Play Offline Sound - Will play a sound when a user disconnects from Tonic (offline.wav located in your Tonic\Sounds folder)
Play Online Sound - Will play a sound when a user connects to Tonic (online.wav located in your Tonic\Sounds folder)
Play Message Sound - Will play a sound when a user sends you a message (message.wav located in your Tonic\Sounds folder)
Beep PC Speaker - Will produce a beep from your PC Speaker. The first box is the Frequency to produce and the second box is the length of the Tone. Use the P button to play the tone and preview it.
After - When you leave your computer inactive for a set amount of time, Tonic will be set to Away, so people know you are not available.
Auto-Start with Windows - Will start Tonic when you start your Windows session. This is useful as you may forget to run Tonic and you might miss important messages!
Show Hide Help on Hide - Display Help when you hit the close button of Tonic. When you hit close on the Tonic window, it is in fact merely minimized to the System Tray.
Small Icons in list - Uses 16x16 icons for your contact list, rather than the default 32x32 icons. You will experience a degredation in quality, however you will aquire more space on the list
Horizontal Arrange - Will determine if your Contact list is arranged Vertically or Horizontally (Scrollbar appears vertically or horizontally for scrolling)
Move Offline users to list end - Will move offline users to the end of your list, instead of leaving them in the middle of your list.
Hide Offline Users - Will hide offline users from your contact list. This makes it difficult to send messages to offline users.
Message Windows Always on Top - Will ensure that your message windows are above every other windows, even when you do not have Tonic in focus.
Highlight Username in List on Receive - When you receive a message from a user, this option will highlight the user in your contact list ready for next time you want to reply to them
Font: Tahoma - Allows you to choose the Font used in the Contact list, and in messages
Send Message on Enter - When you are sending a message and you press enter, this option will send the message immediately rather than moving to the next line
Show Message on Receive - When you receive a message it will be immediately shown on your screen
Show Notifier on Receive - When you receive a message a small notification window will be shown on your screen to alert you to the new message.
Close Message on Send - Will close the message window when you send your message
Minimize Message on Send - Will minimize the message window when you send your message