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Welcome to Dimensional Death, a Final Fantasy XIV Free Company that is currently on Excalibur.

Our Free Company is based around the spirit of cooperation. If you are friendly, helpful, responsible, committed, and able to take a joke or two, you are quite welcomed to join us! We are still searching for raiders, as well as casual players and crafters. Part of the fun is getting better, improving your levels or equipment, and sometimes you need the extra help to do that. That is what Dimensional Death stands for. United, friendly, helpful.

If you are interested in joining us contact any of the officers in-game(Ayasu Lemieux, Celedh Knight, Haldis Omholt, Slvr Stryker, Taber Tia or Laude Valiquette). If you're interested in raiding with us, please use the Raiding Application link on the right side bar.

Even if you are not interested in raiding, we still like having friendly people, crafters for the housing, or just people to chat with during the slower moments.

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Dynamic Hotbars Guide
Last Poster: Celedh Knight on November 29, 2017, 11:05:34 PM

Re: [Report]Hunting Log E...
Last Poster: Vale Senestre on July 23, 2017, 09:39:24 PM

Re: [DD10] What's your fo...
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Re: [Report] Clan Centuri...
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Re: Collectables (Miner/B...
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Guide Book / Dynamic Hotbars Guide
« Last post by Celedh Knight on November 29, 2017, 11:05:34 PM »
Here's a small guide for those that want to make a Dynamis Hotbar.

What's a Dynamic HotBar?

It's basically HotBars that can change their contents depending on what you need them. For example, here's mine :



The Classes and Text macros are essentially using the same 4 HotBars, but swapping their contents to Classes or Text Macros depending on which button is pressed. This isn't as hard to do as it seems! You can apply this is a multitude of ways.

The utilities and Waymarks use their own separate hotbars because they are tied to Hotkeys. The thing with Hotkeys is that they are tied to the specific Hotbar number you assign them to, so if you change the contents you also change what your hotkey would do. So I make them into 'static' ones rather than dynamic like the Classes and Text ones. That way I can use the 'utilities' to setup things like mounts, minions, spring and what not, something that any class would use. Same with waymarks, assigned to the NumPad.

So how to make this? It's not that tough!

First, setup your hotbars in config :



Set up those you want to use as 'shared'. Setting them as not shared means they change with each job. Make sure they are set as 'shared' BEFORE you start placing any actions on those bars, otherwise they will stay with the class you're currently on. Also set their size in what suits your needs. In my case I set them up as 4x3 for the 4 hotbars I use for Class/Text, and 12x1 for the 'menu' bar.

Next, the actual placement in the HUD :


I stacked them up like this, using Shared 4 as the menu, 5-6-7-8 as the Class/Text, 9 for Utilities and 10 for Waymarks. I also placed them so that they appear 'above' the menu button. Since pressing one makes the other vanish, they can be overlapped like this.

Now for the User Macros.

First setup your 'save' macro, like this :


This basically saves each 'Share' (5-6-7-8) to GLA 1-2-3-4.

Why Gladiator? Because it's a class, and classes are saved separately than Jobs. And once you unlocked jobs you don't have much of a reason to use classes anymore, so they are generally safe to use. Just don't save it unto a class you might level up later if the job is not unlocked! Avoid saving to jobs for the same reason of course.

Now place your actions unto the bars (5-6-7-8 for me here), something like this :


And put the 'save' macro somewhere there. That way if you ever make changes to the layout later you have a quick access to saving it. If you don't save, all changes will be lost when you 'load' those hotbars up, of course (making an improvised Undo while at it). In this picture, the 'save' is in the lower right corner.

Now let's make the macros for each bar you want to appear. Here's the 'job' one for me :


This basically removes ALL visible hotbars (display off) then pulls up the bars GLA 1-2-3-4, puts them into Shared 5-6-7-8, and then displays them back on. This avoid seeing the icons vanish and reappear oddly, but also hides other menus like Utilities and Waymarks (9 and 10 for me).

