# Displaying an open Manipulator

Take something like:

Manipulate[N[Pi]*s, {{s, 5}, 0, 10}]


This results in the following:

What I would really like is the following:

Is there any way to make this happen by default? In other words, is there a flag I can set so that the little + sign is clicked by default?

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Manipulate[N[Pi]*s, {{s, 5}, 0, 10, Appearance -> "Open"}]

To find this option in the Documentation Center, you need to be aware that the control you are using is a Manipulator and not a Slider.