Client Console Commands

These commands are client side. They're the most basic and common commands that are used. You can find more (including binds) in the config file located in your CS directory. If you change any of the values in it, it would be a good idea to make a backup before hand.

ah 1 Toggles Auto-Help (gives player hint messages throughout the game) - Setting of 1 = 'on', and 0 = 'off'. cl_observercrosshair 1 Set to '1' to enable crosshairs in Observer mode, '0' to disable.

dm 1

Toggles displaying of map briefings after loading a new map - Setting of 1 = 'on', and 0 = 'off'
cl_hidefrags 0 Toggles hiding everyone else's scores except your own - Setting of 1 = 'on', and 0 = 'off'
drawradar This turns the radar on
fastsprites 0 Sets the complexity of the smoke sprites for the smoke grenade - The range is 0-2, with 0 looking the most like actual smoke
hideradar This turns the radar off
hud_centerid 0 Toggles the centering of the auto-ID text - Setting of 1 = 'on', and 0 = 'off'
lefthand 0 Toggles the use of holding weapons in left hand - Setting of 1 = 'on', and 0 = 'off'
listmaps Lists the maps available on the server that the client can vote for - the server admin specifies which maps get listed by editing the mapcycle.txt file.
max_shells 300 Sets the number of shells visible at one time (0-500)
max_smokepuffs 300 Sets the number of smoke puffs visible at one time (0-500)
nightvision Bind this to a key to toggle the use of the night vision goggles
rate 2500 Sets how much data/information you receive from the server that you are connected to - for a 14.4 connection, set your rate to 1500 - 33.6k connection use 3000 - 56k modem use 3500 - ISDN should be 5000 - all connections faster than that should be between 5000 and 9999
setinfo vgui_menus 1 Toggles the VGUI menu - Setting of 1 = 'on', and 0 = 'off'
timeleft States how much time is left on the particular map
votemap Allows the client to vote for a particular map