Use this page to configure behavior of the Debugger and customize its view.
|Focus application on breakpoint||If this checkbox is selected, on hitting a breakpoint, PyCharm Edu will show the location of this breakpoint in the editor and will attempt to bring its frame to the front.|
|Show debug window on breakpoint||Is this checkbox is selected, PyCharm Edu activates the Debug Tool Window on hitting a breakpoint.|
|Hide debug window on process termination||Automatically hide the Debug window when the debugged program terminates.|
|Scroll execution point to center||If this checkbox is selected, the line with the current execution point will be kept in the middle of the screen.|
|Sort values alphabetically||Select this option to sort the values in the Variables pane of the Debug Tool Window.|
|Enable auto expressions in Variables view|| |
The debugger analyzes the context near the breakpoint (the current statement, one statement before, and one after). It does so to find various expressions in the source code (if available) such as, for example,
If such expressions don't contain explicit method invocations, the debugger evaluates them and shows the corresponding values in the Variables view.
|Show values inline||Select this option to enable the Inline Values View feature that allows viewing the values of variables right next to their usage in the editor.|
|Value tooltips delay (ms)||Specify the delay (in milliseconds) between the moment when the mouse pointer hovers over an object in the Variables pane of the Debug Tool Window, and the moment when a tooltip with the object's value is displayed.|