Monthly Archives: February 2012

IntelliJ IDEA 11.1 EAP build 114.243

New EAP build of IntelliJ IDEA 11.1 is available. Notable changes include updated Subversion 1.7 and Perforce integrations, fixes in new Flash / ActionScript / Flex configuration and Jboss 7.1 Final support. See release notes for complete list. You can … Continue reading

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AnnotationConfig*ApplicationContext support in IntelliJ IDEA 11.1

From this short post you’ll find out (and see) how to: configure your non-XML Spring contexts using @Configuration classes, AnnotationConfigApplicationContext or AnnotationConfigWebApplicationContext set-up “active” profiles for annotation-based configurations If you use AnnotationConfigWebApplicationContext then simply add your configurations or packages-to-scan to … Continue reading

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Integration with Android Lint tool in IntelliJ IDEA 11.1

In IntelliJ IDEA 11.1 we’ve added many inspections based on Android Lint tool, which reports many kinds of potential problems in the sources of your Android project. For example IntelliJ IDEA will notify you about useless views in layout xml files … Continue reading

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Want more from IntelliJ IDEA? Press the same shortcut again!

Sometimes you invoke an action and you don’t get what you wanted immediately. In such cases it may help to invoke the action again by pressing the same shortcut. In basic code completion (Ctrl+Space) this will list non-imported classes: It … Continue reading

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Renewed File Structure in IntelliJ IDEA 11.1

We know that one of the most popular ways to navigate within a file is File Structure popup. We’ve recently redesigned it to make the navigation more comfortable. New File Structure is tree-based and shows everything in your file when … Continue reading

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Chained expression completion in IntelliJ IDEA 11.1

If you use completion autopopup in IntelliJ IDEA 11, you may have seen “n variants…” suggestions: This means there are two StringUtil classes available, neither of them is imported, and IDE can’t choose which of them to put to the first … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 11.1 build 114.145

We now return to our regular weekly schedule of publishing EAP builds. This week, we bring you: a new Groovy shell (Tools | Groovy Shell…) for quickly evaluating snippets of code in the context of your project; a number of … Continue reading

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Improved Flex Project Setup in IntelliJ IDEA 11.1

Hi, Flash and Flex devs! We’ve been analyzing feedback from those of you who use IntelliJ IDEA for Flex and ActionScript development. A common problem turns out to be complicated project setup. To address this issue in IntelliJ IDEA 11.1, … Continue reading

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New “Magic Constant” Inspection

Have you ever cursed an API which uses magic integer constants instead of the proper enumeration? What should I pass as the titleJustification parameter here? 0 or 1? Can I pass “42″ for the titlePosition parameter? Even Javadoc won’t know. … Continue reading

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Try Kotlin with the IntelliJ IDEA plugin

Some of you have guessed right. Yesterday’s IntelliJ IDEA EAP build was released in order to support the Kotlin plugin, which is finally available as a preview version today. The source code repository for Kotlin, which includes the IntelliJ IDEA … Continue reading

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