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IntelliJ IDEA Keyboard Shortcuts Tutorial

The developers, systems administrators, etc., when dealing with files, have the need of being able to perform actions without depending on the mouse. Not only for speed and comfort, but also to avoid injuries related to the mouse usage, like RSI ones (Repetitive Strain Injury). This tutorial will show the most useful shortcuts for IntelliJ IDEA, the JetBrains IDE for ...

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Top 10 IntelliJ Idea Plugins

IntelliJ IDEA has inspired many Java developers to write plug-ins, from J2EE to code editing tools to games. Now it has a robust plugin ecosystem with more than 1500 available plugins and new ones appearing nearly every week. In this article we are going to present the 10 most useful to our point of view plugins for any developer using ...

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IntelliJ Increase Memory Settings

In this article we are going to provide some guidelines on how to increase memory heap on IntelliJ IDEA and on how to configure the VM options. For our example we are using IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition version 14.1.2. 1. Configuring IntelliJ IDEA VM options The default VM options for IntelliJ IDEA may be not optimal when your project contains ...

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IntelliJ Idea Color Schemes / Themes Configuration

In this article we are going to present how to customize the IntelliJ IDEA built-in color schemes or provide your own color theme for use in the IDE. Using a color scheme may prove to be quite useful for a developer especially in terms of code readability. For this purpose we will use the IntelliJ IDEA 14.1.2 community edition which ...

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IntelliJ GUI Designer Example

This example demonstrates how you can utilize IntelliJ GUI Designer to create a graphical user interface that is based on the Swing library components. It must be noted that IntelliJ does not support modeling of non-swing components. When working with the GUI Designer you operate in design view where you are able to drag and drop swing components within the ...

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