Helldivers 2 Controls and Key Bindings

Wondering what are the controls and keybinds for Helldivers 2? Don’t worry, we got you.

Helldivers 2 Controls and Key Bindings

If you like playing Helldivers 2 using the PC, we have a perfect key binding guide for you. Once you go through this article, you will have complete knowledge about the different keyboard controls and key bindings that you require to play Helldivers 2.

All the controls and keybindings given below are set by default and have not been changed in any way.

General Controls


  • Move Forward: W
  • Move Back: S
  • Move Left: A
  • Move Right: D
  • Look Up: Mouse Up
  • Look Down: Mouse Down
  • Look Left: Mouse Left
  • Look Right: Mouse Right
  • Crouch: C
  • Prone: Z
  • Climb: Spacebar
  • Sprint: Shift
  • Dive: Alt


  • Open Map: Tab
  • Move Up: Mouse Up
  • Move Down: Mouse Down
  • Move Left: Mouse Left
  • Move Right: Mouse Right
  • Zoom In: Scroll Wheel Up
  • Zoom Out: Scroll Wheel Down
  • Place Marker: Left Click


  • Open Stratagem List: Hold Ctrl
  • Up: W
  • Down: S
  • Left: A
  • Right: D

Combat Controls

  • Aim: Right-Click
  • Fire: Left-Click
  • Reload: R
  • Interact: E
  • Melee: F
  • Change Equipment (Short): Unassigned
  • Change Equipment (Long): Unassigned
  • Quick Grenade: G
  • Grenade: 4
  • Quick Stim: V
  • Primary Weapon: 1
  • Secondary Weapon: 2
  • Support Weapon: 3
  • Use Backpack Function: 5
  • Switch Aim Mode: Mouse Wheel Click
  • Switch Camera Side: Mouse Button 5
  • Open Weapon Wheel: Long Press R
  • Weapon Wheel Up: Scroll Wheel Up
  • Weapon Wheel Down: Scroll Wheel Down
  • Weapon Wheel Left: Left-Click
  • Weapon Wheel Right: Right-Click
  • Open Drop Wheel: X

Communication Controls

  • Voice Activation: (PTT/PTM): Hold Caps Lock
  • Request Reinforcement: Spacebar
  • Mark: Q
  • Open Comms Wheel: Long Press Q
  • Emote: B
  • Radial Menu Up: Mouse Up
  • Radial Menu Down: Mouse Down
  • Radial Menu Left: Mouse Left
  • Radial Menu Right: Mouse Right
  • Skip Dialogue: Spacebar
  • Spectate Previous: A
  • Spectate Next: D

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That’s all, folks!

Last Updated on February 19, 2024

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