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Jan 06, 2004, 12:49 PM
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Battlefield 1942 - How do I drop the ramp??

I have been playing my new PC Game "Battlefield 1942" & have been trying Iwo Jima. However, when I drive the Landing craft onto the Beach, I can't figure out how to drop the Ramp? What key do I hit to drop the ramp? The book says to hit the "Up-Arrow" Key but that does nothing, am I missing something?


Jan 06, 2004, 01:06 PM
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McGrrr's Avatar
Go into options-controls, and rebind the keys to whatever you want them to be. Also, you have to be in the drivers position to raise and lower the ramp. I don't remember which keys are the default. I always remap my keys, since I use the arrow keys for movement.
Jan 06, 2004, 01:24 PM
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I use the default keys....the "UP arrow" drops the ramp.

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Jan 07, 2004, 06:28 AM
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The Up-Arrow does not drop my Ramp, I even went into Options Controls Setup & Has "Up-Arrow" listed as drop ramp. All I can do is try to clamber out of the ramp by climbing out which is difficult & a pain.

Jan 07, 2004, 06:59 AM
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You have to stay in the position of the boat driver, and at this place, press the up arrow.

Then leave this position and exit.
Jan 07, 2004, 12:25 PM
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Yes, I usually try to drop the ramp as I am driving the Landing Craft toward the beach & also after I hit the beach & when I push the "Up-Arrow" key, nothing happens. Then I have to try & climb out of the landing craft which is doable but is a pain & takes awhile of running & jumping.

Jan 07, 2004, 12:51 PM
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Did you try to re-define the key for this action, to a different one then ?
Jan 07, 2004, 03:24 PM
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I have them redefined to my side mouse keys and they work fine.

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