NetHack game hotkeys

NetHack

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
3 months ago
- Shortcuts
Use these shortcuts if you're using letter keys as movement keys. For using num keys as movement keys, take a look at "Command aliases" section.
K

Up

J

Down

H

Left

L

Right

Y

Up-left

U

Up-right

B

Down-left

N

Down-right

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Staircase up

>

Staircase doıwn

  m[dir] Move
  M[dir] Move far
_

Travel

  #jump Jump
Ctrl + T

Teleport

  #ride Ride monster
Alt + S

Sit down

O

Open door

C

Close door

S

Search secret doors / traps / monsters

  #loot Loot box / bag
  #untrap Untrap
Alt + F

Force a lock

;

Identify symbol

:

Look around

.

Rest

,

Pick up

D

Drop single

↑   Shift + D

Drop multi

/

Identify

^

Identify trap

\

List discovered objects

  #conduct List challenges
↑   Shift + Z

Cast spell

Q

Drink

Z

Zap wand

Alt + P

Pray

Alt + D

Dip

Alt + R

Rub

Alt + O

Offer

R

Read scroll / book

Alt + I

Invoke

Alt + T

Turn undead

Alt + M

Special ability

A

Break wand

A

Use item

E

Eat

P

Pay

Alt + W

Wipe

↑   Shift + E

Engrave

  E- Write in the dust
Alt + C

Chat

Ctrl + D

Kick

C

Name monster

F[dir]  Fight
W

Wield weapon

X

Change weapons

#twoweapon  Use two weapons
Alt + E

View / raise skills

T

Throw / shoot

↑   Shift + Q

Ready quiver

F

Fire quiver

I

Inventory

Alt + A

Adjust inventory

  #name Name object
)

List weapons

[

List armor

=

List rings

"

List amulet

(

List tools

*

List equipment

$

List gold

+

List spells

W

Wear armor

T

Take off armor

A

Remove multi

P

Put on ring / amulet

R

Remove ring / amulet

Ctrl + X

Player info

↑   Shift + S

Save

Alt + Q

Quit

Alt + A

Redo

Ctrl + P

Repeat message

O

Options

@

Toggle auto-pickup

V

Display version

↑   Shift + V

Display history

↑   Shift + X

Explore mode

?

Help menu

&

Explain command

#

Extended commands

#?

Extended commands help

Ctrl + R

Redraw the screen

Ctrl + Z

Suspend (Unix only)

!

Boss key (Shell)

  While the number_pad option is turned on, the vi-style movement keys are replaced by the following command aliases    
H

? (help menu)

J

#jump

K

ctrl + d (kick)

L

#loot

N

#name

U

#untrap


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Program information

Program name: NetHack (Games)

NetHack is a video game originally released in 1987 with ASCII graphics. The last version which includes new gameplay features was NetHack 3.4.3 which was released in December 2003. On December 7, 2015, version 3.6.0 was released. NetHack is considered one of the oldest games still being developed.

Web page: https://www.nethack.org

Shortcut count: 90

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