Author Archives: Andrey Cheptsov

About Andrey Cheptsov

Part-time dreamer. JVM/JavaScript geek. IntelliJIDEA Marketing Manager at JetBrains.

The Updates Dialog Issue in IntelliJ IDEA 15 Ultimate

If you’re running IntelliJ IDEA 15 Ultimate, you can sometimes see a confusing message in the Updates dialog, saying that you can evaluate the new version for 30 days, or buy a license key or upgrade online–regardless to the active state … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1 is Here

Today, we’re excited to introduce IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1, the first update in the series of releases planned for 2016. We hope you’ll be surprised to find out how much we’ve managed to accomplish in four months. Download the new version … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1 RC is Available along with New Versioning

Yesterday in our company blog we announced the plans to move to a single versioning scheme for all our products under the JetBrains Toolbox. As it affects the way we version and release IntelliJ IDEA, we recommend you to thoroughly read about it. Having said that, … Continue reading

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Enjoying Java and Being More Productive with IntelliJ IDEA

Every time I visit a Java conference or a meetup and talk to people unfamiliar with IntelliJ IDEA, I get similar questions again and again: “What’s so special about IntelliJ IDEA? What does IntelliJ IDEA has that other Java IDEs … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.4 Update is Out

Great news: IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.4 is out. This minor update brings a number of important bugfixes, one of which addresses an old issue with the global menu on Unity (Ubuntu). Also this update includes the Kotlin 1.0 plugin. Now that Kotlin is officially released and stable, you are very … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 16 Public Preview

It’s been wonderful (and busy) 3 months since we announced IntelliJ IDEA 15. Exciting, because we’ve been working on new features, and busy, because we promised more frequent updates. We’re proud of what we managed to accomplish during that time, and … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.4 EAP 143.2167.2 is Out

A new IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.4 EAP build is out and ready. As always, inside you’ll find bugfixes and other improvements. One of them finally addresses the old issue with the global menu under Unity (Ubuntu). Also, the built-in plugin for Kotlin has been updated to its … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP Improves Debugger and Adds Git Worktree Support

Great news, everyone! A fresh weekly IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP is out and ready, packed with bugfixes and new features as usual. The noticeable changes affect the debugger, VCS integrations, and user interface. Debugger Now when debugging a Java application, you can use Groovy expressions with Evaluate … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP Improves Editor and VCS Integration

Every week we publish a fresh IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP. Today’s build, among bugfixes that address issues you reported, brings a few improvements to Git integration and IntelliJ IDEA heart, the code editor. Move statements right and left We already have a … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP Makes it Easier to Add Static Imports

Meet the fresh IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP build, addressing a number of issues, and bringing several improvements. A minor, yet helpful improvement in the new build is better handling of static imports. Previously IntelliJ IDEA provided a quick-fix to import static methods. Now it suggests to add static … Continue reading

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