Skyrim: Kinect Commands
Kinect Commands are voice commands only available for Xbox 360 users. Kinect Commands were released on May 1, 2012, for players playing the game in English. They are not available on the Special Edition for Xbox One.
|QUICK ITEMS||Opens Inventory Menu|
|QUICK MAGIC||Opens Magic Menu|
|QUICK SKILLS||Opens Skills Menu|
|QUICK MAP||Opens Map Menu|
|NEW SAVE||Saves into a new Save Slot|
|PAUSE GAME||Pauses the game|
|See Dragon Shouts for a list of both English and Dragon Language commands.
When Kinect is enabled, hold and say any of the commands listed on the Dragon Shout page in order to activate it. To activate the shouts or powers without using Kinect, press +. While Kinect is disabled, use in order to activate the shouts as normal.
|Favorites Menu and Hotkeying Equipment|
ASSIGN <hotkey command> sets the selected item to the spoken hotkey. <hotkey command> can be any of the following:
|EQUIP <hotkey command>||Equips item in the default hand|
|EQUIP LEFT <hotkey command>||Equips item in the Left hand, if possible.|
|EQUIP RIGHT <hotkey command>||Equips item in the Right hand, if possible.|
|EQUIP DUAL <hotkey command>||Equips item in both hands, if possible.|
|EQUIP SWORD AND SHIELD
EQUIP MACE AND SHIELD
EQUIP AXE AND SHIELD
EQUIP DAGGER AND SHIELD
|Equips the item assigned to the Sword / Mace / Axe / Dagger hotkey in the right hand, and the item assigned to the Shield hotkey in the left hand.|
|EQUIP DUAL WEAPONS||Equips the item assigned to the DualWieldLeft hotkey in the left hand, and the item assigned to the DualWieldRight hotkey in the right hand.|
|FOLLOW or FOLLOW ME||Ally follows you|
|WAIT or WAIT HERE||Ally stays where they are|
|TRADE or ITEMS||Opens the Teammate Menu|
|OPEN||Ally opens the container/door you're looking at|
|STAND||Ally stands at the spot you're looking at|
|RETRIEVE||Ally picks up the item you're looking at|
|ATTACK||Ally attacks the NPC you're looking at|
|INTERACT or USE||Does a generic Interact command with the ally. Same as if you entered Command mode and pressed . What the ally does is dependent on what you're looking at.|
|After opening ITEMS, the following commands open the corresponding categories:
|After opening any of the above sub-menu categories, you can use the following to sort your items.|
|SORT BY NAME||Sorts the item list by name, increasing. If the list is already sorted by name increasingly, sorts it decreasingly.|
|SORT BY WEIGHT||Sorts the item list by weight, decreasing. If the list is already sorted by weight decreasingly, sorts it increasingly.|
|SORT BY VALUE||Sorts the item list by value, decreasing. If the list is already sorted by value decreasingly, sorts it increasingly.|
|CLOSE MENU||Closes the menu|
|Barter Menu & Container Menu|
THEIR <category> where <category> can be any of the vendor categories:
MY <category> where <category> can be any of the player categories:
After opening any of the above sub-menu categories, you can use the aforementioned SORT BY commands to sort your items.
|Container Menu Only|
|SET LOOT LIMIT <value>||Sets the value that the LOOT ITEMS voice command should use. (Value = 0, 5, 10, 25, 50, 100)|
|LOOT ITEMS||Takes all items from a container whose value-to-weight ratio is greater than or equal to the loot limit. For example, if the loot limit is 100, an object with a weight of .1 and value of 100, would have a value to weight ratio of 1000, so it would qualify. If the loot limit is 0, only weightless items with value are taken, i.e. gold.|
|PLAYER / WHERE AM I||Centers camera on you|
|WAYPOINT||Centers camera on marker set by you,
|QUEST MARKER / QUEST||Centers camera on active quest target. Saying it multiple times will cycle through targets.|
- Kinect compatibility was originally developed as part of the Game Jam.
- Skyrim Kinect Voice Commands -- A PDF document containing all available voice commands.