Appendix G
SDL Key Codes
SDL Key ASCII Value Common Name
SDLK_BACKSPACE \b backspace
SDLK_TAB \t tab
SDLK_CLEAR clear
SDLK_RETURN \r return
SDLK_PAUSE pause
SDLK_ESCAPE ^[ escape
SDLK_SPACE space
SDLK_EXCLAIM ! exclamation mark
SDLK_QUOTEDBL " double quote
SDLK_HASH # hash
SDLK_DOLLAR $ dollar
SDLK_AMPERSAND & ampersand
SDLK_QUOTE ' quote
SDLK_LEFTPAREN ( left parenthesis
SDLK_RIGHTPAREN ) right parenthesis
SDLK_ASTERISK * asterisk
SDLK_PLUS + plus sign
SDLK_COMMA , comma
SDLK_MINUS minus sign
SDLK_PERIOD . period
SDLK_SLASH / forward slash
SDLK_0 0 0
SDLK_1 1 1
SDLK_2 2 2
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SDL Key ASCII Value Common Name
SDLK_3 3 3
SDLK_4 4 4
SDLK_5 5 5
SDLK_6 6 6
SDLK_7 7 7
SDLK_8 8 8
SDLK_9 9 9
SDLK_COLON : colon
SDLK_SEMICOLON ; semicolon
SDLK_LESS < less-than sign
SDLK_EQUALS = equals sign
SDLK_GREATER > greater-than sign
SDLK_QUESTION ? question mark
SDLK_AT @ at
SDLK_LEFTBRACKET [ left bracket
SDLK_BACKSLASH \ backslash
SDLK_RIGHTBRACKET ] right bracket
SDLK_CARET ^ caret
SDLK_UNDERSCORE _ underscore
SDLK_BACKQUOTE ` grave
SDLK_a a a
SDLK_b b b
SDLK_c c c
SDLK_d d d
SDLK_e e e
SDLK_f f f
SDLK_g g g
SDLK_h h h
SDLK_i i i
SDLK_j j j
SDLK_k k k
SDLK_l l l
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SDL Key ASCII Value Common Name
SDLK_m m m
SDLK_n n n
SDLK_o o o
SDLK_p p p
SDLK_q q q
SDLK_r r r
SDLK_s s s
SDLK_t t t
SDLK_u u u
SDLK_v v v
SDLK_w w w
SDLK_x x x
SDLK_y y y
SDLK_z z z
SDLK_DELETE ^? delete
SDLK_KP0 keypad 0
SDLK_KP1 keypad 1
SDLK_KP2 keypad 2
SDLK_KP3 keypad 3
SDLK_KP4 keypad 4
SDLK_KP5 keypad 5
SDLK_KP6 keypad 6
SDLK_KP7 keypad 7
SDLK_KP8 keypad 8
SDLK_KP9 keypad 9
SDLK_KP_PERIOD . keypad period
SDLK_KP_DIVIDE / keypad divide
SDLK_KP_MULTIPLY * keypad multiply
SDLK_KP_MINUS keypad minus
SDLK_KP_PLUS + keypad plus
SDLK_KP_ENTER \r keypad enter
SDLK_KP_EQUALS = keypad equals
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SDL Key ASCII Value Common Name
SDLK_UP up arrow
SDLK_DOWN down arrow
SDLK_RIGHT right arrow
SDLK_LEFT left arrow
SDLK_INSERT insert
SDLK_HOME home
SDLK_END end
SDLK_PAGEUP page up
SDLK_PAGEDOWN page down
SDLK_F1 F1
SDLK_F2 F2
SDLK_F3 F3
SDLK_F4 F4
SDLK_F5 F5
SDLK_F6 F6
SDLK_F7 F7
SDLK_F8 F8
SDLK_F9 F9
SDLK_F10 F10
SDLK_F11 F11
SDLK_F12 F12
SDLK_F13 F13
SDLK_F14 F14
SDLK_F15 F15
SDLK_NUMLOCK numlock
SDLK_CAPSLOCK capslock
SDLK_SCROLLOCK scrolllock
SDLK_RSHIFT right shift
SDLK_LSHIFT left shift
SDLK_RCTRL right ctrl
SDLK_LCTRL left ctrl
SDLK_RALT right alt
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SDL Key ASCII Value Common Name
SDLK_LALT left alt
SDLK_RMETA right meta
SDLK_LMETA left meta
SDLK_LSUPER left windows key
SDLK_RSUPER right windows key
SDLK_MODE mode shift
SDLK_HELP help
SDLK_PRINT print screen
SDLK_SYSREQ SysRq
SDLK_BREAK break
SDLK_MENU menu
SDLK_POWER power
SDLK_EURO euro
Appendix G / SDL Key Codes 393
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