Hotkeys

Below is a list of the keyboard hotkeys you can use in Zeus: Master of Olympus.

Accessing Control Panel Tabs

  • 1 - Population
  • 2 - Husbandry
  • 3 - Industry
  • 4 - Distribution
  • 5 - Health/Safety
  • 6 - Administration
  • 7 - Culture
  • 8 - Mythology
  • 9 - Military
  • 0 - Aesthetics
  • - - Overview
  • Space bar - will switch to an overlay. Which overlay it is depends on which tab you are currently viewing.
  • TAB - View Overview Map, press again for information area

Hitting these hotkeys twice in a row will open the full report for each tab.

"Bookmarking" Positions/Soldiers on the Map

  • Ctrl+F1 through F4 - This sets a bookmark
  • F1 - F4 - Go to bookmark you've already set
  • Shft+(1-4) - Bookmark company of soldiers/ships after selecting them
  • 1-4 - Select bookmarked companies (you already need to have at least one military company selected)

Changing Game Resolution

  • F5 - View in windowed mode (desktop resolution must be higher than current Zeus resolution for this to work)
  • F6 - Change to 800x600
  • F7 - Change to 1024x768

Other Hotkeys

  • P - Pauses the game, press again to continue
  • R - Rotate building's footprint
  • M - Freeze building's footprint
  • [ - Game speed decreased by 10%
  • ] - Game speed increased by 10%
  • Page Up - Rotates city anti-clockwise
  • Page Down - Rotates city clockwise
  • Home - Puts view back due North
  • Arrow Keys - Moves your view around the city
  • PrintScrn - Copies current screen to clipboard, so it can be pasted into a program such as MS Paint (if you want to take a screenshot)
  • Alt+X - Exit game
  • Alt+F4 - Closes Zeus immediately
  • Esc - Brings up the "Do you want to leave Greece?" dialog box
  • Ctrl+Alt+C - Brings up the cheat box

Adventure editor hotkeys

  • Ctrl+(F1-F4) - Bookmark a location on the map
  • F1-F4 - Go to a bookmark on the map
  • Home - Reorient due north
  • Page Up - Rotate map counterclockwise
  • Page Down - Rotate map clockwise
  • Space - Toggle grid on/off
  • Ctrl+left click - Remove scrub, earthquake, lava, flood and quarry
  • +, - - In elevation touch up mode, changes the touch up height box
  • Alt+d - Toggle ability to scroll beyond the map edge
  • Alt+z - Refresh terrain