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  • World of Warcraft
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  • Supports: 6.0.2
  • 9,470,262 Total Downloads
  • Updated 10/14/2014
  • Created 02/12/2009
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: Public Domain
  • Newest File: 1.4-20
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About Skada Damage Meter

Skada is a modular damage meter with various viewing modes. It is inspired mainly by Assessment, but also by Recount.

Skada sports segmented fights and detailed views, while being highly efficient with memory. This is accomplished by aggregating data on fight segments.

Skada is entirely modular. The built-in modes can all be toggled on/off.

Features:

  • Automatic mode switching when entering combat. For example, you can have Threat mode be shown in combat. Skada can switch back after combat ends.
  • Specific fight segments can be kept indefinately.
  • Multiple windows. Each window can be configured fully.
  • Threat mode can warn on high threat.
  • Modes: Damage done, DPS, Threat, Enemy damage done, Enemy damage taken, Healing, Overhealing, Total healing, Absorbs estimated, Damage taken, Dispels, Mana regen, Debuff uptimes, and more.
  • Reports can be done everywhere. For example, you can report a certain player's Debuff uptimes.
  • Summary information for most modes (DPS, HPS, Fails, etc) in a LDB view/minimap button.
  • LDB data feed can show personal/raid DPS or personal threat.
  • Support for SharedMedia and Class Colors.

Skada is very easy to extend, and there are many "plug-in" addons out there that add functionality, such as:

There is a page with API information here.

Usage:

Navigation in Skada is done by "drilling down" to the information you want. You go to a lower level, showing more detailed information, by clicking on it, and you go to a higher level by right-clicking.

The top level is the list of all saved fight segments. The second level is the list of all available data modes, such as Damage Done. The third level is one of these modes. Most modes let you drill down for further details. Some modes have several detailed views. In this case you choose alternate views by holding certain keys pressed while clicking. For example, in Damage mode, you can Shift-click a player to see what enemies the player caused damage to. Tooltips will display how to reach the different views.

You can also use window buttons for selecting fight segment and mode directly.

Scrolling in Skada is done with the mousewheel.

New Skada windows can be created from the configuration screen. Each window can be separately configured. A popular feature is "Mode switching", which lets Skada automatically switch to a specific mode on entering combat.

There is a forum thread for discussion on Skada.
Suggestions and bug reports here. Bug reports in comments will be deleted.

"Skada" is Swedish for "Damage".

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Comments

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  • #1579

    One of the most important addons to raid successfully and to reconsider its own damage output, resulting damage, done healing and other useful information - at least for the raid leader. Kudos to the author!

  • #1576

    Any way to change the order of the Modes in the list? They are set alphabetically, but I'd prefer putting the ones I use the most above others which are more situational.

  • #1575

    Any way to make the meter show for current fight by default? Every time I log into a toon, I have to switch it from total to current.

  • #1574
    Re: Skada Damage Meter - Raid DPS

    Any way to get this to show combined Raid DPS like Recount can?

  • #1582

    General Options, check the box beside Show Totals

  • #1573

    I have uninstalled and reinstalled this add on a few times now (also deleted in game settings) and yet everytime I enter a raid I have to reload my ui in order for skada to record/show anything at all. I can't imagine this is intended. Is there any sort of fix going in for this?

    Last edited by Kiska_ on 6/28/2013 7:49:19 PM
  • #1572

    I'm still using the pre patch 5.3 version. Only way I can make it work.

  • #1571
    Is this going to be updated soon?  Still cannot use it.
  • #1570

    Is there any way you can make this addon so it can be turned into a chat tab? I know some people do this with a UI mod called ElvUI, but i don't want a whole UI mod.

    This is what i'm talking about if you don't understand.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PKS9R4KD8O0

  • #1583

    I thought in wow by default there was a chat setting that you could hide I say place recount in that spot there and hide default chat could be wrong right now servers are down so I can not check this if this is the case I will do something like that vid

  • #1569

    I got this today

    Date: 2013-06-23 11:44:41
    ID: -3
    Error occured in: Global
    Count: 1
    Message: WTF\Account\BLANK\SavedVariables\Skada.lua line 60658:
       unexpected symbol near '<eof>'
    Debug:
       
    Locals:

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  • #1568

    Is there a way to set the default segment to total? If theres none can the devs please implement it? I like to see the total damage mostly. Thank you anyways!

  • #1567

    Date: 2013-06-06 07:28:59
    ID: 1
    Error occured in: Global
    Count: 1
    Message: ...ace\AddOns\Skada\lib\LibDBIcon-1.0\LibDBIcon-1.0.lua line 274:
       attempt to index local 'object' (a nil value)
    Debug:
       ...ace\AddOns\Skada\lib\LibDBIcon-1.0\LibDBIcon-1.0.lua:274: Register()
       Guild2Guild\Guild2Guild.lua:2360: JoinChannel()
       Guild2Guild\Guild2Guild.lua:596: Init_Channel()
       Guild2Guild\Guild2Guild.lua:412: ReadyToWork()
       Guild2Guild\Guild2Guild.lua:916: OnUpdate()
       [string "*:OnUpdate"]:1:
          [string "*:OnUpdate"]:1
    Locals:
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     GetMinimapButton = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\Skada\lib\LibDBIcon-1.0\LibDBIcon-1.0.lua:335
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     RegisterCallback = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\SlideBar\Libs\LibDataBroker\CallbackHandler\CallbackHandler-1.0.lua:118
     objects = <table> {
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     loggedIn = true
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     callbackRegistered = true
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     IconCallback = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\Skada\lib\LibDBIcon-1.0\LibDBIcon-1.0.lua:49
    }
    name = "Guild2Guild"
    object = nil
    db = <table> {
     minimapPos = 144.46228040047
     hide = true
    }
    (*temporary) = nil
    (*temporary) = nil
    (*temporary) = nil
    (*temporary) = nil
    (*temporary) = "attempt to index local 'object' (a nil value)"
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     Refresh = <function> defined @Interface\AddOns\Skada\lib\LibDBIcon-1.0\LibDBIcon-1.0.lua:316
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  • #1566
    Brewmaster Guard(s)

    Brewmaster Monks have Guard http://www.wowhead.com/spell=115295 a self cast absorb that can only be applied to the Monk (http://www.wowhead.com/spell=123402 when glyphed).  They also have Guard http://www.wowhead.com/spell=118604 (and http://www.wowhead.com/spell=136070 when the Monk's own Guard is Glyphed) that is cast automatically on group members when the monk has Black Ox Staue http://www.wowhead.com/npc=61146 active.

    These are independent spells.  It would be nice to differentiate them in Skada so that we could see how much self absorbs we have in addition to our absorbs on group members, rather than just a total of the two which is quite meaningless.  It would be ideal if http://www.wowhead.com/spell=118604 (and http://www.wowhead.com/spell=136070) could be broken down further by whom it is cast on. 

    This information is available in logs, but a snapshot in game would be very much appreciated.

  • #1565
    So why is Skada causing so much lag in wow now. The entire raid has to turn it off, especially on Lei Shen, any fix for that?
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