EU4 powerspend_count Console Command

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powerspend_count Command
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This command prints out number of times powerspend was executed to game.log.

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Quick Overview

The powerspend_count command in Europa Universalis IV is a console command that logs and shows how many times the player has used their power (diplomatic, military, or administrative) in the game.

When this command is executed, the game records the number of times power has been spent and then prints this information in the game's log file.

In-Depth Description

The command powerspend_count is essentially a debug command in Europa Universalis IV, typically used by developers while testing the game.

When this command is executed, it prints out the number of times the powerspend function has been used in the current game session directly into the game's log.

The powerspend function refers to any action where you spend any type of power resource in the game such as administrative, diplomatic, and military power.

This includes actions like boosting stability, promoting culture, etc.

How to Open the Command Console

In EU4, cheats are executed from the command console, a text box that you type commands into.

To open the command console press the ~(tilde) key, which is typically located under ESC (escape).

If your keyboard does not have that key, or pressing ~ does not work, try the following keys:

  • ~
  • SHIFT + 2
  • SHIFT + 3
  • ALT + 2 + 1

Type your command into the console, and then press ENTER .