FFXIV: How to Maximise Synthesis Success
Posted October 29, 2010on:
A. The colored, glowing graphics provides players with a large hint toward a successful synthesis.
When the glow is white, the synthesis is at its most stable, and the chances of success are high.
When the glow takes on a color, however, the chances of success are low.
The developers have recommended
Players seeking simple completion of their synthesis rather than high-quality results should attempt to use the Wait command when the indicator is colored to restore the stability of the synthesis before finishing it.