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The Settings button is in the top right corner of your screen, and it looks like this: Settings icon.jpg

Once you click on it you will see the settings window that consists of the following points:

Game

Settings Show Damage.jpg Shows the damage counters in battles. Normal damage counters are white, damage counters for the killing-shot on an enemy tank are red, Isida's healing counters are green and Smoky's critical shots' damage counters are yellow.
Settings PM Friends.jpg Enables or disables Personal Messages from users that are not in your friends' list. If enabled, only the users inside your Friends' list will be able to send you a private message. If disabled, all users will be able to send you a PM.
Settings Drop Zones.jpg Shows the drop zones of supplies.
Settings Show chat.jpg Shows the chat in battles. You can't refuse to see the server chats window, only refuse to see the messages in it. It is impossible to switch off battle chat completely as you can still see it by pressing Enter.
Settings Alt camera.jpg The camera follows your tank when you are in a tunnel.
Settings Notifications.jpg Turns ON/OFF notifications saying that one of your friends invites you to a battle.

Settings Main Sound.jpg Sets the sound volume in the game.
Settings background sound.jpg Turns ON/OFF the background sound of the battle (if not checked, you can hear only the sound made by the tanks).

Graphics

Settings FPS Ping.jpg Shows the FPS and Ping at the bottom right of your screen.

FPS (Frames Per Second) is the amount of pictures loaded every second by your computer. The higher the number, the more fluent the game.
Ping is the amount of time it takes for the client (your computer) and the Tanki Online servers to communicate. The lower the number, the better connection.

Settings Adaptive FPS.jpg Allows you to avoid 'controls delay' (some people get delay after pressing a tank control button, for example, by pressing 'Up', it takes some seconds till the tank reacts and moves forward) Do not use it unless it is necessary.
Settings Skybox.jpg Shows the sky and the landscapes in battles.
Settings Mip Mapping.jpg Turns ON/OFF Mip-Mapping.
Settings Auto detect.jpg Server automatically detects the best settings configuration in order to achieve optimal performance. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.
Settings Dynamic shadows.jpg Turns ON/OFF dynamic shadows. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.
Settings Deep Shadow.jpg Turns ON/OFF Deep shadows (SSAO). It adds volume to the picture, underlining the unevenness of the relief, corners between walls and any surface drops. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.
Settings Dynamic lighting.jpg Turns ON/OFF dynamic lighting. Enabling this effect lets the system show lights from gunshots and explosions. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.
Settings fog.jpg Turns ON/OFF the fog. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.
Settings shadow under tank.jpg Shows the shadow under your tank. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.
Settings Antialaising.jpg Turns ON/OFF antialiasing. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.
Settings Soft particles.jpg Turns ON/OFF Soft Particles effect. Shows the interaction of your tank with shots and trees in a more realistic way. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.
Settings Dust.jpg Turns ON/OFF dust under track chains. Can be switched on only with Flash player hardware acceleration.


Account

Settings Change.jpg Use this button if you want to change your password or your email.
Settings Change FB Link.jpg Use this button if you want to link your Tanki Online account to your Facebook account.


Controls

Settings Mouse Controls.jpg Turns ON/OFF Mouse Controls.
Settings Mouse sensitivity.jpg Changes the sensitivity of the mouse while using Mouse Controls.
Settings Inverse look.jpg Invert the mouse while using Mouse controls
Settings Inverse Shaft look.jpg Invert the scope while using Shaft
Settings Inverse Shaft view.jpg Invert the view while using Shaft
Settings Inverse backwards.jpg When you are driving back, the left and right turn buttons reverse.
Settings restore default.jpg Restores the default key settings.


Settings Key settings.jpg
Movement Settings.jpg
Supply Settings.jpg
Misc Settings.jpg
Screen Settings.jpg
Camera Settings.jpg
Customize the controls of the tank and game