About Navigation Pane
The navigation pane, located next to the document pane, can display different navigation panels,
including Layer panel, Attachments panel, Pages panel, Comments panel, Bookmarks panel,
Security Settings panel and Digital Signature panel. Please note that the navigation pane is
unavailable when Foxit is open but empty (no PDF is open).
The buttons on the left side of the navigation pane provides easy access to various panels, such as
the Bookmarks panel button
the Pages panel button
and the Layers panel
To show the navigation pane, choose VIEW > View Setting > Navigation Panels > Show
Navigation Panels, or use keyboard shortcut F4.
To open a navigation panel, you can either click its button on the left side of the navigation
pane, or choose VIEW > View Setting > Navigation Panels > [navigation panel name].
To close the navigation pane, choose VIEW > View Setting > Navigation Panels > Hide
Navigation Panels, or use keyboard shortcut F4, or right click on title of the navigation panel
and select Hide Navigation Panels.
Tip: To show or hide the navigation pane, you can also click on the button at the top right
corner of the navigation pane.
Adjusting the Navigation Pane
Like the toolbars, the navigation panels can be docked in the navigation pane or they can float
anywhere in the work area of Foxit Reader. You can choose to hide or close the panels that you
don't need and open the ones you do. What͛s more, you can also adjust the width of the navigation
Viewing a Panel in the Navigation Pane
By default, all the panels dock in the navigation pane with a set of panel buttons appearing on the
left side of the work area.
Do one of the following:
Select the button for the panel on the left side of the navigation pane.
Choose VIEW > View Setting > Navigation Panels > [panel name].
Changing the Display Area for Navigation Pane
To change the view area of the navigation pane, drag its right border to adjust the width.