How to Customize the Tab Options


ProProfs Knowledge Base allows you to open your help page(s) in separate tabs by keeping the page view as Tabs, making it easier for the users to navigate between the pages opened in multiple tabs. 


Tab options help you:


  • Jump to a specific page opened in the multiple tabs instantly.

  • Display your Knowledge Base content into sections for a better understanding.


In this article, you will learn:


  1. How to Enable Tab View

  2. How to Open & Close a Tab

  3. How to Manage Tabs Using Tab Control

  4. How to Use Tab Scrolling

  5. How to Revert to Basic View


 How to Enable Tab View 

Step 1: In your ProProfs Knowledge Base editor, go to Settings and select “Table of Content


Go to Table of Content in Settings


Step 2: Navigate to “Default View,” select “Tabs (each page opens in tab),” and click Save


Enable Tab View in the Default View option


All the pages will now open in a new tab.


Open Pages in Tab View


How to Open & Close a Tab


  • To check the tab view, open a page from the Table of Content, which will open in a Tab view


Page opened in a tab view


  • To close a tab, click the close button on the top right corner of the tab

Close tab


Tab Control

The Tab control lets you view and navigate to a specific tab and close all the opened tabs simultaneously.


Step 1: In the ProProfs Knowledge Base editor, click the folder icon shown in the image below


Tab Control


Step 2: The Tab Control menu will open. From here, you can:


  • Navigate to the chosen tab

  • Close all the tabs


Tab Control Menu


Tab Scrolling


  • Click to scroll between the opened tabs


Tab Scroll


Revert to Basic View

Step 1: In the ProProfs Knowledge Base Editor, go to Settings > Table of Content


Open Table of Content in Settings


Step 2: In the Default view, select “Basic (No tabs)” and check “Allow users to change their own view


Revert to Basic View


Step 3: Click Save and preview the changes


Your user role will determine whether or not you have access to the Settings section.


That is all about customizing the Tabs options in the ProProfs Knowledge base.



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