This CVar changes how the chat log is displayed. Instead of the names of people speaking being the same color as their text, their name will change to a color to match their class.
- Name of person and chat text all 1 color
- Name of person is a different color based on their class
If this setting is on, the following happens
- Death Knight's Name: Text
- Druid's Name: Text
- Hunter's Name: Text
- Mage's Name: Text
- Paladin's Name: Text
- Priest's Name: Text
- Rogue's Name: Text
- Shaman's Name: Text
- Warlock's Name: Text
- Warrior's Name: Text
Changing this setting
You can change this setting via the Interface settings.
In-game, type the following
/console colorChatNamesByClass setting
You can exit wow, open the Config-cache.wtf file, and add the following line:
SET colorChatNamesByClass setting
- Patch 3.0.2 (2008-10-14): Added.