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Options interface

A player opens the Options interface.

Options is the screen that lets players change various settings, such as the brightness of the screen, the number of buttons their mouse has, whether or not chat effects display, if private chat is split, whether to accept aid or not, and the volume of the music and sound effects.

There are four separate menus containing different settings that can be changed.



This menu is for graphical settings. It contains a slider and several toggle buttons.

Mouse scroll zoomingEdit

Mouse scroll zooming

This is a slider that can be adjusted to enable/disable players to use the mouse scroll wheel to zoom within the game.

Screen BrightnessEdit

Adjust Screen Brightness

This is a slider that can be adjusted to make the screen darker or brighter.

Resizable screenEdit

This allows you to choose whether to make the client a static size of 765x503 or allow the game client to expand to fill the window. This also allows players to toggle between the chat box and stone buttons to be transparent or opaque.

Advanced optionsEdit

Display Advanced Options

The Advanced Options interface.

Below the resizeable screen buttons contains an Advanced Option which allows further changes to the display.

Data orbsEdit

Toggle Data orbs

This allows you to choose whether the orbs showing your hitpoints, prayer points, and run energy are displayed next to the minimap.

'Remaining XP'Edit

Toggle 'Remaining XP'

This allows you to choose whether the remaining experience to your next skill levels is shown in the stats menu.


Toggle roof-removal

This allows you to choose whether roofs are selectively or always hidden.



This menu is for sound settings. It contains three sliders.

Music VolumeEdit

Music Volume

This changes the volume of in-game music shown in the Music Player.

Sound Effect VolumeEdit

Sound Effect

This changes the volume of in-game sound effects such as when a player or monster takes damage.

Area Sound VolumeEdit

Area Sound

This changes the volume of ambient sounds, such as the sound of seagulls and crashing waves when near the ocean.



This menu is for chat or chatbox settings. It contains four toggle buttons.

Chat options interface

Chat Options

Chat EffectsEdit

Toggle Chat effects

This decides whether any overhead chat effects and colours used by players will be shown, such as "Shake" or "Flash1".

Split Private ChatEdit

Toggle Split private chat

This decides whether private messages are shown in or above the chatbox.

Hide Private ChatEdit

Toggle hide private chat

This decides whether or not the private chat is shown when the Chatbox is hidden.

Profanity FilterEdit

Toggle Profanity filter

This decides whether offensive language is filtered.

Login/Logout notification timeoutEdit

Toggle Login notification

If this is enabled, the messages in the chatbox stating that a player on your friends list has logged in or out will disappear after a short amount of time.



This menu is for adjusting how the game is controlled.

Mouse ButtonsEdit

Toggle number of mouse buttons

This decides whether the mouse uses one or two buttons. If two buttons are enabled, right-clicking will show a list of options and left-clicking will automatically choose the first option. If only one button is enabled, left-clicking will show the list instead.

Mouse CameraEdit

Toggle Mouse camera

This decides whether the middle mouse button can be used to control the in-game camera.

Set KeybindingEdit

Set Keybinding

This opens a separate interface in which players can choose which F-keys will take the player to a certain tab. This also allows players to use the Esc key to close interfaces.

Keybinding interface

The Keybinding interface.

Attack option priorityEdit

This decides whether the first option on a monster or player is 'attack'. There are two separate settings, one for players and the other for NPCs.

  • Depends on combat levels - This is the default setting. If a monster's combat level is lower than yours, the first option will be 'attack'. If it is higher, the first option will be 'walk here'. Monsters above level 126 will also have 'attack' as the first option.
  • Left-click where available - This setting causes 'attack' to be the first option on every player or NPC.
  • Always right-click - This setting causes 'walk here' to be the first option on every player or NPC.
  • Hidden - This setting will cause the attack option to be omitted from right-clicking players or NPCs.

Other settingsEdit

These are shown as toggle buttons, and they are displayed at the bottom of every menu.

Accept AidEdit

Toggle Accept aid

This changes whether or not you can be affected by special Magic spells that affect other players, such as the Teleother spells or the Cure Other and Tele Group spells from the Lunar spell book. Players with Accept Aid off cannot be recruited for the Barbarian Assault minigame.

Toggle RunEdit

Toggle Run

This affects whether you are running or walking. While running, you consume run energy which is shown as 1 to 100%. This can also be toggled using the data orb displaying your run energy.

House optionsEdit

House Options

This contains various options for your player-owned house. It also shows how many rooms are in your house.

Building ModeEdit

This toggles building mode. It can only be used while you are within the house.

Render house with doors openEdit

This affects whether the doors in your house will be open or closed by default.

Expel guestsEdit

This expels every player currently in your house and causes them to reappear at the house portal. Note that this cannot be used to expel individual players.

Leave houseEdit

This button can be used to leave a house owned by you or another player without having to go to the exit portal.

View Membership BondsEdit

View Membership Bonds This button will open the Old School bonds interface, which will display the number of tradeable and untradeable membership bonds the player has deposited in the interface, and allows the deposition and withdrawal of said bonds.

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