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Console Command & Cheat: power [(stability/tech_table_key/idea_key)] [(Country tag) OPTIONAL]

EU4 Console Command
Command power [(stability/tech_table_key/idea_key)] [(Country tag) OPTIONAL]
Description Adds the specified idea group
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.
reload [file name]
Description
Reloads the gui or lua file
DLC Required
None
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touch_test
Description
Testing touch
DLC Required
None
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update_loc [localization tag]
Description
Updates the localization tag file
DLC Required
None
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native_uprising [(ProvinceID)]
Description
Create native uprising in given province
DLC Required
None
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timer_start
Description
Starts debug timing
DLC Required
None
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mapmode [Mapmode type (int)]
Description
Change mapmode.
DLC Required
None
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window(wnd) [Arguments: open/close] [window gui name]
Description
Opens or closes the specified window
DLC Required
None
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timer_reset
Description
Resets debug timing
DLC Required
None
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population [(ProvinceID)] [(Amount)]
Description
Adds population to a province. (Only for colonies.)
DLC Required
None
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aiinvalid
Description
Print invalid AI command counts
DLC Required
None
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helphelp
Description
Displays “No help for you!” in the command box
DLC Required
None
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debug_reload_regions
Description
Reload map regions
DLC Required
None
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clr_flag [(Flag)]
Description
Clears a global flag
DLC Required
None
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karma [(Amount)] [(Target Country tag) OPTIONAL]
Description
Adds karma to the player (Buddhist religions)
DLC Required
Common Sense
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kill_cardinal [(Countrytag) OPTIONAL]
Description
Kills first cardinal in the list
DLC Required
None
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run []
Description
Runs effects in specified file. Example: run my_script.txt. By default looks in \Documents\Paradox Interactive\Europa Universalis IV\ for files. For mods, the game will look in \Documents\Paradox Interactive\Europa Universalis IV\mod\name_of_mod\.
DLC Required
None
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reset_migrate
Description
Resets the time you'll have to wait until migration is allowed again.
DLC Required
Conquest of Paradise
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savegame
Description
Creates an savefile.
DLC Required
None
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combatsound
Description
How often does the combat view give a random sound? 0-50
DLC Required
None
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selflearningai
Description
Enables/Disables Self-Learning AI
DLC Required
None
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