Category Archives: WebStorm

Navigating Between Files in the IDE: Best Practices

Working with multiple files in the editor is par for the course. The challenge, however, is not to get lost in zillions of editor tabs opened for each file in the editor pane. Luckily, smart tab management and a few … Continue reading

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WebStorm 6 EAP build 126.159

This is to announce a new WebStorm 6 EAP biuld 126.159. Let’s quickly drive through the changes in this build: 1. HTML structure view has been reworked, and now it’s much easier to navigate over complex HTML files. More details … Continue reading

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Comparing Files and Folders within your IDE

Sometimes you have several different versions of files or folders related to your project locally, or you’ve just downloaded it from a remote source. In this case it’s crucial to work with the most up-to-date copy. If you need to … Continue reading

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WebStorm 6 EAP build 126.86

New WebStorm 6 EAP build 126.86 is available for download. We’ve fixed troubles with LESS support that some of you may have stepped into using previous build. Also, we’ve brought a couple of improvements for built-in file watchers for TypeScript, … Continue reading

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WebStorm 6 Sneak Peek- TypeScript, Background Tasks, and Sourcemaps

This quick video will highlight 3 new features coming in WebStorm 6: 1. TypeScript support 2. Background tasks (AKA “built-in file watchers”) 3. Sourcemap debugging

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WebStorm 6 EAP build 126.37

WebStorm 6 EAP build 126.37 is now ready for download. What’s inside: Go to class action now brings you to JavaScript (via @constructor) and TypeScript classes: Predefined JavaScript libraries list has been reworked and simplified. You can now set up a … Continue reading

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Version Control Systems Support: Basic Concepts

Modern web development workflow can hardly be effective without a Version Control System (VCS) managing all your source code. It’s absolutely essential for team development or when your project grows large. VCS takes care of all your source code management, … Continue reading

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Rapid File Creation with File Templates

Many different files are created in the course of development, and the bigger your project grows, the more files it involves. However, most files are typical and can contain pre-defined information you don’t need to type every time you create … Continue reading

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WebStorm 6 EAP build 124.533

After all these holidays we’re pleased to announce new EAP build of WebStorm. This one brings you: Support for LESS mixins HTTPS support for Live Edit Support for TFS 2012 (via alternate credentials) Lot of fixes in JavaScript, TypeScript, Dart, CSS, … Continue reading

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Dart support in WebStorm 6

As you know WebStorm 6 includes Dart language support out of the box. Let’s spend a couple of minutes and go through supported features. Note: You can install the Dart plugin both in WebStorm 5 and IntelliJ IDEA 12.

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