Use this page to set different background colors for distinguishing between project files of specific scopes.
Enable file colors
Select this checkbox to enable the feature.
Use in editor tabs
Enable colors in editor tabs.
Use in project View
Enable colors in the Project tool window and in search results (for example, in the Find in Files dialog Ctrl+Shift+F).
Click this button to define the required scopes.
Similarly to scopes, color associations can be local and shared.
Local colors are only visible to you and are not shared through VCS.
Click this button to open a list with the available scopes. Click next to the necessary scope in the list and select a color.
Click this button to remove the selected color-scope association.
Up / Down
Use these buttons to sort the color-scope associations and change the order in which they are applied.
Share through VCS
Select this checkbox to share the selected local scope through VCS.
After you apply the changes and close the dialog, you will see colors in the selected areas in the interface: