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Console Command & Cheat: help [command name]

EU4 Console Command
Command help [command name]
Description Print out all console commands or a specific command description.
Command Category
Commonly Used Commands
DLC Required
How to Use
Commands in EU4 Most commands have three parameters. Some commands have fewer or none. When multiple parameters are required, enter each parameter, separated by a space. The common parameters are the country tag, province ID (please see our list of country and province IDs), and value (the amount that you want when you enter the command).
How to Open the Command Console To open the command console, press Shift 2, or Alt 2 1, or Shift 3, or ~ (this is usually located below the Esc ui tiny basic label and to the left of the 1 key. Most cheat codes can be turned off by repeating the command in the command console.
window(wnd) [Arguments: open/close] [window gui name]
Description
Opens or closes the specified window
DLC Required
None
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horde_unity [(AMOUNT)] [(Country tag) OPTIONAL]
Description
Set the unity of a horde
DLC Required
The Cossacks
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testmission [(Mission Name)]
Description
Tests a mission without triggering it
DLC Required
None
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authority [(AMOUNT)] [(Country tag) OPTIONAL]
Description
Add to a country's authority (Inti religion)
DLC Required
El Dorado
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texture_usage
Description
Prints texture usage
DLC Required
None
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helplog
Description
Print out all console commands to game.log file.
DLC Required
None
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test_achievement [(achievement)]
Description
tests a specific achievement
DLC Required
None
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timer_reset
Description
Resets debug timing
DLC Required
None
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stats
Description
Stats dumped to game.log
DLC Required
None
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autosave
Description
Triggers an autosave.
DLC Required
None
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reloadloc
Description
Reloads the localisation
DLC Required
None
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ai_minister [(0 = army, 1 = diplomacy, 2 = trade)]
Description
Enables/Disables specific AI ministers
DLC Required
None
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combat_dice [number]
Description
Fixes combat dice to a number you specify. -1 gives random dicerolls like normal.
DLC Required
None
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nudge
Description
Go to the nudge tool
DLC Required
None
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rgb(rgb) [(Amount)]
Description
Prints desired amount of random color values to game.log
DLC Required
None
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kill_leader
Description
Kill a random leader with given death cause
DLC Required
None
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debug_nogui
Description
Toggles GUI on/off
DLC Required
None
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native_uprising [(ProvinceID)]
Description
Create native uprising in given province
DLC Required
None
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corrupt [(AMOUNT)] [(Country tag) OPTIONAL]
Description
Sets the corruption of the country to the given amount.
DLC Required
None
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time
Description
Displays the current time in the command box.
DLC Required
None
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