About the Project Navigator

Locate and manage items in your project or workspace using the project navigator.

The project navigator consists of the project, group, and file list, and the filter bar.


To view or edit the content of a file, select it in the project, group, and file list. You can filter this list with the filter bar. The filter bar contains the:

  • Add button (+): Adds a new or existing file or folder to your workspace.

  • Recent filter button (../art/xcode_icon-filter-recent.png): Shows the recently modified files.

  • SCM filter button (../art/xcode_icon-filter-scm.png): Shows files with source control status.

  • Filter field (../art/xcode_icon-filter-field.png): Shows items that match the text you enter.