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I'm trying squeeze the last ounce of DPS from my spec and a guildie helpfully provided a video of his rotation on the combat dummy. However, I'm finding it pretty hard to follow just from watching the animations, buff bar, and quickbars (particularly since the latter are laid out very differently from mine).

Is there any way to show the name of the move as it is executed from the combat log? I'm aware of live parsers but using and recording them won't always be an option (or useful if I'm interested in a specific log).

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Just curious, but why try to learn from a video rather than from a succinct explanation? I haven't played SW:TOR, but from the other similar games I've played, usually a rotation is fairly easily described in terms of a priority list based on a few conditions (if this buff is up and this skill has cooldown under x, use y, otherwise check this next priority, then this next, etc). This is a much easier way to communicate it than mimicing a rotation (i.e. you learn "why" rather than "what" and then trying to reverse-engineer "why") –  PeterL Jan 29 '13 at 21:37
@Peter Yeah, we've done that, it's just down to extremely fine details at this point. Rather than going into "OK so if X is high and the boss does Y and you're lucky and Z procs, then do A, B, and C" sort of thing we went with the video so I can see what happens as situations evolve. Plus I'm pretty sure one of the things we're trying is a bug. I also intend to use this for world boss fights where the mechanics aren't fully known yet and manually going through combat logs is a pain. –  Matthew Read Jan 29 '13 at 22:10

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