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This pane enables you to view the output and error stream messages, and optionally use the interactive command line console.

Console toolbar

Item Tooltip and shortcut Description
arrowUp arrowDown Up/down the Stack Trace
Ctrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpAlt Command UpAlt Command UpAlt Command Up Ctrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownAlt Command DownAlt Command DownAlt Command Down
Click this button to navigate up or down in the stack trace and have the cursor jump to the corresponding location in the source code.
icon_softWrap Use Soft Wraps Click this button to toggle the soft wrap mode of the output.
scrollToEnd.png Scroll to the end Click this button to navigate to the bottom of the stack trace and have the cursor jump to the corresponding location in the source code.
print Print Click this button to send the console text to the default printer.
clear_all Clear All Click this button to remove all text from the console. This function is also available on the context menu of the console.
icon_showCommandLine 3.4+Show Python prompt If this button is pressed, you can enter commands in the console and view output.
In case of remote debug, it is important to note that this button only works when the option Redirect output to console is enabled in the run/debug configuration .

Context menu options

Item Description
Compare with Clipboard Opens the Clipboard vs Editor dialog box that allows you to view the differences between the selection from the editor and the current clipboard content. This dialog is a regular comparing tool that enables you to copy the line at caret to the clipboard, find text, navigate between differences and manage white spaces.
Fold Lines Like This Opens the Console Folding dialog that allows you to define which lines must be folded to hide extraneous information.
Create Gist Choose this command to open the Create Gist dialog box.
Clear All Clears the output window.

Keyboard shortcuts

The Ctrl+DCtrl+DCtrl+DCtrl+DCtrl+DCtrl+DCtrl+DCtrl+DCommand DCommand DCommand D key combination allows you to send EOF (end of file), i.e. to signal that no more data can be read from a data source.

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