Debug Preferences

The Debug preferences page allows you to configure default settings for the debugging process.


The Debug Preferences Preferences page is accessed from Window | Preferences | PHP | Debug Preferences .

Debug Preferences

The settings that can be configured from the debug preferences page are:

Default Settings

Encoding Settings


Further PHP encoding options can be accessed from the preferences menu under General | Content Types | Text | PHP Content Type.



Instructions on how to complete a procedure

To apply Debug Preferences settings to a specific project only:

  1. Select the link labelled "Configure Project Specific Settings".

  2. Select the required project from the list.
    A Debug Preferences Properties dialog will appear.

  3. Select the required settings and click Apply.

  4. A prompt dialog will appear stating that a rebuild of the project must occur for the settings to take effect.

  5. Click Yes to rebuild the project. Click No for a rebuild to be performed only when PDT is restarted. Click Cancel to cancel the operation.





Related Links:


Installed Debuggers

Workbench Options

PHP Preferences