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This command is added by EverQuest

Syntax Key
Notation Description
Text without brackets or braces Required items
<Text inside angle brackets> Placeholder for which you must supply a value
[Text inside square brackets] Optional items
Vertical bar (|) Separator for mutually exclusive items; choose one
{Text | inside | braces} Set of required items; choose one
Ellipsis () Items that can be repeated
Syntax /follow [<player name>]
Description Toggles following a targeted or named player character. Manually moving can cancel the effect. Note: MQ2AdvPath will intercept this command by default and replace it with /afollow



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