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10. Jul 2021

Make Debugger Console Output Stand Out

Printing in Breakpoints

Breakpoints are very powerful. One feature of breakpoints I use the most is to print the value of a variable. This can be done by adding the Debugger Command po myVariable to a breakpoint like this:

Debugger Console Output Color

To make this output easier to find in the debug output, we can change its color. Open Preferences of Xcode and navigate to ‘Themes / Console’. Then change the color of ‘Debugger Console Output’ to the color you like:

After you have done that, the po output from breakpoints can easily be differentiated from the noise:

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