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05-23-16, 08:46 AM   #31
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Also everyone is talking about that you can get the unit from the nameplate itself, but i did not managed to do this yet properly. Both the .unit values and the GetAttribute("unit") method returns "nameplate1-30" values, which is kinda useless. Or am i missing a function somewhere?

You can get the plate frame itself from the unit with C_NamePlate.GetNamePlateForUnit(), but how do you do this in the other way around?