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Making the Best Use of Recount, Part 6: Healing Done

This is the sixth in a series of posts about Recount, an add-on for World of Warcraft. It gathers and reports on data taken during combat.

  1. The Introduction
  2. Display Window Basics
  3. Damage Done Details
  4. The DPS Report
  5. Damage Taken and Friendly Fire
  6. Healing Done

Healing Done

The Healing Done summary chart is very similar to the Damage Done chart. Players are listed by their total healing done, with the largest healing volume at the top and the lowest at the bottom. Each bar shows the player’s name and the total amount healed. In parentheses next to the total amount healed are a healing per second (HPS) value and the percentage of total healing done by all players which was contributed by that player. Total healing done and the HPS number include overhealing done.

Recount - Healing Done
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Making the Best Use of Recount, Part 5: Damage Taken and Friendly Fire

This is the fifth in a series of posts about Recount, an add-on for World of Warcraft. It gathers and reports on data taken during combat.

The next two reports I cover, again clicking to the right in Recount, are not complicated. Their formats are similar to those of reports covered previously.

The Damage Taken Report

The Damage Taken summary chart lists players in order according to who took how much damage. Each player’s bar shows how much damage they took, followed in parentheses by what percentage of the total damage taken by everyone was taken by that player.

Best use of Recount - damage taken

Clicking on a player’s name in the list brings up a detail window similar to those for the Damage Done report.

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Making the Best Use of Recount, Part 4: The DPS Report

This is the fourth in a series of posts about Recount, an add-on for World of Warcraft. It gathers and reports on data taken during combat.

A Quick Note

In my last installment I overlooked the most obvious part of the Damage Done window, which is the summary chart. It’s fairly straightforward, but I still should have covered it.

Recount damage done window

The chart lists all the players who did damage during the fight or fights for which data is displayed. The player who did the most damage is at the top of the chart. Each player is represented by a bar in the color which commonly represents their class. Overlaid on that bar are the player’s name and the total damage they did during the fight or fights for which data is displayed, followed by parentheses containing a decimal number representing the damage the player did per second while in combat and what percentage of all damage done came from that player. All of the summary charts Recount displays use similar formatting.

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Making the Best Use of Recount, Part 3: Damage Done Details

This is the third in a series of posts about Recount, an add-on for World of Warcraft. It gathers and reports on data taken during combat.

Individual Player Data – Mouse Over

In the last installment, I introduced the basics of the Recount window you see by default. If you hover your mouse cursor over a player’s name on the Damage Done summary data chart, you get some detail on the top three damage-dealing abilities/spells used by that player and on which three mobs the player has done the most damage. If that player has a pet (be it a permanent companion like a hunter’s pet or a temporary cooldown pet like a shadow priest’s shadowfiend), the top damage abilities of that pet are also shown.

Recount Mouseover Data with Pet
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Making the Best Use of Recount, Part 2: Display Window Basics

This is the second in a series of posts about Recount, an add-on for World of Warcraft. It gathers and reports on data taken during combat.

Display Window Basics

The main window is the only one you’ll ever see if you don’t play around with the addon much. It gives you the most basic summaries of the collected data, shown as ranked bar charts. It also has a number of buttons serving various purposes. Not all of these buttons appear on all windows.

Recount: The Basic Window
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