I've been following the instructions in all the faq/help/blog posts on setting up the debugger. I've established a connection to xdebug on my localhost, clicked on the debug (f9) option - a new browser window opens with the url:
And when I alt-tab over to PHPStorm I see:
As you can see, everything is pretty much disabled (step into, step over, etc.) and the debugger report it's waiting for the same connection (by ide key) that's in the browser. I have break @ 1st line set...
When I interact/process the form page, nothing happens (on the IDE side ... the form processes...)