PC Controls

Fallout: New Vegas Walkthrough and Guide

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PC Controls

At the time of writing I cannot 100% confirm the accuracy of the PC controls as I don't own this version of the game.

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|      BUTTON:     |IN-GAME ACTION:                                            |
|      Mouse       |Look/Turn Around                                           |
|        W         |Forward                                                    |
|        S         |Backward                                                   |
|        A         |Strafe left                                                |
|        D         |Strafe right                                               |
|    Left Shift    |Run                                                        |
|    Caps Lock     |Run [permanently]                                          |
|        Q         |Auto-Move                                                  |
|      1 - 8       |Swap between weapons located in the Quickswap Menu         |
|    Left Ctrl     |Crouch                                                     |
|        Z         |Pick up/Drop items                                         |
|        E         |Action Button                                              |
|       Tab        |Bring up/down Pip-Boy 3000                                 |
|     O [hold]     |Turn Flashlight On/Off                                     |
|        R         |Ready/Reload/Holster Equipped Weapon                       |
|      Space       |Jump                                                       |
|Left Mouse Button |Attack/Shoot                                               |
|Right Mouse Button|Aim/Block                                                  |
|        R2        |Enter V.A.T.S mode [Only possible with targets nearby]     |
| F or Mouse Wheel |Switch between 1st/3rd person camera view                  |
|    Mouse Wheel   |Adjust camera distance                                     |
|Mouse Wheel [hold]|Adjust camera viewpoint                                    |
|        `         |Pause Menu                                                 |
|        T         |Wait [Time will pass; 24h maximum]                         |
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                                 V.A.T.S CONTROLS:
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|      BUTTON:     |IN-GAME ACTION:                                            |
|Left Mouse Button |Select target/Switch between target's body parts           |
|Left [on arrows]  |Switch between targets                                     |
|Right Mouse Button|Exit V.A.T.S./Cancel queued attacks                        |
|        E         |Confirm                                                    |
|        V         |Enter V.A.T.S                                              |
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                              PIP-BOY 3000 CONTROLS:
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|      BUTTON:     |IN-GAME ACTION:                                            |
|       Tab        |Bring up/down Pip-Boy 3000                                 |
|    Tab [hold]    |Turn Flashlight On/Off                                     |
|        F1        |Bring up/down Pip-Boy 3000 [Directly in stats mode]        |
|        F2        |Bring up/down Pip-Boy 3000 [Directly in items mode]        |
|        F3        |Bring up/down Pip-Boy 3000 [Directly in data mode]         |
|Left Mouse Button |Equip/Unequip/Use selected item                            |
|Right Mouse Button|Drop selected item                                         |
|         R        |Repair selected item                                       |
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17 comments, latest first.
how do you hot key? i really want to know how so i can quickly swap weps.

Added 15th Jul 2015, ID #584544

how do i get into vats i press the v button and it does nothing and i can't seem to be able to heal my self not sure what to press on my pc keyboard. help lol

Added 24th Jan 2015, ID #506558

press tab

Added 14th Aug 2015, ID #597968

can I change move to the arrow keys?

Added 22nd Dec 2013, ID #332353

what do we do with ~ button it brings up some sort of thing, cheatcc says its for cheats but none of them work

Added 1st Dec 2012, ID #214107

I there a way i can stop showing all the tools showed on the screen eg: hp bar, AP Bar, cursor etc all at once with a hotkey? or is there some other way to do that?

Added 6th Jul 2012, ID #160803

how do you move the world map in the pipboy 3k? skipping around to get where i need to go sucks lol

Added 17th May 2012, ID #142806

How do you exit the chat bar when you are talking to someone?

Added 21st Apr 2012, ID #135496

what button will you press to see your Charecter face or somthing like that

Added 5th Apr 2012, ID #129916

how do you bind weapons to quickswap?

Added 6th Mar 2012, ID #121008

How do you open the map?

Added 4th Feb 2012, ID #112173

can you change the main controls? i would like that becouse i have a azerty
keyboard and not a qwertyop

Added 26th Dec 2011, ID #98872

to mod a weapon, you press x when highlighting the weapon. assuming you have any mods for that weapon you can add them there.

Added 19th Aug 2011, ID #68398

Is there an option to set controls in an identical layout to a consol, like xbox, if you have a similar type of controller for a pc?

Added 17th Aug 2011, ID #68009

How do you mod a weapon?

Added 27th Jun 2011, ID #52622

Press the red on/off button in the computer terminal window.

Added 7th May 2011, ID #41903

how do you exit out of a computer terminal in fallout newvegas pc version

Added 2nd Apr 2011, ID #35327