Fractal Mode tool window

The Fractal Mode tool window controls how mouse operations are interpreted by the active fractal window, shows context-sensitive help, and it provides live previews for the Explore and Eyedropper features.

To open the Fractal Mode tool window if it is hidden, click Tool Windows on the Window menu, and then click Fractal Mode. The Fractal Mode tool window will open automatically when it is needed to show previews.

Use the buttons on the left to select the active mouse mode for fractal windows:

If the Fractal Mode tool window is open and Normal mode is selected, it also shows context-sensitive help for the control that is currently under the mouse cursor. This also works for formula parameters. See Getting help.

See Also
Normal mode
Select mode
Switch mode
Tool windows