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  • World of Warcraft
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  • Supports: 6.0.3
  • 648,617 Total Downloads
  • Updated 11/21/2014
  • Created 09/04/2008
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: All Rights Reserved
  • Newest File: v2.3.2
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About TradeSkillInfo

TradeSkillInfo

What it does

TradeSkillInfo is an add-on that gives you all the information that you need about tradeskills, including the ones that your character cannot craft.

It can add the following information to the tooltip of an item:

  • What tradeskills it is used in, and how many different recipes for that tradeskill it is used in.
  • Which of your characters can use the item.
  • Where the item comes from: bought from a vendor, dropped, disenchanted or crafted.

It can add the following information to the tooltip for recipes and crafted items:

  • If any of your characters knows the recipe.
  • If any of your characters are able to learn the recipe.
  • If any of your characters will be able to learn the recipe in the future.
  • Where the recipe comes from: bought from a vendor, quest reward, dropped or crafted.

In the tradeskill craft window it will show:

  • The cost of the combine (auctioneer or vendor prices), how much the result sells for to a vendor and the profit/loss.
  • At what skill levels the recipe will change to a different difficulty level.
    For example, "40/60/80/120" means the recipe is learnable at skill level 40, will turn yellow at 60, green at 80 and grey at 120.

TradeSkillInfo also has it's own Browser module which is installed as a separate load-on-demand add-on. It is opened by typing "/tsi" or by binding a key in the keybindings interface.

  • QuickSearch an item in the inventory will open the Browser and show all recipes that use that item.
    QuickSearch key-mouse combination is configurable. The default is control rightclick.

  • Right-clicking a reagent icon in the Browser while visiting an auction house will perform a search for that reagent.

  • Shift-clicking on the recipe name in the list will paste the recipe link into an open chat editbox.

In the Browser you can browse all tradeskill recipes in the game.

  • Freetext search on recipe name and reagent names.
  • Expand or collapse which tradeskills to show.
  • Filter which recipes to show:
    • If your current character knows the recipe.
    • If your current character can learn the recipe now.
    • If your current character will be able to learn the recipe later.
    • If one of your other characters knows the recipe.
    • If one of your other characters can learn the recipe now.
    • If one of your other characters will be able to learn the recipe later.
    • If it is not known by any of your characters.

Recipe names are colour coded in the Browser.

  • White: Current character knows the recipe.
  • Light Green: Current character can learn the recipe now.
  • Yellow: Current character will be able to learn the recipe later.
  • Grey: One of your other characters knows the recipe.
  • Dark Green: One of your other characters can learn the recipe now.
  • Orange: One of your other characters will be able to learn the recipe later.
  • Red: Not known by any of your characters.

For items not yet cached by your WoW client, the icon will be a red question mark and clicking on it will try and to request item data from the server.

What it does not do

TradeSkillInfo is purely an informational tool and will not assist you in crafting items.

Configuration

A graphical configuration window can be opened by typing "/tsi config", right-clicking on the provided "data broker" object or by binding a key in the keybindings interface.

Almost everything can be turned on or off according to your needs and preferences.

Known issues

  • Some Blacksmithing and Tailoring recipes added in with Patch 5.2 have not yet been added to the database.
  • A couple of Jewelcrafting and Inscription recipes may appear more than once in the Browser module. This is due to how Blizzard recycles crafting "spells".
  • Enchanting scroll data is incomplete.

Translations

This add-on was written in English but has been translated into other languages. It should work for everyone but I cannot guarantee completeness or accuracy of the provided translations.

If you would like to update the translations then feel free to upload a patch to a support ticket on WoWace, or if you have the know-how then you can commit the changes directly to the repository.

Open

This project, like 99% of all add-ons hosted on WoWace, is open for free access to anyone who cares to join. The source code is open and free, and you are more than welcome to participate in the ongoing development of this project.

Feedback

If you have any comments, bug reports or feature requests, please leave a comment here or open a support ticket.


About the Author

This add-on is being lovingly maintained by Ethan Centaurai, who usually plays as Ulbrecht on Ghostlands-EU.

Credits

TradeSkillInfo has been written and maintained by several authors over the years including Dys, wmrojer, and evenue.

