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Every single update... [rant]

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  • Every single update... [rant]

    This is the only PC game in the history of my life that has insisted on resetting my keys in each and every single update... even in the insignificant updates (such as whatever we just got?).

    I gave this a pass during EA as the game was still evolving in many ways but why is this still happening? Yes, it can be argued that this is a minor inconvenience but why is it an inconvenience at all?

    /join HOE with friends last night
    /barely join in time to beat the trader closing
    /go to move

    *nothing happens*

    /ragequit back to menu to remap 90% of the keys in the game

    Is this really necessary? I assume there is a logical reason why this happens with every update but I really fail to believe there isn't a way around this...
    Medium - Suicidal - KF1 & Popular Custom Maps

  • #2
    Yeah, it is very annoying, and if it's something fixable it'd be nice to have it somewhere on their to-do list.


    • #3
      Want to make your life easier? rename KFInput.ini into defaultinput.ini, so each update would not reset inputs and sensitivity.
      And if it will feel like it did reset, just delete the new kfinput and the game should then instead use defaultinput.


      • #4
        Originally posted by s5yn3t View Post
        Want to make your life easier? rename KFInput.ini into defaultinput.ini, so each update would not reset inputs and sensitivity.
        And if it will feel like it did reset, just delete the new kfinput and the game should then instead use defaultinput.
        This fix stopped working for more shortly before the game released from EA.

        Not sure why. I'll go back and give it another try next update.

        Still very annoying.
        Medium - Suicidal - KF1 & Popular Custom Maps


        • #5
          Dunno, funny enough i'm probably one of those that had no problems running the game since EA (except crashing because of the broken driver)
          default still work and if i feel extra paranoid that it won't work, i have a input backpack for me to apply if it does reset.


          • #6
            Yeah, it's super irritating.


            • #7
              Just backup a copy of the ini with the keymappings maybe?
              'Aim-bot' whats that, some kind of perk skill? | LOL map exploits!! ^^ | "Wayne Rooneys smarter than you!!" :p


              • #8
                Set the file to read only.


                • #9
                  i thought it only reset whent hey added something to the menus/ keybinds?


                  • #10
                    Originally posted by oldmidget View Post
                    i thought it only reset whent hey added something to the menus/ keybinds?
                    nope it resets with any new content update... sometimes even with minor balance change.


                    • #11
                      Yeah, why is this? It upsets me as well. I kept thinking it would stop after the EA phase.


                      • #12
                        hm, that explains and makes sense why every time i come back to playing Killing Floor 2 (play lots of games, have to split time blah blah), my Keybinds are almost always reset.

                        in that case excuse me while i try to force that to never happen again.
                        I nitpick everything. for good reasons.


                        • #13
                          at this point ive just memorized all my custom binds haha.


                          • #14
                            Yep, I have to agree. One of my main irks in my review of the game.


                            • #15
                              Originally posted by 2Clicks View Post
                              Just backup a copy of the ini with the keymappings maybe?
                              Click - as you will read above I already noted being aware of previous work arounds but that does not address this:

                              Originally posted by infntnub View Post
                              Yes, it can be argued that this is a minor inconvenience but why is it an inconvenience at all?
                              Why is a work around even necessary?
                              Medium - Suicidal - KF1 & Popular Custom Maps