Excluded Files

File saving configures how files are saved during automatic file backups. To add or modify, click the Settings icon in the left sidebar and locate the Excluded Files section:

Excluded Files setting


Configuring the file saving can be useful in courses that have a large folder generated by a package manager. Here is an example:

Excluded Files example

This will exclude the node_modules folder from being saved:

node_modules folder

As you you can see in the file tree above, this folder contains a large number of folders. By excluding the folder from being saved, you can avoid exceeding the limit. See this how-to for more information.