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Watch Dogs Legion Controls Guide – Keyboard & Mouse Settings

Full list of all mouse and keyboard controls for Watch Dogs Legion. Refer to this guide to learn about all the controls as well as how to set custom settings.

In this Watch Dogs Legion, Mouse and Keyboard settings guide you can learn about all the key controls to play the game. How to drive a car, how to fight, how to hack gadgets, etc. Also if you want to modify the setting and use your key controls then keep reading. Watch Dogs Legion is an open-world game where you will solve puzzles, hacking, recruiting operatives, fighting, and doing a lot of stuff. It is necessary to remember all the default Watch Dogs Legion controls to play it smoothly.

Watch Dogs Legion PC Keyboard Controls Guide

From the game, the menu goes to Mouse and Keyboard Settings and click on Customize Controls. The new menu has 9 tabs, each has controls for various movements, combat, and objects. Like Foot Movement, Driving Controls, Drone Controls, Turret. Below I am adding keyboard and mouse controls for each part of Watch Dogs Legion.

Watch Dogs Legion Shortcuts

  • M – Map
  • Tab – Smartphone
  • U – Tech
  • P – Team Menu
  • 9 – Camera
  • J – Mission Log
  • Equal Key – Store App
  • I – Data Drive
  • O – Photo Gallery
  • Y – Voice Quiet
  • FZ – Photo Mode
  • Enter Key – Skip Dialogue
  • F10 – Pause Menu (Secondary)
  • ] – Text Chat (Secondary)
  • [ – Quick Chat
  • O – Social Menu
  • Esc – Pause Menu / Back

Hacking Controls

  • V – Scan
  • Middle Click – Hack Lock-On
  • Q – Quick Hack
  • Q – Save to Recruits
  • R – Target Hack 1
  • F – Target Hack 2
  • C – Target Hack 3
  • Space – Target Hack 4

Spiderbot Controls

  • W – Move Forward
  • S – Move Backward
  • A – Move Left
  • D – Move Right
  • SPACE – Jump
  • SHIFT – Speed Boost
  • F – Takedown
  • Right Mouse Click – Switch Mode
  • Left Mouse Click – Fire / Special Ability
  • E – Interact
  • ALT – Walk
  • 3 – Special Ability
  • F1 – Show Controls

On Foot Controls

  • W – Move Forward
  • S – Move Backward
  • A – Move Left
  • D – Move Right
  • Hold ALT – Walk
  • Hold SHIFT – Sprint
  • SPACE – Climb or Vault
  • C – Crouch
  • CTRL – Take Cover
  • SPACE – Dodge during battle
  • Left Mouse Click – Melee Strike
  • F – Melee / Takedown
  • E – Interact / Grab / Enter Vehicle
  • Right Click – AIM
  • Left Click – Fire
  • R – Reload
  • 1 – Primary Weapon
  • 2 – Secondary Weapon
  • T – Holster Weapon
  • X – Waypoint Wheel
  • 3 – Use / Recall Gadget
  • G – Quick Throw
  • Mouse Wheel Down – Next Gadget
  • Mouse Wheel Up – Next Gadget
  • 4 – Ability 1
  • 5 – Ability 2
  • 6 – Ability 3
  • Z – Emote Menu
  • F3 – Emote 1
  • F4 – Emote 2
  • F5 – Emote 3
  • F6 – Emote 4
  • F7 – Emote 5
  • F8 – Emote 6
  • F1 – Shows Controls

Driving Controls

  • W – Accelerate
  • S – Brake / Reduce Speed
  • A – Steer Left
  • D – Steer Right
  • SPACE – Hand Brake
  • E – Exit Vehicle
  • ALT – Wheelie / Stopie
  • Right Mouse Click – Aim
  • Left Mouse Click – Shoot
  • R – Reload
  • 1 – Primary Weapon
  • 2 – Secondary Weapon
  • T – Holster Weapon
  • X – Weapon Wheel
  • 3 – Use / Recall Gadget
  • Scroll Wheel Down – Next Gadget
  • Scroll Wheel Up – Previous Gadget
  • 4 – Ability 1
  • 5 – Ability 2
  • 6 – Ability 3
  • F – Look Back
  • Z – Toggle Auto-Drive
  • H – Lights / Horns
  • / – Toggle Mute
  • . – Next Song
  • , – Previous Song
  • F1 – Show Controls

