Customizing Working Area in Classic Toolbar Mode
In Classic Toolbar Mode, you can choose to show or hide Menu Bar and toolbars. Also, locking and
moving toolbars is accessible in this mode. Please refer to the introductions below for details.
About Menu Bar
Generally speaking, it is a good idea to keep the menu bar visible so that it is available as you work.
However, some users prefer to have as much space in Foxit Reader as possible. To get rid of Reader
menus temporarily, you should click View > uncheck Menu Bar.
You can temporarily display the Menu Bar again by right-clicking the toolbar and checking Menu
Foxit Reader enables you to change the appearance of the tools to suit your needs and working
style. You can add and delete buttons on the existing toolbars so that only the commands you use
most often will be displayed. To learn more about it, read the explanation below.
Toolbars open by default
A. Basic toolbar B: Go To Destination toolbar C. Cursor Status toolbar
D. Find toolbar E. View toolbar F. Create PDF toolbar G. Comments toolbar
Any toolbars can float or be docked. Docked toolbars appear in the toolbar area. Floating toolbars
appear as independent palettes that you can move anywhere in the work area.
Showing or Hiding Toolbars
To hide all toolbars, choose View > Toolbars > Hide Toolbars, or press the hotkey F8 on your
To show all toolbars, choose View > Toolbars > Show Toolbars, or press the hotkey F8 on your
To open a toolbar, choose View > Toolbars > [toolbar name].
To hide a toolbar, please do one of the following:
A. Right-click the toolbar area or choose View >Toolbars, and uncheck the toolbar you want
B. Drag the toolbar you want to delete from its grabber bar to the document pane, click the
at the top right corner of its title bar to hide it.