Guide to Hotkeys in Sacred and Sacred Underworld

Sacred and Sacred Underworld has a great following of supporters. Those that grew tired of Diablo 2 have been seen going through the world of Ancaria, looking for their perfect Character, slaying creatures and completing quests. If you are going to get through it and be triumphant, you’re going to have to learn the hotkeys for the game. These are hotkeys, all categorized, that you’ll need to know in Sacred or Sacred Underworld.

Hotkeys for Potions

These are the hotkeys that are used specifically for potions only.

  • B – Gives the Healing Potion to a NPC (Non playable Character)
  • Spacebar – Drink the Healing Potion
  • E – Drink the Viper’s Antidote Potion
  • Q – Drink the Undead Death Potion
  • R – Drink the Concentration Potion
  • W – Drink the Mentor Potion

Hotkeys for Weapons

These are the hotkeys that are used specifically for weapons only.

  • 1 – First Weapon Button
  • 2 – Second Weapon Button you’ll get at level 2
  • 3 – Third Weapon Button you’ll get at level 8
  • 4- Fourth Weapon Button you’ll get at level 16
  • 5- Fifth Weapon Button you’ll get at level 30

Hotkeys for Spells and Combos

These are the hotkeys that are used specifically for spells only.

  • 6 – First Spell, Special Move, or Combo Button
  • 7 – Second Spell, Special Move, or Combo Button you’ll get at level 2
  • 8 – Third Spell, Special Move, or Combo Button you’ll get at level 8
  • 9 – Fourth Spell, Special Move, or Combo Button you’ll get at level 16
  • 0 – Fifth Spell, Special Move, or Combo Button you’ll get at level 30

General Hotkeys

These are the hotkeys that are used for a multitude of different things..

  • F8 – The Quick Load Button
  • F9 – The Quick Save Button
  • A – In single player, gather all objects visible on the ground
  • F – Open skills, special moves, magic menu
  • I – Open Inventory list
  • H – The Help Button
  • L – The Open Log Book Button
  • M – Shows the World Map
  • N – In Multiplayer, it is the Party Information, Network Information button
  • S – The Save Menu
  • P – In Single Player, This is the Pause Button
  • O – The Options Menu
  • Enter – Opens Chat Window, press again to send message, press to close
  • ESC – Closes a window or opens the Game Menu
  • ALT – Hold to see names of things on ground, names of NPCs, or names of enemies
  • Page Up/Page Down – Use to scroll through chat lines
  • TAB – Show Mini Map
  • +/- Zoom in or out
  • CTRL+B – Takes screenshot, pics are in Sacred “Capture” folder
  • CTRL+Right Mouse click on horseshoe – Takes off Saddle on horse
  • Hold CTRL – Prevents character from running if click the mouse, good in ranged attacks

Overall

Hotkeys can be tricky or they can be a lifesaver, it’s all in how you look at it. Make sure you have the basic hotkeys down and you’ll be all set for battles in Sacred and Sacred Underworld.

This post is part of the series: Sacred & Sacred Underworld Miniguide

A small guide to the items of Sacred and Sacred Underworld. Characters, mounts, hotkeys, and other things are discussed.
  1. Sacred: Underworld – Guide to the Characters (Dark Elf, Dwarf)
  2. Sacred: Underworld – Guide to the Characters (Gladiator, Seraphim, Vampiress)
  3. Sacred: Underworld – Guide to the Characters (Wood Elf, Battle Mage, Daemon)
  4. Sacred: Underworld – Your Guide to Hotkeys
  5. Gamer's Guide to the Skills in Sacred
  6. Sacred: Underworld – Guide to Mounts
  7. Potions in Sacred: Underworld
  8. Enemies in Sacred: The Bestiary (Pt.1)
  9. Enemies in Sacred: The Bestiary (Pt.2)
  10. Dragons in Sacred
  11. Item Modifiers in Sacred Underworld (PT.1)
  12. Item Modifiers in Sacred Underworld (PT.2)
  13. Sacred: Underworld – Multiplayer Game Guide