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r702 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-21 20:22:11 +0000 (Fri, 21 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   A /tags/v2.3.2 (from /trunk:701)

Tagging as v2.3.2.
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r701 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-21 20:19:47 +0000 (Fri, 21 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Data.lua

Daily dataminer run.
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r700 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-21 20:17:27 +0000 (Fri, 21 Nov 2014) | 2 lines
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfo.lua
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoOptions.lua

Added an option to only add extra data to recipe tooltips, off by default.
Requested by Maelynn on WoWinterface.
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r699 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-21 18:28:15 +0000 (Fri, 21 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfo.lua

Extra data on recipe tooltips now obeys the Learnable By and Known By visibility settings.
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r698 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-19 18:44:49 +0000 (Wed, 19 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Data.lua

Daily dataminer run.
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r696 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-18 23:22:23 +0000 (Tue, 18 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Data.lua

Ran the dataminer.
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r695 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-16 14:11:17 +0000 (Sun, 16 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfo.lua

Prevent the addon from adding extra tooltip information while in combat.
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r694 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-15 22:03:56 +0000 (Sat, 15 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfo.lua

Fixed an error that occurs when a recipe search returns no results.
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r692 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-13 11:20:45 +0000 (Thu, 13 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Notes.txt

Update developer notes to match new data layout.
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r691 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-13 11:19:27 +0000 (Thu, 13 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Data.lua

Ran the dataminer to bring in new WoD recipe data.
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r690 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-11 17:46:03 +0000 (Tue, 11 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/.pkgmeta

Do not include the datamining script in packages.
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r689 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-09 15:21:10 +0000 (Sun, 09 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   D /trunk/Data/Components.lua
   M /trunk/Data/Data.lua
   D /trunk/Data/FirstAid.lua
   D /trunk/Data/Professions
   D /trunk/Data/Recipes.lua
   D /trunk/Data/SpecialCases.lua
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfo.lua
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfo.toc
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoUI/TradeskillInfoUI.lua

Ran the dataminer. THIS UPDATE WILL RESET YOUR SAVED VARIABLES.
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r688 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-09 15:17:58 +0000 (Sun, 09 Nov 2014) | 3 lines
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Miner/TSInfo.java
   M /trunk/Data/Miner/classes/Item.class
   M /trunk/Data/Miner/classes/Recipe.class
   D /trunk/Data/Miner/classes/SpecialCase.class
   M /trunk/Data/Miner/classes/TSInfo.class
   D /trunk/Data/Miner/classes/org/json/JSONObject$1.class
   D /trunk/Data/Miner/classes/org/json/JSONString.class
   M /trunk/Data/Miner/mine.sh

- Update to jdk8u25.
- Update dataminer to pull reagent data from WoWhead instead of GetBuffed.
- Deleted unused class files.
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r686 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-07 21:11:11 +0000 (Fri, 07 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Inscription.lua

Updated early Inscription recipes to use Moonglow Ink instead of Ivory Ink.
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r685 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-07 21:08:33 +0000 (Fri, 07 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Inscription.lua

Removed deprecated Inscription recipes.
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r684 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-07 20:18:30 +0000 (Fri, 07 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoUI/TradeskillInfoUI.lua

One final debug tweak to protect against false positives.
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r683 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-07 11:10:46 +0000 (Fri, 07 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoUI/TradeskillInfoUI.lua

Improved debug mode and fixed a typo.
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r682 | ethancentaurai | 2014-11-01 13:20:55 +0000 (Sat, 01 Nov 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Bindings.xml
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfo.lua

Use the AddOns category in the new Key Bindings UI.
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r681 | ethancentaurai | 2014-10-28 11:58:34 +0000 (Tue, 28 Oct 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfo.lua

Use GetSpellDescription() instead of a tooltip scanner.
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r680 | ethancentaurai | 2014-10-27 15:45:52 +0000 (Mon, 27 Oct 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoUI/TradeskillInfoUI.lua

Debug Mode should no longer report false positives.
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r679 | ethancentaurai | 2014-10-27 12:19:18 +0000 (Mon, 27 Oct 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoUI/TradeskillInfoUI.lua

Tweaked debug again and disabled it for non-SVN installs.
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r678 | ethancentaurai | 2014-10-22 11:11:27 +0000 (Wed, 22 Oct 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoUI/TradeskillInfoUI.lua

