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The hotkey's listed below are from the back of the
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos Game Manual book.
On Mac® OS: Alt becomes Option.
List of Hotkeys
Toggle the Quest Log on/off. F10:
Toggle the Game Menu on/off. F11:
Toggle the Allies Menu on/off. F12:
Toggle the Chat Menu on/off. Alt - F4 / Alt - Q / (Cmd - Q for Mac®):
Exit Warcraft III. Alt - O:
Activate the Options menu. Alt - S:
Activate the Save menu. Alt - L:
Activate the Load menu. Alt - H:
Activate the Help menu. Ctrl - M:
Toggle music on/off. Ctrl - S:
Toggle SFX on/off. Esc: Return to previous menu.
Alt (when held during a command):
Override formation movement during an action. Ctrl (when held during a command:
Send action to currently active subgroup only. Esc:
Cancel commands. Enter:
Activate message prompt. Press Enter again to send message. Shift + Enter:
Activate message prompt to "All" players. Press Enter again to send message. Ctrl + Enter:
Activate message prmpt to "Allies" only. Press Enter again to send message. Middle Mouse Button:
Hold down to scroll game view with mouse. Arrow Keys:
Scroll game view. Tab:
Switch between subgroups. Ctrl + <#>:
Assign selected units to or buildings to group. Shift + <#>:
Assign selected units to active group. <#> (zero through nine keys):
Select assigned group. Two rapid presses center view on assigned group. F1 - F7:
Select corresponding Hero. Two rapid presses center view on corresponding Hero. F8:
Select idle worker unit(s). Backspace:
Cycle through town center buildings. Spacebar:
Center on last notification(s). Ctrl - C/ Alt - C:
Center on the unit with the active portrait. Shift + Select Unit:
Add/Remove unit from current selection. Ctrl + Select Unit / Double-Click Unit:
Select all units of that type in the game view. Mouse Wheel Up / Page Up:
Lower and zoom in the game camera. Mouse Wheel Down / Page Down:
Raise and zoom out the game camera. Insert:
Rotate camera to the left. Delete:
Rotate camera to the right. Print Scrn: Save a screenshot of the game to your Warcraft III directory.