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JSTestDriver server tool window

View | Tool Windows | JSTestDriver Server

Start a local server - Start a local server link.

In this tool window, start and stop the JSTestDriver Server to run unit tests against and capture the browser to execute unit tests in.


The tool window becomes available when the following prerequisites are met:

  1. The JSTestDriver plugin is downloaded, installed, and enabled. The JSTestDriver plugin is not bundled with CLion, but it can be installed on the Settings/Preferences | Plugins page as described in Installing plugins from JetBrains repository.

  2. The current project contains at least one test runner configuration files.


ItemTooltip and shortcutDescription
the Run button Run a local server Click this button to have CLion launch the default JSTestDriver server.
the Stop button Stop the local server Click this button to have CLion stop the currently running JSTestDriver server.
Capture a browser using the URL This read-only field shows the URL address to access the Remote Console of the JSTestDriver. Copy the URL address and open it in the browser of your choice.
Firefox Chrome Safari Edge Opera The icons indicate available browsers. The icon that corresponds to the browser you just opened, is active. Click the icon to get ready for executing tests.
Last modified: 02 September 2020