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  • Supports: 6.2.2
  • 13,428,305 Total Downloads
  • Updated 09/16/2015
  • Created 06/01/2007
  • 15,343 Favorites
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: GNU General Public License version 2 (GPLv2)
  • Newest File: 3.2.5

About Quartz

Quartz is a modular approach to a casting bar addon. An overview of (hopefully most of) the modules:


The core of Quartz is lightweight implementation of a standard casting bar, with configurable size, text and icon positioning, and colors.


Implementation of target and focus casting bars in similar fashion to the player cast bar.


Display of target and focus buffs and debuffs as duration bars using the new API introduced in patch 2.1.


Hooks into FlightMap or InFlight to display the current flight progress on your casting bar.

*Global Cooldown

Displays a tiny spark-bar to show your Global Cooldown near the cast bar. Helpful for those who'd rather not squint at their action bars to see when they can cast again.


Changes the color and text of your casting bar to help show that your cast has been interrupted (and show who interrupted it).


Displays the amount of time spent between cast send and start events, in the form of a bar at the end of your casting bar, with optional text that displays the actual duration of the lag. This helps in canceling casts when they will not actually be interrupted, especially for users with consistently high pings.


Shows the 'basic' timers such as breath and feign death, as well as some 'odd' ones such as party invite time, resurrect timeout, and arena game start, and a framework for injecting custom timers into the bars.


Recolors the casting bar when your cast target moves out of range mid-cast.


Displays a swing timer for your melee weapon as well as hunter autoshot.


Allows for creating custom timers displayed on the mirror bars.

*Tradeskill Merge

Merges multiple casts of the same tradeskill item into one big cast bar.

Use /quartz to bring up the configuration menu.

tag 3.2.5
Hendrik Leppkes <>
2015-09-16 10:26:03 +0200

Tag as 3.2.5


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  • #1860

    Update for 4.3 pls?

  • #1854

    I am getting repeated errors with the swing timer for this addon.  Is there a fix on the way possibly?

  • #1852

    Is this addon Ever gonna get channelling spells correctly ?


  • #1851

    Is there any way to seperate the player castbar from the debuffs you put on your target?

    For example on my warrior.
    I want to have the castbar above my playerframe.
    But i want the debuff counters like sunder armor etc.. below the target fram.
    I don't see anyway to do this, and i dont get why these would be lined.

  • #1862

    Yes there is.

    When you go into Quartz configuration, go to the "Buff" section (Yes, odd name for debuffs) and go to the "Target" tab, once there there'll be a select box titled "Anchor Frame". A choice on that select box is "Free". If you choose that you can unlock it and drag it around, or alternatively use the X and Y sliders to move it.

  • #1850

    When I'm going to cast a spell the lag keep changing on the castbar. Like first it's 100ms, then 60ms, then 400ms etc... But when I hold over the computer button it says that my lag is around 70ms (home) and around 160(World). So is that a bug with quartc or?

  • #1855

    There is some latency in the game aswell, plus the network. Quartz figure out the response time from the last cast (i think) and give you a more precise ms and you can by a high chance cast the next spell when hitting the red area.

  • #1849
    My target cast icon has a shield around it. Is there a way to get rid of that shield icon?
  • #1847
    How can I turn off the cast timers - I am using DoTimer so they're redundant. I do *not* have Timer or Mirror selected currently, but the timers always shows. Ta.
  • #1844
    I have a question, and perhaps someone will be able to help. I'd like the quartz background to be shown at all times, even when not casting. Is this possible?
  • #1842
    Hi, I got a problem with quartz. On my drood the lock which shows that I cant interrupt my enemy does not work. On my others characters, I dont not have this problem. Does anyone already have this bug?

  • #1841
    Quartz does not display the correct tradeskill icons by the castbar when I am crafting. Is there a way to correct this?
  • #1840
    Is there a way to keep only My Corruption, Bane of agony and unstable affliction on the debuff timer. i dont wanna see all of the debuff only those 3debuff
  • #1839

    I made a video showing a good way to use this addon, i know its only one of many many perks of quartz but hopefully it helps people who dont know about it to come here and download it.
  • #1838
    Any way to change the direction of the cast bars?
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