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  • World of Warcraft
  • 7,944 Monthly Downloads
  • Supports: 6.2.0
  • 481,676 Total Downloads
  • Updated 06/25/2015
  • Created 08/19/2009
  • 716 Favorites
  • Project Site
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: All Rights Reserved
  • Newest File: v6.2.0

About Moncai Compare

About Moncai Compare

EquipCompare. Many have used it, many loved it. Then, Blizzard added it's own implementation. However, this requires you to hold the shift key every time. Not anymore! MoncaiCompare is a lightweight addon with zero overhead to bring you the comfort of the original EquipCompare using as much as Blizzard's own code as possible.

Automatically showing comparison tool tips in the bank, at the auction, in your bags, in the dungeon journal, when looking at quest rewards and when clicking item links. Replacement for EquipCompare.

Moncai Compare works also great when used together with Pawn and/or RatingBuster (when it's updated)!

New in 6.0.2

  • Full Warlords of Draenor compatibility! Squashed (hopefully) the last remaining bug. Code is now fully checked against latest Blizzard libraries for a seamless experience. If you still have problems, don't hesitate to create a ticket so I can investigate and solve your issue.

New in 6.0.1

  • Warlords of Draenor support. If you encounter any problems, don't hesitate to create a ticket so I can investigate and solve your issue.

New in 5.3.0

  • New! Dungeon Journal Item tips now shown on the left side, or as far left as possible

New in

  • Tested to work in all languages and localizations, including ptBR and itIT.
  • Now also works in the dungeon journal
  • If, for some reason, you temporarily don't want to see the comparison, simply hold the comparison modifier key (usually shift)

Known Bugs

  • Currently no known bugs. May or may not work with certain bank / inventory / item based addons. If you come across an addon you would like for Moncai Compare to work with, please create a ticket.

Your feedback

I value your feedback. Please let me know if the addon does or does not work for you.

r44 | moncai | 2015-06-25 13:31:50 +0000 (Thu, 25 Jun 2015) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   A /tags/v6.2.0 (from /trunk:43)

Taggin as v6.2.0
r43 | moncai | 2015-06-25 13:29:30 +0000 (Thu, 25 Jun 2015) | 2 lines
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/!MoncaiCompare.lua
   M /trunk/!MoncaiCompare.toc

6.2.0 update
* Fix incompatibility due to updated Blizzard code


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  • #119

    Somehow it is not showing the comparison stats at all.  Is there some kind of options for it to turn on or seomthing?

  • #117

    New version is ready! Enjoy!

  • #116

    Hey everyone,

    Thanks to the volunteer(s) putting together a quick "patch"! Hope to release a thoroughly tested update today or tomorrow. Stay tuned!

  • #115

    I made the recommended change to line 45 and now get the following error:

    Date: 2015-06-25 07:30:40 ID: 1
    Error occured in: Global
    Count: 1
    Message: ..\AddOns\!MoncaiCompare\!MoncaiCompare.lua line 45:
       attempt to call global 'GGameTooltip_ShowCompareItem' (a nil value)
       [C]: ?
       [C]: ?
       [C]: ?
       ...AddOns\Auc-Advanced\Libs\LibExtraTip\LibExtraTip.lua:387: SetInventoryItem()
       ..\FrameXML\MainMenuBarBagButtons.lua:83: BagSlotButton_OnEnter()
       [string "*:OnEnter"]:1:
          [string "*:OnEnter"]:1

    Edit: please don't post long logs here, make a ticket instead ;)

    Last edited by Moncai on 6/25/2015 7:55:34 AM
  • #118

    Downloading the latest version should fix your problem :)

  • #105

    Temporary solution, change line 45 of  !MoncaiCompare.lua from:

    GameTooltip_ShowCompareItem(self, true);




    The second parameter of GameTooltip_ShowCompareItem is now anchorFrame

  • #109

     Thanks! WHat should i use to edit the file with?

  • #114

    The line "The second parameter of GameTooltip_ShowCompareItem is now anchorFrame" was meant primarily for Moncai as a heads up of the change.

  • #113

    Notepad++ has the line numbers on the left. small program and significantly better than notepad.

  • #112

     Awesome i figured it out! Thanks


  • #111

     I tried that but was a little confused about line 45  thing.
    Its not listed by lines.

    I am also confused by this...
    The second parameter of GameTooltip_ShowCompareItem is now anchorFrame

    Do i need to change some thing for this?
    Thanks...I am a lua noob but havinga hardtime livingwith out this addon.

  • #110

    NotePad will do, they are just text files.

  • #108

    Thanks for the tip. Don't realize how much I rely on this simple addon.

  • #107

    Thank you.  :)

  • #106

    Thanks for that.  This edit gets rid of the error and restores the addon's functionality.

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