Run/Debug Configuration: Applet
An applet run/debug configuration enables you to run Java applets using an applet viewer or a Web page and your local browser.
|Name||In this text box, specify the name of the current run/debug configuration.|
|Applet Class||Choose this option to create a configuration profile for running an applet via an applet class.|
|URL||Choose this option to create a configuration profile for running an applet via a Web page.|
|Applet Class||Use the controls in the area to specify the applet implementation class and the applet size. |
The area is available after the Applet Class option is chosen.
|Applet Parameters||In this area, specify a set of applet parameters. |
This area is available after the Applet Class option is chosen.
|URL||In the URL/HTML File text box, specify the file to invoke the applet from. Type the path to the file manually or click Browse and select the file in the dialog that opens. |
This area is available after the URL option is chosen.
|Policy File||In this text box, specify the location of tje |
|VM Options for Applet Viewer||In this text box, specify the string to be passed to the VM for executing the applet viewer. Usually this string contains the options such as |
If necessary, click and type the desired string in the VM Options dialog.
When specifying JVM options, follow these rules:
|Use Classpath and JDK of the Module||From this drop-down list, select one of the modules configured in your project. The classpath and JDK of this module will be used to run the applet with the current run configuration.|
|Use Alternative JRE||Select this checkbox to enable defining another JRE than the JRE used by the current project / module.|
When you edit a run configuration (but not a run configuration template), you can specify the following options for it:
|Name||In this text box, specify the name for the run/debug configuration. The name will help you identify the created configuration when you choose to edit it later, or when you invoke it, for example. from the Run popup (Shift+Alt+F10).|
|Share|| Select this check box to make the run/debug configuration available to other team members. |
If the directory-based project format is used, the settings for a run/debug configuration are stored in a separate .xml file in the
If the file-based format is used, the settings are stored in the
The tree view of run/debug configurations has a toolbar that helps you manage configurations available in your project as well as adjust default configurations templates.
|Alt+Insert||Create a run/debug configuration.|
|Alt+Delete||Delete the selected run/debug configuration. Note that you cannot delete default configurations.|
|Ctrl+D||Create a copy of the selected run/debug configuration. Note that you create copies of default configurations.|
|Edit defaults||View and edit the default template for the selected run/debug configuration. The defaults are used for newly created configurations.|
Move the selected run/debug configuration up and down in the list.
The order of configurations in the list defines the order, in which the configurations appear when you choose a run/debug configuration.
Default templates of run/debug configurations are always sorted alphabetically.
|Move into new folder / Create new folder|| |
You can group run/debug configurations by placing them into folders.
To create a folder, select the configurations within a category to be grouped, click , and specify the name for the folder. If only a category is in focus, an empty folder is created.
Then, to move a configuration into a folder, between the folders or out of a folder, use drag-and-drop or and buttons.
To remove grouping, select a folder and click .
|Sort configurations||Click this button to sort configurations in alphabetical order.|
When you select Defaults in the tree view of the run configurations, you can adjust some settings that apply for all run debug configurations.
|Configurations available in Run Dashboard|| |
In this section you can create a list of run configurations available in the Run Dashboard — tool window that helps you execute and manage multiple run/debug configurations.
Note that the dashboard will only display those configuration types for which you have created one ore more configurations.
|Confirm rerun with process termination||The behavior of this checkbox depends on whether the Single instance only checkbox is selected for a particular run/debug configuration. |
|Temporary configurations limit||Specify here the maximum number of temporary configurations to be stored and shown in the Select Run/Debug Configuration drop-down list.|
Before Launch options
In this area you can specify tasks that should be carried out before starting the selected run/debug configuration. The specified tasks are performed in the order they appear in the list.
|Alt+Insert|| Click this icon to add one of the following available tasks: |
|Alt+Delete||Click this icon to remove the selected task from the list.|
|Enter||Click this icon to edit the selected task. Make the necessary changes in the dialog that opens.|
|/||Alt+Up/Alt+Down||Click these icons to move the selected task one line up or down in the list. (The tasks are performed in the order that they appear in the list.)|
|Show this page||Select this checkbox to show the run/debug configuration settings prior to actually starting the run/debug configuration.|
|Activate tool window|| |
Otherwise, the tool window isn't shown. However, when the configuration is running, you can open the corresponding tool window for it yourself by pressing Alt+4 or Alt+5.