Category : A Collection of Games for DOS and Windows
Archive   : NH313386.ZIP
Filename : CMDHELP

 
Output of file : CMDHELP contained in archive : NH313386.ZIP
^ Show the type of a trap
^[ Cancel command
^A Redo the previous command
^C Quit the game
^D Kick something (usually a door)
^E Search a room (available in debug mode only)
^F Map the level (available in debug mode only)
^G Create a monster (available in debug mode only)
^I Identify all items (available in debug mode only)
^O Show location of special levels (available in debug mode only)
^P Show previous message printed out
^R Redraw screen
^T Teleport around level
^V Teleport between levels (available in debug mode only)
^W Wish (available in debug mode only)
^X Show your intrinsic attributes (in debug or explore mode only)
^Z Suspend game (only if defined)
a Apply (use) a tool
A Remove all Armor
b Go southwest 1 space
B Go southwest until you are on top of something
^B Go southwest until you are near something
c Close a door
C Call (name) a particular monster

d Drop an item
D Drop specific item types
e Eat something
E Engrave writing on the floor
g Followed by direction, move until you are near something
G Followed by direction, same as control-direction
h Go west 1 space
H Go west until you are on top of something
^H Go west until you are near something
i Show your inventory
I Inventory specific item types
j Go south 1 space (or if number_pad is on, jump to another location)
J Go south until you are on top of something
^J Go south until you are near something
k Go north 1 space (or if number_pad is on, kick something)
K Go north until you are on top of something
^K Go north until you are near something
l Go east 1 space (or if number_pad is on, loot a box on the floor)
L Go east until you are on top of something
^L Go east until you are near something
m Followed by direction, move without picking anything up
M Followed by direction, move a distance without picking anything up
n Go southeast 1 space
N Go southeast until you are on something (if number_pad, name an object)
^N Go southeast until you are near something
o Open a door
O Set options (O? explains options)
p Pay your shopping bill
P Put on an accessory (ring, amulet, etc)
q Quaff (drink) something
Q Quit the game
r Read a scroll (or spell book, if defined)
R Remove an accessory (ring, amulet, etc)
s Search for traps and secret doors
S Save the game
t Throw something
T Take off one piece of armor
u Go northeast 1 space (or if number_pad is on, untrap something)
U Go northeast until you are on top of something
^U Go northeast until you are near something
v Show version
V Show long version and game history
w Wield (put in use) a weapon
W Wear a piece of armor
x List known spells (only if defined)
X Enter explore (discovery) mode (only if defined)
y Go northwest 1 space
Y Go northwest until you are on top of something
^Y Go northwest until you are near something
z Zap a wand
Z Zap (cast) a spell (only if defined)
< Go up a staircase
> Go down a staircase
/ Show what type of thing a symbol corresponds to
? Give a help message
& Tell what a command does
! Do a shell escape (only if defined)
\ Show what object types have been discovered
. Rest one move while doing nothing
Rest one move while doing nothing (if rest_on_space option is on)
: Look at what is on the floor
; Show what type of thing a map symbol on the level corresponds to
, Pick up things at the current location
@ Toggle the pickup option on/off
) Show the weapon currently wielded
[ Show the armor currently worn
= Show the ring(s) currently worn
" Show the amulet currently worn
( Show the tools currently in use
$ Count your gold
+ List known spells (only if defined)
# Perform an extended command
M-a Adjust inventory letters (the fixinv option must be on to do this)
M-c Talk to someone
M-d Dip an object into something
M-f Force a lock
M-i Invoke an object's special powers
M-j Jump to another location
M-l Loot a box on the floor
M-m Use a monster's special ability (only if defined)
M-n Name an item or type of object
M-o Offer a sacrifice to the gods
M-p Pray to the gods for help
M-r Rub a lamp
M-s Sit down
M-t Turn undead
M-u Untrap something (usually a trapped object)
M-v Print compile time options for this version of NetHack
M-w Wipe off your face


  3 Responses to “Category : A Collection of Games for DOS and Windows
Archive   : NH313386.ZIP
Filename : CMDHELP

  1. Very nice! Thank you for this wonderful archive. I wonder why I found it only now. Long live the BBS file archives!

  2. This is so awesome! 😀 I’d be cool if you could download an entire archive of this at once, though.

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