IntelliJ IDEA 14.1.1 Help


File | Settings | Build, Execution, Deployment | Debugger

Use this page to configure behavior of the Debugger and customize its view.

Common debugger options

Item Description
Focus application on breakpoint If this check box is selected, on hitting a breakpoint, IntelliJ IDEA will show the location of this breakpoint in the editor and will attempt to bring its frame to the front.
Show debug window on breakpoint Is this check box is selected, then on hitting a breakpoint,
Hide debug window on process termination Automatically hide the Debug window when the debugged program terminates.
Built-in server port Use this spin box to specify the number of the port where the built-in web server runs. By default this port is set to the default IntelliJ IDEA port through which IntelliJ IDEA accepts connections from services.
Can accept external connections If this check box is selected, then the files launched on the built-in server running on the specified port, are accessible from a different computer.


Item Description
Transport Select transport for connection to the process. Available options are socket and shared memory, which is available for Windows systems only.
Force classic VM for JDK 1.3.x and earlier Check this option to launch process to be debugged with classic VM.
Disable JIT With this option you can control whether the -Djava.compiler=NONE parameter is specified when the application is launched. This parameter affects JIT compiler, and if the option is turned on, JIT compiler will be disabled.

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Last modified: 6 April 2015