Some self-explanatory menu items are not listed here. You can hover mouse over those menu items
and see brief help
information shown on the browser status bar.
- New Window
Create a new browser window which belongs to the same process and shares
the same session.
- New Session
Create a new browser window in a separate process. All the browser
windows in the same process shares the same session.
- New Tab
Open a new tab which might go to blank page, home page or tabs page
based on the option you choose in options:new tab.
- Blank Page
Open a blank site in a new window
Open home page in a new window
Open the address of the active page in a new window
Show the list of recently closed sites. You can select any one of them
to re-open it. Select "Clear this list" to clear this
- Restore Sites
Open In Last Session
Restore the sites that were open when SlimBoat was closed in last
Close current tab
Close all sites including hidden sites.
All But Current
Close all sites except the active one
- Close Tabs
- Close Tabs on the Left
Close all tabs on the left of the current tab.
- Close Tabs on the Right
Close all tabs on the right of the current tab.
- Close Tabs from this Domain
Close all tabs belong to the same domain as the current tab.
Save the active page including pictures
- Save As PDF
Save the active page as a PDF file
- Save Screenshot
Save a screenshot in JPG format of the current web page.
- Print Preview
- Private Browsing
Toggle private browsing mode.
- Hide Browser
Hide the main browser window.
- Paste & Go
Directly open the address in clipboard.
- Search in Current Site
Search for keywords within all the cached web pages belonging to the
current domain in the default search engine defined for the quick-search
Re-open last closed site
Last Close All
Re-open all sites before your last close-all operation.
- Application Styles
Set the application style of the SlimBoat application.
- Bookmarks Bar
- Tab Bar
- Status Bar
Standard Toolbar...: add/remove buttons on the standard
toolbar or custom its style
Stop the connection of all sites
Refresh all the sites
- Auto Refresh
- Every xxx seconds: auto-refresh the active page every xxx
- Set Period...: auto-refresh the active page with specified
- Auto Refresh All Pages: auto-refresh all open pages with the same
- Stop All: stops all pages from being auto-refreshed
- Lock Tab
Lock a tab so that it won't be closed when you carry out a "Close
- Zoom In: Increase the zooming scale of the active page.
- Zoom Out: Decrease the zooming scale of the active page.
- Reset Zoom: Show the active page in the original size
- Set As Default Zoom Level: Set the zoom level of the active
page as the default zoom level for all web pages. To restore the default
zoom level to 100%, select "Actual Size" to set the zoom level
of the active page to 100% and then select "Set As Default Zoom
- View Source
View the source code of the active page
- Full Screen
Switch SlimBoat into full screen mode. Press F11 to switch out of full
- Add Bookmark
Add a bookmark linking to the current web site.
- Manager Bookmarks
- Organize Bookmarks
Organize and manage all the bookmarks
- Import Bookmarks from File
Import Bookmarks from a bookmark file
in HTML format or XBEL format.
- Import bookmarks from Other Browsers
Import bookmarks from other browsers installed on your computer.
- Export Bookmarks
Export Favorites to a bookmark file in HTML
format or XBEL format.
- Translate Settings
Change settings for automatic translation of web pages or selected text.
The settings include the source language, target language, etc. In most
cases, you should be able to set the source language as "Detect Language" so
that you can translate from different languages into your own native
language without changing any setting. However, if the source language can't
be detected automatically, please select a specific source language to
ensure correct translation.
Translate the active page from the predefined source
language into the predefined target language.
- Translate Selected Text
Translate selected text in the active page from the predefined source
language into the predefined target language. Please select a piece of text
first before selecting the menu item.
- Auto Translate Selection
Automatically translate any selected in the active page from the
predefined source language into the predefined target language. Translation
is done whenever you select a piece of text and release your mouse button.
Select the interface language of SlimBoat. The effect is immediate.
No need to restart SlimBoat. Interested in providing a translation in
your own language? Click here.
- Restore to English UI
Switch the interface language of SlimBoat to English US.
