Controls for Keyboard Based Systems


Atari ST - Controls

While in game press F12 to open the Hatari main menu, to reconfigure controls select either joysticks or keyboards

Default Keyboard Controls:

Up: up
Down: down
Left: left
Right: right
to exit the emulator you can use alt+q or select quit from the F12 menu

Amiga - Controls

lctrl      - joy 1/mouse 1 (button X in gui)
lalt       - joy 2/mouse 2 (button Y in gui)
lshift     - joy 1 autofire (button A in gui)
z          - mouse 1  (button B in gui)

5          - switch input between mouse/joystick

arrow keys - up / down / left / right

F12 (UAE4ARM) and/or [CTRL]+[ESC]

Helpful Video


C64 - Controls

Start Game: Spacebar
Menu: F12
Select: Enter
Cancel: Backspace
Exit GUI: Escape

Changing Controls:
-Press F12 to enter menu
-Navigate to machine settings and press enter
-Navigate to Joystick settings and press enter
-Navigate to Joystick device in port 2 and press enter
-to use a numpad to play your game navigate to Numpad and press enter
     -Up: 8
     -Up/Right: 9
     -Up/Left: 7
     -Left: 4
     -Right: 8
     -Down: 2
     -Down/Left: 1
     -Down/Right: 3
     -Fire: 0
-to use a Joystick (gamepad) instead, navigate to Joystick and press enter


Go into 
- settings management
- save settings on exit
- save current settings
- save hotkeys
- save joystick map

ZX Spectrum - Controls

  • Buttons A, X and Y are mapped to the joystick's fire button, and button B is mapped to the UP directional button.

  • Buttons L1 and R1 are mapped to RETURN and SPACE, respectively.

  • The SELECT button brings up the embedded, on-screen keyboard.