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1. ### MUI Triggers with Waits

MUI Triggers with Waits Disclaimer: This is not an acceptable form for Spell/System resources. It is only meant for map-making. Go here instead. Table of Contents Introduction What is 'MUI'? The Problem The Solution Pros and Cons Delayed MUI Spells Without Waits Wrap-Up...
2. ### Things You Should Know When Using Triggers / GUI

Things You Should Know When Using Triggers / GUI An easy guide for GUIers to be able to learn from, from beginner to advanced levels. There is also a list of helpful tutorials at the bottom of the tutorial. If you don't understand something feel free to post and I will help when i can...
3. ### MUI Spells Using Artificial Waits

Introduction Creating delayed spell effects that are MUI without the use of waits is fairly simple. It just requires two variables and one periodic trigger. The first variable is an integer that represents the current spell instance, whereas the second variable is an integer that...
4. ### Error Messages

Error and Warning Messages in Public Libraries Introduction In this mini-tutorial, I will be discussing proper Error and Warning messages. This is something a lot of people get wrong and I'm sick and tired of it, so I'll be showing you how to make proper error/warning messages that make...
5. ### Spherical Coordinates

The spherical coordinate system maps points relative to an origin given two angles and a distance. What makes this different from the Cartesian coordinate system is that rather than defining a point by its x,y,z distance from the origin, it defines a point by the magnitude of an x,y,z point...
6. ### Charged Ability Tutorial

Charged Ability Tutorial By: RadamantusWhat is this?Answer: This is a tutorial of how to make an ability with a charge.This allows you to cast the ability many times even without cooldown but has limits and allows you to not duplicate a spell many times and use the action "Add blahblah to...
7. ### Beginner's Guide to Lightning Effects

top3Beginner's Guide to Lightning Effects Table of Contents 1. Lightning Effects - What and Where 2. What is a lightning effect? 3. Where are they? 4. A Triggered Lightning Spell 5. Custom Script 6. Moving Lightning 7. Example Trigger 8. Colorizing Lightning 9. Miscellaneous Tips and Reminders...
8. ### Transitions in Campaigns Guide

Transitions in Campaigns Guide This tutorial will teach you how to make a campaign with multiple maps that you can navigate through, like the 'Orc Bonus Campaign' but in much more advanced fashion. In fact, Ralle's tutorial inspired me to make this one also with example campaign...
9. ### Custom TESH Highlighting

JassNewGenPack Tutorial: Custom TESH Highlighting Table of Contents Introduction Step 1: The Declaration File Step 2: Implementation Wrap-Up FAQ introIntroduction In this tutorial, I'm going to teach you how to get custom TESH highlighting. This is common knowledge for a lot of people...
10. ### How to Give a unit the ability to fly

Unit Flying Ability (The Right Way) Table of Contents Introduction The Problem The Solution Tips Wrap-Up IntroIntroduction This is quite a simple tutorial. I made it quite short and straight to the point because there's not much to say. Basically, what we've been doing to give units...
11. ### Hero passive transformation

Goal The goal of this tutorial is to transform a hero passively (without using an active ability that could be disabled or interrupt his current order), without using the Chaos ability, since it is completely buggy and only usable with regular units. (see PitzerMike's brilliant Ability Guide...
12. ### Abilities - Purchases & Upgrades with Items

Top of pageAbilities Purchases & Upgrades with Items This tutorial will teach you on how to purchase and upgrade abilities from shops, via items. This is heavily (ab)used in "Custom Hero" maps, where you can completely customize your Hero's spells. This system is fully MUI and MPI - all players...
13. ### How to make a good TD from scratch

Basic Tower Defense Tutorial By Craphter, for The Hive Workshop Welcome to my Tower Defense tutorial. Here, you will learn how to make a basic TD map from scratch, but, be warned, I start off talking as you already have some basic knowledge. I'll assume it is NOT your first map, since it's...
14. ### How to get your GUI spell approved

How to get your GUI spell approved Introduction When uploading a spell, it might not be clear what are the key points moderators look at when reviewing a spell. Often it takes several versions and reviews to get a spell approved. The first time a moderator takes a look at your spell, it might...
15. ### How to Customise Lightning Effects

Introduction: This tutorial is a very quick guide on how to import and customise lightning effects. Lightning effects include Finger of Death, Healing Wave, Spirit Link, and so on. You will need: An MPQ browser (check Tools) Something to edit spreadsheets (Excel) What to do: Open...
16. ### Enhancing the skies

[Terraining]: Enhancing the skies A simple interactive guide for average terrainers hoping to reach the next level - By fladdermasken Chapter 1: Introduction & Required Tools1.1 Preamble1.2 The Ultimate Terraining Map 3.0 Chapter 2: Main 2.1 Terrain Fog 2.2 Clouds 2.3 Stormsphere...