UI Clinic: Segment10

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The UI Clinic is a series of segments created by Bouvi for The AIE Podcast which help you turn your back on the default UI and create a UI to be proud of.

Welcome AIE

Hello and welcome to this edition of the UI Clinic, I am your host Bou…

Special Report

Annatu: This is an Azeroth Special report, I am Annatu your Troll in the know.

Moldovia: and this is Moldovia your undead representative

Annatu: There is some exciting news or add-on makers and quest lovers out there.

Moldovia: There sure is Annatu

Annatu: In patch 3.3 Blizzard will be releasing a couple of new functions available to add-on authors

Moldovia: QueryQuestsCompleted() requests that the server send the client a list of completed quest ids. Once the list is received the QUEST_QUERY_COMPLETE event is fired. (There is a limit on how frequently this can be called)

tbl = GetQuestsCompleted([tbl]) populates a table (creating one if necessary) with the ids of completed quests.

This will allow add-on authors to be able to tell what quests a player has completed.

Annatu: This will be a big addition to addons like Questhelper and other online leveling type guides.

Moldovia: I learned today that my favorite leveling mod is working on adding this functionality but they are not ready to comment yet.

Annatu: For all those want-to-be loremasters out there I can see a ton of addons being updated or created to make this achievement easier to get.

Moldovia: Yes and hats off to all those who have done it. That is amazing in my book.

Annatu: you said it moldy. This concludes our Azeroth Special Report. We now return you to your segment already in progress.

Time's Up

Bouvi: What do you mean we are out of time? They broke on into my segment, it is not like I… WHAT? What do you mean we are on the… Ahem. Well folks due to the news report that is all the time we would have had for the UI Clinic. If you have any questions you can find me in game on Bouvi or e-mail me at bouvi@uiclinic.com. Until next time keep your UI fresh check out any new offerings today.