Thread: Post Your UI

  1. #9321
    Quote Originally Posted by bOOURNS View Post
    Personally I'd lose the threat meter. I still see so many people using threat meters and have no clue why. 500% threat modifiers + vengeance made them pretty obsolete IMO. All it does is take up screen space and CPU cycles.
    Not 100% on this, but I don't think that's a threat meter. I think it's 2 separate skada windows(1dps/1heals). I could be wrong though.

    And I only use omen on my DK when I am tanking. It's nice for aoe packs when you are with another tank. You can target the mob you don't have threat on and make sure it's the other tank that has threat and not some poor fury warrior...

  2. #9322
    Quote Originally Posted by Sonso View Post
    Not 100% on this, but I don't think that's a threat meter. I think it's 2 separate skada windows(1dps/1heals). I could be wrong though.

    And I only use omen on my DK when I am tanking. It's nice for aoe packs when you are with another tank. You can target the mob you don't have threat on and make sure it's the other tank that has threat and not some poor fury warrior...
    That's what nameplates are for. They change color depending on threat, also most if not all raid frame addons have threat colored borders or some sort of indicator, so it's easy to see if it's just the other tank or some dps that has aggro. Again though that's just personal preference for me to not have threat meters taking up space/cpu usage when there are so many other ways of seeing threat when so many addons already tell you all the info you need.

  3. #9323
    Quote Originally Posted by bOOURNS View Post
    Personally I'd lose the threat meter. I still see so many people using threat meters and have no clue why. 500% threat modifiers + vengeance made them pretty obsolete IMO. All it does is take up screen space and CPU cycles.
    It's skada, on the left is heals and on the right is dps. I only use the built in nameplates threat to monitor who has threat.

  4. #9324
    ill post mine soon.. just need couple post before i can link screenshots here:



    Here is mine:

    Idle:


    Casting:


    ElvUI
    Vuhdo or Grid (Im using both depends on boss etc. Vuhdo @ screenshot)
    Clique
    Weak Auras
    Skada
    xCT+ (combat text)
    Hermes (3-4 Bars. Left side: Raid mana and hps cooldowns like Mana Tide and Tranquility. Right side: Raid cooldowns like Rallying cry and Spirit link totem. Not showing @ screenshot)
    Phoenix Style
    Postal
    Auctioneer
    oPie
    Last edited by Treeston; 2012-12-31 at 09:32 AM.

  5. #9325
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    Quote Originally Posted by Lyn View Post
    Beautiful. The power bar on the boss frame is not fixed, I assume?
    You are correct! I am very happy with the UI at the moment myself so I'm going to be sticking with it and try to fix all of the minor issues like the one you noticed in the screenshot. Then perhaps add a boss timer, we will see though!
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  6. #9326
    Quote Originally Posted by bOOURNS View Post
    That's what nameplates are for. They change color depending on threat, also most if not all raid frame addons have threat colored borders or some sort of indicator, so it's easy to see if it's just the other tank or some dps that has aggro. Again though that's just personal preference for me to not have threat meters taking up space/cpu usage when there are so many other ways of seeing threat when so many addons already tell you all the info you need.
    I agree to some extent. I have a skada window as DPS meter (and whatelse i want it to show), but when im tanking, it shows a threat meter. Yes, you get info on skada on what mobs you have aggro on, and what adds you are loosing aggro on, but I still preffer to know if the one Im loosing aggro to is a squishy clothie, or the other tank. Also with tank switches, I like to be able to see how much aggro the other tank has. Aka, is he the 2nd on threat, or is the boss gonna eat someone when i loose aggro

    ---------- Post added 2012-12-30 at 09:45 PM ----------

    Btw, Do anyone else have problems with their boss frames lately? Since last maint, I cant get any of the unit frame addons to show bosses. I had Pitbull with the modified bossframes, and when i entered a fight with them on, my FPS went down to 1, and boss frames wasnt shown....

    I have changed to Stuf, but i cant get that to show boss frames either... Så atm im using.... *Shiver* standard blizz boss frames.....

