Grid

List of Grid Plugins

This page is intended to list all of the available plugins for Grid. If you know of a plugin that isn't listed here, you can let us know in the WowAce forum thread.

Status Plugins

These plugins add new statuses, to extend what information Grid can show you.

GridStatusAFK
Adds AFK status to Grid frames.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusAtramedes
Shows current corruption (on Cho'gall) or sound (on Atramedes) as a text or color indicator.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusAurasExt
Adds aura groups, spell ID-based aura tracking, and more.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusBanzai
Recalls the "Target of Hostile Units" status in Grid before WoW 3.0.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusBestCluster
Shows the raid members with the most other raid members within a specified range.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusChainHealTarget
Marks the target that will generate the most Chain Heal jumps and has the most health deficit.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusChimaeron
Health status that activates below a configurable health threshold. Very useful on the Chimaeron encounter.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusCloseUp
Shows how many raid members are in x yards range (default 15) to every single raid member.
WoWInterface
GridStatusCombatLogHealing
Adds a status for sources of healing received in the raid.
WoWInterface
GridCooldownSwiftmend
Shows who can receive a Swiftmend at any given time.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusDebuffLite
Tracks raid debuffs. Can show multiple debuffs at a time, ignore debuffs, and hide debuffs on keypress.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusDirectionArrows
Adds a direction arrows status to Grid, showing the direction to your group members.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusDistance
Adds two distance related statuses to Grid: Distance to you, and Distance to closest player.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusDruidAoe
Helps druid decide the target for their area heals.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusDungeonRole
Shows Blizzard Dungeon Finder assigned roles for party members in Grid.
CurseForge / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusEmphasize
Emphasizes units (by making them blink or by lowering the frame alpha of other units) based on some configured conditions.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusFocus
Marks group members who are your current focus target in Grid.
CurseForge / Curse
GridFriendlyNames
Allows you to specify a custom abbreviation for players in your raid.
WoWInterface
GridStatusGrace
Shows the count and duration of grace buffs on a raid/group member.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusHealingReduced
Makes Grid aware of debuffs which reduce or prevent healing received.
CurseForge / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusHealthFade
Adds a status to the Grid unit frame add-on that changes color based on units' health.
CurseForge / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusHealTrace
Shows who was just healed by your multi-target healing spells, such as Chain Heal or Circle of Healing.
CurseForge / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusHostileUnit
Status indicator that shows if a unit is hostile (probably mindcontrolled).
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusHots
Separate status with timer (and counter) for many HoTs. Does not work on icon indicators.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusHotter
Similar to GridStatusHots.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusIgnored
Shows if a member in your group is on your ignore list.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusIlluminatedHealing
Tracker for Illuminated Healing mastery shields.
http://wow.curseforge.com/addons/gridstatusilluminatedhealing/
GridStatusLifebloom
Shows the time remaining on your own Lifebloom.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusLightOfDawn
Attempts to indicate which members of your raid will be healed by your next cast of Light of Dawn.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusLineOfSight
Adds "line of sight" status to Grid (after the error occurs).
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusMending
Shows the count and duration of prayer of mending on a raid/group member.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusMissingBuffs
Shows missing buffs and handles welfare and deluxe buffs as one.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusMRDS
Shows the most recent source of damage taken, so that you can easily see what has damaged your group members.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusMTs
Adds Blizzard, oRA2, oRA3, CT_RA MainTank or Dungeon Finder Tank icon or text status to Grid.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusMultiRange
Adds spell-based range checking to Grid, and the ability to check multiple ranges.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusNamelist
Adds a "namelist" status to Grid, with a list of names of people to get assigned the status.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusPalaBeacon
Shows Paladin's Beacon of Light buff, both yours and cast by other paladins.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusParty
Provides statuses for party flags: Party Leader, Raid Leader, Raid Assistant, and Master Looter.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusPetOwner
Shows the owner of a pet.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusPhysicalMitigation
Tracks the two physical mitigation buffs (Ancestral Fortitude / Inspiration) with color coding for remaining duration.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusPriestAoe
Helps priests decide the target for their area heals.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusPvP
Adds PvP status to Grid frames.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusRaidDebuff
Adds a status to Grid for debuffs applied by Raid Bosses.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusRaidDebuff_BC
Adds Burning Crusade raid debuffs to GridStatusRaidDebuffs.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusRaidDebuff_Cata
Adds Cataclysm raid debuffs to GridStatusRaidDebuffs.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusRaidDebuff_Dungeons
Adds a status to Grid for debuffs applied by Heroic Dungeon Bosses.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusRaidDebuff_WotLK
Adds Wrath of the Lich King raid debuffs to GridStatusRaidDebuffs.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusRaidIcons
Adds raid target icons to Grid.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusRole
Shows the roles of your group members (Healer, Melee, Ranged, or Tank).
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusSanity
Adds Yogg-Saron Sanity status to Grid, with a configurable threshold.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusSelf
Adds a status to highlight yourself.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusShield
Tracks the remaining amount of your shields on a unit.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusSinestra
Show how long Wrack has been on a target, with 3 selectable colors to show duration.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusSmartHealing
Shows who the best targets are for targeted AoE heals.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridSmartRaidHeals
Shows how many targets around a unit will receive an AOE healing spell.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusSwiftmend
Shows restoration druids exactly when adn who to Swiftmend and use their Nature's Swiftness macro on.
CurseForge / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusSwiftmendable
Shows when a unit has a Swiftmendable HoT, if you have Swiftmend out of CD, and the unit has a health deficit.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusTankCooldown
Adds a status to Grid to show tanking and survival cooldowns.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusTargetName
Adds target's name status to Grid.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusThreat
Adds a simple threat status to Grid. Threat text display as additional status.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusWeakenedSoul
Track Weakened Soul debuff duration.
CurseForge / Curse
GridTargets
Provides statuses for the health, target, and current cast of mobs targeted by raid members.
WowAce / Curse

