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I would like to have both Tabs and Menu bar at the same time. It’s not a problem in many other softwares like Firefox or Notepad++, why isn’t it allowed in Sumatra?
Kind regards


the old horizontal menu bar was relocated to a single dropdown when modernised
see Where is Menu Bar?


I know, but that requires an extra click, and some people don’t like it. This topic is a feature request


This has been requested multiple times of course, such as here for instance:

Some folks also want the opposite, i.e. the option to disable tabs and still use the hamburger menu:

In any case the developer has rejected the demand for tabs and traditional menu bar together:

Looks like your only option might be to compile Sumatra yourself with the necessary modifications.