Display Layouts

Display Layouts

There are 6 fully customizable layouts. Each layout is loaded with a specific set of menus and widgets to help create a foundation for your customizable workspace. Explore these templates for yourself to find the one that best suits your workflow. 

To learn more about how to customize your workspace, see Change Your Layout or Customize Your Workspace.

To learn more about the available icons and widgets, see Sidebar Icons, Customize Toolbar Icons, and Available Widgets


Template Default Elements

Every layout will have these elements by default. These elements are not customizable and will be present at all times. 

  • Main Editing Area - Where you will view and edit your Page (script, book, novel, etc.), Cards, and Mind Map. 
  • Docs Tab - When you have multiple docs and projects open, you can toggle between them using these tabs. The project name will only appear in the tab name if more than one project is open.
  • Editing Area Menu - View options and shortcuts to tools and features such as Dark Mode, Ruler, Filter, History, Share, and more.
  • Scroll Bar - Scroll through your view of the Main Editing Area.
  • Split Pane - Split the main editing area into two panes.
  • Menu Toggle - This icon appears in multiple locations throughout all layouts. It will show or hide a menu. In this instance, it will show or hide the Editing Area Menu.


Simplified Layout

The diagram below shows the default for the layout. The layout is fully customizable.

  • Sidebar - Visible in multiple layouts. Here you will find quick access to frequently used features. This element is fully customizable.
  • Widget Panel - When you select an icon tab from the Sidebar, the widget will appear here. This panel is fully customizable. 
  • Layout Customization Collapsible Widget - This collapsible widget appears in every layout when you change your layout. You can minimize it or close it depending on your layout and preference. 
  • Chat Collapsible Widget - This collapsible widget appears in every layout when you begin a chat with a collaborator. 


Classic Layout

The diagram below shows the default for the layout. The layout is fully customizable.

  • Main Menu - Access all of the tools and features you will need.
  • Line Types Widget - Fine all of the template line types in this handy widget.
  • Toolbar Widget - Fully customizable widget with over 30 toolbar icon options. To customize your Toolbar, see Customize Toolbar Icons.
  • Title Page - Quick access to your Title Page for editing.
  • Save Icon - Hovering over the icon will show the last save online and offline. Selecting will generate a save based on your backup settings. 
  • Notifications Bell - A red dot will appear on the icon when you have a new notification. Selecting will open your notifications list.
  • Portfolio - A shortcut to your portfolio.
  • User Icon - Selecting this icon will give you access to your user account, settings, logout, and more.
  • Widget Tabs - Widget Panels can contain multiple widgets in layers and in tabs. 
  • Widget Panel - When you select an icon tab from the Sidebar, the widget will appear here. This panel is fully customizable. 


Hybrid Layout

Hybrid is a good mix of the Simplified and Classic Layouts. The diagram below shows the default for the layout. The layout is fully customizable.

  • Main Menu - Access all of the tools and features you will need.
  • Sidebar - Visible in multiple layouts. Here you will find quick access to frequently used features. This element is fully customizable.
  • Widget Panel - When you select an icon tab from the Sidebar, the widget will appear here. This panel is fully customizable.
  • Title Page - Quick access to your Title Page for editing
  • Save Icon - Hovering over the icon will show the last save online and offline. Selecting will generate a save based on your backup settings. 
  • Notifications Bell - A red dot will appear on the icon when you have a new notification. Selecting will open your notifications list.
  • Portfolio - A shortcut to your portfolio.
  • User Icon - Selecting this icon will give you access to your user account, settings, logout, and more.
  • Modes Panel - Select the arrow to open the panel. Reports, Revisions, and other tools will appear in this modes panel. Other widgets can be added to this panel. 


Focus Layout

The diagram below shows the default for the layout. The layout is fully customizable.


Custom Layout

The diagram below shows the default for the layout. The layout is fully customizable.


Mobile Layout

The diagram below shows the default for the layout. The layout is fully customizable.


Flex Layout

The diagram below shows the default for the layout. The layout is fully customizable.