Customize Atom Menu


As a windows user, I’ve noticed that a number of menu items are inconsistent with common windows UI practices.

Particularly FileSettings should really be EditPreferences.

Now I’m sure that there are those who would disagree with my choices for menu organization, so rather than insist that these inconsistencies get fixed globally, I’m interested to know if there’s a simple way of overriding the default menu structure.


I’m always looking for ToolsOptions.

Atom’s menu is accessible via

You can view your menu (and contextmenu) via my package: menu-manager.


Where do I find the file?


I think he means the object. You’ll need to swap your menus using coffeescript (or javascript)