Default keybinds for Escape from Tarkov.

Customizable controls[edit | edit source]

Movement[edit | edit source]

Action Default key Alternate key Press type
Move forward W - N/A
Move backward S - N/A
Move left A - N/A
Move right D - N/A
Smooth lean left Left Alt + A - N/A
Smooth lean right Left Alt + D - N/A
Lean left Q - Continuous
Lean right E - Continuous
Sprint Left Shift - Press
Prone X - Press
Duck C - Release
Jump Spacebar - Press
Next walk pose C + Mouse wheel up - N/A
Previous walk pose C + Mouse wheel down - N/A
Walk Caps Lock - Press
Sidestep left Left Alt + Q - Continuous
Sidestep right Left Alt + E - Continuous
Free look Middle Mouse button - N/A
Interact F - N/A
Hold Breath Left Alt - Press

Combat[edit | edit source]

Action Default key Alternate key Press type
Fire Mouse 1 - N/A
Aim Mouse 2 - Press
Throw grenade G - Press
Reload weapon R - Release
Quick weapon reload R - Double click
Next magazine R + Mouse wheel up - N/A
Previous magazine R + Mouse wheel down - N/A
Check ammo Left Alt + T - Press
Fire Mode B - Press
Check fire mode Left Alt + B - Press
Check chamber Left Shift + T - Press
Overhead blind fire Left Alt + W - N/A
Right side blind fire Left Alt + S - N/A
Knife V - Press
Draw Knife V - Double click
Weapon on the sling 2 - Press
Weapon on the back 3 - Press
Secondary weapon 1 - Press
Slot 4 4 - Press
Slot 5 5 - Press
Slot 6 6 - Press
Slot 7 7 - Press
Slot 8 8 - Press
Slot 9 9 - Press
Slot 0 0 - Press

Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]

Action Default key Alternate key Press type
Switch scopes Left Control + Mouse 2 - Press
Change scope magnification Left Alt + Mouse 2 - Press
Toggle NVG N - Press
Check Time O - Press
Check time and exits O - Double click
Toggle tactical device T - Press
Switch tactical device mode Left Control + T - Press
Next Mouse wheel up - N/A
Previous Mouse wheel down - N/A
Fold stock Left Alt + L - Press
Scope elevation up Page up - Press
Adjust scope down Page down - Press

Communication[edit | edit source]

Action Default key Alternate key Press type
Mumble Y - Double click
Open mumble dropdown Y - Continuous
Mumble quick phrase Y - Release

UI[edit | edit source]

Action Default key Alternate key Press type
Examine weapon L - Press
Inventory Tab ⇆ - Press
Screenshot Print Screen - N/A
Discard Delete - N/A
Icons toggle * I - Press
Console Ö / ^ - Press

* = Only in Hideout

Other controls[edit | edit source]

  • Mouse sensitivity
    • 0.1 - 5.0 (slider)
  • Mouse sensitivity (aiming)
    • 0.1 - 5.0 (slider)
  • Double click timeout
    • 0.3 - 1.0 (slider)
  • Inverted X axis
    • Enable/ Disable
  • Inverted Y axis
    • Enable/ Disable

Permanent Controls[edit | edit source]

Action Default key
Quick equip gear Alt + Mouse 1
Character quick place/ remove item Control + Mouse 1
Open item drop down menu Mouse 2
Leave menu/ Back Esc
Examine item Middle Mouse button
Rotate item R
Split item stack Mouse 1 + Control (drag & drop)
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