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Navigate from Stack Trace to Exception

Tools | Browse Stack Trace

When you receive an external stack trace (for example, from a bug report), you can open it in the Stack Trace Explorer window and navigate to code where the corresponding exception originated. In the stack trace, files, types, and methods are displayed as hyperlinks. You can click them to display the corresponding items in the editor.

Navigate to code that caused an exception

  1. Copy exception stack trace to the clipboard.

  2. In the main menu, choose Tools | Browse Stack Trace, or press Control+Shift+E. The Stack Trace Explorer window opens, displaying the exception stack trace from the clipboard in a new tab.

  3. In the Stack Trace Explorer window, click highlighted items to display the corresponding code in the editor.

  4. If you prefer to wrap long lines in the stack trace, use the corresponding toolbar button Themed icon line breaks screen gray

Navigating from stack trace to exception

This feature is inspired by and borrowed from JetBrains ReSharper, a developer productivity tool for Microsoft Visual Studio.

Last modified: 08 March 2021