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PoM Macro?

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I'm using a variant of the suggested PoM/Pyro macro suggested in your guide. It doesn't seem to work... as in with a single press, it "long" casts Pyro... what am I doing wrong?

#show Pyroblast

/script UIErrorsFrame:Hide()

/console Sound_EnableSFX 0

/use Lifeblood

/cast Prescence of Mind

/console Sound_EnableSFX 1

/run UIErrorsFrame:Clear()

/script UIErrorsFrame:Show()

/cast Pyroblast

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Would it make a difference if you replaced /run UIErrorsFrame:Clear() by /script UIErrorsFrame:Clear() ?

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Argh, I did NOT see that, thanks for seeing it! Unfortunately, it doesn't seem to do the trick, when I invoke the macro, PoM seems to NOT get used/cast (I put it on my bar so I could see it "cooling down" and it did not) and I have the 3+ sec cast time for the Pyro.

Not terribly familiar with macro code... but maybe it's that you can't have 2 cast commands in one macro that doesn't use "/castsequence?" Or could it be some interference w/Lifeblood? This has been a long standing macro Ive used where I just inserted the cast for PoM... can the order of commands be a factor?

And thanks for all you do!

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I'm not positive, but your best bet is to test for yourself. Just put POM on your bars, use Lifeblood, and see if it puts POM on a temporary CD. If so, then they will not work together in a macro, and that is your problem.

~Sage

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Sorry I was being lazy thinking someone could spot the issue... took some time to find out what was going on and found that with only 2 statements in the macro, cast PoM and Pyro, it does NOT work.

THEN I realized what an idiot I am... d/oh, it's spelled Presence, not Prescence!

I'm going to go rain some fire on my own head to atone!

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Sorry I was being lazy thinking someone could spot the issue... took some time to find out what was going on and found that with only 2 statements in the macro, cast PoM and Pyro, it does NOT work.

THEN I realized what an idiot I am... d/oh, it's spelled Presence, not Prescence!

I'm going to go rain some fire on my own head to atone!

Lol! I didn't catch that :P

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Always. Always. ALWAYS.

Test your macros here: Fitzcairn's Macro Explain-o-matic

This site is very useful :U

However, I noticed it doesn't want to recognize the difference between /use and /cast.

Wait, not so much the DIFFERENCE, but the fact that they are one in the same. I put in a macro that has " /use [@focus] Polymorph " into it and it said it didn't recognise the ITEM.

silly little things like this don't demean its overall usefulness at all though :P

~Sage

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