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Tom Da Bomb

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Hey just thought id let everyone know i found out how you change it to using the gun left handed in Global, just in case anyone else wants to change it because i know its more comfortable for me. Im actually right handed to when i write or swing a baseball bat but im just left eye dominant so its always felt better to shoot with my left hand, and being able to change the gun hand is one of my favorite things since back in the Counter Strike days up to Source.
Just open the console with the ~ button below escape and above Tab, then type cl_righthand 0 and submit it in the console to switch to left hand, and to go back to right handed type cl_righthand 1

Also while i was looking for the right console command i found one that changes the size of your crosshairs, go to the console again and type cl_crosshairsize 4 and submit it to make it a size smaller. It will go down to 3 2 and 1 but the standard size its set for default is cl_crosshairsize 5 if you wanted it back to the way it was.

Hopefully this helps a few people and make sure you get used to where the bullets recoil to as well because i changed my size down to cl_crosshairsize 2 and the bullet recoil goes above the top line for the crosshair, about like it is in source.
 
My Crosshair settings

cl_crosshairstyle 5;
cl_crosshaircolor 5;
cl_crosshaircolor_r 250;
cl_crosshaircolor_g 50;
cl_crosshaircolor_b 255;
cl_enablecrosshairalpha 1;
cl_crosshairalpha 255;
cl_crosshairdot 2;
cl_crosshairsize 0;
cl_crosshairthickness 0.75;
cl_crosshairgap -1;

Radar Settings

cl_radar_always_centered 0 (Makes your dot not stay in the middle allowing you to see a static map set in one position)
cl_radar_scale 0.3 (How big the map is on the radar. Some Maps need different radar scales to be accurate)
cl_hud_radar_scale 1.15 ( Affects the size of the Radar )
cl_radar_icon_scale_min 1 (Changes the size off icons on the radar)
cl_radar_rotate 0 (Makes the map not rotate)

Other Commands I run in CSGO

cl_showfps 1 (See any FPS)
cl_showpos 1 (See my Velocity for BHopping)

Radar Zoom Script

bind “KP_plus” “incrementvar cl_radar_scale 0.25 1.0 0.05″; (allows me to hit my plus or minus key on right side of KB to zoom in and out)
bind “KP_minus” “incrementvar cl_radar_scale 0.25 1.0 -0.05″;

Key binds

He Grenade - C
Smoke - G
Flash - F
Molly - X
Decoy - V
Primary - 1
Secondary - 2
Walk - Left Shift
Talk - Q
Crouch - Left Control
Jump - MouseWheel up & down / Space Bar
Drop Gun - Z

End Notes

The Reasoning for the Radar being as I have it is so I can see all aspects of the map... For Example on Dust 2 If I go B and the T's do an A Split (2 Cat, 3 Long) I can see the red dots on my radar and don't have to rely on players who don't callout/play.

The Reasoning for the KeyBinds is because every millisecond counts in CSGO and scroll wheeling to a weapon is too slow and a bad habit so i keybinded my jump to MouseWheel for BHopping and to enforce having to use my key binds. When I first started playing CSGO I was silver 3 and was Horrible. Then I started watching TheWarOwl and learned my aim / key binds have worked up to GN2 and can play comfortably with MG's.

Happy Gaming,
John
 

Tom Da Bomb

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Sweet, its nice to have a list of the commands too because im sure ill be coming back to check them in the future lol, thanks for the list.
 
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