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Python console appears as a tool window every time you choose the corresponding command on themenu.
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.
Python console is available for both local and remote interpreters.
Color and font scheme of a console is configurable on the Console Colors and Console Fonts pages of the Color Scheme editor settings.
Tooltip and shortcut
Click this button to terminate the current process and launch the new one.
Click this button to stop the current process.
Clicking the button once invokes soft kill allowing the application to catch the
Click this button to close the selected tab of the Run tool window and terminate the current process.
Execute Current Statement
Click this button to execute the command at caret, entered in the input pane of the console.
Use this icon or shortcut to open the corresponding help page.
Click this button to show in a separate pane the variables declared in the console. Right-click a variable in this pane reveals a context menu.
| Use this icon or shortcut to open a dialog that shows all the statements that you have run for the corresponding data source. |
See also, View history of executed statements.
Attaches the debugger process to the console.
Click this button to start a new console session.
Context menu commands
Compare with Clipboard
Show selection in the console and contents of the Clipboard in the Differences viewer.
Choose this command to create a Git Gist.
Choose this item on the context menu to delete all messages from the upper part of the console.