General Settings

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General Settings impact many game options,, from the Language of your client, to the Alerts you see on your screen. There are six different sections, each of which will have an overall impact on game-play, though they do not target a specific aspect of it.


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The first section of Gameplay Settings is Simplification and there are four options available.

  • Activate Aiming Assistance - This feature can be toggled on and off. While it is active, it acts as a target lock, by directing your attacks at your opponents automatically.
  • Quick Slot - This feature also toggles on and off, and while it is active, your quick slots can be moved individually, instead of as a group.
  • Simplify UI - This feature will allow you to reduce the information displayed on your UI to only the things that are most important.
  • Screen Saver - While this option is active, if you idle for an extended period in game, you will enter screen saver mode, which hides your UI, changes camera angles, and applies filters at random. Moving your cursor will cancel the screen saver, if it is active.


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The second section of General Settings is Show/Hide. There are 22 options in this section and most of them can be toggled on or off.

  • Always Show My Name - This will show your name above the head of your character in all situations. It overwrites any other name settings previously set and only applies to you.
  • Always Hide My Name - This will keep your name from becoming visible in all situations. It overwrites any other name settings previously set and only applies to you.
  • Display My Name When Attacked - This option will keep your name hidden, unless you are directly taking damage in combat. It overwrites any other name settings previously set and only applies to you.
  • Display Others’ Names - While this is on, you will see the names of other adventurers, while turning it off will hide them.
  • Display Party Member Names - You can toggle this option to show or hide party member names.
  • Show Guild/Clan Member Names - You can toggle this option to show or hide the names of players in your Guild or Clan.
  • Show Ranking - You can toggle this to show or hide the ranking icons displayed above other players’ heads.
  • Zone Change - You can toggle this to show or hide the Red and Green highlights on your character, when you leave and enter Safe Zones.
  • Quest NPC Status - You can toggle this to show or hide the color change on NPC’s who you have accepted quests from.
  • Amity Status - You can toggle this to show or hide the color change on NPC’s based on your Amity with them.
  • Conquest War Allies - You can toggle this to show or hide the highlighting that indicates allies in wars. They will be colored Blue/Green.
  • Conquest War Non-Participants - You can toggle this option to show or hide the orange highlight on players not participating in Conquest Wars.
  • All Enemies - You can toggle this option to show or hide the red highlight on enemy players.
  • Same Guild - You can toggle this option to show or hide the blue highlight on guild members.
  • Same Party - You can toggle this option to show or hide the green highlight on party members.
  • Party Members’ Effects - You can toggle this option to show or hide the hit effects of other players in your party.
  • Pets - This option will allow you to Hide all pets, show all pets or only show your own pets.
  • Fairy - This option will allow you to show or hide your fairy.
  • Attack Decisions - You can toggle this option to show or hide the combat decisions, such as Critical, or Down Attack, when you strike monsters.
  • Combo Video Guide - You can toggle this to hide or show the combat videos that teach you how to use your skills if you are below 35.
  • Transparent Mast - You can toggle this to make the mast of a large ship, such as a galleon, transparent, or opaque.
  • Work Progress - You can toggle this to show or hide the movement of your workers in game, as they move from node to towns, or finish the process you have set for them.


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The third section in General Settings is Alerts. There are 17 options in this section.

  • Trade - You can toggle this option to show or hide the notifications of trade events, such as raids on towns that might drive the prices of trade packs upwards if they are turned in at that trader.
  • Imperial Trading - You can toggle this to show or hide the alerts for Imperial Trade.
  • Others’ Loot/Dream Horse - You can toggle this to show or hide the notifications of other players looting rare drops, or producing Dream Horses.
  • Others’ Life Skills - You can toggle this to show or hide the notifications of other players’ Life Skill level ups.
  • Enhancement Success - You can toggle this to show or hide the notifications of other players’ Enhancement Successes and Failures.
  • Marketplace - You can toggle this to show or hide the notifications of expensive listings added to the Marketplace.
  • Horse Market/Worker Exchange - You can toggle this to hide or show notifications when players list new workers or horses to the market.
  • Zone Change - You can toggle this to show or hide notifications that you have moved to a Safe Zone, Combat Zone or desert region.
  • Fitness Level - You can toggle this to show or hide notifications of your rank ups in Fitness.
  • Conquest Wars - You can toggle this to hide or show notifications from Conquest Wars.
  • Guild Wars - You can toggle this to show or hide notifications of guild war declarations or withdrawals.
  • Black Spirit’s Alert - You can toggle this to show or hide the notifications that your Black Spirit wishes to speak with you.
  • Pearl Item Suggestions - You can toggle this to show or hide suggestions for Pearl Items.
  • Guild Members Login - You can toggle this to show or hide notifications of guild members logging into the game.
  • Guild Quests - You can toggle this to show or hide notifications of guilds taking quests.
  • Monsters - You can toggle this to show or hide notifications that very powerful (indicated with purple names) monsters are near you.


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The fourth section in General Settings is World Map. There are only two options in this section.

  • World Map Opening Styles
No Animation - Your World Map will open with no animations, oriented by the cardinal directions of the compass.
Fix Direction(Fast) - Your World Map will open and pan from your character’s position outwards, starting in the direction your camera was facing, and ending with the orientation based on the cardinal directions of the compass.
Camera Direction - Your World Map will open and orient itself in the direction your camera is facing, regardless of the cardinal directions on a compass.
Fix Direction(Smooth) - Your World Map will pan from your character’s position outward, with its orientation based on the cardinal directions of the compass.
  • Set World Map Camera Angle - This setting determines the axis psotion at which your map is first opened. Default is slightly tilted, whereas 90 degrees is a complete top down view. 30 degrees is angled more steeply than the default angle.



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The fourth section is Language, and has four options available.

  • Watermark (Region) - This allows you to change the watermark used on your screenshots from one region’s logo to another.
  • Game Language - This controls the language displayed for your entire game.
  • Chat Filter - Toggle this to turn the profanity filter on or off.
  • Chat Channel: Send & Receive - This will select the chat you join. International puts you in a chat for all languages, while the other options will put you in a chat intended for speakers of those languages.


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The last section is Misc. There are seven options, with one slider bar, in this section.

  • Navigation Guide Type - This option sets the display you see when you have set a waypoint. (This does not alter the display on your World Map, or Mini Map) You can either have a line drawn on the ground, let a fairy lead your way, show nothing, or use arrows on the ground.
  • Party and Guild Invites - Toggle this to automatically reject invitations to parties and guilds from other players.
  • Duel Challenges - Toggle this to automatically reject duel requests.
  • Trade Requests - Toggle this to automatically reject trade requests.
  • Rotate Minimap - Toggle this to have your minimap change depending on your camera angle, regardless of cardinal direction.
  • Hide UI When Attacked - Toggle this option to automatically close an windows, such as inventory or skills, when you are attacked.
  • Auto Run Camera - Toggle this to have the camera change to follow your character, while you auto run. The slider below allows you to set the speed at which the camera moves, between 10 and 30.