A
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
addbot
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addbot <botname> [skill 1-5] [team] [msec delay] [altname] Adds a computer opponent.
advert_done
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advert_done Exucutes after the standard pre-game advertisement has been shown.
alias
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alias <aliasname> [command] Sets an alias function for a given command.
arena
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arena <file>.sp_arena
Example: /arena nightmare
Load arena and bots from scripts/<file>.sp_arena.
B
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
bind
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bind <key> [command] Assign an action to a key.
bindlist
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bindlist Displays a list of the current binds as per repconfig.cfg.
block
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block [playername] Blocks the specified player’s in-game and website chat.
blocklist
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blocklist Lists currently blocked players.
C
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
callvote
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Restart map:
callvote map_restart

Next Map:
callvote nextmap

Map Change:
callvote map <mapname>

Gametype Change:
callvote g_gametype <n>

Kick a Player:
callvote kick <player>

Kick Client:
callvote clientkick <clientnum>

Timelimit Change:
callvote timelimit <time>

Fraglimit Change:
callvote fraglimit <frags>

Shuffle Teams:
callvote shuffle

Team Size:
callvote teamsize <number>

Cointoss:
callvote cointoss <heads/tails/(blank)>
Call a vote.
centerview
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centerview Snaps your view to the horizontal plane.
changeVectors
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changeVectors Supposedly "change to vector defined by FIND_NEW_CHANGE_VECTORS as in vector graphics." Either used internally by the rendering system, or is just legacy and no longer effectual. Either way it produces absolutely no effect.
cinematic
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cinematic <file name> Plays the specified ROQ cinematic file. Cinematics are currently disabled in Quake Live.
clear
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clear Clears all entries in the console.
clearcvar
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clearcvar Clears specified CVAR, if none set, then clears all.
clientinfo
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clientinfo Displays information about clients.
clientkick
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clientkick <slot number> Kicks a client by slot number.
cmd
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cmd <command> Executes a given command.
cmdlist
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cmdlist <query> Displays queried commands, if none specified, lists all available commands.
condump
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condump <filename>.txt Write the contents of the console to a file.
configstrings
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configstrings Lists the current config strings in effect.
confirmOrder
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confirmOrder Team Arena legacy – confirm team order received.
connect
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connect <serveraddress> Connects to a server by server IP address.
cvar_restart
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cvar_restart Restarts CVAR system.
cvarlist
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cvarlist <query> Shows a list of current CVARs starting with specified query string. If none set, displays all CVARs.
D
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
demo
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demo <demoname> Plays a demo file.
denyOrder
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denyOrder Denies orders given to you by the team leader in team-based game types. (Team Arena)
devmap
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devmap <mapname>
Example: /devmap campgrounds
Opens a map in developer mode (all cheat CVARs enabled)
dir
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dir [directory]/[extension]
Example:
/dir “maps/*.bsp”
…to show all listed maps
Shows the files contained in a specific directory.
disconnect
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disconnect Leave/disconnect from the current server.
dropflag
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dropflag Allows the flag carrier to drop the flag in CTF.
droppowerup
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droppowerup Drops a power-up item.
dropweapon
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dropweapon Drops current weapon
dumpuser
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dumpuser <userid> Displays information about a specific client.
E
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
echo
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echo <string> Prints a client-side message.
exec
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exec <filename> Executes a specific file or command.
F
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
fdir
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fdir <filter>
Usable meta characters:
? = any single character
* = any group of characters
Search game directory for certain file types.
find
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find <substring> A case-sensitive search of the console entry database. Maximum number of entries set by con_matchlimit.
follow
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follow <variable>

<position> = follow player by place on scoreboard (eg: ‘follow 1’ to follow leader, ‘follow 2’ to follow the player in 2nd place, etc)

<name> = follow player with the specific name.
Switch to follow mode when in spectator mode.
 
