MountManager

MountManager

After looking in vain for an existing mount management solution that fit my needs, I decided to create my own instead. That became MountManager.


Usage

Mount Summoning

MountManager creates a character specific macro to summon a random mount based on your current location and any options selected. Simply add the created macro to an action bar to use.

  • Left-click : Summons the currently selected mount.
    • Depending on the options selected, if you are currently mounted, this may dismount you and immediately summon the next available mount.
  • Right-click : Chooses the next available mount based on the area and current settings
    • Holding a modifier key will force the next mount to be a ground mount

Filtering

Filtering is accomplished through the existing Blizzard mount journal window. While MountManager is active, checkboxes will appear for each mount in the journal. These control whether or not the selected mount will appear during mount selection. Please take note that since all mounts are not account wide, these settings are maintained on a per-character basis.


Options

MountManager makes use of the following settings in order to customize the experience:

  • Show in Chat : When set, the name of the next selected mount will be printed the chat window.
  • Always Different : When set, MountManager will try to select a different mount than the previous one.
  • Safe Flying : This toggles the ability to dismount when flying on left-click
  • One Click : When set, the MountManager macro will attempt to dismount you and summon the next available mount, otherwise two clicks will be needed.
  • Automatic Next Mount : When set, automatically determine the next available random mount after summoning the currently selected one. If this is not enabled, a right-click will be needed to cycle between mounts.

Slash Commands

Currently there are only 2 commands recognized for MountManager:

  • /mm : This loads the configuration window.
  • /mm rescan : This clears any saved mount settings for the current player and forces an immediate rescan of all available mounts.

Localization

Although it is currently only in English, I welcome any translations people are willing to offer:

http://www.wowace.com/addons/mountmanager/localization/

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  • 2 comments
  • Avatar of dragoron dragoron Jan 01, 2013 at 18:30 UTC - 0 likes

    I've been trying to determine the best way to go about this actually (as well as druid forms and shaman ghost wolf), as there's no way for me to directly cast a spell for the player within the addon. I may need to alter the macro to do a /cast command in these cases.

    I've verified some of the translations that you entered for German that I could tell were correct, but it's not my main language. Is "Tastendruck" correct for a click (mouse click)? Any references I see point to it being for a key stroke.

    Thanks, Drag

  • Avatar of Shabazza Shabazza Jan 01, 2013 at 14:30 UTC - 0 likes

    Hi,

    as a monk with the Glyph of Zen Flight you can't mount up with the macro.

    Regards, Sha

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Facts

Date created
Sep 02, 2012
Category
Last update
Jan 04, 2014
Development stage
Release
Language
  • enUS
License
All Rights Reserved
Curse link
MountManager
Downloads
1,673
Recent files
  • R: v0.9.5 for 5.4.2 Jan 04, 2014
  • A: r29 for 5.4.2 Jan 04, 2014
  • A: r28 for 5.4.2 Jan 04, 2014
  • R: v0.9.4 for 5.2.0 Apr 12, 2013
  • A: r26 for 5.2.0 Apr 12, 2013

Authors

Relationships

Embedded library
Ace3
CallbackHandler-1.0
LibMounts-1.0
LibStub