guides are always forgetting my skipped steps every time I log in or reload.  Just installed version 2.6.4 and still happens.  I tried deleting the saved variables for wowpro and it's still happening.  If there's somewhere better to post this, let me know :)

The same with me. Also, when

The same with me. Also, when I try to skip a step the guide isn't advancing. I.E. When I go into Valley of the Four Winds with my DK, who has done most of it already, it's stuck at the opening step "Valley of the Four Winds, Make your way to Valley of the Four Winds." Even though I'm on step (290/298) it won't go past the first step unless I manually scroll down. When I left click, it clicks then immediately removes the click and makes it the top displayed step. When I right click, the check mark stays, but it stays at that point rather than jumping down to the 292nd step, where I should be.

As a side note, I'm a little confused as to what the record, stop, add, etc buttons are for. Am I able to add a step for future characters to follow if I want? If so, will those added steps follow when and if I install an upgraded version of wow-pro? Is the subtract enabling me to remove a step that I don't want to do on any future characters so that it won't show up for them? What exactly am I recording? If I click on that will I record video on how I'm doing the steps that I can upload to YouTube later? If I delete a guide, will I be able to get it back later? Or is that permanent? What reason would I ever need to use that? Is there a manual that explains all these things that I just haven't found yet?

Another side note (these side notes are because I am having so much trouble with that captcha thing and really don't want to try it with three posts which typically I have to "save" 15 to 20 times before it takes.) Anyway, do you guys have a suggestion we can use about TomTom or Carbonite? Each addon hasn't been updated since (TomTom September 11, 2013 and Carbonite March 11, 2013) so they're loading out of date. I've not tried Carbonite, but TomTom doesn't show it's waypoint since WoD prelaunch came out. I have left a message there, but so far it's not been answered. Could it be possible you guys can write your own waypoint addon for wow-pro?

Thanks,

Michael

Downloaded the new Ace3-Release-r1122 and Ludo_TomTom_for_WoD_2014_1018 and everything (so far haven't run it though it's paces yet) is working like a champ. Thanks. :)

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re: vachon8449

If you have the recorder active, you have got to get rid of it, as it makes the base addon act a little weird.

The recorder is for guide writers only.

 

Active Recorder

Thanks, I'm not sure how it got active or how it got inactive, it's gone now. It may have gone away when I downloaded the latest version, I'm not sure. But, it's gone. :) Way too confusing. Again, thanks.

Michael

Edit: 10/26/2014. Ok, guess I was wrong about it getting inactivated. I just hopped on a different character and it's there. "WoWPro: No closest waypoint? Please report..." I guess there is a switch or something I must have accidently hit (a good thing) but I'm not sure what or where it is. (a bad thing). Help.

2nd Edit: Apparently, that only happens when I log in on a toon for the first time since the change. I logged off and back on and it's not happening. Of course, watch now, tomorrow I'll log back on and it will do it again. If it does, how do I remove or turn off the recorder as I don't want it to mess up the main program? No wait, the pause record buttons are gone and have not come back. I was confused (go figure). What keeps happening and stopping on it's own is those error messages I'm getting with the flight paths. "WoWPro: No closest waypoint? Please a bug: Guide EmmTow8990. Step N (Abandoned Crate of Goods" along with "WoWPro: Discovered Flight Point: [Huojin Landing]" Those are what keep coming and going on me. The recorder thing, I believe disapeared when I downloaded the last patch from you guys.

Thanks,

Michael

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Can't Right Click TomTom on Map Coord In Leveling Guide Any More

I used to be able to right click on the map coordinates for any of the quest items in the leveling guide and the arrow would switch to that coordinate, but it hasn't worked since the last update.  Can someone please tell me what to check to make it work right again?  Do I need to delete files somewhere to clear it out and reset it or was that ability (right click on line item map coordinates to get the TomTom arrow to point in that direction) taken out in the latest wow-pro update?

I used to use this all the time and I've been through all the wow-pro screens to try and see if anything will let it do that again.  I couldn't find anything.  Could someone help me try to figure out how to get it to work again?  All it does is highlight the line item now - no coordinate direction at all.  The two quest enablers are on in TomTom.

Many thanks.  

addon locking up game

Sorry came to chat looking for help with addon. With 5.3.0 wow-pro+2.6.0a (BigBang) i'm get game lock up when logging in but only on 4 toons that are lvl 85 - 88 and on the pandara leveling guides . i have 2 90's that work fine with the daily guides (but lock upwith thunder Isle or pet dailies) and 4 pre 85's that also load fine and on lvl'ing guide steps . All 10 are Hoard . wish i could give you error report but nothing loads when it happens complete lock of game and most times comp too . love addon  and any help or info of a known issue would be great


thx <3

WoW crash on 2.6.0a 5.3

Hi,

Whenever I try to change the selected guide to Thunder Throne dailies or I believe any dailies WoW stops responding until I have to close it and re open it.

