Arrange tool windows
Move a tool window
Resize a tool window
Click and drag the border of a tool window.
To resize the active tool window, press Ctrl+Alt+Shift+Left, Ctrl+Alt+Shift+Right, Ctrl+Alt+Shift+Up, Ctrl+Alt+Shift+Down or use the main menu actions under.
To stretch the tool window to the maximum width or height, press Ctrl+Shift+Quote or selectfrom the main menu.
Restore the default arrangement of tool windows
From the main menu, selector press Shift+F12.
Save the arrangement of tool windows
From the main menu, select.
Optimize for wide-screen monitors
IntelliJ IDEA provides several options to optimize the positioning of tool windows on wide-screen monitors.
In the Settings/Preferences dialog (Ctrl+Alt+S), select Appearance & Behavior | Appearance.
Under Tool Windows, configure the following:
Widescreen tool window layout: Maximize the height of vertical tool windows by limiting the width of horizontal tool windows.
Side-by-side layout on the left and Side-by-side layout on the right: Display vertical tool windows that are attached to the top and bottom edges in two columns instead of stacked on top of each other.
Click OK to apply the changes.
Move tool windows to a separate frame
You can freely drag tool window and editor tabs to a separate frame and arrange the layout you need. For example, you can have only editor on one screen and tools in a separate IDE window on the second screen.
Arrange tool windows in separate frame
Click and drag the tool window button on the tool window bar to a screen you need.
If you have the already detached tab in a separate frame, you can drag tool window buttons and attach them to the tool window bars.