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WebStorm Essentials by Den Patin, Stefan Rosca

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Settings and preferences

By now, we are going to speak about customizing something not in the code, but in WebStorm itself, so I must tell you about the multifarious settings that WebStorm offers.

There are two similar yet separate settings windows:

  • The settings of the whole IDE
  • The settings of the current project

For the first case, to open the settings window, you can simply press either Ctrl + Alt + S (Windows) or + , (Mac), and you will get the following screen:

Settings and preferences

To access project settings, select File | Default Settings, and you will get something similar to the WebStorm settings, but with a reduced list of configurable options.

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