The Professions tab of the Spellbook & Abilities interface

The Spellbook & Abilities interface allows players to inspect their abilities and professions, and provides some basic information about each specialization's 'core abilities'. The default keybinding is P.

The interface has three tabs: Spellbook, Professions and Pet.


Main article: Spellbook

The Spellbook contains a list of all spells and abilities known by your character, including general abilities, class abilities, guild perks and racial traits. Abilities for non-current specializations can also be inspected.


Main article: Professions tab

The Professions tab lists the player's current primary professions, as well as all secondary professions, and provides easy access to all related abilities and crafting interfaces.


Main article: Pet tab

The pet tab lists the available spells for the current pet. This tab is only available for Warlocks and Hunters and show only if a pet is out.

Core Abilities

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The Core Abilities tab

The Core Abilities tab lists up to 6 abilities for each of the character's possible specializations. A tab on the right-hand side allows the player to view the information for each specialization.

This section gives a rough introduction to the class, highlighting a few of the most important abilities and explaining their basic uses and place in the spec's arsenal.

Patch changes

  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): Removed the Core Abilities tab.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Mounts and Pets have been moved from the Spellbook & Abilities interface to the newly created Mounts And Pets interface.