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Eclipse IDE Git Integration Tutorial

1. Introduction The Eclipse IDE has excellent support for the Git version control system. This support is provided by the EGit project via a set of plug-ins (software component). Eclipse uses the JGit library to perform the Git commands. JGit is a library which implements the Git functionality in Java. Most Eclipse IDE distributions from Eclipse.org already contain support for Git. In ...

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Eclipse IDE Themes Tutorial

In this article we will learn about Eclipse Themes. We will learn how to install the Eclipse Color Theme Plugin and how to use it. We will also learn how to import and export the preferences. Eclipse Color Theme makes it possible to switch color themes conveniently and without side effects. For this tutorial we will use Eclipse Luna 4.4.2. ...

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Eclipse IDE AngularJS Tutorial

In this article we will learn how to use the Angular JS plugin for Eclipse. Eclipse is the most commonly used Integrated Development Environment (IDE) by Java developers. AngularJS is a JavaScript framework. It can be added to an HTML page with a <script> tag. AngularJS extends HTML attributes with Directives, and binds data to HTML with Expressions.    AngularJS Eclipse ...

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Eclipse Remote Debugging Tutorial

In this article we will study about how to do remote debugging in Eclipse. For this example I am using Eclipse Luna 4.4.2 1. Introduction If you have a web application deployed into a web/application server, you can interact with it remotely from a debugging perspective. The basics are that you must start up the remote JVM with additional parameters and ...

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Eclipse Yaml Editor Tutorial

In this article we will study about Eclipse YAML Editor. For this example we will use Eclipse Luna 4.4.2. and YEdit plugin (1.0.20) which is a YAML file editor plugin. 1. Introduction Eclipse is an integrated development environment (IDE) used in computer programming, and is the most widely used Java IDE.[3] It contains a base workspace and an extensible plug-in ...

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Eclipse Quit Unexpectedly: Troubleshooting

In this article we will see the various reasons Eclipse can die unexpectedly and we will also examine the solutions for that. For this article we will make use of Eclipse Luna 4.4.2 and Windows OS. Few of the things might be different in your case if you are running Eclipse on Mac or Linux. 1. Introduction Eclipse is one ...

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Eclipse Not Starting: Troubleshooting

In this article we will see the various issues which a developer faces when using Eclipse IDE. In particular we will focus on issues when the Eclipse is not starting and will try to troubleshoot the problem. For this example we will use Eclipse Luna 4.4.2. 1. Introduction Eclipse is the most common IDE used by Java developers.  It contains a ...

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Eclipse Environment Variable Setup Example

In this article we will see how to set the environment variables in Eclipse. For this example we will make use of Eclipse Luna 4.4.2. 1. Introduction Eclipse is a Java-based open source platform that allows a software developer to create a customized development environment from plug-in components built by Eclipse members. Eclipse is managed and directed by the Eclipse.org ...

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How to Install IntelliJ IDEA on Ubuntu Linux

Some years ago, Eclipse was probably the king of the IDEs of Java development. But, in the last times, IntelliJ IDEA, from JetBrains (developers of WebStorm, PhpStorm or TeamCity, among many other IDEs and software engineering tools), has become very popular, being considered by many developers the best Java IDE nowadays. This tutorial will show how to install it on ...

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Eclipse WindowBuilder Tutorial

In this tutorial we will learn about the Eclipse WindowBuilder which is a powerful and easy to use bi-directional Java GUI designer. WindowBuilder is composed of SWT Designer and Swing Designer and makes it very easy to create Java GUI applications without spending a lot of time writing code. Use the WYSIWYG visual designer and layout tools to create simple forms ...

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