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JSTestDriver Server Tool Window

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run.png - 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 plugin is not bundled with IntelliJ IDEA, but it can be installed from the JetBrains plugin repository as described in Installing, Updating and Uninstalling Repository Plugins and Enabling and Disabling Plugins.
  2. The current project contains at least one test runner configuration files.


ItemTooltip and shortcutDescription
run.png Run a local server Click this button to have IntelliJ IDEA launch the default JSTestDriver server.
stop.gif Stop the local server Click this button to have IntelliJ IDEA 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.
browserIcons.png 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.

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Last modified: 23 November 2016