A really useful plugin for hiding away all of the metadata XML files whilst you’re developing in Sublime 3 is ToggleExclude. Check out the package listing over on PackageControl.io to see how it can really help with helping you focus on the files which matter when developing.


Below is my configuration file for hiding away Apex class, Trigger, Visualforce Page, Visualforce Component and Lightning Component metadata files.

   "conditional_file_exclude_patterns": [
   "enabled": true