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Developer Guide (Version 1.11)

Key Naming Conventions

This page lists some of the name conventions used for action maps.

Key Gestures

Letters

"a" - "z"

Numbers

"1" - "0"

Arrows

"up", "down", "left", "right"

Function keys

"f1" - "f15"

Numpad

"np_1" - "np_0", "numlock", "np_divide", "np_multiply", "np_subtract", "np_add", "np_enter", "np_period"

Esc

"escape"

~

"tilde"

Tab

"tab"

CapsLock

"capslock"

Shift

"lshift", "rshift"

Ctrl

"lctrl", "rctrl"

Alt

"lalt", "ralt"

spacebar

"space"

-

"minus"

=

"equals"

Backspace

"backspace"

[ ]

"lbracket", "rbracket"

"\"

"backslash"

;

"semicolon"

'

"apostrophe"

Enter

"enter"

,

"comma"

.

"period"

/

"slash"

Home

"home"

End

"end"

Delete

"delete"

PageUp

"pgup"

PageDown

"pgdn"

Insert

"insert"

ScrollLock

"scrolllock"

PrintScreen

"print"

Pause/Break

"pause"

Mouse Gestures

Left/primary mouse button

"mouse1"

Right/secondary mouse button

"mouse2"

Mouse wheel up

"mwheel_up"

Mouse wheel down

"mwheel_down"

New position along x-axis

"maxis_x"

New position along y-axis

"maxis_y"