Docker Interactive Terminal?

I have Docker Desktop installed on my Mac. From the Docker Dashboard, I can click the terminal icon of a running container to access an interactive command line for that container. Is there a way to do this from the Docker service in Jetbrains IDE?

The Jetbrains Docker UI provides lots of nice functionality that Docker Desktop does not - including the file browser. However, there are times when I need to access the command line inside the running container. Anyway to do that?

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Go to 'Services' tool window  -> Docker -> (service name) -> (container name), right click and click "Exec".
Then run the shell (e.g. `/bin/bash`)

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Thanks much! 👍

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Is there a keyboard shortcut to move the cursor into this shell? (my intention is to switch between editor and terminal using IdeaVIM) THX

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Unfortunately, it is not possible to assign a key shortcut to the specific "Services" tab. You may switch from editor to the whole "Services" window but its last state will be opened then, not necessarily the "Exec" tab.

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1. Alt + 8  Open "Services" window
2. Use cursor keys to go to the container (up/down, and right/left to expand, if multiple containers under a given service name)
3. Alt + F10 opens the bash shell for the container
4. Press "Tab" to go to the right-pane (the terminal pane)

Without having to touch the mouse.
These look like a lot of steps, but with some practice (of a few days), this starts to feel very natural and fast.

TL;DR
Alt + 8
Up/Down to select the service/container
Alt + F10
Tab

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