  7. #9327
    Quote Originally Posted by LazyMia View Post
    I agree to some extent. I have a skada window as DPS meter (and whatelse i want it to show), but when im tanking, it shows a threat meter. Yes, you get info on skada on what mobs you have aggro on, and what adds you are loosing aggro on, but I still preffer to know if the one Im loosing aggro to is a squishy clothie, or the other tank. Also with tank switches, I like to be able to see how much aggro the other tank has. Aka, is he the 2nd on threat, or is the boss gonna eat someone when i loose aggro

    ---------- Post added 2012-12-30 at 09:45 PM ----------

    Btw, Do anyone else have problems with their boss frames lately? Since last maint, I cant get any of the unit frame addons to show bosses. I had Pitbull with the modified bossframes, and when i entered a fight with them on, my FPS went down to 1, and boss frames wasnt shown....

    I have changed to Stuf, but i cant get that to show boss frames either... Så atm im using.... *Shiver* standard blizz boss frames.....
    Why would there be any dpser 2nd on threat on a taunt switch? both tanks would have to be afk making a sandwich for that to happen.
    As for Boss frames, I use Stuf and haven't had any issues, mine still show. Make sure in the "Global" settings select "Disable Default Boss Frames".

  8. #9328
    Anyone know how to change bar color for Bigwigs, cant see an option for it.
    Using QuseWigs if that makes a difference

  9. #9329
    Quote Originally Posted by bOOURNS View Post
    Why would there be any dpser 2nd on threat on a taunt switch? both tanks would have to be afk making a sandwich for that to happen.
    As for Boss frames, I use Stuf and haven't had any issues, mine still show. Make sure in the "Global" settings select "Disable Default Boss Frames".
    Wonder if its something I changed, that broke boss frames XD

    And in regards to threat meter, there are boss mechanics where aggro reset, and some OTs are slackers :P

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  11. #9331
    Quote Originally Posted by Drayarr View Post
    Anyone know how to change bar color for Bigwigs, cant see an option for it.
    Using QuseWigs if that makes a difference
    In the main options for BW.

  12. #9332
    Quote Originally Posted by tordenflesk View Post
    In the main options for BW.
    Gah, I am going blind.
    brb looking for glasses >.>

  13. #9333
    Last edited by Treeston; 2012-12-31 at 12:44 AM.

  14. #9334


    My Shaman :P
    Last edited by Treeston; 2012-12-31 at 09:30 AM.

  15. #9335
    I recently started fresh again with WoW, so bare the low level setup. It's not quite finished though:



    http://tinypic.com/view.php?pic=rqyv5z&s=6

  16. #9336
    Quote Originally Posted by Amnesyss View Post
    It's not a good POV for my UI (I recently started again with WoW, so bare the low lvl setup). It's not quite finished though:

    http://tinypic.com/view.php?pic=rqyv5z&s=6
    Quote Originally Posted by Amnesyss View Post
    I recently started fresh again with WoW, so bare the low level setup. It's not quite finished though:



    http://tinypic.com/view.php?pic=rqyv5z&s=6
    Am I having déjà vu? Oh nope. Why post the same message and screenshot 4 posts apart?

  17. #9337
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    I made a preview YouTube video for my UI. You only need to watch the first 2 minutes as the rest is just Setup instructions and F.A.Q's about it

    Hope you like it:

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  19. #9339
    Quote Originally Posted by Ali View Post


    This is me!
    Big ugly standard blizz achiv box in the middle! :P

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    Well I have been working over the hollidays at cleaning up mine. After years of adding adding and adding I noticed my once clean UI had turned into a cluttered mess! I'm not fully done but so far I like the way it is cleaning up.

    My buffs and procs are now all taken care of by Raven (use to be elkanos and power auras and forte exorsist)
    On the left HUd is my HP and all defencive buffs (second wind, shield block barrier etc) all show up there, while all offencive buffs / procs show up on the right side next to the rage HUD bar.

    Under my toon I have a custom bar with 2 icons that pop up based on spell eing available to cast. I set up a priority order so it shows me the spells that should be cast as soon as they are ready IE shield slam will always be #1 unless weakend blows falls off then it pops up as #1 etc.

    Please let me know what you think...

    In combat:


    OOC:


    Old UI

    Last edited by Odina; 2012-12-31 at 03:03 PM.

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