View | Tool Windows | Android
In this tool window, view and analyze the system debug output when debugging Android applications. The tool window consists of two tabs:
|Item||Tooltip and shortcut||Description|
In this area, configure a list of filters to apply. Applying filter configurations provides more flexible control over the type and amount of information displayed
that just specifying the information type in the Log level drop-down list.
|Device||From this drop-down list, select the physical device or emulator to debug the application on. The list shows all the currently configured devices.|
In this drop-down list, specify the type of messages to display. This improves the visibility of information in the tool window.
The available options are:
|Find||Use this text box to search through the list of messages according to entire messages or parts of them. As you type a search string, the messages that match the search pattern are displayed, with the matching character strings highlighted. To finalize the search, press EnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnterEnter. The previously used search patterns are stored in the search history list.|
|Click this button to clear the search history list.|
|Clear log||Click this button to have the data from previous sessions removed from the log file of the device.|
|Up the Stack Trace
|Click this button to navigate up in the stack trace and have the cursor jump to the corresponding location in the source code.|
|Down the Stack Trace
|Click this button to navigate down in the stack trace and have the cursor jump to the corresponding location in the source code.|
|Use Soft Wraps||Click this button to toggle the soft wrap mode of the output.|
|Scroll to the end||If this button is pressed, the caret is always kept at the last line of the console output.|
|Click this button to have the logs printed.|
|Clear All||Click this button to have all the messages removed from the console.|
|Restart||Click this button to restart logging.|
This tab shows the Android Debugging Bridge log messages.