Opening Files from Command Line
You can open an arbitrary file, folder, or project for editing in WebStorm from the command line.
- In the command line, run the following command:
<WebStorm> path [--line <number>]
The command options are as follows:
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The platform-specific WebStorm launcher.
On macOS and Linux, it is recommended to use the command line launcher created during the WebStorm installation, or create one manually by selecting on the WebStorm main menu. Refer to Working with WebStorm Features from Command Line for details.
On Windows, it is recommended to add the path to the WebStorm executable to the
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The path to the file or the folder to be opened.
| ||(optional) The line number, on which the caret should rest after opening the file.|
webstorm.exe path --line <number>
webstorm.exe C:\MyProject\scripts\numbers.js --line 3
webstorm path --line <number>
webstorm ~/MyProject/scripts/numbers.js --line 3