WebStorm 2018.2 Help

Console Tab

View | Tool Windows | Version Control | Console

The tab displays:

  • Version control-related commands generated based on the settings you specify through the WebStorm interface.

  • The results of executing version control-related commands.




Tooltip and Shortcut


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Up the stack trace / Down the stack trace

Click these buttons to navigate up or down in the stack trace and have the cursor jump to the corresponding location.

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Use Soft Wraps

Click this button to toggle the soft wrap mode of the output.

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Scroll to the end

Click this button to navigate to the bottom of the stack trace and have the cursor jump to the corresponding location.

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Click this button to send the console text to the default printer.

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Clear All

Click this button to remove all text from the console. This function is also available on the context menu of the console.

Context Menu Commands



Compare with Clipboard

Opens the Clipboard vs Editor dialog box that allows you to view the differences between the selection from the editor and the current clipboard content. This dialog is a regular comparing tool that enables you to copy the line at caret to the clipboard, find text, navigate between differences and manage white spaces.

Copy URL

Choose this command to copy the current URL to the system clipboard. This command only shows on a URL, if it is included in an application's output.

Create Gist

Choose this command to open the Create Gist dialog box.

Clear All

Clears the output window.

Last modified: 19 November 2018

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