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This command is added by EverQuest, MQ2XAssist

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 /xtarget show | set <slot> <role/name> | target <slot> | auto [on|off] | add | remove | save <name> | load <name> | id <#> [<slot>] | assist <#>
Description Add spawns to the Extended Target window by name, role, automatically, or from a saved list. MQ2XAssist adds two extra options: add spawns by ID, or when another player fights them. Common abbreviation: /xtar


Category Option Description
EverQuest show Toggle the visiblity of the window
set <slot> <role/name> assign a role, player, or NPC to a specific slot
target <slot> select a target at a specific slot
auto {on|off} Toggle auto-hater-targeting. Does not show any message upon command, check your UI_<name>_<srv>.ini to confirm AutoAddHaters=0/1
add add current target to next available slot
remove [target] remove last added target, or optionally remove targeted player from slots not using roles.
load <name/id> Load a saved target set.
save <name> Save the current target set.
MQ2XAssist id <#id> [<#slot>] Add spawn ID to a specific xtarget slot. Slot number is optional.
assist [<#id>] Will place mobs that the specified player ID fights on XTarget. /xtarget assist without an ID will erase the setting.


  • Will place mobs your current target fights on Xtarget

/xtarget assist ${Target.ID}

  • Add the mob you have targeted to XTarget

/xtarget id 7056

  • Sets extended target 1 to the target of the group main assist (if MA has been set).

/xtar set 1 groupassisttarget

  • Targets player regardless of range (in same zone).

/xtar Bobby

  • Removes targeted player from xtarget slots

/xtarget remove target

  • Select target at slot 7

/xtarget target 7

See also