PhpStorm 2018.1 Help


File | Settings | Appearance and Behavior | Notifications for Windows and Linux
PhpStorm | Preferences | Appearance and Behavior | Notifications for macOS
Ctrl+Alt+S settings

Use this page to enable and disable notifications about certain events, change their presentation, and optionally enable their logging.

Display balloon notificationsSelect this checkbox to enable event notifications for PhpStorm. (The notifications, generally, are shown in the balloons that appear on the screen when the corresponding events take place.)
Enable system notificationsSelect this checkbox to allow showing system notification.
GroupThis column lists groups of events that you may be notified of and/or that may be logged.
Popup If the Display balloon notification checkbox is selected, the settings in this column specify how the notifications for the corresponding group of events are shown.

The available display options are:

  • Balloon: The balloons with the notification messages appear on the screen for a short period of time and then disappear automatically. The notifications are also shown in the Status bar, and added to the list of notifications.
  • Sticky balloon: The notification balloons stay on the screen unless you close them.
  • Tool window balloon: The notification balloons are shown only if an appropriate tool window is open.
  • No popup: The notifications for the corresponding group of events are not shown.
LogIf the checkbox for a group of events is selected, the corresponding events are logged and can be seen in the Event Log tool window.
Last modified: 27 July 2018

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