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File | Settings | Build, Execution, Deployment | Debugger for Windows and Linux
WebStorm | Preferences | Build, Execution, Deployment | Debugger for OS X

Use this page to configure behavior of the Debugger and customize its view.

Common options

Focus application on breakpoint If this check box is selected, on hitting a breakpoint, WebStorm will show the location of this breakpoint in the editor and will attempt to bring its frame to the front.
Show debug window on breakpointIs this check box is selected, WebStorm 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 centerIf this check box is selected, the line with the current execution point will be kept in the middle of the screen.

Built-in server

PortUse this spin box to specify the number of the port where the built-in web server runs. The port number should be set to 1024 or higher. By default this port is set to the default WebStorm port through which WebStorm accepts connections from services (63342).
Can accept external connectionsIf this check box is selected, then the files launched on the built-in server running on the specified port, are accessible from a different computer.

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Last modified: 11 July 2016