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- Full coding assistance:
- Code Generation
- Generating code stubs based on file templates during file creation.
- Possibility to create line and block comments (Ctrl+Slash/Ctrl+Shift+Slash).
- Unwrapping and removing statements.
- Possibility to build and view type, method and call hierarchies.
- Numerous ways to navigate through the source code, among them Navigating with Structure Views, Show/Goto Implementation (Ctrl+Alt+B) from overridden method / subclassed class, etc.
- Advanced facilities for searching through the source code.
- Support of the JSDoc format and generating documentation comments.
- Viewing reference information:
Running and debugging.
- Launching applications directly from IntelliJ IDEA by opening the starting application HTML page in the default IntelliJ IDEA browser.
- A dedicated debug configuration for launching debugging sessions directly from IntelliJ IDEA.
- Tight integration with related frameworks and technologies.
- Create a project to implement your application. On the first page of the New Project wizard, select Static Web.
Install the project dependencies via the Node Package Manager by doing one of the following:
- Open the Settings / Preferences Dialog by pressing Ctrl+Alt+S or by choosing for Windows and Linux or for OS X, and click Node.js and NPM under Languages & Frameworks.
- On the Node.js and NPM page that opens, the Packages area shows all the Node.js-dependent packages that are currently installed on your computer, both at the global and at the project level. Click .
- In the Available Packages dialog box that opens, select the required package.
- Optionally specify the product version and click Install Package to start installation.
package.jsonfile in the editor or in the Project tool window and choose Run 'npm install' on the context menu.
Open the built-in Terminal () and run the
npm install <required_package>commands.
- Install the required packages on the Node.js and NPM page of the Settings / Preferences Dialog.
For details, see Installing and Removing External Software Using Node Package Manager.
- Populate the project. Use the following IntelliJ IDEA facilities, where applicable:
- Run your application by opening its starting HTML page in the IntelliJ IDEA default browser.
Debug your application in the Google Chrome browser.