Please refer to the section Site Group.
Please refer to the section QuickFill.
- Set As Default Browser
Set SlimBoat as the default browser.
- Share My Status
Write whatever is on your mind and post it onto your facebook wall.
- Share This Page
Share the current page on facebook.
- Share Selected Text
Share selected text within the current page on facebook
- Share This Page
Share the current page on various web services.
- Enable Web Inspector
Enable web inspector on the current tab.
- Inspect Current Page
Open the web inspector which allows you to inspect the web elements and
debug the script execution on the current web site. You need select the menu
"Enable Web Inspector" first before you can open the web inspector.
- User Agent
Change the user agent string of SlimBoat to emulate other browsers. This
can be used as a workaround to solve compatibility issues with some special
- View History
View the browsing history of SlimBoat.
- Download Manager
Open the download manager
- Download All from Current Page
Download all links matching a specific URL pattern from the current
- Popup Blocker
- Restore Blocked Popups
Restore blocked popup windows from the
current web page by temporarily allowing popups in the current web page and
reloading the current web page.
- Blocked Popups
Restore a single popup window from the list of blocked URLs.
- Always Allow Popups from This Site
Add the domain name of the active tab into the allow list of
- Always Block Popups from This Site
Add the domain of the active tab into the block list of the popup blocker.
- Edit Allow List
Edit the allow list of popup blocker.
- Edit Block List
Edit the block list of popup blocker.
- Enable Popup Blocker
Enable popup blocker
- Ad Block
- Enable Ad Blocker
- Disable Ad Blocker on Current Domain
Add the current domain into the domain white list of the ad blocker.
- Ad Blocker Options
- Download Control
download control options only apply to the active tab. For default download
control options which apply to all tabs, change them in the
[Download Control] section of the options
dialog. In the following menu items, (Global) means that the option
applies to IE and any IE-based browsers. (Apply to All) means the option
applies to all the site windows currently open in SlimBoat.
- Show Pictures
- Enable Plugin
Enable plugins such as flash player, shockwave player, etc.
- Enable Java Applet
- Clean Trace
- Clean Trace By Domain
Clean everything including history, cookies and cached files
associated with a specified domain
- Clean Address Bar History
Clean all the URLs typed into the address box
- Clean Quick-Search History
Clean the keyword history on the quick-search
- Clean History
Clean browser history
- Clean Cookies
Clean all cached cookies.
- Clean Icon Cache
Clean the icon cache folder under SlimBoat data folder.
- Clean Cached Files
Clean all pages, images and other files in cache.
- Clean Cache Authentication Information
Clean the user name and password information previously input to
log into http or ftp sites which require authentication. Here the
authentication information refers to the login information you have
to input in a popup dialog before the web page shows up. It does not
include the login information you type within the forms inside web
- Clean Preselected Items
Clean items preselected in the privacy
page of the options dialog.
- Clean All Trace
Clean everything including history, cookies and cached files.
- Auto Lock Browser
When this option is enabled, SlimBoat will be automatically
locked if there is no user activity on the computer for a certain length
of time. You need enter the master password to unlock the browser.
- Lock Browser Now
Immediately lock the web browser by hiding the main browser window
and displaying a password box for you to unlock it.
- Set Master Password...
Set the master password. The master password is used to protect
your privacy regarding SlimBoat usage. You need enter your master
password for authentication when you want to unlock the browser after
it's auto-locked due to long-time idleness, or if you want to access the
quickfill form files protected with master password.
- Organize Proxies
Organize the list of pre-defined proxies
- Disable Proxy
Disable the use of proxy without clearing information about proxy
server address and port.
- The List of Proxies
Select any of the pre-defined proxy to set it as the current proxy
- Alias Definitions
- Assigned Site Names
Open SlimBoat options dialog.
- Reset all settings
Reset all the program settings. Personal data won't be affected.
- Internet Options
Open Internet Explorer options dialog. This menu item has the same function as the
tools->internet options in Internet Explorer.