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File types

To view the list of file types recognized by PyCharm, go to Settings/Preferences (Ctrl+Alt+S) | Editor | File Types. If a file in your project is marked with the unknown file type icon, it indicates that PyCharm can't recognize it. In this case, you can register and configure a new file type.

py symbols file types

Common

Icon

Description

pythonScript

Python script

icons nodes class

Class

method

Method

database openapi icons function

Function

icons nodes field svg

Field

variable

Variable

property

Property

property yellow

Parameter

xml element

Element

folder

Directory

package icon large

Package

root_Source.png

Source root

root Excluded

Excluded root

template folder iconTemplate roots

Visibility modifiers

icons nodes c private

private

icons nodes c protected

protected

icons nodes c public

public

pseudoprivate icon

The lock decorator in the upper-left part of a symbol marks a symbol whose name begins with one or more underscores. Such names are considered pseudo-private and are specially treated by an interpreter to restrict their visibility scope.

magic name icon

The blue bubble in the upper-left part of a symbol marks a symbol whose name begins and ends with two underscores, and is specially treated by an interpreter and standard library.

Bookmarks

bookmarkCheck

Anonymous bookmark – a check sign bookmark. Bookmarks are used for quick navigation within a file or across the entire project.

bookmarkMnemonic

Lettered mnemonic bookmark – a letter in the interval from A to Z.

bookmarkNumber

Numbered mnemonic bookmark – a number in the interval from 0 to 9.

Data Sources

Icon

Description

DataSource

DB data source. Also, DBMS-specific icons are used:

DBReadonly

DB data source with the read-only status, e.g. DBReadonlyDB2 for Derby.

icon DDLDataSource

DDL data source

database openapi icons database

Database

dataSchema

Schema

DataTables

Table

dataView

View

icons nodes dataColumn

Column

dataColumnNotNull

A NOT NULL column

dataPkColumn.png

Column with a primary key

dataFkColumn.png

Column with a foreign key

dataIndexedColumn.png

Column with an index

dataPrimaryKey

Primary key

dataForeignKey

Foreign key

dataIndex

Index

dataTrigger

Trigger

database openapi icons function

Stored procedure or function

Last modified: 12 October 2018

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