Command Line Codes
To work these codes, right-click on your Homeworld2 shortcut. Go to where it says Target, and type in the code to achieve the stated effect.
Effect Code 1024x768 Resolution /1024 1280x1024 Resolution /1280 16-bit Colours /d16 1600x1200 Resolution /1600 24-bit Colours /d24 36-bit Colours /d36 640x480 Resolution /640 8-bit Colours /d8 800x600 Resolution /800 All feedback you recieve is stored in a text file in the main HW2 directory /textfeedback All ships become boxier /boxes Allows you to play a LAN game with other versions /forceLAN Auto-skips all cutscenes /disableAVI Computer players are more determined - makes for harder matches /determcompplayer Debug mode - useful after a crash /debug Disables 3rd Mode Error /nodebugInt Disables AI retreat tactics /noretreat Disables all voices /noSpeech Disables bi-linear Filters /noFilter Disables end-of-match text reports /captaincyLogOff Disables front-end textures /NoFETextures Disables KNI /disableKatmai Disables Multiplayer Logs /logOff Disables polygon smoothing - may improve game performace /noSmooth Disables the hints from the SM /nohint Disables the packed textures /disablePacking Disables wallpapers /niltextures Disables window borders /noborder Eliminates all CPU players /noCompPlayers Enables slow screen blips /slowblits Enables the Stats text files - use in conjunction with the above cheat. /statlogon Enables the text files after a battle /captaincyLogOn Enables the text files after a multiplayer match /logOn Enables verbose logging files /logonverbose Focuses the camera at the center of the map when Home is pressed /smCentreCamera Forces OpenGL /gl Gathers statistics /gatherstats Global memory size heap setter - set (x) to a number - in MB /heap (x) Light lines are shown in debug mode /lightlines Logs AI player data in text files /aiplayerlog Logs data files loaded /logfileloads Makes an integer 3 when a sync. error occurs /intonsync NIS testing /testNIS NIS testing using the SCRIPT files /testnisscript No backgrounds are shown /noBG Output converted to WAV /waveout Overrides Alt+Tab command when process is running /noMinimise Overrides BIG files - for mods /overridebigfile Plays a demo /demoplay Plays packet recordings /packetplay Records a demo - used in conjunction with the above cheat /demorecord Records packets and auto-saves frequently /debugsync Records packets during multiplayes skirmishes - used in conjunction with the above cheat /packetrecord Resets renderers to default settings /sw Reverses stereo- Left becomes Right and vice versa /reversestereo Same as above /ignorebigfiles Sets path to CD - x is name of CD drive /cdpath x:\ path Sets path to open files - x is name of drive /prepath x:\path Ships will not show damage effects /noshowdamage Shows docking lines - is on by default /docklines Shows the target line - is on by default /gunlines Starts the game in a full screen - is on by default /fullscreen Starts the game in a window /window Stipples renderer alpha /stipple Subtitled Cutscenes /closeCaptioned The game will not be auto-paused when Alt+Tab or the WinKey is pressed. /noPause Use KNI /forcekatmai Uses 24-bit colour with sharper rendering /truecolour Uses direct 3D /d3d Uses direct sound driver /dsound Uses RGL device /device (sw|fx|d3d)
Contributed By: Seb.
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