Chinchilla Minimap

Example 1

Chinchilla Minimap alters the Blizzard Minimap in a way to provide much nicer features and other niceties.

Appearance
Allows changing of blip size, border style, shape of the map (doesn't have to be circular, or even square, lots of options are available), size, etc.
Compass
A more flexible north-east-south-west indicator.
Coordinates
Show your location coordinates.
Expander
Make the minimap very big temporarily (good for gathering or finding a tough-to-spot enemy).
Location
Show the name of your location more flexibly.
Move Buttons
Move the buttons around the minimap to wherever you want (even off the minimap entirely).
Ping
Show which team-mate pinged the minimap.
Position
Position the minimap and frames around it.
Range Circle
Show on the minimap where your range extends to.
Show / Hide
Show or hide various frames related to the minimap.
Tracking Dots
Change the dots on the map to a different set of images. Very handy, especially if you suffer from colour-blindness
Zoom
Use the mouse-wheel to zoom the minimap and zoom out the map automatically after 20 seconds (or so).

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  • Avatar of Tinolyn Tinolyn Oct 21, 2010 at 22:40 UTC - 0 likes

    Is anyone else having trouble with directional arrows showing up in the minimap? Mine decided to disappear for some reason (the arrows that point you to a nearby town, is what I'm referring to).

  • Avatar of icecreaman icecreaman Oct 15, 2010 at 19:31 UTC - 0 likes

    Hey, I'm still having blip problems after I installed this last ver. Sorry. Chinchilla is still the best minimap addon though :)

    Excuse the ring. It was the way I was switching out the PocketPlot Blips for the GlassSphere Blips, just had to copy and paste the blips into the Blip-GlasSpheres file instead of replacing it.

    Last edited Oct 16, 2010 by icecreaman
  • Avatar of EthanCentaurai EthanCentaurai Oct 15, 2010 at 14:15 UTC - 0 likes

    I have fixed the blips. This and more stuff will be included when Version 2.2.1 goes live later.

  • Avatar of CMK CMK Oct 15, 2010 at 01:13 UTC - 0 likes

    Is it just me, or are the tracking dots not working properly? All of the non-Blizzard dots appear to be stretched vertically and cut in half. I miss my Nandini dots. :(

  • Avatar of eberkain eberkain Oct 14, 2010 at 12:31 UTC - 0 likes

    created a ticket for the combat fader in v2.2

    Hope to see it get fixed :)

    I'm getting rid of carbonite and hiding my minimap in combat is functionality ive become accustomed to.

  • Avatar of EthanCentaurai EthanCentaurai Sep 15, 2010 at 12:18 UTC - 0 likes

    I already have! :)

    Download any version after 2.0.9, open up the configuration with '/chinchilla', click on Position, scroll down until you see "Quest and Achievement Tracker" and tick the checkbox next to it.

    An orange box will appear over the WatchFrame and you will be able to drag it to wherever you want!

    (no companion cubes were harmed in the making of the orange box)

    Last edited Sep 15, 2010 by EthanCentaurai: Typo fix.
  • Avatar of stalksta stalksta Sep 15, 2010 at 12:05 UTC - 0 likes

    Can you re-add the ability to move the WatchFrame? (Objectives) Seems Blizzard has removed this ability in one of the patches. Wub <3

  • Avatar of EthanCentaurai EthanCentaurai Sep 07, 2010 at 14:10 UTC - 0 likes

    I disabled the module and uploaded the changes by mistake. All fixed now.

  • Avatar of joshmiller83 joshmiller83 Sep 03, 2010 at 21:10 UTC - 0 likes

    So what happened to the "Tracking Dots" option in the latest build?

  • Avatar of EthanCentaurai EthanCentaurai Sep 03, 2010 at 16:52 UTC - 0 likes

    Just so you all know... Chinchilla appears to work fine on the Cataclysm beta.

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Jul 10, 2008
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Jan 23, 2014
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