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This command is added by EverQuest, MacroQuest

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 /mercswitch [<index> | <type>]
Description Change your mercenary by index number. MacroQuest adds the <type> option. A list of your mercenaries, their types and indices can be found in the "Switch" tab of your /merc window.


Category Option Description
EverQuest <index> Corresponds to the mercenary slot in the Switch tab of the Manage Mercenaries window.
MacroQuest <type> Healer, Damage Caster, Melee Damage, Tank


/mercswitch healer will switch to your first "healer" merc.

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