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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 /taskoverlay
Description Toggles the "Task Overlay" window, which gives a summary of quests and your progress.



A starting character in The Mines of Gloomingdeep (Tutorial) will see the The following Current Tasks in their Quest Journal,

and their Task Overlay window will display as;

See also