This page documents a user-defined function that you can copy and paste into your addon. Replace PREFIX with your addon or lib prefix to avoid conflicts between different versions of these functions.

User defined functions

Displays a custom message to the default chat frame, for the user to see. A prefix and suffix can also be added, with ease, in the function. This is just to save you from typing out, DEFAULT_CHAT_FRAME:AddMessage("Prefix " .. "Hello world!" .. " Suffix", 1, 1, 1); everytime you want to tell the user something.

<PREFIX>_printMSG("Hello world!");

Function Parameters[edit | edit source]

Arguments[edit | edit source]

String - This is the message you wish to display.

Returns[edit | edit source]


Example[edit | edit source]

<PREFIX>_printMSG("Hello world!");

Result[edit | edit source]

Displays the words Prefix Hello world! Suffix, in the default chat frame.

Code[edit | edit source]

 function <PREFIX>_printMSG(msg)
    DEFAULT_CHAT_FRAME:AddMessage("Prefix " .. msg .. " Suffix", 1, 1, 1);
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