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Ignoring files#

In some situations, you may want to ignore or exclude files from the Codacy analysis.

To exclude files from your repository analysis open your repository Settings, tab Ignored Files, and select the files you want to ignore. This view only shows the files on your main branch.

Ignored files

You can also ignore files using your own tool configuration files, although this depends on the option being supported by each tool.

If you need more flexibility in ignoring files use a Codacy configuration file instead.


To exclude files from coverage analysis only, you must ignore them directly in the tool you're using to generate coverage reports and ensure that the reports you upload to Codacy don't include coverage information for those files.

Default ignored files#

By default, Codacy ignores all files that match the following regular expressions:


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Last modified May 31, 2023