Update: As of Unreal 5.0 this is now the default behaviour, even without adding
? at the front! There is a
console.searchmode.legacy setting for going back to the old behaviour but it doesn't seem to work. Thanks to HatiEth for letting me know about this!
This is an article with a very singular purpose: to document something I wish I had discovered 5 years ago when starting Unreal.
I often asked myself:
- How do I search for all cheats with a particular word?
- How do I do fuzzy search in the Unreal cheat console?
The answer is simple, prefix what you're searching for with
? (a question
mark and a space).
To find all cheats that include the text "player":