Hot Keys

When you are interacting with a screen that is not expecting text to be entered the hot keys are active. Hot keys are one key press quick commands. Here is a list:

A Space command anvil mode

H Space command hammer mode

Esc Close the current window

PageUp Next Ship, Next Base, Next Wing, Next . . .

PageDown Previous Ship, Previous Base . . .

, Move up the space command object list

. Move down the space command object list

SPACE BAR Click on space command object high lighted on list

Enter Click on space command object high lighted on list

F2 Main star map

F3 Mini star map

F4 Space command

F5 Weapon spec screen

F9 Hammer data pad

F10 Anvil data pad

+ (Number pad) Map Zoom in

- (Number pad) Map Zoom out

7 8 9 6 3 2 1 4 (Number pad) Scroll map

5 (Number pad) Center map on selected object (hammer)

0 (number pad) Draw distance rings around selected object (hammer)

T (Ship screen) Transporter screen

O (Base screen) Parts order screen

E Current hammer object Escorts the current anvil object

I Current hammer object Intercepts the current anvil object

B Select nearest base (Useful for jumping from ship to base under the ship)

S Select next ship within 10 LY of the current object selected

(Useful for jumping from a base to ships in orbit)

(Useful for jumping from ship to ship within a group of ships around a planet)

W Select next wing within 10 LY of the current object selected

L Show log window

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Set ship speed, Set Wing: Speed 1 is slowest, 9 is fastest

G Good Bye, close window (A carry over from Version 3)

D Done, close window

Ctrl Hide selected items details (Icon, waypoints) on the main star map

Shift Drop a waypoint you are dragging on the main star map into deep space

Jan 28th, 2004