Indicator Plugins

These plugins add new indicators or modify existing ones, to extend how Grid can show you information.

GridCooldownText
Displays the remaining time on Grid icon's cooldown animation.
WowAce / Curse
GridIndicatorCornerIcons
Adds two icon indicators to each corner in each Grid frame.
WowAce / Curse
GridIndicatorCornerPlus
Adds 3 corner indicators to each corner of the Grid frames.
WowAce / Curse
GridIndicatorSideIcons
Adds four icon indicators to Grid (top, bottom, left and right).
WowAce / Curse
GridIndicatorSidePlus
Adds 3 indicators to each side (top, bottom, left and right). (total 12)
WowAce / Curse
GridIndicatorText3
Adds a third text indicator to Grid.
WowAce / Curse
GridManaBars
Adds manabars to the sides of Grid frames.
WowAce / Curse
GridSideIndicators
Adds 4 indicators, one to each of the sides of Grid frames.
WowAce / Curse

Layout Plugins

These plugins add new layouts, or new layout options, to change how Grid arranges its unit frames.

GridAutoFrameSize
Auto sizes frame layout depending on group/raid size or predefined zone data.
WowAce / Curse
GridConfigurableLayouts
Highly configurable in-game layout creation tool for Grid.
WowAce / Curse
GridCustomLayouts
Adds custom layouts for Grid.
WowAce / Curse
GridDynamicZoneSwitch
Configure which layout or profile to load on entering a zone.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridSquishyClass
Adds 'By Class' and 'By Squishy' layouts to Grid.
CurseForge / Curse
nibAutoGridSize
Automatically adjusts a few Grid Layout settings to match your current situation.
WoWInterface

Other Plugins

These plugins add new features to Grid, or do something else that doesn't fit into one of the above categories.

Clique
Not technically a Grid plugin, but click-casting is so frequently requested that it's worth listing here. Adds click-casting to all unit frames, including Grid.
CurseForge / Curse / WoWInterface
GridClickSets
Set the clicking action for Grid buttons.
WowAce / Curse
GridConfigIcons
Adds icons to the configuration menu for all standard Grid indicators.
WowAce / Curse
GridInvertedColor
This addon allows the user to set the background color of the Grid frames when health color is inverted.
CurseForge / Curse
GridQuickHealth
Makes grid QuickHealth aware.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusControlPipes
Provides further control possibilities for any other Grid status.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusFastHealth
Allows you to set the refresh rate of the health bars on Grid.
CurseForge / Curse
GridTooltip
Adds tooltips for debuffs which are displayed at the center icon indicator.
WowAce / Curse

Experimental Plugins

These plugins are under heavy development, or otherwise not suitable for general use at this time.

