WebStorm 2023.1 Help

Support and assistance

Access online documentation from the IDE

The most important source of information about WebStorm is this online help. To access it from WebStorm, do one of the following:

  • From the main menu, select Help | Help.

  • Press F1.

  • Click The Help icon in a dialog or a tool window.

Access documentation offline

  • If you don't have internet access to view the online help, you can use the WebStorm Help plugin, which serves the help pages via the built-in web server for offline use.

Contact support

If you can't find the information you need in the online help, you can contact the JetBrains support team.

  • Browse the WebStorm Knowledge Base.

  • From the main menu, select Help | Contact Support to create a direct request for the support team.

Report bugs

If you encounter a bug or would like to suggest a new feature, use the WebStorm issue tracker.

  • From the main menu, select Help | Submit a Bug Report.

Before submitting, it is a good idea to search the issue tracker for similar reports and feature requests to avoid duplicates. If you find a similar ticket, you can add a comment to it or vote for it to bring more attention of the development team.

If you need to attach the WebStorm log file, locate it using the relevant Help menu item:

  • Help | Show Log in Explorer (for Windows and Linux)

  • Help | Show Log in Finder (for macOS)

Share feedback

You can use the feedback form to tell us what you like or don't like about JetBrains products.

  • From the main menu, select Help | Submit Feedback.

Learn more

There are several ways to learn more about WebStorm:

  • Tips of the day show up every time you start WebStorm and provide useful hints. To suppress them, you can select the Don't show tips on startup checkbox.

    To open the Tip of the Day dialog, select Help | Tip of the Day from the main menu.

  • The Productivity Guide displays a list of useful features with statistics and tips.

    To open it, select Help | My Productivity from the main menu.

    To discover new features, sort the list by group and note rarely used features in the same group as the ones you use more frequently. Click the feature to see its usage description.

  • The Learning plugin for WebStorm helps you learn the most common and useful WebStorm actions. A sequence of lessons will interactively guide you through the shortcuts with real-world examples.

Last modified: 09 May 2023