Jetbrains Webstorm chrome live edit fix

March 29, 2020

I was encountering problems with Jetbrains not connecting to chrome IDE Support extension. For me the simple fix was setting the listener port of the extension to the correct value.

In chrome go the extension options page and set the port to.


screenshot of jetbrains webstorm chrome extension settings

Now close chrome, go the IDE and hit that debug button, and behold the mighty message;

screenshot of jetbrains chrome extension working