CLion 2024.1 Help

Console tab

The Console tab only appears in the Version Control tool window when you execute version control-related commands. If you close this tab, the previous input will be lost.

The tab displays:

  • Version control-related commands generated based on the settings you specify through the CLion interface.

  • The results of executing version control-related commands.



Tooltip and Shortcut


the Up arrow button the Down arrow button

Up the stack trace / Down the stack trace



Click these buttons to navigate up or down in the stack trace and have the caret jump to the corresponding location.

the Soft-Wrap button

Use Soft Wraps

Click this button to toggle the soft wrap mode of the output.

the Scroll to the end button

Scroll to the end

Click this button to navigate to the bottom of the stack trace and have the caret jump to the corresponding location.

the Print button


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 from the context menu of the console.

Context menu options



Compare with Clipboard

Opens the Clipboard vs Editor dialog 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.

Copy URL

Choose this command to copy the current URL to the system clipboard. This command only shows on a URL, if it is included in an application's output.

Create Gist

Choose this command to open the Create Gist dialog.

Clear All

Clears the output window.

Last modified: 26 May 2024