Atom Create New Folder in Project

This guide will show you how to create a new folder in your project using Atom. This is extremely helpful when you want to create the folder within the ide, rather than using file explorer. Doing this is quick and easy as you will see in the steps below.

  1. Right Click on the folder in the project that you would like to create your nw folder within. Then select New Folder.
    Atom - Right click new folder
  2. Next you will want to type in the new folder name. When you are done entering the name, hit the enter key.
    Atom - New Folder Dialog
  3. Now you will be able to see the new folder in the project browser.
    Atom - My New Folder Created

As you can see it was easy to create a new folder in your project using Atom. This is some basic functionality that should be available in all IDEs. That is, unless you use vim :).

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