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The Sims 4 – Useful Keyboard Shortcuts Guide
Useful Keyboard Shortcuts
There are a ton of options in this game, and it takes full advantage of keyboard shortcuts to make your life easier. It’s worth remembering a few of these because it’ll save you the time of having to go through menus constantly.
When using Build Mode to change your home:
Eyedropper Tool: E
Hand Tool: H
Sledgehammer Tool: L
Design Tool: R
Wall Tool: B
Move House: U
Apply a pattern/paint and entire wall or area: Hold down Shift or Alt, respectively.
In Live Mode (When Time is either paused or passing):
Take a screenshot: C
Take a video recording: V
View different floors of a home: PageUp, PageDown
Show all Walls: Home key
Remove all Walls from display: End key.
Stop Time: ` (next to the 1 key above the QWERTY row) or P
Advance time normally: 1
Advance time twice as fast: 2
Advance time thrice as fast: 3
Zoom out to the entire map of your neighborhood: M