Show Eclipse Project Location in System Explorer

How can I open a project folder location in the system explorer?

Starting with Eclipse Oxygen, the project properties have a button for this in the Resource settings:

Show in System Explorer

Show in System Explorer

For older Eclipse releases I have used the same property page, but I had to copy the path and then paste and use it in the system explorer:

Copy location string

Copy location string

The NXP MCUXpresso IDE has added a Utilities menu which I can use to directly open the file/directory location:

MCUXpresso IDE Utility Menu

MCUXpresso IDE Utility Menu

Another nice extension in MCUXpresso IDE is that it shows the currently selected project in the bottom toolbar. I can click on that last item in the list and it will open that directory:

Quickstart toolbar

Quickstart toolbar

Hovering the mouse cursor over it shows the location and extra information:

Tooltip text

Tooltip text

Happy Exploring 🙂

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