Returns RGB color codes for an item quality.

r, g, b, hex = GetItemQualityColor(quality)

Parameters Edit

Arguments Edit

Integer - The numeric ID of the quality from 0 (Poor) to 7 (Heirloom).

Returns Edit

r, g, b, hex
Float - The Red component of the color
Float - The Green component of the color
Float - The Blue component of the color
String - Contains the hexidecimal representation of the string, as well as "|c" in the beginning.

Example Edit

for i = 0, 7 do
  local r, g, b, hex = GetItemQualityColor(i);
  print(i, hex, getglobal("ITEM_QUALITY" .. i .. "_DESC"), string.sub(hex,5));

Result Edit

Will print all qualities, in their individual colors (example result from version 3.1.1).

Template:Example/Begin 0 Poor 9d9d9d
1 Common ffffff
2 Uncommon 1eff00
3 Rare 0070dd
4 Epic a335ee
5 Legendary ff8000
6 Artifact e6cc80
7 Heirloom e6cc80 Template:Example/End


GetItemQualityColor() was added in 1.9.1
If an invalid quality index is specified, GetItemQualityColor() returns white (same as index 1):
r = 1
g = 1
b = 1
hex = |cffffffff
Quality #7 was added in version 3.0 for heirloom items.
ITEM_QUALITY7_DESC is now defined as of 3.1.1.

See also Edit