Options

You can make use of these options either by invoking zellij with zellij options [OPTION] or binding them in the configuration file.

Eg. zellij options --simplified-ui is equivalent to simplified_ui: true in the config file.

OptionConfigDefaultDescription
default-modedefault_modenormalThe first mode on startup.
default-shelldefault_shell$SHELLThe default shell.
disable-mouse-modedisable_mouse_modefalseEnable mouse mode.
simplified-uisimplified_uifalseRequest the Plugins to use a more compatible ui.
no-pane-framesno_pane_framesfalseDisplay frames around the frames.
on-force-closeon_force_closedetachWhat to do when receiving a SIGTERM, SIGINT, SIGQUIT or SIGHUP.
themethemedefaultSwitch to a theme configured under the themes section.