DataGrip 2020.1 Help

Scopes

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A scope is a set of files to which various operations apply. Using this dialog, you can define scopes for the various DataGrip actions, for example, Find Usages or Code Inspections.

Main toolbar

Item

Tooltip

Description

the Add button

Add scope

Alt+Insert

Add a new local or shared scope.

the Remove button

Delete

Alt+Delete

Delete the selected scope from the list.

the Copy configuration button

Copy configuration

Ctrl+D

Create a copy of the selected scope.

the Save as button

Save as

Save the selected local scope as shared or the selected shared scope as local.

the Move up button  the Move down button

Move Up / Move Down

Move the scopes up and down in the list.

Scope configuration controls

Item

Description

Name

Specify the scope name.

Pattern

Specify the pattern that defines the current scope. The following elements and structures can be used:

  1. The file: modifier. The element is mandatory.

  2. The * asterisk to denote any symbol in a filename or file extension.

  3. Logical operators AND (&&), OR (||), and NOT (!).

Storing empty or incorrect patterns is not allowed. In such cases, DataGrip shows a Syntax Error warning.

Examples

Description

Pattern

Example

Include a single file by its name

file:<directory>/<file>file:databases/create_schema.sql

Include a set of all files in a directory, without subdirectories

file:<directory>/*file:databases/mysql-db/*

Include a set of all files in a directory with subdirectories

file:<directory>//*file:databases/mysql-db//*

Include a file by its name from the certain project

file[project_name]:<directory>/<file>file[default]:databases/create_schema.sql

Possible logical operators &&·(AND), ||·(OR), !·(NOT).

file[project_name]:<directory>&&!file:<directory>file[default]:databases/*&&!file:databases/create_schema.sql

Include

Included the selected item. If the current item is a folder, the nested subfolders are ignored.

Include Recursively

Include the selected folder and all nested subfolders with their contents.

Exclude

Exclude the selected item. If the current item is a folder, the nested subfolders remain in the scope.

Exclude Recursively

Exclude the selected folder and all nested subfolders with their contents.

Scope toolbar

Item

Tooltip

Description

Project tree view

The tree view contains all the files available in your project. In the view, select the desired files to be included in the current scope and have the scope definition pattern generated automatically.

Show files

Show Files

When this option is enabled, source files are displayed explicitly in the tree view. When the files are shown, they can be selected for exclusion/inclusion into a pattern.

If this option is not disabled, all files are hidden from the tree.

Show included only

Show Included Only

When this option is enabled, the tree shows only the elements that are included in the scope.

Last modified: 2 July 2020