Modern web development means NodeJS tools which mean a
This file sometimes has helper scripts under the
scripts key. Running
these perform various project operations such as
PyCharm Professional makes it easy to browse and run these. There are
several different paths to opening the
npm tool window:
Show npm scripts
npmtool window on left
Note: If you leave the tool window open, resize it to take less vertical space.
Now that you can see the
npm scripts, double-click on one to run that
npm script in a run window at the bottom. Behind the scenes, this creates
a temporary run configuration of type
package.json changes and there's a new/changed/deleted
npm tool window has a
Reload scripts button in its mini-toolbar.
One surprising addition: the names of your
npm scripts are available as
findable actions. If you have a
build script and do
Find Action, speed
run build will let you immediately invoke it.