Category Archives: New Features

New Inspections for Java 8 in IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1

Since Java 8 has been launched almost two years ago, it has been gaining more and more traction around the community. Most Java frameworks and platforms have either already migrated their APIs to Java 8, or are planning to do so. With … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1: What’s New for Spring Developers

With every update we keep on improving our Spring frameworks support. In IntelliJ IDEA 2016.1 we focused on Spring Boot and plain Java-config configurations experience (of course, in addition to addressing other reported issues). During the EAP we already mentioned … 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 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 16 EAP: Better Spring Boot Support and Kotlin 1.0 RC

A new IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP build is now available for download. Take a look at the release notes to see which bugfixes are included. Spring Boot Those who work with Spring Boot projects should give this build a try because we’ve added a number of improvements in … 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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IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.3 Update is Available

Great news! After just a few weeks in EAP, IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.3 is officially out. Big thanks to all the contributors, supporters, and, of course, bug reporters. If you are running IntelliJ IDEA 15.0.2, click Check for Updates and you will get a popup … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP 144.2925 is Out

Good news, everyone! A fresh IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP build is out and ready. As always, it comes with various bugfixes, but that’s not all: there’s a couple of new features as well. Built-in inspections that detect issues with use of concurrency … Continue reading

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