How To Use Autohotkey For Games?

First basic steps to get AHK working with the average game.

  • Make sure the script is running with Admin privilege(Right-Click on script, Run As Administrator)
  • Switch the game settings from ‘Full Screen’ mode to ‘Windowed’ or (I prefer) ‘Borderless Windowed’ mode.

Does AutoHotkey work in games?

Re: autohotkey doesn’t work in game

if it does not work when you are not limiting it to just the game, it won’t work when you do. You generally want to get it working when not filtering to just the game first.

How do I use AutoHotkey?

Text instructions:

  1. Right-Click on your desktop.
  2. Find “New” in the menu.
  3. Click “AutoHotkey Script” inside the “New” menu.
  4. Give the script a new name.
  5. Find the newly created file on your desktop and right-click it.
  6. Click “Edit Script”.
  7. A window should have popped up, probably Notepad.
  8. Save the File.

How do I use AutoHotkey to automate mouse clicks and keystrokes?

Using AutoHotKey To Automate Mouse Clicks And Keystrokes

How do you make an AutoHotkey hold a key?

To hold down or release a key: Enclose in braces the name of the key followed by the word Down or Up. For example: Send {b down}{b up} Send {TAB down}{TAB up} Send {Up down} ; Press down the up-arrow key. Sleep 1000 ; Keep it down for one second.