PhpStorm 2016.3 Help

Completing Path

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Introduction

This type of completion aims at speeding up selection of files, folders, etc. The dialog used for that purpose is called rather often, for example when configuring a PHP interpreter .

Completing path

To automatically complete a path

  1. Open the Select Path dialog by doing one of the following:
    • Click the Browse button /help/img/idea/2016.3/browseButton.png.
    • Choose Open File on the File menu.
  2. Make sure that the Path field is visible. If the field is hidden, click the Show path link.
  3. Start typing a path. PhpStorm suggests a drop-down list where you can quickly find the needed directory. As you type, the suggestion list shrinks to show the matching paths only. You can also press Ctrl+Space to show the suggestion list.
  4. Select completion from the list.

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Last modified: 1 December 2016