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How should I go about disabling specific files with extensions .pyc from showing up in my quick spotlight search results?

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Hide them using chflags in Terminal:

chflags hidden filename.pyc

I thought they're hidden by default though.

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It shows up in the Documents category. – Calvin Cheng Oct 30 '11 at 13:04

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