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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 imports in the very same way as it does with regular ones:

Static constants are suggested, too:

If the Add unambiguous imports on the fly option is enabled in Settings → Editor → General → Auto Import, IntelliJ IDEA will import unambiguous static members on the fly.

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As always, we appreciate your feedback about the new build in our discussion forum as well as your bug reports in the issue tracker.

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4 Responses to IntelliJ IDEA 16 EAP Makes it Easier to Add Static Imports

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    Murali says:

    January 21, 2016

    Nice feature. Does it work with Scala implicit?


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    cypressious says:

    January 21, 2016

    Are there any news regarding showing unversioned files in the commit dialog? Since there is no activity on the bug tracker (https://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issue/IDEA-73077), I’m hoping to draw some attention to this impactful omission in a otherwise great IDE.

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      Kirill Likhodedov says:

      January 21, 2016

      We are working on the fix right now. The plan is to put it in IDEA 16. Or at least in IDEA 16.X.

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    Reto Merz says:

    January 22, 2016

    Any plan to make “Find in path” work properly (https://youtrack.jetbrains.com/issue/IDEA-140074)?


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