PyCharm Edu 2018.3 Help

Accessing Settings

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This section describes simple steps required to access the Settings/Preferences dialog. Note that the settings that pertain to the current project, are marked with current project icon icon.

Opening the Settings / Preferences dialog

Do one of the following:

  • Press Ctrl+Alt+S.

  • On the main toolbar, click icons general settings svg.

  • On the main menu, choose File | Settings for Windows and Linux or PyCharm Edu | Preferences for macOS

  • Press Ctrl+Shift+A, type settings and press Enter.

  • Click search everywhere in the upper-right corner of the PyCharm Edu window, and type #.

Refer to Finding an option or setting using Search Everywhere or Find Action below.

Finding an option or setting

  1. Open the Settings / Preferences dialog.

  2. In the search field, start typing the text that you expect to find in the name of the setting. As soon as the specified text is found, the matching element is highlighted and the corresponding page is displayed.

    find settings

Finding an option or setting using Search Everywhere

You can also use Search for a target by name. To find an option or setting, first type # character, and then choose one of the suggested categories:

find setting1
Last modified: 29 June 2019