Sublime Text not refreshing the sidebar


As much as I love Sublime Text one issue that has really buggered me is that occasionally when deleting a file the sidebar will not update. Also, when creating a new file it won’t necessarily show up in the sidebar either. Admittedly, my project structure is pretty wild and spans about six mapped drives, but it is annoying none the less.

Today I finally snapped and did some google-fu and found a solution. It looks like it annoyed someone else and they wrote a plugin to fill that gap call syncedSideBar. You can easily install through package manager or find it here: https://github.com/sobstel/SyncedSideBar

I am posting this here as a reminder to myself but I thought someone else may find it helpful. A big hat tip to the author.

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About Robert Zehnder

Web application developer specializing in ColdFusion/Railo and Open Source development.

Posted on July 17, 2014, in General, Sublime Text and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. One of the few things that bugs me about sublime! Thanks Robert for finding and posting a solution.

  2. This problem just started for me yesterday. Synced Sidebar not working for me 😦

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