Tools - Settings - View - File/folder list -
Tab Item color


Under "Tools → Settings → View → File/folder list" in the tab "Item color" the color for various items (files and folders) can be defined, depending on file attribute and file type.



Color by attributes

Folders can be distinguished from files by using a different font color (folders have the attribute "Directory"). The font color of files can be defined according to their attribute. The following buttons are available for the assignment of font colors by attribute:

The list of attributes is analyzed from the top down. The font color assigned to the topmost matching attribute is used.

Example:

If "Read only" is listed before "Compressed", the font color assigned to "Read only" is used for a file that has both the attributes "Read only" and "Compressed".

Color by file type

In this list font colors may be assigned to groups of files and folders according to their names and types. The group criteria can be selected after clicking on button. These groups can be defined by the following criteria:

The following buttons are available for the assignment of font colors to groups:

The list of groups is analyzed from the top down. The font color assigned to the topmost matching group is used.

Color by attributes has priority over color by file type.