Drone Controls

  • W – Fly Forward
  • S -Fly Backward
  • A – Fly Left
  • D – Fly Right
  • SPACE – Ascend
  • CTRL – Descend
  • Left Mouse Click – Ability / Fire
  • R – Reload
  • 1 – Ability / Weapon 1
  • 2 – Ability / Weapon 2
  • H – Spotlights
  • F – Take Photo
  • Z – Toggle Camera
  • G – Arm Trap
  • F1 – Show Controls
  • Scroll Up
  • Scroll Down

Turret Controls

  • R – Reload
  • Left Mouse Click – Fire / Special Ability
  • Right Mouse Click – Aim
  • F1 – Show Controls

Camera Controls

  • Scroll Wheel – Zoom in and Zoom Out
  • F – Attract
  • C – Wheel: Take Photo
  • F1 – Show Controls

Crane Controls

  • CTRL – Lower
  • SPACE – Raise
  • W – Move Forward
  • S – Move Backward
  • A – Mouse Left
  • D – Mouse Right
  • H – Honk
  • F1 – Show Controls

Chat Controls

  • Left Mouse Click – Select
  • Page Up – Scroll Up
  • Page Down – Scroll down
  • Up Arrow Key – Navigate Up
  • Down Arrow Key – Navigate Down
  • Right Mouse Click – Open Quick Message
  • Space – Select Quick Message
  • F2 – Show Emoji
  • Esc – Exit

Kick-Up Controls

  • SPACE – Start Game
  • T – Tutorials
  • SPACE – Head Kick
  • S – Left Knee
  • K – Right Knee
  • A – Left Foot
  • L – Right Foot
  • F1 – Show Controls

Menu / Text Chat Controls

  • M – Map
  • ] – Text Chat (Secondary)
  • U – Tech
  • P – Team Menu
  • 9 – Camera
  • J – Mission Log
  • = – Store App
  • I – Date Drive
  • 0 – Photo Gallery
  • Y – Voice Chat
  • F10 – Pause Menu
  • Tab – Smartphone
  • O – Social Menu

Menu Action Controls

  • Page Up – Move Selection Up
  • Page Down – Move Selection Down
  • Home – Move to Top
  • End – Move to Bottom
  • E – Switch Tab Right
  • Q – Switch Tab Left
  • Left Mouse Click – Select
  • Right Mouse Click – Rotate / Track
  • Middle Mouse Click – Map Rotate
  • Space – Select
  • G – Refresh / Abandon
  • F – Show on Map
  • W – Navigate Up
  • A – Navigate Left / Switch Setting
  • S – Navigate Down
  • D – Navigate Right / Switch Setting
  • Up Arrow Key – Up
  • Left Arrow Key – Left
  • Down Arrow Key – Down
  • Right Arrow Key – Right
  • Z – Switch Lower Tab Left
  • X – Switch Lower Tab Right
  • Tab – Reset to Default
  • B – Run Benchmark
  • F2 – Show Virtual Keyboard
  • Del – Delete Save
  • Enter – Confirm
  • H – Hide UI
  • R – Redeem Code
  • P – Change Save Slot
  • M – Place Waypoint
  • Equal Key – Faster Credits
  • + – Zoom In
  • – – Zoom Out
  • Hyphen – Slower the speed of Credits
  • T – Track / Untrack
  • V – View Bio
  • Alt – Gaze Navigation
  • Esc – Pause Menu / Back

Back to the Mouse and Keyboard menu, you can adjust the Look & Aim Sensitivity. Keep it best at 50% and you can also boost Hacking Aim Assist. A way to reduce effort while moving the mouse around over gadgets. On the same page below Driving Settings, you can modify various car-related options. Like Steering Response, Driving Camera Centering, Driving Camera Sensitivity, Steering Curve, Acceleration Sensitivity, Deceleration Sensitivity, Car Heading Auto-Centering, etc.

This guide is under construction and we will be updating it more with new settings. Till the time do not forget to scan through our Watch Dogs Legion Wiki guide.