File | Settings | PHP | Debug
The page and all the pages under this node are available only when the PHP plugin is enabled. The plugin is bundled with PhpStorm and activated by default. If not, enable it as described in Enabling and Disabling Plugins.
Use this page to configure the behaviour of the XDebug and Zend Debugger debugging tools.
|Values tooltip delay||In this tet box, specify the time period to pass between you hover the mouse pointer over a variable or another code element and a tooltip with the value of this element appears. This setting helps you avoid the situation when tooltips appear immediately as you move the mouse pointer through the code.|
|Safe evaluation mode||
In this area, customize local debugging, when the processed files are on your machine.
In this area, specify how you want PhpStorm to treat connections received from hosts and through ports that are not registered as server configurations.
Use the controls in this area to configure debugging using the XDebug tool.
|Zend Debugger||Use the controls in this area to configure debugging using the Zend Debugger tool.
If starting the Zend Debugger tool fails with the message "Port is busy", specify a port number of your choice higher than 10000.
|Use debugger bookmarklets to initiate debugger from your favorite browser||Follow this link to open the Zend Debugger & XDebug bookmarklets page where you can generate bookmarklets through which you will start/stop a debugging session by controlling the debugger cookie.|
- Configuring a Debugging Engine
- PHP Debugging Session
- PHP-Specific Guidelines
- Creating and Editing Run/Debug Configurations
- Creating and Saving Temporary Run/Debug Configurations