The console and .cfg file have a host of tweaks and tricks ready for the user to explore. Viper's Lair outlines some of the basics you should know.
"An autoexec.cfg file is a text file that you can edit with your settings and have those settings run every time Quake 4 starts without any interaction from you. You simply create a new text file in the Quake 4q4base folder (the same location as the Quake4Config.cfg) and save it as autoexec.cfg."
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Quake 4 console & tweak guide
Posted on Tuesday, October 25 2005 @ 4:36 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck