I need some help

85 Draenei Priest
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totally new to healing anything outside of 5 mans. I wanted to try PvP but I'm lost. My first one was AV, I couldn't seem to target anyone. I had the raid frames open but couldn't use them to target players. I could see who was in range, and that was great, but I could do little to nothing except randomly click to target people and hope they needed heals. I'm just using the default UI and probably won't be trying to learn an addon as this is just something new I wanted to try. I've seen in other threads people talking about mousovers... my question is, what are they and how do I set them up?

I'd like to be able to select a heal and then drop it on someone I see in the raid frame (in range of course). Couldn't figure out how to make that work.
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90 Orc Hunter
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Healbot is better for a new healer, vuhdo I like a lot more but requires a little bit more time setting it up. decurse is another great mod to help with dispels. once you get used to a healing mod, you will enjoy healing a lot more. There's plenty of vids on you tube to help you set up these mods to.
Edited by Angryjay on 6/2/2013 9:39 PM PDT
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90 Night Elf Druid
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VuhDo, default sometimes bugs out when people drop group which makes it hard to click on people to heal them.

I swapped to VuhDo about a month or so ago and it's a great addon :D Takes some time setting it up but it's well worth it.
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100 Pandaren Priest
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For battle grounds mouse overs work pretty well. It can be as simple as.
/cast [@mouseover] heal
Make a macro in the macro UI, drag the icon to a button on your bar and assign it a keystroke. Mouse over a target and hit the button.

There are tons and tons of ways to "skin this cat", you just have to find something that works for you. I posted a macro that I use with healbot here.
http://us.battle.net/wow/en/forum/topic/9165787258

In coast mode I use healbot, when the stuff hits the fan the macros come into play.

Hope it helps.

Edit: Might I add, that mouseover keys strokes will work on healbot and player frames on the side.
Edited by Docmortis on 6/3/2013 7:05 AM PDT
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