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This article lists the default controls used for Grand Theft Auto III on the PC, Xbox, and PS2.

For Xbox 360, Black is RB and White is LB. Items with a ? are currently unconfirmed or unknown.

Default Controls

Control PC Xbox PS2

On Foot

Fire Weapon NP0, LCTRL, LMB Right Trigger Circle
Next Weapon/Target NP ENTER, MWD D-Pad L R2
Previous Weapon/Target NP PERIOD, MWU D-Pad R L2
Move W/A/S/D, Arrow Keys Left Stick LStick
First-Person Look NP8/NP4/NP2/NP6 Right Stick RStick
Zoom In PGUP, Z X Square
Zoom Out PGDN, X A Cross
Enter Vehicle ENTER, F Y Triangle
Change Camera HOME, C White Select
Center Camera n/a in standard Black L1
Jump RCTRL, SPACE X Square
Aim Weapon RMB, DEL Left Trigger R1
Look Behind NP1, MMB, CAPS LOCK Right Stick Button R3

In Vehicle

Fire Weapon NP0, LCTRL, LMB Click Right Stick Circle
Steer Vehicle A/D, Arrow L/R Left Stick LStick
Accelerate Arrow U, W Right Trigger Cross
Reverse/Brake Arrow D, S Left Trigger Square
Exit Vehicle Enter, F Y Triangle
Radio INS, MWU, R Black L1
Horn LSHIFT, RSHIFT Left Stick Button L3
Change Camera HOME, C White Select
Pause Game ESC Start Start
Handbrake RCTRL, RMB, SPACE B R1
Turret NP9/NP4/NP6/NP5 Right Stick RStick
Dodo Up/Down NP9/NP6 Pull Left Stick Up/Down RStick
Look Left NP1, Q Right Stick L2
Look Right NP2, E Right Stick R2
Look Behind NP1 + NP2, Q + E Right Stick Button L2 + R2


Pause Game ESC Start Start
Begin/End ~30-Second Replay F1 n/a n/a
Save ~30-Second Replay F2 n/a n/a
Load saved ~30-Second Replay F3 n/a n/a
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