The Sims 4 controls

The Sims 4 controls  

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
3 years ago
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Learning The Sims 4 hotkeys is a must, for a good Sims player. But if you're somewhat new to The Sims, these keys will not only make selecting tools easier, they also may teach you some features you didn't know before.

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ⭾ Tab

Change camera type

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F4

Open the Gallery, where you can view other players' creations and add them to your neighborhood

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Home

Walls up

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End

Walls down

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Page Up

Go up a floor

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Page Down

Go down a floor

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+

Move Around the Neighborhood

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W

Move view up

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D

Move view right

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(on Sim picture) Select Sim

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(on Sim picture) Make Camera follow that Sim

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+

Rotate view or tilt camera up/down to change angles

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C

Take a screenshot. In Game Options you can choose to include the game interface in screenshots

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G

Show Aspiration Window. Click on Gift to go to Rewards, Star to Change Aspiration

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Control + ↑   Shift + C

Access cheat console

When you remove objects in buy or build mode, you'll get some of your money back. Objects removed by placing a room on top of it or in any other way can be found in your Household Inventory.
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F2

Buy mode

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H

Switch to Hand tool. In this mode you can grab objects

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↑   Shift

(Hold) Hold while placing Buy or Build Mode object to place more of the same object without having to select it again

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⬅ Backspace

Press while holding an object to place it in the Household inventory. Good for storing multiple things fast

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Alt

While holding an object, this allows you to position it anywhere as opposed to on the Grid

Cheats are not hotkeys, but we included them if you think Sims die too quickly or everyting is too expensive.
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Program information

Program name: The Sims 4 The Sims 4 (Games)

The Sims 4 is a life simulation game developed by Maxis ve The Sims Studio, distributed by Electronic Arts. In this fourth game of series, emotional connections, Sim traits and social behavior has more prominence. The game was first released on September 2014 for Windows.

Web page: ea.com/games/the-sims/the-sims...

Last update: 11 November 2019

How easy to press shortcuts: 90%

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Shortcut count: 82

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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Guest says: 9 months ago 4/28/2020 10:27 AM
I don't really have any favorite hot key's yet !

MatsuyoRific says: 23 months ago 3/20/2019 1:53 PM
There needs to be a way to disable some of these. My keyboard is jacked up, and constantly wants to spam the up key, which can be a problem when playing.

sofia says: 2 years ago 1/8/2019 10:37 PM
come si fa ad entrare?

sofia says: 2 years ago 1/8/2019 10:34 PM
ciao....