(Yes, there are similar questions in the forum but they're very, very old.)
Is it possible to open a single file, without PhpStorm opening the entire project?
Whether you open a file from Explorer ("Open With...") or from the "Welcome to PhpStorm" dialog, PhpStorm starts to scan and load the entire project. If a file is not part of a project, PhpStorm scans the entire hard drive, starting from C:\
Is there a way to prevent this from happening? Is there a way to double-click a file in Windows Explorer and have PhpStorm open that file and that file only?