Category Archives: New Features

IntelliJ IDEA 13 EAP 132.839 is Out

Yesterday we released IntelliJ IDEA 132.839, another preview of the upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 13 that includes pack of new features: Generated source root type (available for read-only operations); auto-configuration and better quick documentation for Spring beans; Java EE 7 Batch and Android improvements; support … Continue reading

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Rearrange Attributes in Android XML Files with IntelliJ IDEA 13

IntelliJ IDEA 13 will bring a lot of goodies for Android developers. One very useful new feature is the capability to automatically rearrange XML attributes according to predefined rules. To enable this new feature, go to Settings → Code Style … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 13 EAP with Faster Find Usages and Emmet Preview

Not a week without a new feature! We’ve just released IntelliJ IDEA 132.719, the next preview build of the upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 13. This update brings you improved Find Usages: frequently used symbols e.g. getInstance(), getName(), etc.) appear faster than … Continue reading

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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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