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Specify the module name and location.

Item Description
Module name Specify the module name.
Content root Specify the path to the module content root folder. (This is where all the files that make up you module will be stored; for more information, see Content Root.)

By default, a folder having the same name as the module is created in the project directory (recommended).

To use a different folder, click browseButton (Shift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift EnterShift EnterShift Enter) and select the necessary folder in the dialog that opens. (You can create a new folder in that dialog, e.g. by using icon_newFolder.)

Module file location Specify the path to the folder where the .iml module file should be created.

By default, this file is created in the module content root folder (recommended).

To use a different folder, click browseButton (Shift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift+EnterShift EnterShift EnterShift Enter) and select the necessary folder in the dialog that opens. (You can create a new folder in that dialog, e.g. by using icon_newFolder.)