Tweak debug output and pick up latest translations. Fixes ticket 94.
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r676 | ethancentaurai | 2014-10-21 00:38:06 +0000 (Tue, 21 Oct 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoUI/TradeskillInfoUI.lua

Tweaked debug output.
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r675 | ethancentaurai | 2014-10-21 00:31:49 +0000 (Tue, 21 Oct 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Blacksmithing.lua
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Enchanting.lua
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Engineering.lua
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Inscription.lua
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Leatherworking.lua
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Tailoring.lua

Removed more deprecated recipes from the database.
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r674 | ethancentaurai | 2014-10-21 00:00:51 +0000 (Tue, 21 Oct 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/TradeskillInfoUI/TradeskillInfoUI.lua

Browser UI: Print an error instead of permanently locking up the frame.
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r673 | ethancentaurai | 2014-10-20 23:54:46 +0000 (Mon, 20 Oct 2014) | 1 line
Changed paths:
   M /trunk/Data/Professions/Blacksmithing.lua

Blacksmithing: Removed Socket Bracers and Socket Gloves recipes.
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Comments

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  • #388

    Thanks for updating this addon, I know it's a ton of work.

    Nothing does what TradeSkillInfo does.  Each time it looks abandoned, I search in vain for a replacement.   I am addicted to pulling up full crafting details of each drop.

  • #387

    Thanks for the update, been using for years myself

  • #386

    Battle pet cages in your inventory loose its tooltip once this addon is installed ..... Great addon tho been uesing it for years

    Thanks

    ~SkOO

  • #385

    Thank you so much for updating this!  I love how it shows you the levels at which skills go from orange to yellow to green - nothing else I've been able to find does that. 

  • #381

    I installed the latest update for TradeskillInfo, v2.2.2, and immediately on logging in I see hundreds of errors and almost none of my AddOns work at all.

    I disabled TradeskillInfo and everything else works.

    Before installing the update to v2.2.2, v2.2.1 was working fine.

     Thank you.

    Last edited by JaimSandar on 9/17/2012 12:58:11 PM
  • #382

    Please attach an error log next time, it took me a while to realise what the problem was.

    It should all be working fine in v2.2.3. Let me know if it doesn't.


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  • #383

    Out of the hundreds to choose from, I wasn't sure which you would want. In hindsight, I suppose anything would have helped. Sorry about that.

    It looks much better now. Thank you!

  • #376

    OMG ... TSI is back ... whoever made the last update ... DUDE .. I LUV U !!!

  • #380

    That would be me and viruscamp. You're welcome! ^_^


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  • #374
    TradeskillInfo for mop-5.0.4

    - update toc for mop 5.0.4
    - fix bug by adding "local _"
    - add mop 5.0.4 recipes

    http://rfshare.com/file/3919/TradeskillInfo-2-2-0-mop-5-0-4-zip.html

  • #375

    Current now, you may not see cooking, enchanting,  mining recipes. These should be seen after you reach 90.

    Last edited by viruscamp on 9/15/2012 1:53:26 AM
  • #373
    Wish this would get updated - I've used it for years and it's a fantastic addon. In the meantime, is there an alternative addon that shows the profession level ranges (orange/yellow/green) for receipes they way this one did?
  • #372

    is this add-on ever going to be updated...it won't work at all anymore....and i use it alot. But i keep getting the LUA Error

    Thanks guys ahead of times ...i realy like the add-on

  • #369

    I have a feature request/suggestion. I like the "Usable by" in the tooltip, but I have 10 toons on Duskwood. I do not like seeing 10 "Grey" toons listed. Can you add an option to only show "Usable by" for a certain skill level. For me I only like seeing Yellow or better so I know to mail my alt the items. For anyone else who would like this ability and does not want to wait for an update change line # 1486 of "TradeskillInfo.lua" from "if num > 0 then" to be "if num > 0 and diff > # then" where "#" is a number. The numbers are 0 -> Grey, 1-> Green, 2 -> Yellow, 3-> Orange. Thanks for making a great addon!

    Rakreo of Duskwood

  • #365

    Not a bad addon, I only use it to look up recipes.   The only problem I have is how do you disable every recipe in the UI showing up red.... That god aweful red is giving me a migrane trying to read the recipe names!  There's a tab to change it in the auction house but not in the UI...

     

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