Before you start
Install and enable the XPathView + XSLT plugin on the Settings/Preferences | Plugins page, tab Marketplace, as described in Installing plugins from JetBrains repository.
Scroll first hit into visible area
Select this checkbox to have the editor automatically scroll to the first XPath match.
Use node at cursor as context node
Select this checkbox to have the entered XPath expression use the currently selected node (tag/attribute/pi, and so on) as its context node and evaluate the expression relatively to this node.
Highlight only start tag instead of whole tag content
Do one of the following:
Add error stripe markers for each result
Select this checkbox to have each match supplied with an error stripe marker which can be quickly navigated to. The tooltip of each marker shows the matched content.
Show actions in Toolbar
Select this checkbox to have buttons that invoke XPath-related actions displayed on the Main Toolbar.
Show actions in Main Menu
When this checkbox is selected, XPath-related actions are available from the main menu.
In this area, configure color indication during execution of XPath expressions. Clicking on the color box will open the Select Color dialog in which you can modify the current color indication.