An addon that keeps track of the instance/raid lockouts saved against your characters, and related currencies and cooldowns. SavedInstances has the following features:

  • Tooltip display shows current lockouts and data for all your characters, and optionally expired lockouts
  • Secondary tooltip (per-lockout) shows lockout details including bosses available, lock status and time remaining, and can be linked into chat
  • Tracks the honor points and conquest points of all your characters, including weekly caps
  • Tracks seals, garrison resources, oil and other useful currencies (configurable display)
  • Tracks weekly World Boss Loots (Sha of Anger, Galleon, Oondasta, Nalak, Celestials, Ordos, Drov, Tarina, Rukhmar, Kazzak, Garrison Boss)
  • Tracks LFR bosses looted
  • Tracks holiday boss encounters
  • Tracks daily and weekly quests completed for each toon (mouseover entry to list completed quests)
  • Tracks Tanaan Jungle oil bosses: Doomroller, Deathtalon, Terrorfist, Vengeance (mouseover daily quests)
  • Tracks Garrison invasion rewards (mouseover weekly quests)
  • Tracks monthly Darkmoon Faire quests completed for each toon (mouseover weekly quests)
  • Tracks weekly "special" loots on the Timeless Isle and Isle of Thunder (mouseover weekly quests)
  • Tracks trade skill cooldowns (eg. Celestial cloth, Living Steel transmute, Secrets of Draenor, etc.)
  • Tracks farm planting and harvest on Sunsong Ranch (*)
  • Tracks data for all your characters across servers and factions
  • Can be configured to always show your favorite instances so you can use it like a shopping list
  • Tracks Blizzard's 10 instance per hour per account limit (*)
  • Tracking Bonus Loot Rolls (hidden by default), to help in "gaming" the bad luck protection (*)

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Known Issues

SavedInstances is pretty good, but it's still not quite perfect. There are currently a few issues:

  • When first installed, SavedInstances has no knowledge of your other characters: you'll need to log into each for their information to be recorded
  • (*) = Indicates a feature displaying data that cannot be directly queried from the server, but rather is collected by the addon while observing player actions. Actions taken while the addon is disabled, or from other computers, or before a client crash, can result in this display being temporarily out-of-date or incomplete.
  • Lockout time remaining and other features may be off by an hour when your region changes to and from Daylight Savings Time, or if you manually adjust the timezone of your computer.
  • Tracking for the 10 instance per hour limit uses heuristic detection and hence may occasionally be inaccurate (notably when another player has lead and performs explicit resets), but does a reasonable job for common cases.


SavedInstances will create a new button on the minimap, and you can use it to interact with SavedInstances just fine. The addon can also be displayed using a LibDataBroker-compatible display addon. I personally use Chocolate Bar which works quite well. Finally, you can bind a key or use "/si show" to open a detached window containing the display.

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  • Avatar of oscarucb oscarucb Nov 29, 2011 at 02:44 UTC - 0 likes

    SavedInstances 4.3.3 includes:

    • Support for Wow 4.3
    • Sort toon names in the tooltip (current toon first, then alphabetical)
    • Optional tracking of expired lockouts
    • Show detail tooltip indicator for extended lockouts
    • Tracking of LFR bosses looted
    • Tracking of Justice points and Valor points for all your toons - including current balance, weekly limits and total limits
    • Optional tracking of Honor Points and Conquest Points, including season earnings
    • Tracking of LFD and dungeon deserter cooldown for all your toons - shows how long until you can re-queue
    • fix ticket 43: VP reset on static load from scratch
    • update lockout database more aggressively on boss kills
    • Add an alt button press to show all data
    • Differentiate indicators for classic raids, which predate the 10/25 system
    • Many internal cleanups and optimizations

    Bug Reports and Feature Requests: Use the WowAce Ticket System

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    Last edited Dec 05, 2011 by oscarucb
  • Avatar of oscarucb oscarucb Nov 20, 2011 at 01:07 UTC - 0 likes

    SavedInstances v4.2.7 includes:

    • Tracking of Justice points and Valor points for all your toons - including current balance, weekly limits and total limits
    • Optional tracking of Honor Points and Conquest Points
    • Tracking of LFD and dungeon deserter cooldown for all your toons - shows how long until you can re-queue

    Translators Needed! Apply localizations here

    Bug Reports and Feature Requests: Use the WowAce Ticket System

    Last edited Nov 22, 2011 by oscarucb
  • Avatar of oscarucb oscarucb Oct 31, 2011 at 04:40 UTC - 0 likes

    Note to all maintainers/contributors - the Mercurial repository is now dead. All future revisions and releases (starting with 4.2.5) will use the svn repository.

  • Avatar of Twopro Twopro Sep 22, 2011 at 04:37 UTC - 0 likes

    hey, can you add conquest points tracker? and valor points tracker?

  • Avatar of Twopro Twopro Sep 18, 2011 at 07:49 UTC - 0 likes

    thank you for this a lot of friends of mine will be glad to not see me log on alts constantly to check

  • Avatar of oscarucb oscarucb May 22, 2011 at 20:19 UTC - 0 likes

    r127 adds the following feature upgrade:

    Save Cata raid lockout links in the database.
    Add boss defeated info to the mouseover tip and click handler to add the lockout link to chat

  • Avatar of tlundse tlundse Jan 15, 2011 at 02:48 UTC - 0 likes

    Just in case people have not noticed, I have joined as the maintainer, and there is a v4 out that works with 4.0.3a :)

  • Avatar of jokeyrhyme jokeyrhyme May 14, 2010 at 21:27 UTC - 0 likes

    See my farewell post here:

    Since I've stopped playing WoW, SavedInstances needs a new maintainer. Let me know if you're interested.

  • Avatar of Fintara Fintara Jan 31, 2010 at 03:40 UTC - 0 likes

    I changed it to displaying all instances even if nobody was saved to it, but didn't really like it that way. I tried to change it back, but no matter what I do it won't. What am I doing wrong?

  • Avatar of jokeyrhyme jokeyrhyme Oct 31, 2009 at 02:40 UTC - 0 likes

    Thanks for the heads up. The minimap icon should be fixed in v2.5-beta3. Let me know if it's still broken for you. I recently split the configuration stuff into its own file, and this is one of the things that needed adjusting.


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