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ProjectMan is a command line tool to easily save/open your favorite projects right from command line. `pm add` to add projects and `pm open` to open them from anywhere you want🦸

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ProjectMan is a CLI which lets you add projects to favorites using command

pm add
and open them from anywhere you want using command
pm open

Along with this there are also other commands like

pm seteditor
pm remove
cd $(pm getpath)
mentioned in documentation below.

ProjectMan gif explaining how it works

# Installation

## Using NPM

If you have NodeJS installed in your machine

npm install -g projectman

## Download Binaries

Download button for windows Download button for Linux Download button for MACOS

# Commands

is an alias of
so you can use

## Open Project

Usage :

pm open [projectName]
is an optional parameter.


pm o

v1.3.0 onwards, after typing

pm open
you can start typing letters and it will autocomplete the project name.

## Add project

cd /till/the/project
pm add

## Add URL

Added in v1.3.0.

pm add --url
This command can be used to save your repositories/websites/any other important links. These links will show up in normal
pm open
appended to their name.

## Set Editor

pm seteditor

Sets default editor to open projects from.


pm seteditor --for-project
Sets different editor for a specific project. E.g You can use VSCode for other projects and Atom for

If your TextEditor/IDE is not listed, You can select option

from the list and give your
. Read editorCommand ref for more information.

to a project without opening.

cd $(pm getpath [projectName])

is an optional parameter. Alias :
cd $(pm gp)
(Note: This does not work in Windows cmd, You can use it in Windows Powershell)

## Remove Project

pm remove

Removes project from favorites.

## Remove editor

pm rmeditor

Shows list of project and removes the project specific editor from the project.

pm rmeditor --all

removes all project specific editors.


If you want to sort projects/change name of project/change path, You can type

pm edit
to open settings.json

Example settings:

    "commandToOpen": "code",
    "projects": [
            "name": "Project1",
            "path": "path/to/project1"
            "name": "Project2",
            "path": "path/to/project2",
            "editor": "atom"
            "name": "Project3",
            "path": "path/to/project3"

This will show three projects in

pm open
and project2 will be opened in Atom and other projects will be opened in Visual Studio Code

Settings Ref:

> commandToOpen : - This is your editor's command, this command will be used to open the file in your editor. - Default is

which opens in vscode. - This is the command that you normally use to open directories in your editor.

| Editor |'commandToOpen' value| |---------------|-----------| | VSCode | code | | Atom | atom | | Sublime | subl | | Vim | vim | | WebStorm | wstorm |

> projects. name : - This is the name that will be visible when you type

projectman open

> projects. path : - This should be the absolute path to your folder.

> projects. editor : - This is optional key. In case it doesn't exist it will read value from

- You can use this to specify separate editor for a particular project. - You can set it by adding
"editor": ""
in projects array in settings.json (Example is shown above)



Command suggestions added (Thanks @jamesgeorge007 for #PR32)

. . . For More Changes read

Rust Port

@hskang9 has made a pretty cool rust port for projectman. You can check it out at:

Contributing to ProjectMan

contributions welcome to projectman

I would be extremely happy to have people contribute to ProjectMan. You can read Contribution guidelines in

Thank you for showing Interest! Do contribute and star ProjectMan🦸 on GitHub

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