|07-05-2012, 06:29 AM||#1|
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I just have mine set with all on "auto hater" the default.
I am wondering how others use theirs to see if I can steal some ideas :-)
|07-05-2012, 08:29 AM||#2|
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Depending on what's going on, it can be useful to set one to the MA's target, or to set one/some to marked targets. I also have a page of hotkeys to manually add my current target to any one of the slots.
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|07-05-2012, 07:44 PM||#3|
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personally i use it like this:
i set a bank of hotkeys for the first several slots, which i keep on auto-hate.
in a group situation i generally just eyeball the window and then target the next lowest HP mob, when i pull a group.
in a raid i'll assign the main mob(s) to the slots at the bottom of the window so they're taking up the auto-hater slots, and then use my hotkeys to target new adds as they spawn.
|07-06-2012, 03:29 AM||#4|
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or in groups, set one to puller's target... in situations(well in the past) where you had to hotkey target an npc in a script, setting those npc's to slots in the xtar window, /xtar # moves faster than /target name, and won't care how far or if the npc is in line of sight. Also, if you use more than 1 MA on an event... if your RL sets it right and announces, the ext tar window DOES know who MA 1 2 and 3 are, when /assist main/raid might get you the target of the MA nearest.
also can set them for raid mark 1-3. Also good for boxing a toon out of group, set a special assist key to /xtar 1, /assist when you set the groups MA as the first box. /xtar commands can also be faster targeting than /assist as well(like boxing a pet class, less pause or no pause at all to sending out the pet on an assist hotkey)
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