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Starting the Debugger Session

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Before debugging

The debug session starts with the selected run/debug configuration. Note that several debug processes can be launched simultaneously.

Debugging an application

To start debugging an application, do one of the following

  • Select the run/debug configuration to execute, and then do one of the following:
    • Click icons toolwindows toolWindowRun svg icon in the left gutter, and then choose icons actions startDebugger svg.
    • Click icons actions startDebugger svg on the toolbar.
    • Choose Run | Debug on the main menu.
    • Press Shift+F9.
  • Press Shift+Alt+F9, select the configuration from the pop-up menu, and press Enter.

Note that after you've launched a debug session, the icons actions startDebugger svg icon that marks the Debug Tool Window toggles to debug active to indicate that the debugging process is active.

Last modified: 14 September 2018

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