To get access to this dialog box:
- Download and install the NodeJS framework.
Make sure the Node.js plugin is installed and enabled.
The plugin is not bundled with PhpStorm, but it is available from the PhpStorm plugin repository. Once enabled, the plugin is available at the IDE level, that is, you can use it in all your PhpStorm projects.
- Download and install the nodeunit testing framework
In this dialog box, create configurations to run unit tests for NodeJS applications.
In this field, specify the NodeJS installation home. Type the path to the NodeJS executable file manually,
or click the Browse button
and select the location in the dialog box, that opens.
If you have appointed one of the installations as default, the field displays the path to its executable file.
|Working directory||In this text box, specify the folder to find tests under. This can be the project root folder or the parent directory for the test folder. Type the path to the NodeJS executable file manually, or click the Browse button and select the location in the dialog box, that opens.|
From this drop-down list, choose the scope of tests to execute. The available options are:
|Alt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+InsertAlt+Insert or Ctrl+NAlt+InsertCommand N or Control EnterControl N or Control EnterCommand N or Control Enter||Click this button to add new configuration to the list.|
|DeleteDeleteDeleteDeleteDelete or Ctrl+DDeleteDeleteDeleteDelete or BackspaceDeleteDelete or Backspace||Click this button to remove the selected configuration from the list.|
|Ctrl+DCtrl+DCtrl+DCtrl+DMeta+DCtrl+DCtrl+D, Ctrl+Shift+Down or Ctrl+Shift+UpCtrl+DCommand DCommand DCommand D||Click this button to create a copy of the selected configuration.|
|Edit Defaults||Click this button to edit the default configuration templates. The defaults are used for the newly created configurations.|
UpUpUpUpUp or Ctrl+PUpUpUpUp or Control PUpUp or Control P
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|Use these buttons to move the selected configuration up and down in the list. The order of configurations in the list defines the order, in which configurations appear in the Run/Debug drop-down list on the main toolbar.|
|Defaults||This node in the left-hand pane of the dialog box contains the default run/debug configuration settings. Select the desired configuration to change its default settings in the right-hand pane. The defaults are applied to all newly created run/debug configurations.|
|Temporary configurations limit||Specify here the maximum number of temporary configurations to be stored and shown in the Select Run/Debug Configuration drop-down list.|
|Before launch||Specify which tasks should be carried out before starting the run/debug configuration.
The specified tasks are performed in the order that they appear in the list.