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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 /pause <1-600>[,]
Description Pause a social macro from 1 to 600 deciseconds. Can add other commands with a comma, but will always be executed last. Can only be used within social buttons.


Option Description
<1-600> Deciseconds. 600 is equal to 60 seconds.
<1-600>,<command> The pause will always be executed after <command>


Both of these socials have a 5 second pause before the /echo.

/sit off
/cast 3
/pause 50
/echo 5 second pause is over
/sit off
/pause 50, /cast 3
/echo 5 second pause is over

Remember, /pause is always parsed last even when it appears first!

See also