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forfeit Forfeits the game.
fs_openedList
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fs_openedList List of opened PK3 files.
fs_referencedList
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fs_referencedList List of referenced PK3 files, from sv_referencedPakNames.
G
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
gfxinfo
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gfxinfo Lists extensive information about your graphics settings.
give
C
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give [item]
Example: /give all
…gives all weapons.
Gives a specific item/weapon to the player
globalservers
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globalservers <master #1 0-1> <protocol> [keywords] ???
god
C
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god Toggles player invincibility.
I
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
imagelist
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Imagelist Lists textures used by current map and memory used up by these textures.
in_restart
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in_restart Restarts all input device drivers.
K
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
kick
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kick <playername> Server command to kick a client.
kill
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kill Kills your player (only if g_allowKill is set to 1 on the specific server).
killserver
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killserver Ends your current server.
L
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
levelshot
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levelshot Shows the level intermission camera view and writes a 128x128 tga levelshot to levelshots/<mapname>.tga.
listcmds
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listcmds Lists current commands.
listcvars
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listcvars Lists current console variables.
ListInputDevices
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ListInputDevices Lists input devices.
loaddeferred
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loaddeferred Loads deferred player models manually. This is done automatically by using cg_deferplayers 1. For example you are in pre-game on a clan arena server, and someone enters and joins your team. You have forceteammodel set to bitterman, but for some reason their model is showing up as the one they have set for themselves, say klesk. Issuing a 'loaddeferred' in the console will reset their model as you see it back to bitterman.
loadhud
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loadhud Refreshes HUD file source as per cg_hudFiles. Useful when wanting to load a different HUD.
localservers
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localservers Searches for local servers.
M
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
map
S R A
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map <mapname>
Example: /map campgrounds
Loads the specified map.
map_restart
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map_restart Resets the game on the current map in localhost.
meminfo
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meminfo Displays some registers, how many bits high/low, the total bits and memory statistics of the Z-buffer in the game.
messagemode
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messagemode Public chat.
messagemode2
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messagemode2 Team chat.
messagemode3
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messagemode3 Send a message to your target.
messagemode4
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messagemode4 Send a message to your attacker.
messagemode5
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messagemode5 Send a reply to an online buddy (Quake Live’s buddy chat system).
midiinfo
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midiinfo Displays MIDI system information.
model
U A T
sarge
model <model>
Example: /model “keel/bright”
Sets your player model.
Modelist
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Modelist Displays a list of available screen resolution modes, options listed in appendix.
modellist
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modellist Displays a list of models currently loaded by the game.
music
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music <soundfile>
Example: /music “music/sonic1.ogg”
Loops a specified sound file as background music.
N
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
net_restart
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net_restart Restarts the networking subsystem.
nextOrder
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nextOrder Team Arena legacy for issuing the ‘next team order’. Ineffectual in Quake Live
nextTeamMember
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nextTeamMember Used in Team Arena to view information on HUD about next team mate in player cycle.
noclip
C
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noclip Enables no clip mode.
notarget
C
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notarget Forces artificial intelligence to ignore you.
P
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
path
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path Lists current search paths.
ping
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ping [server] Pings a specific server.
play
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play <soundfile> Plays a specific sound file.
players
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players Lists current players in server.
postprocess_restart
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postprocess_restart Restarts the post process subsystem.
prevTeamMember
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prevTeamMember Used in Team Arena to view information on HUD about previous team mate in player cycle.
print
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print [message] Displays a local message in the console and on the heads-up display.
Q
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
quit
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quit Exit the game.
R
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
ragequit
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ragequit Quit the game and display ‘<yourname> ragequits’.
readyup
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readyup Toggles your ready-up status in warm up rounds. Once the amount of ‘ready’ players meets or exceeds the server’s sv_warmupReadyPercentage, the game will begin.
reconnect
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reconnect Reconnects to the last server you connected to.
record
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record <demoname> Start recording a demo.
reply
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reply <message> Reply to chat messages you received from an online buddy.
reset
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reset [cvar] Resets a CVAR.
S
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
s_info
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s_info Displays sound information.
s_list
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s_list Lists all currently loaded sound files.
s_stop
C
-
s_stop Stops currents sounds from being played.
say
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say <message> Ordinary in-game message command.
say_team
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say_team <message>
Available chat tokens:
#h - Current health value
#a - Current armor value
#w - Current weapon & ammo count
## - To print the character '#'
In-game team message command.
screenshot
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screenshot <file name> Takes a screenshot in TGA file format. If no file name is set, screenshots will be named automatically.
screenshotSocial
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screenshotSocial Takes a screenshot and uploads it to your social media pages.
screenshotJPEG
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screenshotJPEG <filename> Takes a screenshot in JPG file format. If no file name is set, screenshots will be named automatically.
sectorlist
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sectorlist Displays a list of the number of entities in the different sectors of the map with regards to the current position.
serverinfo
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serverinfo Prints out server information list to the console.
set
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set <variable> <value> Set Variable:
Assigns a value to an existing CVAR or assigns or creates a new VSTR for your current session.
seta
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seta <variable> <value> Set Variable to Archive:
Assigns a value to an existing CVAR or assigns or creates a new VSTR for your current session. Also writes the setting to your configuration so that it is applied every time you run the game.
