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AdiCCMonitor helps you keeping track of group crowd-control spells.

Note : the spells are likely not up-to-date with MoP.


It detects your own crowd-control spells and those of your party/raids and can provide feedbacks in two ways :

  • icons: a bar of icons showing running spells, their target symbols, their caster and the remaining time.
  • alerts: messages that can be sent to any channel (or chat window) for these events: spell applied/ended/broken, cast failures and about-to-end warning. There are no alerts for spells broken by players flagged as tanks.

AdiCCMonitor already comes with a bunch of options. Use /adiccmonitor, /acm or Interface options to open AdiCCMonitor configuration panel.

Known issues and limitations

  • missing or wrong target symbol: even though AdiCCMonitor does its best to detect the target symbols, this data is sometimes unavailable. Mouse-hovering the target should allow it to catch up.
  • inaccurate spell duration: the duration of some spells can be increased by talents. AdiCCMonitor uses the default duration until you mouse-hover or target the controlled creature. It will detect the accurate duration and remember it per caster. Also note that AdiCCMonitor does not track diminishing returns so it will probably be pretty inaccurate for players.
  • inaccurate alert for broken spells: fear, hex and entangling roots do not break on first damage and there is no “broken spell” event form them in contrary to the other spells. AdiCCMonitor tries to guess when those spells are broken but in this case it does not know by who.

Suggestions and feedback

You can submit bugs and suggestions using the WowAce ticket system (please check existing tickets before submitting a new one) and you can help localizing the configuration interface. Your Curse account works on

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  • Avatar of Adirelle Adirelle Jan 31, 2011 at 08:59 UTC - 0 likes

    @RogueChromie : the output is fully handled by a library called LibSink-2.0, so I have little control over it, the advantage being it automatically handles certain addons like MikSBT, Parrot or SCT. Please note there is a dropdown list to select the exact channel (raid / party / raid warning / whatever) when using the “Channel” output. Also the standalone “Raid warning” option should be the raid warning area of the screen, not the raid warning chat channel.

  • Avatar of RogueChromie RogueChromie Jan 29, 2011 at 21:30 UTC - 0 likes

    Hey there :)

    I just updated the german translation "a bit". And I tested the Addon while raiding today. I'm gonna post my impressions here, hope you don't mind.

    • Using the outputing option "Raidwarning", it didn't work at all.
    • Using the option "chat", it went well, but the raid-icons where shown as {rt1}...
    • Using the option "channel", it went even better (including the icons) after playing a little in the chat-settings: Screenshot (german client) And an option to select the output-channel would be nice (raid, group, etc...) :)

    And thanks for implementing the requested feature :)


    Ps: sorry for my bad english grammar :)

  • Avatar of RogueChromie RogueChromie Jan 28, 2011 at 10:40 UTC - 0 likes

    Hey there, really nice addon. Just a question, woult you mind adding an option to edit the space between the icons? I've tested it in the instances and raids a little and I was quite annoyed about when people with "longer" names do cc.


  • Avatar of Adirelle Adirelle Jan 18, 2011 at 07:25 UTC - 0 likes

    That's pretty annoying.

  • Avatar of KoraxSchwarzbart KoraxSchwarzbart Jan 17, 2011 at 17:40 UTC - 0 likes

    No it does not.

    [17:50:35] <<{Mond} ist frei !>>

  • Avatar of Adirelle Adirelle Jan 17, 2011 at 00:07 UTC - 0 likes

    Unless you use some addon to fix it, the HUD chat bubbles don't display the icons. If I put "{rt1}", it displays "{rt1}" and not the associated icon. That's why I'm using the localized strings, that should display as icons in the chat frame and yet be meaningful in the chat bubbles.

    Doesn't the german client properly display the icon in the chat frames ?

    Last edited Jan 17, 2011 by Adirelle
  • Avatar of KoraxSchwarzbart KoraxSchwarzbart Jan 16, 2011 at 23:12 UTC - 0 likes

    Hello again.

    The sent warning text for MSBT says {totenkopf} instead of {rt8}. The german client uses {rt1} - {rt8}

    thx for your work :-)

  • Avatar of Zidomo Zidomo Jan 16, 2011 at 09:41 UTC - 0 likes

    No problem about the timer bars, but...any chance we could get the minimum Icon size available to be something smaller than 32?

    In addition to some people liking smaller icons, 32 pixel icon size is way (way) too large when using smaller screen resolutions.

  • Avatar of zohar101 zohar101 Jan 16, 2011 at 06:03 UTC - 0 likes

    Ah yes that would be cause I was using tullaCC. The stripped down version of omni by the same author basically. Should be the latest version of it from wowinterface. Yeah hovering to get the raid mark info is cumbersome so I can see why it's omitted. No matter.

    Last edited Jan 16, 2011 by zohar101
  • Avatar of Adirelle Adirelle Jan 15, 2011 at 22:21 UTC - 0 likes

    No timer bars. I hate them.

    From latest alpha, only spells from party/raid members should be tracked.


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Jan 13, 2011
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