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Use this page to manage the list of file types and extension patterns to be recognized by PyCharm.

Item Description
Recognized file types This list box displays all the default and custom file types currently supported by PyCharm. Refer to the section File Types Recognized by PyCharm.
Use the Add, Edit, and Remove buttons to manage the contents of the list box.

Tip

Default types cannot be edited or removed.

add Click this button to open the New File Type dialog box and define a new custom file type there.
edit1 Click this button to open the Edit File Type dialog box and edit the selected file type there.

Note

The button is disabled when a default file type is selected.

delete Click this button to delete the selected file type from the list.

Note

The button is disabled when a default file type is selected.

Registered Patterns Shown in this area are all the registered extensions associated with the file type selected in the Recognized file types list. Use add, edit1 and delete to manage the corresponding patterns.
add (Alt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+Insert or Ctrl+NAlt+InsertCommand N or Control EnterControl N or Control EnterCommand N or Control Enter) Use this icon or shortcut to open the Add wildcard dialog box and specify a new pattern using wildcards there.
edit1 (EnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnter) Use this icon or shortcut to edit the selected pattern.
delete (Alt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteCommand Delete or Command BackspaceCommand DeleteCommand Delete or Command Backspace) Use this icon or shortcut to remove the selected pattern from the list.
Ignore files and folders In this text box, specify the files and folders, which you want to be ignored by PyCharm. Such files and folders will be completely excluded from any kind of processing. By default the list includes temporary files, service files related to version control systems, etc.

Tip

You can specify multiple names or wildcard masks, with semicolons (;) as separators.

Below is the default setting, in case you need to restore it:

CVS;SCCS;RCS;rcs;.DS_Store;.svn;.pyc;.pyo;*.pyc;*.pyo;.git;*.hprof;_svn;.hg;*.lib;*~;__pycache__;.bundle;*.rbc;*$py.class;

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