The File Watchers page consists of two parts:
- A list of File Watchers available in the current project. To activate a File Watcher, select the check box next to it. If an error occurs while a File Watcher is running, the File Watcher is automatically disabled.
- A toolbar to manage this list.
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 open the Choose template pop-up list and choose the relevant type of File Watcher. After that WebStorm opens the New Watcher dialog box for customizing the predefined File Watcher according to the settings of the current project.|
|Click this button to update the settings of the selected File Watcher in the Edit Watcher dialog box. The update is applied to the current project File Watcher only, it does not affect the predefined WebStorm-level template.|
Alt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteAlt+DeleteCommand Delete or Command BackspaceCommand DeleteCommand Delete or Command Backspace
|Click this button to remove the selected File Watcher. The File Watcher is no longer applied to the files in the current project. Note that this action does not affect the corresponding predefined template which is still available at the WebStorm level.|
Up(Ctrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpCtrl+Alt+UpAlt Command UpAlt Command UpAlt Command Up)
Down (Ctrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownCtrl+Alt+DownAlt Command DownAlt Command DownAlt Command Down)
|Use these buttons to change the order of File Watcher in the list which determines the order in which File Watchers are launched if more than one of them are enabled.|