Keep Eclipse UI updated with MMOUI Minion/LotROnion!
What's MMOUI Minion?
It's a simple, easy to use client that lets you manage your addons, update them all with a single click (or update them automatically when new versions come out), and does it all with the full permission of the authors and the sites involved - without gimping your features or your download speeds.
› Official MMOUI Minion details here
It's a plugin that lets your LotRO addons detected and updated by the Minion.
› Official LotROnion details here
So, how to make this work?
First, you must have Eclipse UI installed, of course.
Then you have to download and install a java-based app (Minion) plus its module (LotROnion).
That's pretty much all. Follow the steps below.
• Step 1 •
Make sure you have the latest Java installed on your computer.
• Step 2 •
Download the latest MMOUI Minion.
› Installation help
Note: The wowinterface.com plugin no longer required to have installed with the Minion.
• Step 3 •
Download the latest LotROnion plugin.
Unzip the .jar file.
• Step 4 •
Start the Minion and from the top-menu open 'Tools
' > 'Module Center
' > press 'Update Core
' button to update the client > press 'Install Module...
' button to browse for the unzipped LotROnion jar file.
• Step 5 •
The Minion now can detect LOTRO addons, including Eclipse UI in the interface list. It shows the latest version available, ready to be updated if needed.
• Note 1 •
First time using the Minion it asks you for the location of the addons.
Select your LOTRO user documents folder (for Windows7 it's C:\Users\<username>\Documents\The Lord of the Rings Online\
• Note 2 •
Addons in the Minion's interface list are visible only if the plugin/skin authors have the required support file included in their addons.
• Note 3 •
You can let your addons auto-update without confirmation. Turn this feature on at 'Tools > Options > Global Configurator