The Window submenu on the main menu provides the following options:

  • Toolbars - define which toolbars are visible
    • All - show or hide the toolbars window (Ctrl+Alt+F11)
    • Tools - show or hide the Tools toolbar
    • Actions - show or hide the Actions toolbar
    • Time - show or hide the Time toolbar
    • Compose - show or hide the Compose toolbar
    • Edit - show or hide the Edit toolbar
  • Status bar - show or hide the status bar
  • Background - show or hide the background behind windows used by SuperMemo (to minimize distraction caused by underlying application)
  • Hints - turn on or turn off displaying button and menu hints
  • Select
    • Category - select the category combo-box on the Tools toolbar
    • Tasklist - select the tasklist combo-box on the Tools toolbar
    • Date - select date picker on the Time toolbar
    • Next window - activate the next window on the SuperMemo desktop (Ctrl+F6)
  • Layout - windows layout management
    • Apply layout - arrange windows on SuperMemo desktop using a given layout
      • Apply default layout - restore windows layout last saved with Layout : Save layout : Save as default (below)
      • Classic - arrange windows in the manner known from early versions of SuperMemo, i.e. with statistics windows conveniently aligned with the element window. This arrangement is useful when you make repetitions and like to constantly follow the progress of learning. You can make this layout permanent with Layout : Save layout : Save as default (below). You can also make SuperMemo arrange windows in this manner only at the entry to repetitions. For that purpose, check Classic layout at learning available from Tools : Options : Learning. You can quickly apply the classic layout with F5
    • Save layout - save a windows layout for later use
      • Save custom layout - save the current layout under a selected name
      • Save as default - save the current layout of windows as your default layout. Each time you enter SuperMemo, this layout will be used
    • Make default - choose a layout that should become the default layout (i.e. the layout that is use when you first start SuperMemo)
    • Delete layout - delete a selected windows layout saved earlier with Save layout. You can also delete all custom layouts at once
  • 1-9 - choose one of up to nine custom layouts defined by the user