Category Archives: New Features

Better Control Flow Analysis with Contract Annotations and IntelliJ IDEA 13

As we’re closing in on the release date, we’re going to publish more details on the new features of IntelliJ IDEA 13. Today we’d like to tell you about the new @Contract annotation. If you are aware of @Nullable/@NotNull annotations, … Continue reading

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Show Local Variables in Debugger even with no Debug Info

December is just around the corner, and this means IntelliJ IDEA 13 is coming—with many cool new features and enhancements! One of these enhancements is the new debugger feature which shows local variables even when there is no debug information … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 13 EAP 132.425 is Available

In case you don’t know, a few days ago we released IntelliJ IDEA 132.425, one more early preview build of the upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 13. As usual the build comes with a new bunch of features and enhancements. One of … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 13 EAP 132.325 and Retina support in JDK 7

Good news, everyone! With the latest IntelliJ IDEA 13 EAP build the IDE is almost compatible with Java 7 on Retina devices. That means you can safely switch from Apple JDK 1.6 to Oracle JDK 1.7 on your Macs. The … Continue reading

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30 Days With IntelliJ IDEA. Intentions

Hope you are getting used to learning more new things about your favorite IDE each week. This week is no exception as we’ve published the next article from our 30 Day Guide on the fundamental features of IntelliJ IDEA. As … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 13 EAP 130.1179 with Read-only Data Sources

In case if you keep trying the new features of the upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 13 we have good news for you today. One more preview build with new bugfixes and enhancements has just released and is available for download. Just … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA is getting ready for Java EE 7 Launch

No doubt you’ve heard about Java EE 7 Launch this Wednesday, Jun 12th. Do you plan to attend the Java EE 7 launch webinar to learn the latest improvements in the platform? If you do Java EE then it probably … Continue reading

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Getting Started with Jelastic Cloud Platform in IntelliJ IDEA

you deploy your applications to the cloud, you will be glad to hear about support for Jelastic cloud platform in IntelliJ IDEA. In case you didn’t know, Jelastic is a rapidly growing cloud platform for Java applications, the winner of … Continue reading

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Manage Line Separators in IntelliJ IDEA 12.1 Like a Boss

As we mentioned before the latest release of IntelliJ IDEA comes with better management for line separators. The information about the line separators type used in the currently opened file is available now in the status bar. Not a big … Continue reading

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Better Gradle Support in IntelliJ IDEA 12.1

Good news for all who use Gradle in their projects. The newest update of IntelliJ IDEA brings new features and enhancements for the Gradle integration. Now IntelliJ IDEA provides you additional configuration settings: Use gradle wrapper — The IDE automatically … Continue reading

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