X4: Foundations keyboard controls

X4: Foundations controls  

Zeynel Öztürk -
4 years ago
- Shortcuts
14

Steer ship or turret

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9
↑  Shift + 1

Toggle travel mode

2
↑  Shift + 2

Toggle scan mode

9
↑  Shift + 3

Toggle long range scan mode

0
↑  Shift + 4

Toggle SETA mode

4
Del

Options menu

-3
or ↑  Shift + O
1
↑  Shift + S

Save game

0
↑  Shift + L

Load game

0
↑  Shift + Q

Exit game

0
F5

Quick save

0
F9

Quick load

-1

Steer ship or turret

0
Q

Roll ship left

-1
E

Roll ship right

1
Z

Ship speed control

0
or X
0
Tab

(hold) Boost speed to maximum

1
Backspace

Brake to zero speed

1
↑  Shift + X

Match target speed

11
U

Toggle autopilot on/off. When autopilot in main monitor, dock at targeted station, fly through targeted gate, follow targeted ship

0
↑  Shift + D

Command ship to dock at target or fly through the gate

1
↑  Shift + M

Change Gravidar mode (view range)

1
↑  Shift + E

Eject from ship / Enter ship. Must be maximum in 50m distance

0
W

Strafe movement of ship

0
or A
0
or S
1
or D
0
E

Command console selected ship

0
Left Ctrl

Fire lasers from active cockpit

1
K

Change laser targeting mode

1
M

Select / Cycle laser targeting mode

1
1

Change laser in Bay 1

-1
2

Change laser in Bay 2

0
3

Change laser in Bay 3

0
4

Change laser in Bay 4

0
Left Ctrl

Launch missile

1
G

Weapons menu

-1

Fire lasers of active cockpit

0
T

Target object under cursor

0
E

Enemy mode: Nearest enemy

0
Page Up / Down

Target next / previous ship

0
Insert

Target next / previous player ship

0
or Del
0
Home

Target next / previous enemy

0
or End
0
I

Target info menu

0
U

View details of selected

-2
S

Ship info

0
P

Pilot information

-1
.

Sector map

2
,

Universe map

0
G

Show selection on Galaxy Map

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3
R

Owned property

0
L

Message log

0
↑  Shift + C

Command console of current ship

0
M

Rename object

0
↑  Shift + 6

Command Wingman - Attack target

0
↑  Shift + 7

Command Wingman - Protect me

0
↑  Shift + 8

Command Drones - Attack target

1
↑  Shift + 9

Command Drones - Protect me

0
F

Freight menu

0
O

Open / Close freight bay door

0
?

Freight exchange

-2
C

Comms, Communicate with target

-2
U

Station details

1
D

Trade with station

0
B

Read BBS entries

0
T

Barter goods

0
L

Landed ships

1
N

Owned ships

-1
X

Change ships

3
J

SETA time accelerator

0
↑  Shift + J

Activate Jumpdrive (press again to cancel jump)

2
↑  Shift + D

Docking computer

0
Alt

Video enhancement goggles

1
or
0
5

Best selling price locator

0
6

Best buys locator

0
G

Toggle ecliptic projector

0
Num Enter

Main menu

0
⤶ Enter

Quick menu

0
↑  Shift + O

Options menu

0
↑  Shift + L

Load game

0
↑  Shift + S

Save game using salvage insurance

0
↑  Shift + Q

Quit game

0

Toggle mouse cursor

0
F1

Select view mode

0
F2

Select external view

1
F3

Target view

1
↑  Shift + H

Toggle hud display

0
F4

Select monitor

0
F4

(hold) Select monitor arrangement

0
F5

Toggle all monitors on / off

-2
+

Zoom in

2
-

Zoom out

1
Num 0

Select camera mode

0
Num 5

Default view

0
Num 9

View from northeast

0
Num 6

View from east

0
Num 3

View from southeast

0
Num 2

View from south

0
Num 1

View from southwest

0
Num 4

View from west

0
Num 7

View from northwest

-2
Esc

Skip cutscene, remove screen tips

0

Scroll up

0

Scroll down

0
Home

Empty selection

0
End

Fill selection

0
Del

Close all menus

0
Del

Delete character

0
Backspace

Backspace

0
Home

Home

0
End

End

0
Num 4

Move cursor left

0
Num 6

Move cursor right

0
Num 8

Move cursor up

0
Num 2

Move cursor down

0
Num 7

Move cursor up and left

0
Num 9

Move cursor up and right

0
Num 1

Move cursor down and left

1
Num 3

Move cursor down and right

0
Insert

Change map axis

0
Home

Zoom map in

0
End

Zoom map out

0
Insert

Change Z axis

0
Insert then 2

Change elevation

0
or Insert then 8
1
1

Change orientation of station

1
or 3
0
or 7
0
or 9

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Program information

Program name: X4: Foundations X4: Foundations (Games - PC)

X4: Foundations is a space trading game developed and published by Germany based Egosoft. The game was released for Windows and Linux on November, 2018.

Web page: egosoft.com/games/x4/info_en.p...

Last update: 2/15/2020 8:21 AM UTC

How easy to press shortcuts: 85%

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Updated: Added some shortcuts. (3 updates.) 12/13/2019 12:47:08 PM New program added.
2/15/2020 9:21:01 AM Updated program information.
2/15/2020 9:21:47 AM Added some shortcuts.

Shortcut count: 142

Platform detected: Windows or Linux

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Guest OP says : 11 months ago 4/9/2023 4:31 PM
Wtf?? What VERSION of X4 are you playing?? NONE of these controls are correct smh

Guest OP says : 3 years ago 3/11/2021 7:54 AM
those are x3 shortcuts not x4....