Is KeySpam/AHK Allowed?

Hi, I just wanted to know if using AutoHotkey (AHK) in the way described in this video is against the rules in any way or could get me banned? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-JSHbo2CQE8

There is no automation or anything like that, just spamming keys as you press them to reduce the delay between casts on high ping.

This was suggested by a guildie and just wanted to be sure before trying it out.

When you say “spamming keys”, do you mean that you press the key once and then it registers a bunch of times? If so, then it would be against the rules.

One key-press needs to register once (per client) and not multiple times.

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It says right in the video that you push and hold the button to spam the spell. That is considered automation and against the rules.

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Blizzard only allows one of two keypress states for firing spells. Key up, or key down, depending upon your preference.
The continuous firing of a spell in a key down state is automation.

That being said, there’s also little reason to do it. Even I can manually press a key up and down faster than the GCD can recycle the spell and I’m in my 70’s.

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