Full List Of GTA V PC Command Lines With Description, GTA V PC Default Controls

 Full List Of GTA V PC Command Lines With Description, GTA V PC Default Controls

GTA V has finally arrived on PC. Many PC gamers are looking for all available Command Lines in GTA V PC version, how it can be used and what options are available. In addition to this, PC gamers also want to know what exactly is the default GTA V PC Controls. If you are among one of those GTA V players who are looking for this information then the guide below is for you.


Where and how to use GTA V PC Command Lines

Commandline parameters can be added to the “commandline.txt” file in the root of the game folder. If this file doesn’t exist, you can create it by right clicking in the game install directory, select New and select Text Document. Rename this file to commandline.txt. Please see below for the various command lines that can be used:

All GTA V PC Command Lines


Use automatic generated settings


Starts the benchmark test from the command line


Optionally output the individual frame times from the benchmark


Specifies the number of iterations to run the benchmark for


Specifies an individual benchmark scene test should be done, and which test that should be


Disable audio processing for graphics benchmark purposes


Don’t count hyperthreaded cores as real ones to create tasks on


Jump straight to MP while loading


Don’t reset settings with a new card


Ignore the current profile settings


Game uses mouse exclusively.


Disable In-game DOF effects


Start settings at minimum but don’t save it


Selects between linear, rpdb, box 4×4, soft 16


Set language game uses


Reset settings to the minimum


Enable HD streaming while in flight


Enable SSA


Set SSAO quality (0-2)


Set anisotropic Filter Quality Level (0-16)


Control city density (0.0 – 1.0)


Enable lights volumetric effects in foggy weather


Set FXAA quality (0-3)


Set grass quality (0-5)


Set LOD Distance Level (0.0-1.0f)


Set particle quality (0-2)


Enable particle shadows


Set Pedestrians LOD Distance Bias (0.0-1.0f)


Set postFX quality (0-3)


Enable reflection map blur


Set reflection quality (0-3)


Set shader quality (0-2)


Enable shadow rendering for dusk and dawn


Set shadow quality (0-3)


Set tessellation on or off (0-3)


Set texture quality (0-2)


Enable NVidia TXAA


Set Vehicles LOD Distance Bias (0.0-1.0f)


Set water quality (0-1)


Sets the keyboard layout to the specified region.


Set the whole rendering pipeline to 16-bit


Don’t use quaternion transforms for placed entities


Force 10.0 feature set


Force 10.1 feature set


Force 11.0 feature set


Manual override GPU Count


Use the specified screen adapter number (zero-based)


Set main window to be borderless


Do Not allow the window to be resized


number of vertical synchronizations to limit game to


Force fullscreen mode


Set height of main render window (default is 480)


Number of multisamples (1, 2, 4, 8, or 16)


Set width of main render window (default is 640)


Force windowed mode


If present the game will automatically launch into the multiplayer game in freemode.

GTA V Default PC Controls:

  • Caps Lock – Special Ability
  • Space – Jump/handbrake
  • V – Change view
  • Shift – Sprint
  • L-Alt – Character switch
  • Q – Cover
  • L-Click – Fire Weapon
  • R-Click – Aim/zoom
  • M-Click – Phone
  • WASD – Forward, backward, strafe left, strafe right
  • F – Enter/exit vehicle
  • R – Reload
  • Tab – Weapon Wheel
  • 1,2,3,4 etc – Quick switch weapon category
  • M – Player interaction menu
  • M-scroll – Quick switch weapon
  • M-scroll (zoomed) – Aim mode

Rockstar DIRECTOR MODE Default Controls:

  • Director Mode Menu – M
  • Speech – L Ctrl
  • Action – Caps


  • Start Recording – F1
  • Stop Recording – F1
  • Cancel Recording – F3
  • Turn on Action Replay – F2
  • Save Action Replay – F1
  • Turn Off Action Replay – F3


  • Edit a Clip – Enter / Left Mouse
  • Delete a Clip – DEL
  • Trim Audio or Text Start – Hold Q
  • Trim Audio or Text End – Hold E
  • Trim Clip Manually – [ / ]
  • Switch between Timeline & Menu – ESC / Right Mouse
  • Control Playhead – Mouse wheel
  • Navigate Timeline – WSAD / Cursor Keys
  • Pick Up a Clip – L Ctrl + X / Drag Left Mouse
  • Place a Clip – L Ctrl + V / Enter / Left Mouse
  • Duplicate a Clip – L Ctrl + C
  • Snap Trim Audio Clip – Cursor Left / Cursor Right
  • Preview Audio Clip – Space
  • Stop Audio Clip Preview – Space


  • Play Clip – Space
  • Pause Clip – Space
  • Cycle Markers – [ / ]
  • Add Marker – M
  • Select Marker – Enter / Left Mouse
  • Delete Marker – DEL
  • Move Marker – Drag Left Mouse
  • Scrub – Mouse Wheel
  • Scrub Fine – Cursor Left / Right
  • Hide HUD – H
  • Save – F5


  • Move – WSAD
  • Rotate – Hold Left Mouse
  • Height – Q / E / Mouse Wheel
  • Zoom – Z / C
  • Roll – Cursor Left / Right
  • Reset Camera – L Ctrl
  • Save – F5


  • Orbit Target – WSAD
  • Offset Target – Hold Left Mouse
  • Move In / Out – Cursor Up / Down
  • Height – Q / E / Mouse Wheel
  • Zoom – Z / C
  • Roll – Cursor Left / Right
  • Reset Camera – L Ctrl


  • Move In / Out – Cursor Up / Down
  • Zoom – Z / C
  • (Reset Camera – L Ctrl