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JSTestDriver Server Tool Window

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run.png - Start a local server link.

In this tool window, start and stop the JSTestDriver Server to run unit tests against and capture the browser to execute unit tests in.


The tool window becomes available when the following prerequisites are met:

  1. The JSTestDriver plugin is enabled. The plugin is bundled with WebStorm and activated by default. If the plugin is not activated, enable it on the Plugins page of the Settings / Preferences Dialog as described in Enabling and Disabling Plugins.
  2. The current project contains at least one test runner configuration files.


ItemTooltip and shortcutDescription
run.png Run a local server Click this button to have WebStorm launch the default JSTestDriver server.
stop.gif Stop the local server Click this button to have WebStorm stop the currently running JSTestDriver server.
Capture a browser using the URL This read-only field shows the URL address to access the Remote Console of the JSTestDriver. Copy the URL address and open it in the browser of your choice.
browserIcons.png The icons indicate available browsers. The icon that corresponds to the browser you just opened, is active. Click the icon to get ready for executing tests.

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Last modified: 11 July 2016