CLion 2016.3 Help

File Types Recognized by CLion

CLion recognizes numerous file types. Each file type is denoted with a special icon. Custom files types are also allowed. Each file type is associated with one or more extensions that match a certain pattern.

The file types and their extensions are configurable in the File Types dialog.

The default types include:

File TypeIcon
ActionScript files /help/img/idea/ac_iconFileTypeAs.png
Archive files /help/img/idea/ac_iconFileTypeArchive.png
C source files /help/img/idea/ac_iconFileType_c.png
C++ source files /help/img/idea/ac_iconFileType_cpp32.png
C/C++ header files /help/img/idea/ac_iconFileType_h32.png
CMake files/help/img/idea/cl_CMake.png
CSS files/help/img/idea/fileTypeCss.png
ECMAScript 6/help/img/idea/fileTypeJavaScript.png
ESlint Configuration files /help/img/idea/ac_iconECLint.png
CoffeeScript files/help/img/idea/icon_CoffeeScript.png
Dart files/help/img/idea/icon_dart.png
Files marked as plain text/help/img/idea/plain_text_icon.png
Files opened in associated applications/help/img/idea/iconFileTypeCustom.png
Header files/help/img/idea/ac_iconFileType_h32.png
HTML files/help/img/idea/classTypeHtml.png
Image files/help/img/idea/fileTypeImage.png
JavaScript files/help/img/idea/fileTypeJavaScript.png
JIRA query language/help/img/idea/ac_iconFileTypeJira.png
JSCS configuration files/help/img/idea/fileTypeJSON.png
JSHint configuration files /help/img/idea/ac_iconJSHint.png
JSON files/help/img/idea/fileTypeJSON.png
Patch files/help/img/idea/patch.png
Regular expressions/help/img/idea/fileTypeRegexp.png
RELAX NG Compact Syntax/help/img/idea/fileTypeRelaxNG.png
Text files/help/img/idea/ac_iconFileTypeText.png
TypeScript files /help/img/idea/ac_iconFileType_TypeScript.png
XHTML files/help/img/idea/ac_iconFileTypeXHTML.png
XML DTD files/help/img/idea/ac_iconFileTypeDTD.png
XML files/help/img/idea/ac_iconFileTypeXML.png
YouTrack configuration files/help/img/idea/ac_iconYouTrackFile.png

See Also

Last modified: 22 November 2016