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Alerts you when Battle.net friends switch WoW characters or games.


  • Uses Battle.net color, sound, game icons, and clickable names for an authentic Blizzard feel.
  • Does NOT interfere with options Interface > Battle.net > Online Friends | Offline Friends.

Slash Commands

  • /bnfa window <name> : Set the name of the window to use for alerts. Use "default" to reset to DEFAULT_CHAT_FRAME.
  • /bnfa flash <setting> on|off : Enable or disable chat tab flash on alert.
  • /bnfa : Print commands listed above.
  • Use /bnfa window or /bnfa flash without parameters to print their current values.
  • Alternate /battlenetfriendalert

Why did you make this addon?

With the Battle.net App open after exiting games, many players are now in a perpetual online or away status. The online and offline in-game alerts no longer allow you to see when these friends start or stop playing.

Bugs & Suggestions

Please make sure you have the latest version and post into the Curse.com comments with details and if possible a screenshot. Thank you for taking the time to report an issue, it helps make the addon better for everyone.

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