This just happened to me:
Realised I meant to click "Remove folder from project".
Too late. All gone.
The best part is this: it was a version-controlled project folder, but ST3 even deleted the .git subdirectory.
A single click for a recursive delete operation, with no prompt, and no way to reverse it afterwards? In a context menu that also contains a similarly named non-destructive operation which is used frequently?
Just did the same thing Callum did; deleted an entire folder instead of "Remove from Project". Often, delete folder = remove.Sublime not only deleted the folder, but made the entire folder undeletable! I tried 2 undeleting programs (Win7), with out saving anything else to the HD, & not a single item could be found on the entire HD. Though I should back up more often, I lost $15 worth of MP3s & 3 hours of time trying to recover.Please either add a "Are you sure?" dialog, or disable the menu option by default.
Ah, I have to rename a file to .cpp instead of .c -- it's a good thing I haven't committed this new tricky code file to the repo yet aaaaaaaaaaaand it's gone.
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