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Civilization IV Cheats

Cheats and Tips for Civilization IV


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This procedure involves editing a game file; cre..

This procedure involves editing a game file; create a backup copy of the file
Before proceeding. Use a text editor to edit the "civ4config" file in the game
Folder. Change the "CheatCode = 0" line to "CheatCode = chipotle". While playing
The game, press ~ to display the console window. Enter one of the following
Codes to activate the corresponding cheat function:
(Cheat Code no "" and no quotes in [but remember to put in what is needed in the
Display all console window codes

Change players gold; 0 is active player
"Player.changeGold [player number], [gold]"
Set players gold; 0 is active player
"Player.setGold [player number], [gold]"
Stop music

Reload audio scripts

Stop Soundscape from playing
Play sound - AS2D, AS3D, ASSS
" string [filename]"

Finds entities with black emissivity "Graphics.FindBlackPlotsAndCities"
Hide attachables

Force light update on all entities"Graphics.ForceLightingUpdate"
Rebuild terrain and lighting
Set Hill scale
"Graphics.SetHillScale [floating number]"
Set Peak scale
"Graphics.SetPeakScale [floating number]"
Set water plane height
"Graphics.setWaterHeight [floating number]"
Set render depth for quad tree
"Graphics.quadTreeDepth [integer]"
Toggle water
Display terrain
"Graphics.displayTerrain bool bOn"
Toggle grids
Dump texture palette

Set texturing
"Graphics.setTextureMode bool bOn"
Set wireframe
"Graphics.setWireframe bool bOn"
Morph the globeview count times.
"Profile.morphGlobe [integer]"
Rebuild city indicated number of times
"Profile.rebuildCity [x coordinate], [y coordinate], [integer]"
Rebuild plot indicated number of times"
Profile.rebuildPlot [x coordinate], [y coordinate], [integer]"
Dump animation information to debugging window
Set minimum time to capture spikes; set to 0 to disable spikelock
"Profile.setSpikeThreshold [milliseconds]"
Dump console command history
Writes HTML documentation for the current console commands
"Console.CreateDocumentation [filename]"
Clear the console
Display current logging status

Toggle logging

Clear the log file

Erase units and cities from map

Fill map with units and cities for performance testing

Replot Goodies
Replot Bonuses

Replot Features

Replot Rivers

Erase Rivers, Features, Bonuses and Goodies

Replace Rivers, Features, Bonuses and Goodie
Change the active landscape info
"Map.setActiveLandscapeID [landscape number]"

Erase all plots

Reload Game Text xml files

Reload Civ4TerrainSettings.xml

Reload Civ4ArtDefines.xml

Toggle output of texture loads/accesses to debug output
Force AI to play for indicated number of turns

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