I tried no addons enabled but still the same. I tried a full reset too. Don't know what to do next :(

Getting DC'd when loading jade forest guide

Hey as the title explains when i go to load the jade forest guide my computer just freezes and wow stops working it loads the rest fine but 2 of the pandaria guides just freeze and crash wow. No error comes up it just freezes.cheers 

2.6.0a freezes WOW completely

I recently had downloaded the updated version (v. 2.6.0a) of Wowpro after WOW had updated to 5.3.  When Wow loads up it will freeze the game to a point where I have to CTRL-ALT-DEL to get out of World of Warcraft.  I have disabled the addon and WOW boots up fine so I had managed to isolate the problem.  I even was able to load up the addon without loading any modules and it worked fine.  It only freezes when I either check guides or try to load up a guide.   At this time I have disabled it so that I may progress in the game but I reeally miss this addon so any solutions you may come up with would be appreciated.

Pandaria Guides Not Working...Freezing

 I updated to the newest version of the leveling addon today, believe it was actually updated today. Last night it was working just fine with the new patch and no update. Today when I went to login with the newly updated addon, my character in Jade Forest wouldn't load. I switched to an alt at 85 and tried to open up the Jade Forest guide and that toon froze too. Anyone have a workaround or at least a link to the previous version of the addon? Thanks a lot!

Crashing WoW - Patch 5.3

I just installed version 2.6.0a by deleting all the old WoWPro folders and then putting the new ones in. Everytime I try and launch WoW with the addon enabled, it hangs and I have to crash it to close it. Any suggestions? I saw that the a version was meant to fix that issue but for me it isn't. I want to get back to levelling my alts with the XP reduction :P

FPS drop when WoW-Pro enabled

 

Since the last update I have a problem with my FPS.  When the WoW-Pro addon is disabled my FPS is 60-80.  Once I enable the addon my FPS drops to 1 - 10 and the game is unplayable.  When I disable it again, my FPS goes back up to 60-80.  I don't get any errors.

I am using the latest version, downloaded it from the site, removed the old version and did a clean install.

 

Trouble getting wow to register both

Hi, 

I am having problems getting wow to show both wow-pro & carbonite in game, I have the trial version of wow-pro & have updated it but when I load into wow via the launcher directly it will laod carbonite just fine but no wow-pro & if I load the launcher via wow-pro I only get wow-pro & no carbonite, what am i doing wrong.  

All i want to do is try this out first, before i decide to buy.

Ludovicus's picture

Re: Trouble getting wow to register both

I'm not sure what your problem is specifically, as I am not sure what this launcher is that you are referring to.

However, I am sure that the Trial version is out of date and that I forgot to update it when I released 2.5.0 .

I'll update it tomorrow.  It has some fixes for carbonite, but there have been other reports of compatability issues.We definitely work better with TomTom.

 

Emmaleah's picture

carbonite/wow pro

I really don't know why its not working for you . Im sorry about that. But...what I really wanted to address was your last sentance.  Wow-Pro is free :) 

 

Are both carbonite and Wow Pro showing as enabled on the addon list that comes up when you click on "addons" from the character menu? Are you seeing any messages when you log in about either of them loading or not loading?

Quests auto-accepted but guide isn't continuing

I am currently on the Hellfire Peninsula guide with one of my alts.  When the guide tells me to accept a quest, the quest does get accepted but the guide doesn't move to the next step I have to manually click off (right click) the step but then the entire quest gets ignored all the same and the next steps for this quest aren't shown. This happened to me a lot at the Silithus, Tanaris, Dustwallow Marsh, etc etc guides as well.  I don't get an lua error, the addon just doesn't move on to the next step a lot of times.

Same here. Accepting quests

Same here. Accepting quests but it still says to get the quest from the guy. Tried reinstalling and deleting the files from WTF, but didn't help. Still the same issue. Seems not to be a problem with the guide as I've had this issue from lvl 80 to 84 now. Just doesn't work :(

Me too....weirdness

I have just started experiencing this in Grizzly Hills. Not sure what happened but it just stopped tracking and just listed points of quest pickup.

Similar issue

The guide seems to skip the quests to pickup and goes to next action step. When I pick up a quest I know would normally be picked up, it will back up to that action step.

Unable to select Worgen starting guide

I installed the guide for my daughter who is new to the game and she plays a lot of worgen characters. Recently her addon has bugged and will not let her select the worgen guide at all. I have tried to reset the guid by shift+clicking the guide in the guide list and it is not working. I even reinstalled the addon with no luck. Is there a master reset to reset the whole addon and forget it was ever used?