Repeat for any other bars. Here's the one for Text macros here, showing the save and load of them. I saved them to CNJ class here :



Now much simpler, the Utilities only needs to turn off the display of all bars, and then show it. Since it doesn't save/load to classes, all it does is hide all other bars and then display Hotbar 9



The last thing to note is that pressing the button again doesn't hide them, so I made a 'close all' macro. It's the 'down' arrow on my menu :


And that's it! This is the logic to apply to any dynamic hotbars. Simply adjust this to your needs, you can make a single 'rotating' bar with up/down arrows for example, scrolling through various choices instead of using a menu bar like mine. The idea is to save/load the bars to Classes and Display on/off/toggle as needed. Not that complicated!
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Guide Book / Re: [Report]Hunting Log Errors
« Last post by Vale Senestre on July 23, 2017, 09:39:24 PM »
Pugilist Rank 4 lvl 35 Basalt Golem: the map description says Central Shroud - Sorrel Haven, which is incorrect. The map itself is correct, of Outer La Noscea - The Long Climb.
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Guide Book / Re: [Report]Hunting Log Errors
« Last post by HIRUZEN on July 17, 2017, 06:05:52 PM »


say Easter Thanalan but is Upper La Noscea
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I know I'm late on this thread, and Aya knows I hate posting lol.. I will have to say my fondest moment was when someone broke shadowbind and all of us knew who broke it and wouldn't tell Aya about it, the rage was real LOL
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Guide Book / Re: [Report] Clan Centurio Hunt Marks Errors
« Last post by Celedh Knight on July 02, 2017, 11:52:44 PM »
Probably a mistake, since I`m sure I made it, it was in the same map as Grizzly Bears that are also missing from it. I`ll look it over tomorrow.
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Guide Book / Re: [Report] Clan Centurio Hunt Marks Errors
« Last post by Laude on July 02, 2017, 11:14:40 PM »
This hasn't been used in awhile, wow.

Anyway, Mosslings are at 11,19 in the Fringes. Noticed they weren't on the Veteran Marks page.
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Guide Book / Re: Collectables (Miner/Botanist)
« Last post by Celedh Knight on July 02, 2017, 11:55:55 AM »
Updated with new rotations, hopefully will help people during Stormblood leveling!
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Guide Book / Re: Anima Relic : "So I heard you are thinking about it" Edition
« Last post by Flare on June 25, 2017, 11:55:04 AM »
For step 3 you may want to add that you need the 10 Unindentifiable whatever PLUS 4 of the things (and actually mention what they are maybe?... Adamantite Francesca, Titanium Alloy Mirror, Dispelling Armor, and Kingcake) because you need to trade them to Cristiana in Mor Dhona (x:21.4, y:5.4) for the Enchanted Rubber, Fast-drying Carboncoat, Divine Water, and Fast-acting Allagan Catalyst; which are the actual items that the quest asks for.

Mostly because I've been trying to follow the guide and it didn't mention what the items were that you need 4 of, and the quest text only mentions the things you trade them for.
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So I've been trying to think of a memory of being in the guild/linkshell/FC (whatever you want to consider it) and I thought maybe start off with a little backstory of how I came into the group. I've known Celedh for years (honestly I don't remember how many) I first met him when me and some former friends joined a linkshell in FFXI known as Dynamix. I remember running dynamis 2 nights a week religiously with this group. However over time, the shell was slowly going the way many linkshells do. It wasn't by drama or anything, people just ended up having real life commitments that came before the game. Cel can tell you though I was loyal until the end. Through Cel I met Aya and Slvr and we still kinda kept the spirit of dynamix alive and ran dyna every Friday night. I could be wrong but I believe I was invited to join DD but I had loyalty to another shell. But that's another story I'm getting long winded here.

So I eventually joined the FC on day one of 2.0 (I think my mind is foggy). But I played religiously until I got to a point I got burned out (it happens) and I took a break. Came back before Heavensward and was welcomed with open arms and no questions asked. Eventually I burned out again and took probably an even longer hiatus to where I recently came back a couple months ago. Now we get to the memory part. I remember I came back and I wouldn't admit it at the time but I was struggling to get gear and finish the story. I never asked for help cause it's just the way I am but I won't refuse it if offered. Cel got a group together (I forget who all was part of it but you all know who you are and thank you!) and we went and spammed regular Alex and got me geared to 250. Honestly, you ain't gonna find many communities out there that will do that for anyone especially someone who has taken two breaks and one really long break from the game! Maybe it's a little selfish coming up with this memory but it's the one that sticks out in my mind the most.

P.S. Will someone please post the Ifrit story cause I think it would come better from someone who was there besides me lol.
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My fondest memories are all the event that you did that got me to join you guys cause I was bored to death waiting for Stormblood!!!
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