Post tutorial RSS Keyboard shortcuts and toolbar reference

Keyboard shortcuts for Rune ED and a labeled toolbar reference.

Posted by on - Advanced Mapping/Technical

Originally posted on Planet Unreal by Anthony "Wolf" Garcia

Mirrored here for archival purposes

----- Special mouse clicking combinations -----

A + right mouse click: Add actor there.
L + right mouse click: Add light there.

----- Shortcut keys -----

Delete: Delete selected actors.
1, 2, 3: Slow, medium, and fast movement speed.
F1: Help.
F4: Actor properties.
F5: Surface properties.
F6: Level properties.
F7: Compile changed scripts.
F8: Rebuilder.
B: Toggle brush visibility in the current viewport.
H: Toggle actor visibility in the current viewport.
P: Toggle player controls or realtime update of the viewport.
Shift-A: Select all actors.
Shift-B: Select all surfaces belonging to the selected surfaces' brushes.
Shift-C: Select adjacent coplanar polygons.
Shift-D: Duplicate selected actors.
Shift-F: Select adjacent floors.
Shift-G: Select surfaces belonging to the selected surfaces' groups.
Shift-I: Select surfaces with items matching the selected surfaces' items.
Shift-J: Select all adjacent surfaces(flood-fill).
Shift-L: Look ahead in the current viewport (no pitch or roll).
Shift-M: Memorize selected surfaces.
Shift-N: Select none.
Shift-O: Select surfaces from intersection of selected surfaces and memory.
Shift-P: Select all surfaces.
Shift-Q: Reverse the set of selected surfaces.
Shift-R: Recall memorized surface selection.
Shift-T: Select all surfaces which use the current texture.
Shift-U: Select union of selected surfaces and memorized surfaces.
Shift-W: Select adjacent wall surfaces (flood-fill).
Shift-X: Select exclusive or of selected surfaces and memorized surfaces.
Shift-Y: Select adjacent slanted surfaces.
Shift-Z: Select none.
Ctrl-A: Add brush to world.
Ctrl-B: Load brush.
Ctrl-C: Copy.
Ctrl-D: Deintersect brush with world.
Ctrl-E: Save as.
Ctrl-L: Save level.
Ctrl-O: Load level.
Ctrl-P: Play level.
Ctrl-N: Intersect brush with world.
Ctrl-R: Redo.
Ctrl-S: Subtract brush from world.
Ctrl-V: Paste.
Ctrl-W: Duplicate.
Ctrl-X: Cut.
Ctrl-Z: Undo.

This is the Tool Bar with its Icon's labeled


  1. Move camera
  2. Zoom camera
  3. Add brush to world
  4. Rotate brush
  5. Shear brush
  6. Subtract brush from world
  7. Scale brush
  8. Stretch brush
  9. Brush intersection
  10. Snapscale brush
  11. Select all polys
  12. Brush deintersection
  13. Select all actors
  14. Select actors inside brush
  15. Add special brush
  16. Select none
  17. Invert actor selection state
  18. Add movable brush
  19. Replace selected brushes
  20. Replace selected nonbrush actors
  21. Build a cube
  22. Undo last operation
  23. Redo last operation
  24. Build a sphere
  25. Pan textures
  26. Rotate textures
  27. Build a cylinder
  28. Drawing region: selected actors
  29. Drawing region: off
  30. Build a cone
  31. Hide selected actors
  32. Drawing region: brush Z(depth)
  33. Build a stair
  34. Nothing
  35. Toggle vertex snap
  36. Build spiral stair
  37. Get help
  38. Camera speed
  39. Build curved stair
  40. Toggle grid
  41. Toggle rotation grid
  42. Build a sheet
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