MPS 3.3 Help

Console


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Important notes

  • An interactive console is divided into two panes: the lower pane serves for user input, the upper pane displays results and messages.
  • Use up and down arrow keys to browse through the history of executed commands, and repeat the desired ones.
  • Color and font scheme of a console is configurable on the Console Colors and Console Fonts pages of the Colors and Fonts editor settings.

Toolbar

Console Toolbar

ItemTooltip and shortcutDescription
arrowUp arrowDown Up/down the Stack Trace
Ctrl+Alt+Up Ctrl+Alt+Down
Click this button to navigate up or down in the stack trace and have the cursor jump to the corresponding location in the source code.
icon_softWrap Use Soft WrapsClick this button to toggle the soft wrap mode of the output.
scrollToEnd.png Scroll to the endClick this button to navigate to the bottom of the stack trace and have the cursor jump to the corresponding location in the source code.
print PrintClick this button to send the console text to the default printer.
clear_all Clear AllClick this button to remove all text from the console. This function is also available on the context menu of the console.

Context menu commands

CommandShortcutDescription
Copy Reference Ctrl+Shift+Alt+C Choose this command to put reference to the symbol at caret to the Clipboard.
Compare with ClipboardShow selection in the console and contents of the Clipboard in the Differences viewer.
gistCreate GistChoose this command to create a Git Gist.
clear_allClear AllChoose this item on the context menu to delete all messages from the upper part of the console.
Paste Ctrl+V Insert the last entry of the Clipboard next to the caret position in the lower part of the console.
Paste from History Ctrl+Shift+V Insert selected entry of the Clipboard next to the caret position in the lower part of the console.
Paste Simple Ctrl+Shift+V Insert selected entry of the Clipboard as plain text, next to the caret position in the lower part of the console.

See Also

Last modified: 10 December 2015