Returns the list of filters registered for a chat event. See ChatFrame_AddMessageEventFilter() for details about chat message filters.

See also Chat functions.


filterTable = ChatFrame_GetMessageEventFilters("event")


  • event - A CHAT_MSG_ Event (string)


  • filterTable - A table containing any filters set for the given event, with numeric keys corresponding to the order in which filters were registered (table)
This function is not a C API but a Lua function declared in Blizzard's default user interface. Its implementation can be viewed by extracting the addon data using the Addon Kit provided by Blizzard.
This function is defined by the default user interface in Lua. You can find the definition by examining the FrameXML code for the default UI,