 

Ludovicus's picture

Re: Unable to select Worgen starting guide

Yeah, the big red button labeled "Reset the current guide" does a heavy duty reset.

What happens when you try to select the guide?  Does it go to another guide?  Do you get an error?

Post the error log!

 

 

2.4.3A Errors

Getting tons off messages and errors in 2.4.3A and it keeps trying to compare all quests I turn in with my current quest in my log WoW-Pro addon which is a lowbie one i decided to do on my 90... and it compares Current progress with ALL quests dailies, holiday dailies whatever.  It also gives the error about the Loot one someone else mentioned.

Debug Mode

When I click the green V to see the debug log, it crashes my wow all the time, giving me a critical error.  I'm not sure if it's me or if this is a bug.  

When killing things I also get this error all the time (with every kill)

 

Message: ...ce\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:971: attempt to call global 'GetLootTrackingInfo' (a nil value)

Time: 02/10/13 00:48:12

Count: 3

Stack: ...ce\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:971: in function `UpdateQuestTracker'

...ce\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:616: in function `RowUpdate'

Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro_Broker.lua:147: in function `rowContentUpdate'

Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro_Broker.lua:171: in function `UpdateGuide'

Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro.lua:373: in function <Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro.lua:325>

 

Locals: self = <table> {

 SetDefaultModuleLibraries = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:383

 AutoCompleteZone = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:895

 CreateGuideTabFrame = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro_GuideList.lua:368

 Enable = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:315

 NewModule = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:256

 EnableModule = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:348

 modules = <table> {

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 GetModule = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:231

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 CreateSpellListFrame = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Frames.lua:68

 actionlabels = <table> {

 }

 defaultModuleLibraries = <table> {

 }

 UpdateQuestTracker = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:913

 RowDropdownMenu = <table> {

 }

 OnDisable = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling.lua:74

 Warning = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro.lua:68

 RecordTaxiLocations = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:777

 FirstMapCall = true

 FramesLoaded = true

 Events = <table> {

 }

 SetDefaultModulePrototype = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:425

 baseName = "WoWPro_Leveling"

 toboolean = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro.lua:163

 RowUpdate = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:358

 name = "WoWPro_Leveling"

 OnInitialize = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling.lua:11

 IsEnabled = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:467

 orderedModules = <table> {

 }

 Error = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro.lua:78

 DisableModule = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:366

 CreateGuideTabFrame_Rows = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro_GuideList.lua:285

 Setup_TitleRow = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro_GuideList.lua:199

 GetAvailableSpells = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:980

 AutoCompleteSetHearth = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:879

 AutoCompleteQuestUpdate = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:801

 NextStep = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:46

 Print = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro.lua:58

 GuideList = <table> {

 }

 dbp = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro\WoWPro.lua:49

 RowLeftClick = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:622

 LoadGuide = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWPro_Leveling\WoWPro_Leveling_Parser.lua:302

 IsModule = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\AckisRecipeList\libs\AceAddon-3.0\AceAddon-3.0.lua:238

 UnSkipStep = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\WoWP

 

Problem installing

Can someone help me? The tutorial says to install in C:\Users\Public\Games\World of Warcraft\Interface\Addons but i haven't this directory,should i create it?

Emmaleah's picture

Directory

(I could swear I just answered this 5 min ago. but the answer seems to have vanished... so if it shows up, sorry for the double respons)

No, you should not create this directory.  You need to fine where YOUR addon directory is.  The easiest way to do this is to right click on your wow icon and choose properties (probably the bottom option).  On the Shortcut tab there will be a directory listed after the words "start in:" That would be your wow directory.  Add Interface\addons after that to navigate to your addons directory.

If you are using a mac, I have no clue :\

BOA's

Just curious if there is a way to have the guide relize that a user has BOA items and to move more quickly threw the guide.

Maybe some kind of check box to select the BOA's you currently have from 1-5 pieces, and addes the percentage bonus to the quest guide.

 

Not sure if this has been asked before but seems possible beings you all are so programmer savey that you where able to create the awsome guide.

 

Thanks for all you do.

Coke

Estelyen's picture

Quest Flow

The RANK system is indeed meant to skip some quests if you don't want to do the whole zone. The problem is that this RANK system was implemented before WoW: Cataclysm, when there were still lots of quests in most zones that could safely be skipped. With the complete redesign of almost all quests that happened in Cata, this is no longer the case: In order to continue questing in a zone, you need to do almost all quests or the followups will not be offered.

Kind of a lame change in design from Blizzard, since they specifically designed Heirloom items to level faster, then changing quest design so you still have to do everything :P

If you just want to level as fast as possible and don't care about the background story that is told through the quests, my advice would be to do a zone until you have the required level to start the next one. Then you can abandon all quests you still have and start the next zone.

