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Flutter plugin v21 now available -- Introducing the NEW Flutter Inspector

Flutter Inspector

We’re very excited to be able to announce the first version of the Flutter Inspector for IntelliJ and Android Studio! It will be featured in a talk at DartConf in LA (Wednesday, Jan. 24, 10am Pacific time) and will be live streamed on the DartConf website and on the Google Developers channel on Youtube. Be sure to watch it.


The inspector makes it much easier to understand why your application is rendering the way it does. It allows you to:  View the UI structure of your app as a tree of widgets. Select a point on your device or simulator and find the corresponding Widget that rendered those pixels. View properties for individual widgets. Generally, better understand layout issues.  The inspector view can be opened via View > Tool Windows > Flutter Inspector (it shows content only when an app is running). To inspect a specific widget, select the ‘Toggle inspect mode’ action in the toolbar, then click on the desired widget on the phone or simulator. The widget will …