LoL Commands and Hotkeys - League of Legends


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Mar 16, 2015
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List of all LoL Hotkeys and commands for Chat, Battle, Champion Ability and more. This is meant to help a beginner or some old players to get familiar with the keyboard and mouse layout. We have categorized them based on their usage.

Camera Hotkeys
  • Y - Toggle camera lock on a champion.
  • Space - Center camera on a champion (holding Space will hold the camera on the champion until released).
  • Arrow keys - Scroll camera in the corresponding direction.
  • Alt+left click - Ping location/Open Radial Menu.
  • F2-F5 - Move the camera to corresponding ally champion (camera must be unlocked).

In-Game Chat Action Commands
  • /help, /?, /allcommands, /allcmds - Lists / commands and provides descriptions.
  • /surrender, /ff, /concede, /forfeit - Starts vote for team surrender.
  • /remake - Starts vote for a team with one or more afk (under certain conditions) to remake a game.
  • /joke, /j or Ctrl+1 - Plays Champion's joke.
  • /taunt, /t or Ctrl+2 - Plays Champion's taunt.
  • /dance, /d or Ctrl+3 - Starts the Champion dance sequence.
  • /laugh, /l or Ctrl+4 - Plays Champion's laugh.
  • Ctrl+5 - Toggles the effect for your Champion if applicable.
  • Ctrl+6 - Displays your Mastery Emote.
  • /pause, /stop, /s - Pauses the game (Only works in certain situations, like tournaments)
  • /note, /n - Adds text to a text file called "MyNotes.txt"
  • /chatfilter - Enables or disables a filter for profanity
  • Z - Open chat history.

Additional Chat Commands
  • /w or /msg "summoner name" - Will send a message to another player. Summoner names are case sensitive.
  • /all - Will send a message to all players in the current match (useful if you forgot to press shift + enter).
  • /r or /reply - Will send a message to the last player who sent you a message. Note that it will automatically add the recipient after /r.
  • /mute "summoner name" - Will mute all text from a player for the duration of your current game session.
  • /mute all - Will mute text from all players for the duration of your current game session.
  • /ignore "summoner name"- Will mute a player during this game session and all subsequent game sessions.
  • /ignore all - Will mute all players during this game session and all subsequent game sessions.

LoL Champion Commands
  • Q - Use champion's 1st ability. For abilities that target a champion, you must follow this by either left-clicking the champion or pressing F1-F5 to target a team member. Same for W, E, and R.
  • W - Use champion's 2nd ability.
  • E - Use champion's 3rd ability.
  • R -Use champion's 4th ability (Ultimate)
  • Ctrl+Q - Add an ability point to the champion's 1st ability.
  • Ctrl+W - Add an ability point to the champion's 2nd ability.
  • Ctrl+E - Add an ability point to the champion's 3rd ability.
  • Ctrl+R - Add an ability point to the champion's ultimate ability.
  • Alt+Q or Q+F1 - Cast champion's 1st ability on self (must be a support spell).
  • Alt+W or W+F1 - Cast champion's 2nd ability on self (must be a support spell).
  • Alt+E or E+F1 - Cast champion's 3rd ability on self (must be a support spell).
  • Alt+R or R+F1 - Cast champion's ultimate ability on self (must be a support spell).
  • Shift+Q - Smart cast champion's 1st ability.
  • Shift+W - Smart cast champion's 2nd ability.
  • Shift+E - Smart cast champion's 3rd ability.
  • Shift+R - Smart cast champion's 4th ability.
  • V - Toggle retreat ping cursor. Clicking with this hotkey on an allied champion (or their icon in the upper left area of the screen) will show an alert telling that specific champion to fall back.
  • A or X or Shift+right click - Attack Move (Champion moves to point, stopping to attack any enemies along the way).
  • Alt+right click - Command Pet (E.g. TibbersSquare Tibbers).
  • S - Stop Command (Champion stops their current course of action).
  • H - Hold Command (Hold works like Stop, but is toggled while held down).
  • D - Cast 1st Summoner spell.
  • F - Cast 2nd Summoner spell.
  • Numbers (1 to 3 and 5 to 7) - Use consumable item in the corresponding inventory slot.
  • 1~3 and 5~7 - Use designated active ability items.
  • 4 - Use trinket.
  • B - Recall Recall.
  • Ctrl+L - Cycle through minion health bar views.
  • Shift+L - Turn off champion health bars.
  • Shift+K - Turn off summoner names above champion health bars.
  • Ctrl+left click - Retreat Ping location/Open Radial Menu.

Misc LoL Hotkeys

  • C - Open champion statistics page.
  • G -Toggle alert ping cursor.
  • O - Open match stats page/leaderboard.
  • Tab - Open match stats page/leaderboard (unlike O, the screen will disappear when the Tab button is released).
  • P - Open item shop
  • Esc - Close current window, such as the shop.
  • F12 - Take a screenshot.
  • Alt + - Removes HUD
  • Enter - Create chat cursor.
  • Shift+Enter - Open chat with "/all" already written.
  • Ctrl+F - Toggle the numeric frames-per-second and latency display.
  • ~ (tilde key) - Hold down to select or target only champions when