On this page:
- Opening the Settings / Preferences dialog
- Finding an option or setting
- Finding an option or setting using Search Everywhere
This section describes simple steps required to access the Settings/ dialog. Note that the settings that pertain to the current project, are marked with icon.
Opening the Settings / Preferences dialog
On the main toolbar, click .
From the main menu, choosefor Windows and Linux or for macOS.
Press Ctrl+Shift+A, type
settingsand press Enter.
Click 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
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.
Finding an option or setting using Search Everywhere
You can also use Search for a target by name (Search everywhere). To find an option or setting, first type
# character, and then choose one of the suggested categories: