PyCharm 5.0 Help

Navigating to File Path

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It may be helpful to open a file in a file manager (for example, in the Windows Explorer, if Windows is your OS). PyCharm allows you to easily navigate to any part of a file path, right from the editor.

Navigating to a file path

To navigate to a file path from the editor

  1. Hold Ctrl and click the relevant tab in the editor.
  2. In the drop-down list, select the element you need. For example, if you select lib as shown below, the file manager opens forC:\Program Files (x86)\JetBrains\PyCharm 1.0\plugins\JavaScriptLanguage. with the lib directory selected:

Viewing file path

To just view the path to a file, place the mouse pointer over the tab where the file is opened:


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Last modified: 5 November 2015