Choose Your Utility Bar Alignment

Customize where your Salesforce org’s utility bar appears on the screen. You can choose to align the utility bar to the bottom right or the bottom left of the screen. The default alignment matches the directionality of the user’s language.

Where: This change applies to Lightning Experience in Group, Essentials, Professional, Enterprise, Performance, Unlimited, and Developer editions.

Who: Admins with the View Setup and Configuration and Customize Application can modify the utility bar alignment.

How: To change the utility bar alignment:

  1. From Setup, in the Quick Find box, enter App, and then select App Manager.
  2. Click Edit in the dropdown menu next to the app you want to change the alignment for.
  3. In App Settings, select Utility Items (Desktop Only).
  4. In Utility Bar Alignment, select the alignment you want.
    The Utility Items tab with the Utility Bar Alignment dropdown selected


    The default alignment matches the user’s language setting alignment. For example, English is read left to right. If you select Default and a user’s language is set to English, the utility bar appears at the bottom of the left side of the screen. If you select Mirrored, the utility bar appears at the bottom of the right side of the screen.