Player Controls

Movement: WASD or Arrow Keys

Jump: Space

Pan Camera: Hold RMB and Drag

Equip/Unequip Item: Press 1-9

Fire Weapon/Use Item: LMB

Punch: E

Kick: Q

Sprint: Hold Shift

Open Supply Boxes/Doors/Get into Helicopter: F

Blocking: Hold Caps Lock

Switch Firing Mode (when applicable): V

Crouch/Cinematic Mode (in Spectate): C

Zoom: Scroll

Flashlight: X

ADS (Aim Down Sights): Zoom in Completely and Hold RMB or Hold Q

Open/Close Leaderboard: Tab

Item Controls

See Also: Items

Use and/or Cook (when applicable): Tap and/or hold LMB

Drop Defibrillators, Medkit, Jerry Can, or Propane: Backspace

Give Pills: RMB

Spawn Mount: M

Interact with certain Campaign Items: Hold X

Special Infected Controls

See Also: Zombies

Basic Attack: LMB

Throw Club/Dig/Transform: Hold E

Rebirth/Recharge: F

Jump/Leap: Space Bar

Block (Brute): Hold Q

Block (Stalker): Hold E

Smash/Use Tongue: Hold LMB


  • Blocking works poorly on Macs, as Caps Lock won't be considered held down due to how Macs work.
  • The key that determines how you ADS is changed by activating Mac Mouse, an option located in the Settings.
    • This option is currently broken as of v1.0.2.