Console View displays a variety of console types depending on the type of development and the current set of user settings.
By default Console View is visible in most of MDT perspectives. To add a view to the current perspective, click Window > Show View > Other... > General > Console.
The two consoles that are provided by default with MDT are:
You can change settings for consoles on Run/Debug > Console preference page.
Commands available in Console View are listed below.
|Clear Console||Clears currently active console. It is available as both a view command and a contextual menu item.||Context menu and view action|
|Display Selected Console||Opens a listing of used consoles and allows you to select which one you would like to see.||View action|
|Open Console||Opens a new console of the selected type.||View action|
|Pin||Pins the current console to remain on top of all the other consoles.||View action|
|Scroll Lock||Changes if scroll lock should be enabled or not in the current console.||Context menu and view action|
Changing the appearance of the console view
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