Hogwarts Legacy Controls and Key bindings

Hogwarts Legacy controls – Hogwarts Legacy is out on all major platforms, and every Potterhead is now playing and enjoying the game. So if you are playing Hogwarts Legacy the traditional way, 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 Hogwarts Legacy.

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Hogwarts Legacy Controls and Key bindings


On Foot

  • Look Right: Mouse Movement Right/Arrow Key Right
  • Look Left: Mouse Movement Left/Arrow Key Left
  • Look Up: Mouse Movement Up/Arrow Key Up
  • Look Down: Mouse Movement Down/Arrow Key Down
  • Move Forward: W
  • Move Back: S
  • Move Right: D
  • Move Left: A
  • Sprint: Shift
  • Walk: C
  • Jump: Spacebar


  • Move Forward: W
  • Move Back: S
  • Move Right: D
  • Move Left: A
  • Fly Up
  • Fly Down
  • Sprint/Fly Faster: Sprint
  • Walk: C
  • Boost/Charge: Mouse Left Click
  • Take Off: Spacebar
  • Dismount: B
  • Show Controls: Q

Spell and Actions

  • Interact: F
  • Basic Cast: Mouse Left Click
  • Heal: G
  • Revelio: R
  • Compass Path to Objective: V
  • Aim: Mouse Right Click
  • Lock On: Caps Lock
  • Protego: Q
  • Dodge: Ctrl
  • Activate Ancient Magic: X
  • Cast Spell 1: 1
  • Cast Spell 2: 2
  • Cast Spell 3: 3
  • Cast Spell 4: 4
  • Spell Set 1: F1/5
  • Spell Set 2: F2/6
  • Spell Set 3: F3/7
  • Spell Set 4: F4/8
  • Next Spell Set: Mouse Scroll Down
  • Previous Spell Set: Mouse Scroll Up
  • Ancient Magic Throw: Z
  • Break Free Option 1: S
  • Break Free Option 2: A
  • Break Free Option 3: D
  • Break Free Option 4: W


  • Move Up: W
  • Move Down: S
  • Move Right: D
  • Move Left: A
  • Zoom In: Mouse Scroll Up/.
  • Zoom Out: Mouse Scroll Down/,
  • Fast Travel: Spacebar
  • Set Waypoint: Right Click
  • Wait: F
  • Previous Map: Z
  • Next Map: X

Accessing Menus

  • Tool Wheel: Tab
  • Field Guide: Esc
  • Inventory: L
  • Gear: I
  • Challenges: U
  • Quests: J
  • Map: M
  • Collections: Y
  • Owl Post: O
  • Spell Selection: T
  • Talents: N
  • Settings: F10/P
  • Beast Management: H

Tool Wheel

  • Confirm: Mouse Left Click
  • Select Ground Mount: 1
  • Select Flying Mount: 2
  • Select Broom: 3


  • Previous Option: Mouse Scroll Up/W
  • Next Option: Mouse Scroll Down/S
  • Skip: Right Click
  • Confirm: Enter/Spacebar
  • Cancel: Esc


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Wingardium Leviosa

  • Move Up: Mouse Movement Up
  • Move Down: Mouse Movement Down
  • Nearer: V
  • Further: F
  • Rotate Left: Q
  • Rotate: Right

Summoner’s Court

  • Expand Rules: K


  • Confirm Rescue: F
  • Cancel Rescue: Esc
  • Add Beast to Inventory: F
  • Summon Beast: T
  • Rename Beast: R
  • Release Beast: C
  • Hide Beast Detail Screen: Spacebar
  • Collect Byproduct: F
  • Next Beast: D
  • Previous Beast: A
  • Select Breeding Pair: F

Potions and Herbology

  • Collect Potion/Herb: F
  • Destroy Potion/Herb: C


  • Upgrade Gear: Right Click
  • View Traits: F
  • Compare: C


  • Confirm: Left Mouse Click
  • Back: Esc
  • Toggle Colour/Transform: F
  • Rotate Clockwise: Mouse Scroll Up/T
  • Rotate Anti-Clockwise: Mouse Scroll Down/R
  • Action Bar Right: E
  • Action Bar Left: Q
  • Scale Up: X
  • Scale Down: Z
  • Disable Snapping: Ctrl
  • Undo: Backspace


All Minigames

  • Cancel: Esc
  • Auto Solve(Story Difficulty Only): F

Spell Mini-Game

  • Start: Spacebar
  • Option 1: Spacebar
  • Option 2: F
  • Option 3: Mouse Left Click
  • Option 4: Mouse Right Click

Alohomora Mini-Game

  • Rotate Outer Ring Left: Q
  • Rotate Outer Ring Right: E
  • Rotate Inner Ring Left: A
  • Rotate Inner Ring Right: D

Telescope Mini-Game

  • Aim Right: Mouse Movement Right
  • Aim Left: Mouse Movement Left
  • Aim Up: Mouse Movement Up
  • Aim Down: Mouse Movement Down
  • Rotate Clockwise: D
  • Rotate Counter Clockwise: A
  • Zoom Out: S
  • Zoom In: W

Parseltongue Mini-Game

  • Move Top Ring Left: Q
  • Move Top Ring Right: E
  • Move Bottom Ring Left: A
  • Move Bottom Ring Right: D

Flying Key Mini-Game

  • Slap Key: Spacebar

Linked Wards Challenge

  • Mash Button: Spacebar


Navigating Menus

  • Confirm: Spacebar
  • Back: Esc
  • Navigate Up: Arrow Key Up/W
  • Navigate Down: Arrow Key Down/S
  • Navigate Left: Arrow Key Left/A
  • Navigate Right: Arrow Key Right/D
  • Close Screen: End/Backspace


  • Drop Item: C
  • Sort Inventory: V
  • Use/Equip/Inspect: F
  • Change Gear Appearance: F
  • Confirm Purchase: F
  • Preview Vendor Gear: Right Mouse Click
  • Toggle Hood: Right Mouse Click


  • Track Quest: Right Mouse Click
  • Toggle Details: C
  • Go to Quest in Map: F

Field Guide

  • Switch Tab Left: Q
  • Switch Tab Right: E

Loading Screen

  • Previous Hint: Arrow Key Left/A
  • Next Hint: Arrow Key Right/D


  • Choose Save: F
  • Settings/Delete Character: Mouse Right Click

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

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That’s all, folks!

Last Updated on February 9, 2023