The toolbar allows performing various actions based on clicking icons.

See also /toolbar, $toolbar.

Note: right-clicking some icons gives quick access to more features such as server history/favorites and channel favorites.

Hiding the Toolbar

The Toolbar can be hidden by clicking Menubar -> View -> Toolbar or by typing /toolbar off or by changing Options -> Windows -> Enable Toolbar or by right-clicking the Toolbar and then clicking Hide Toolbar.

Modifying the Toolbar

The /toolbar command can be used to add/edit/remove any toolbar icon. To have any changes persistent, put the commands in a on START script.

There is also a graphical drag/drop editor for the built-in icons which can be accessed by right-clicking in the Toolbar and clicking Customize.

Media player icons

Media player icons are only visible when the media player is set to Winamp/Media Monkey/iTunes or Spotify.

Default icons

The default icons can be changed in Options -> Icons.

Toolbar position

The Toolbar can be moved to the top/bottom/left/right of the main window by right-clicking the Toolbar then clicking Position.

Locking bars

Menubar/Toolbar/Switchbar/Treebar can be locked so they can't be moved by right-clicking any bar and then click Lock Bars.

Locking bars also removes the header from the Monitor Panels.


The Toolbar background color can be set in Options -> Colors.

Note: Override Windows theme colors must be enabled.


The font can be changed in Options -> Fonts & Sizes or by using the /font command.

Background image

A background image for the Toolbar can be set in Options -> Backgrounds or by using the /background command.