Debug Window Missing

Good morning all,

Last friday I was running some tests, and for some reason I clicked on some option in the Debug/Run window and it dissapeared; I tought it was just "hidden", but looks like the entire feature doesn't even exists.

I spent the weekend trying to restore it by editing the ./idea files but no luck; also google is not helping.  

Could you guys shade some light over here, please.

Thanks in advance.

Here you can see there's no option to show the 'Debug' window :(


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Hi there,

I have no idea (at all) what you have clicked there .. but this is normal situation: the debug tool window is not listed there until created. So.. start debugging and it will appear.

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Yes, the window appears doing that,... so I'll just use it like that... but anyway it's weird to not be able to put the window back.

Thanks Andriy,

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it's weird to not be able to put the window back

What do you mean?

What is the benefit of accessing it outside of debug session (except, maybe, the fact that you can add new or delete existing watches)?

I personally do not remember seeing it there at all. At the same time I have to say that I have never actually looked for it there: I just start debugging and it appears; where it is located when I'm not debugging I do not care (as I do not need it when I'm coding).


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