Com allowConsole (cvar)


This CVar controls how the console can be accessed.


At the console type…

com_allowConsole [boolean]


  • [boolean]
    • 0 - You need to press Ctrl + Alt + ~ to access the console.
    • 1 - You need to press ~ to access the console.
Note: Wolfenstein only:
(SP) Console access will pre prevented if set to 0. If set to 1, press Right Alt + Left Alt + ~ to access the console.


Flag Enabled Description
CVAR_ALL all flags
CVAR_BOOL X variable is a boolean
CVAR_INTEGER variable is an integer
CVAR_FLOAT variable is a float
CVAR_SYSTEM X system variable
CVAR_RENDERER renderer variable
CVAR_SOUND sound variable
CVAR_GUI gui variable
CVAR_GAME game variable
CVAR_TOOL tool variable
CVAR_USERINFO sent to servers, available to menu
CVAR_SERVERINFO sent from servers, available to menu
CVAR_NETWORKSYNC cvar is synced from the server to clients
CVAR_STATIC X statically declared, not user created
CVAR_CHEAT variable is considered a cheat
CVAR_NOCHEAT variable is not considered a cheat
CVAR_INIT can only be set from the command-line
CVAR_ROM display only, cannot be set by user at all
CVAR_ARCHIVE set to cause it to be saved to a config file
CVAR_MODIFIED X set when the variable is modified


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