Test Your Build in the Debugger with IntelliJ IDEA

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Learn how to test and debug your code in IntelliJ

Clock1.5 hours
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1.5 hours guided project. You will learn how to use the debugger in IntelliJ IDEA to test the builds of your code. Topics covered include using the integrated debugger, break points, stepping, watches, modifying the execution flow, and object examination. Basic development experience including working with objects in Java with IntelliJ IDEA is required as a prerequisite.

Skills you will develop

testDebug (Command)intellijSoftware DevelopmentIDE

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction and overview

  2. Debugger, breakpoints and stepping basics

  3. Breakpoint options

  4. Watchpoints, watches, and manipulating variables

  5. Exception breakpoints

  6. Examine objects in the JVM heap

  7. Changing the execution flow, breakpoint expressions

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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