setenemycolor
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??? ???
setenv
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??? ???
setteamcolor
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??? ???
setviewpos
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setviewpos <x> <y> <z> <yaw> Sets view at specified point, in relation to map coordinates.
shaderlist
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shaderlist Displays a list of currently loaded shaders.
showip
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showip [0|1]
0 = Hide
1 = Show
Shows your IP address. This will be the same as what appears in your network settings. If you are connecting through a router it will show the IP your router has assigned to you.
sizedown
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sizedown Decreases the size of the in-game display area.
sizeup
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sizeup Increases the size of the in-game display area.
skinlist
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skinlist Displays a list of skin files that are currently loaded with the corresponding model surfaces.
snd_restart
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snd_restart Restarts the sound system.
spdevmap
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spdevmap <mapname> Selects a map to open in single player developer mode (cheats enabled).
spec
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spec [element]
FC = follow a flag carrier
RED = follow a red team player
BLUE = follow a blue team player
PU = follow a player who has a power-up
Cycle through players in spectator mode.
spmap
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spmap <mapname>
Example: /spmap campgrounds
Runs a specific map along with the applicable arena file settings, i.e: single-player match with bots, if included in an arena file.
startOrbit
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startOrbit A 3rd person orbital view of your player.
status
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status Status of currently connected server.
stoprecord
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stoprecord Stops the current demo recording.
systeminfo
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systeminfo Lists the server configuration.
T
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
taskCamp
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taskCamp Voice message your target team mate that you are camping. (Team Arena)
taskDefense
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taskDefense Voice message your target team mate that you are defending. (Team Arena)
taskEscort
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tastEscort Voice message your target team mate that you are escorting the flag carrier. (Team Arena)
taskFollow
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taskFollow Voice message your target team mate that you are following. (Team Arena)
taskOffense
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taskOffense Voice message your target team mate that you are attacking. (Team Arena)
taskOwnFlag
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taskOwnFlag Voice message your target team mate that you have the flag. (Team Arena)
taskPatrol
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taskPatrol Voice message your target team mate that you are patrolling. (Team Arena)
taskRetrieve
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taskRetrieve Voice message your target team mate that you are retrieving the flag. (Team Arena)
taskSuicide
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taskSuicide Voice message your target (bot) team mate to commit suicide. (Team Arena)
tauntDeathInsult
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tauntDeathInsult Random voice insult when you die. (Team Arena)
tauntGauntlet
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tauntGauntlet Random voice insult when you die by gauntlet. (Team Arena)
tauntKillInsult
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tauntKillInsult Random voice insult when you frag your opponent. (Team Arena)
tauntPraise
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tauntPraise Random voice praise to your opponent. (Team Arena)
tauntTaunt
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tauntTaunt Voice taunt. (Team Arena)
tcmd
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tcmd Displays the current target commands or code address.
team
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team <team>
A = random team
B = blue team
F = free
R = red team
S = spectate
Join a team (team change limited to a 5 second delay between changes)
teamtask
U T
0
teamtask [0-7]
0 = default (offense)
1 = offense
2 = defense
3 = patrol
4 = following
5 = retrieving
6 = escorting
7 = camping
Displays the current task you have been assigned. (Team Arena)
tell_attacker
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tell_attacker <message> Sends a message to your attacker.
tell_buddy
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tell_buddy <playername> <message> Sends a message to a specific online buddy.
tell_target
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tell_target <message> Sends a message to a targeted player.
toggle
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toggle <cvar> Toggles a variable (if applicable). May be able to toggle certain write protected CVARs, too.
togglechathistory
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togglechathistory Toggles displaying of chat history screen.
toggleconsole
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toggleconsole Toggles displaying of console.
touchFile
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touchFile <file> Makes a file a zero-byte file.
U
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
unalias
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unalias <alias> Clears a specific alias.
unaliasall
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unaliasall Clears all aliases.
unbind
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unbind <key> Unbind a binded key.
unbindall
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unbindall Unbinds all key binds.
unblock
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unblock [playername] Unblocks a blocked player.
userinfo
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userinfo Lists user information.
V
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
vid_restart
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vid_restart Restarts video system.
viewpos
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viewpos Displays player coordinates in map, in the form of: (X Y Z) : XY-Angle
vosay
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vosay <voice script> General voice communication.
vosay_team
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vosay_team <voice script> Team voice communication.
vote
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vote <y/n>
yes = yes vote
no = no vote
Sets your vote for the current vote calling.
votell
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votell [message] Voice chat to a player.
vsay
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vosay [message] Voice chat to all players.
vsay_team
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vsay_team [message] Voice chat to team.
vstr
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vstr [name] Execute a specific VSTR.
vtaunt
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vtaunt [message] Voice taunt to all players.
vtell
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vtell [message] Voice chat to a specific player.
vtell_attacker
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vtell_attacker [message] Voice chat to attacker.
vtell_target
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vtell_target [message] Voice chat to target player.
W
Entry
Flags
Default Value
Usage Description
wait
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wait <delay>
(if none set, delay = 1)
Frame delay for remaining buffered commands.
weapnext
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weapnext Selects next weapon in weapon cycle (by default, no weapons without ammo are selected, including gauntlet).
weapon
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weapon [1-13]
1 = gauntlet
2 = machine gun
3 = shotgun
4 = grenade launcher
5 = rocket launcher
6 = lightning gun
7 = railgun
8 = plasmagun
9 = BFG10K
10 = grappling hook
11 = nailgun
12 = proximity mine launcher
13 = chaingun
Selects a specific weapon.
weapprev
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weapprev Selects previous weapon in weapon cycle (by default, no weapons without ammo are selected, including gauntlet).
writeconfig
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writeconfig [<configname>.cfg] Writes settings to a configuration file.