Life isn't like a box of chocolates, it's more like a jar of jalapeños: What you do today might burn your a** tomorrow.

~Garfield

Ludovicus's picture

Auto RANK

... just so you know what evil tricks are in Ludovicus' head.   I am working on a change that would automatically generate RANK tags for all quests in a guide.   Imagine that we had filled in all the PRE tags and LVL tags in each guide.  For each quest we assign a number which is equal to 1 more than the sum of all the PRE quests.  If a quest has no PRE in the quide, then its value is 1.   Now look at all the quests that are not listed in any other quests's PRE tag.

Those quests are the end of quests lines.  Now the weights assigned to the termini are going to over-weight some of the quest lines which feed off another quest line.  Once I figure out how to detect those, then I will be able to assign the prime lines to RANK1, the secondary branches to RANK2 and the rest to RANK3.

I think all the information I need can be provided by the Grail addon; I just need to do some graph analysis on the quest tree.

Emmaleah's picture

BoA's

some of the guides have been written with RANKS.  You can adjust this setting up or down to do more or less content on the guides that support that. That being said. Not all guides use ranks.

You can find this setting in the Guide Display options.

Melenthral's picture

Grizzly Hills not updating...

Any time that I attempt to quest in Grizzly Hills, WoW-Pro doesn't update, nor does it communicate with the Quest Log when steps are manually checked off. I don't know about whether it does the same thing for me in Dragonblight or not since the updates. I can tell you that it USED to work in Dragonblight and Grizzly Hills pre-MoP.

"Death is a release, not a punishment." - Inan, from the motion picture 'Dragonheart'

"Please...I use real sarcasm; never canned." - Anita Blake, from the Laurell K. Hamilton novel 'The Laughing Corpse'

I'm experiecing this in GH as

I'm experiecing this in GH as well. It was working....then stopped.

(Anita Blake is AWESOME btw)

Ludovicus's picture

Collapsed Headers in the Quest Log

I reproduced a problem where a guide would get "stuck" if the quest log header where the quests were landing was collapsed.

The addon now expands the collapsed headers, scans the quests and then puts it back the way it found things.

Fixes the problem for you too, I hope!

 

Ditto

I had the same problem with leveling through there a few weeks ago.

Ludovicus's picture

Re: Grizzly Hills not updating...

So the usual questions:

  1. What version of the addon, TomTom/Carbonite are you using?
  2. Horde or Alliance?
  3. What do you mean by "does not update"?  Do you mean the arrow is not tracking the quests?  Do you mean that you accept a quest in the guide from the NPC and the guide does not update?   A step by step description is key!

Re: Grizzly Hills not updating...

I'm having the same issue, and as far as I can tell, the problem is that every time your character interacts with anything, the Grizzly Hills section of the Quest log is contracted (as if you've clicked the "-" next to the zone name). I guess the way the levelling module works (I've seen the same bug before with TourGuide and others), it "reads" the quest log to check on your progress, and if you've contracted the quest log for the given zone it'll bug out.

Ludovicus's picture

Re: Re: Grizzly Hills not updating...

Oh!   That is a great clue.  We do read the quest log to see what quests you are on.  I'll try miminizing the quest log on a toon of mine and see what happens. 

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1) I'm using WoW-Pro version

1) I'm using WoW-Pro version 2.4.1 and TomTom version 50100-1.0.2

2) Horde

3) It does not update the arrow, it does not track the quests, and it will reset back to the beginning of the guide the moment I kill ANYTHING.  When I accept a quest, the addon doesn't update, nor does it update when I complete or turn in quests.  It works the way that it's supposed to everywhere else (as far as I've seen) EXCEPT for in Grizzly Hills.

"Death is a release, not a punishment." - Inan, from the motion picture 'Dragonheart'

"Please...I use real sarcasm; never canned." - Anita Blake, from the Laurell K. Hamilton novel 'The Laughing Corpse'

What seems to happen is that

What seems to happen is that the Grizzly Hills quest directory in the quest log, collapses every time you kill something, thereby not allowing the wow-pro addon to communicate with it. I have to manually uncollapse (expand) the quest directory every time I kill something to keep wow-pro up and monitoring.

Having an Issue with the Profession Guide

I checked the FAQ, but didn't see my particular problem on there. The profession guide will only show the first step, about going and training the profession. I already have some of my profession built up, but it won't even let me manually skip the step.

Just downloaded the add-on today and I've got to say, I love the questing guides. It's a great add-on!

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Professions Guide

Unfortunantly, the guy who is doing the professions module had some challenges, including among other things a hard drive crash, there were some major changes for MOP and he hasn't been able to get it updated yet.  We are glad you are enjoying the rest of the guides.