Quip Blog

New Feature: Always Show Sidebar

By Rafael Alenda

It’s always fun when you can work on a simple feature that will bring joy to so many of our users, and we think this is one of them.

In our native Mac and Windows apps, you can now make your Quip sidebar visible in every view, so you can access it while you work in a document or spreadsheet. This new feature provides constant access to your inbox, starred documents, and chat, and makes it really easy to start a chat with a colleague without leaving the document you’re editing.

You can turn on this feature using the application menu at the top of the app:

This update is one more reason to use the Quip desktop app. Quip Desktop the best way to experience Quip: super speedy performance, offline access, and unique features like this. Download the app to check it out.