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Don't Starve Cheats/ Console Commands
By LP.VIX
This guide will teach you how to use enable and use the command console.
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Enabling the command console
To enable the command console you must go to the following location and edit the settings.
Documents > Klei > DoNotStarve and open settings.
When notepad opens eddit ENABLECONSOLE = false to ENABLECONSOLE = true.
(this can be found at the bottom in the [MISC] section)

MAKE SURE THAT YOU DONT HAVE THE GAME OPEN WHILE DOING THIS PART.
Opening the console
To open and close the console open Don't Starve, load your world and press the ~ key.
(it should be left to the 1 key and under Esc)
When you type in the command press Enter to execute code.
To remove the additional info that comes with the console press Ctrl+L.
Console in game.

DebugSpawn
Debug Spawn is used to spawn objects.
To use the command type DebugSpawn("?") in the console.
Instead of ? type in the prefab name of the object.
Instead of the in game name you need to type in the prefab name.
(in game and prefab name are not the same for some objects but the in game name works for the most time)
To find all of the prefab names open your steam folder >SteamApps>common>dont_starve>data>scripts>prefabs.
Here you will find all the objects you can spawn.
Example :
-to spawn a Treeguard you need to type :
DebugSpawn("leif")

Spawning multiple objects at once
To do this you will need to use :
for x = 1, ! do DebugSpawn("?") end

!-number of objects you want to spawn
?- prefab name of the object you want to spawn

Example:
-to spawn 20 meat you need to type:

for x = 1, 20 do DebugSpawn("meat") end

The object will spawn wherever your arrow is pointing.

As you can see you can use the console to spawn Unimplemented Characters.
Revealing the complete map
Enter following code: minimap = TheSim:FindFirstEntityWithTag("minimap") and execute the code after that type in : minimap.MiniMap:ShowArea(0,0,0,10000) and execute that code.

This command also works for caves.
Skipping days
To skip one day type in: GetClock():MakeNextDay()
To skip more days type in: for x = 1, ! do GetClock():MakeNextDay() end
Replace ! with the number of days you want to skip.
Skiping more days will cause a minor freeze and will affect your hunger/sanity.

Setting max hunger/sanity
For health type in: GetPlayer().components.health:SetMaxHealth(!)
Replace ! with the max number of health you want to have.
(You will need to get hit or eat something that adds health for to work)

For sanity type in: GetPlayer().components.sanity:SetMax(!)
Replace ! with the max number of sanity you want to have.
(Sanity changes instantly)
Pausing hunger
To pause hunger type in: GetPlayer().components.hunger:Pause(true)
With this command your hunger will never go down and you dont have to worry about the point of the game.
Tips and warnings
I do not recommend that you use these commands to often.They take away a lot of fun experiance and the game will start to get boring very fast.
Instead use these commands when you are in a tight spot and dont want to lose your world or want to do some testing in another save.
Finally , You can not get banned for using this.

If you need more help go to :
http://dont-starve-game.wikia.com/wiki/Console
61 Comments
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wozzlewuzzle Mar 5 @ 5:39pm 
great to know!!!
=|x NnR x|= Fledge Feb 10 @ 8:02pm 
I need help. Whenever I use the console, the HUD disappears. Do you know anything that might get it back?
lThanatos Jan 31 @ 1:03pm 
Good
starks Jan 18 @ 9:18pm 
no matter what I try debug spawn wont work help
chAotickheartz Dec 29, 2014 @ 8:39pm 
i dont know why but when i press u the command disappears , help?
Seath Brixius Nov 28, 2014 @ 6:09pm 
um any way to help clarify the skip days one?? i have no idea what that says and its too confusing for me
MagnusTooOP Jul 10, 2014 @ 9:15am 
No luck with opening it even when i have done the edit
Anschluss Jul 2, 2014 @ 1:05am 
try use DebugSpawn("nameitem") to spawn item but u must spam if you want get more
Flutter Bat Jun 30, 2014 @ 2:58pm 
same here
Cat wearing a birthday cap Jun 30, 2014 @ 12:17am 
Every time I try to put in a command it tells me "attemt to call a nil value" any suggestions? I made sure to check in the settings to see if it's set to true and it is