IntelliJ IDEA 2017.2 Help

Running JavaScript in Browser

This feature is supported in the Ultimate edition only.

In this section:

To run a file with JavaScript from IntelliJ IDEA

  1. In the editor, open the HTML file with the JavaScript reference. This HTML file does not necessarily have to be the one that implements the starting page of the application.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • Choose View | Preview file in on the main menu or press Alt+F2. Then select the desired browser from the pop-up menu.
    • Hover your mouse pointer over the code to show the browser icons bar: /help/img/idea/2017.2/browserIcons.png Click the icon that indicates the desired browser.
Last modified: 30 August 2017

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