[quote="quarnster"]You can already do this via adding
(ending with a '/' is important) in the "where" field.[/quote]
Can you explain this a little more? Where is „where” field? Are you suggesting having something like this (in settings file) ?
"folder_exclude_patterns": "-.git/" ]
No, he meant to enter this in the "find in files" dialog which has 3 fields of which the second says "where".
Usually the thing you proposed is the better way to handle this (only ".git" in that case though), but since tito still wants his ".git" folder in the sidebar, this is the way to go.