Author Archives: Maria Khalusova

Team Foundation Server Integration

If you’ve read our latest posts, you might get excited about the cool stuff that’s coming in Maia, but wait a minute; there are already lots of great features in IntelliJ IDEA 8.1 that you can touch right now, while … Continue reading

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Perforce Jobs

Good news for those who use the issue tracking integration features of Perforce.As you know, Perforce allows to associate issues with changelists in a simple way: each new issue is associated with a Perforce job, and then you list it … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 8 Refactorings: Remove Middleman

IntelliJ IDEA 8 can help you maintain and improve the source code in a wide variety of ways. For example, to make it clearer, simpler and less knotty, you can use its rich set of refactorings. In this article we’re … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 8 Refactorings: Wrap Return Value

We’re continuing the series dedicated to new IntelliJ IDEA 8 refactorings. Today’s hero is Wrap Return Value, which is handy when you need to append some data to what a method already returns.For instance, have a look at the following … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 8 Refactorings: Introduce Parameter Object

As you might already have noticed from the Features list, IntelliJ IDEA 8 brings you 7 new refactorings to ease the daily coding routine. One of these refactorings is Introduce Parameter Object. Its name speaks for itself: when you have … Continue reading

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Smart Type Completion Becomes Even Smarter

Most of you are aware of IntelliJ IDEA smart type completion feature that is invoked with Ctrl+Shift+Space shortcut. If you are not familiar with this feature, I totally recommend you to read the post about it, because this thing is … Continue reading

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Type Migration Refactoring

If you care about performance of your project and development productivity, there is no any way to overestimate automated refactorings. They are in fact a powerful tool that allows improving your code without spending plenty of time. In addition to … Continue reading

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Analyzing External Thread Dump

If you’ve happened to use IntelliJ IDEA‘s Analyze Stacktrace feature to investigate someone else’s stack traces, you’ll like the way it is extended in the latest IntelliJ IDEA EAP.You can now paste an entire thread dump to the Analyze | … Continue reading

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Type Renderers

While developing any application, you most probably debug it, and I bet my bottom dollar, making this process a little bit easier and faster would not be out of place.In this post, I’d like to tell you about one of … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 7.0.3: Maven Integration Improvements

Each new IntelliJ IDEA version brings lots of different enhancements. Maven integration is not exception to the rule, and I’d like to draw your attention to some Maven integration improvements in IntelliJ IDEA version 7.0.3, that I personally consider worth … Continue reading

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