GridCantStopHealing
Proof of concept for a minigame for healing classes which is played on Grid unit frames.
WowAce
GridSmartNames
Allows customization of player names, and coloring of names to match the border indicator.
WowAce

Outdated/Obsolete Plugins

These plugins either (a) haven't been updated in a long time and may not work anymore, or (b) have been rendered obsolete by changes in Grid since they were written, or (c) are not recommended for various reasons. Most users should avoid these plugins. They are listed here only for the sake of completeness.

GridDynamicGroupLayout
Adds/removes groups based on which raid groups have people in them.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WoWInterface
GridDynamicLayout
Dynamically altering layout in raid environment.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WowAce / Curse / WoWInterface
GridIndicatorCornerText
Adds text indicators in the four corners of the Grid Frame.
Discontinued by its author.
CurseForge / Curse
GridLayoutByClass25
Adds a "by class" layout to Grid which only shows people from groups 1-5.
Obsolete, as Grid's default by-class layouts now work this way.
WoWInterface
GridLayoutMT
Adds layouts with MTs listed in a separate column.
Discontinued by its author.
CurseForge / Curse
GridMending
Shows Prayer of Mending with custom color for each charge left.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WoWInterface
GridoRA2Layouts
Adds layouts with extra columns for oRA2 tanks.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid, and oRA2 is obsolete.
WoWInterface
GridPenetratingCold
Displays the Penetrating Cold debuff from Anub'arak, color coded for time.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
CurseForge / Curse
GridSizedAura
When you hold a modifier key the aura icon size change according to your setup.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WoWInterface
GridStatusBrutallus
Tracks Brutallus' Burn debuff, modified by incoming damage from the Meteor Slash debuff.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WoWInterface
GridStatusChainBest
Helps shamans decide the target for their Chain Heal.
Discontinued by its author.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusChainWho
Highlights units affected by your Chain Heal.
Abandoned.
CurseForge / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusHealPriority
Highlights the person you should be healing based on a priority system.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WoWInterface
GridLayoutPlus
Set and forget layout manager.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WoWInterface
GridStatusAbsorbsMonitor
Adds the values tracked by the AbsorbsMonitor library as a status module to Grid.
Discontinued by its author.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusHealthPercent
Shows a unit's health as a percentage.
Discontinued by its author.
CurseForge / Curse / WoWInterface
GridStatusHealthValue
Display HP value in Grid (not deficit).
Discontinued, as bugfixes in Grid have rendered it unnecessary.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusIncomingRes
Simple resurrection status for Grid, using the texture added for the Blizzard raid frames.
Obsolete, as Grid now includes a resurrection status.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusKalecgos
Adds a countdown for Kalecgos Curse of Boundless Agony in Grid.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WowAce / Curse
GridStatusPlayerDebuff
Provides a text line status for PvP relevant buffs and debuffs.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
WoWInterface
GridStatusRaidTargets
Highly customizable Grid status for raid targets.
Not compatible with current versions of Grid.
CurseForge / Curse
GridStatusRes
Displays resurrection and soulstone status in Grid.
Obsolete, as Grid now includes a resurrection status.
WowAce / Curse
GridBuffIcons
Adds icons for all buffs on every unit.
Editor's Note: If this is what you want, then Grid is probably not the right addon for you.
WowAce / Curse
GridCaster
Adds casting bars with spell names, target name and aggro, buff click-casting, relative positions, and buff countdown bars.
Editor's Note: If this is what you want, then Grid is probably not the right addon for you.
WowAce / Curse
GridUnitMenu
Adds a right-click unit menu to your Grid raid frames.
Obsolete, as Grid now includes an option to show the right-click menu.
CurseForge / Curse

Facts

Date created
Apr 13, 2010
Last updated
May 14, 2013

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