Metro 2033 and Last Light, PC keyboard controls

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When playing both Metro 2033 and Last Light Redux on the PC, I noticed the keyboard control scheme is quite confusing. Here are the most important and unintuitive controls

Recharge flashlight battery in Metro 2033 & Last Light

hold F & use the left mouse once the charger appears

 

Bring up lighter, map and mission in Metro 2033 & Last Light

press M to bring up lighter
hold M to bring up lighter and compass
+ right mouse to display mission targets

 

Recharge night vision goggles

hold F & use the left mouse once the charger appears
yes, it is the same as for the flashligtht

 

Throw grenades in Metro 2033 & Last Light

hold Tab & use the mouse to select what you want to throw in the menu
grenades are left and right
press C to throw whatever you have selected in the previous menu

 

Recharge pressure into weapons of Metro 2033 & Last light

while your pressure weapon is out
hold R & use left mouse to bring pressure into weapon
Reload the weapon is still a short press of R

 

Change ammunition type for assault rifles in Metro Last Light

while your assault weapon is out
hold R