Advanced options / settings
To open advanced settings file:
- or with Command Palette:
Ctrl + K, type
adv to narrow down to command, press
Enter to select
Advanced Options... command
This opens a text file in Notepad with all the advanced settings. Make changes and save the file.
To reset to default settings, delete settings file and SumatraPDF will re-create it with default state.
Most settings take effect immediately after you save the settings file. Some settings (e.g.
UseTabs) require closing and re-starting SumatraPDF.
Here are some things you can customize:
- keyboard shortcuts
- width of tab with
- window background color with
- color used to highlight text with
- hide scrollbars with
Advanced settings file also stores the history and state of opened files so that we can e.g. re-open on the page