Author Archives: Yann Cébron

Spring Web Flow Support in IntelliJ IDEA 12

One of the features added in the last IntelliJ IDEA 12 EAP is Spring Web Flow support. This post is a quick overview of the enhancements. Watch Spring Web Flow Support in Action

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Spring Security Support in IntelliJ IDEA 12 Leda

Support for widely used Spring Security has been enhanced in upcoming release of IntelliJ IDEA 12 Leda. I would like to highlight some of these changes here.

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Intelligent Copy&Paste

Do you find yourself copying and pasting parts of bodies between different methods and then facing broken code? Unfortunately, parameter names tend to differ — like in this (very simplified) example: Nothing is easier than fixing this problem with a … Continue reading

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Using Scope-Based Code Highlighting

One of not so well-known features of IntelliJ IDEA is an ability to differently highlight certain scopes in code editor. To use it, open the Settings dialog, under IDE Settings expand Editor, then expand Colors & Fonts, and select Scope … Continue reading

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IDEA 8.1.1: Improved Struts 2 support

The upcoming IntelliJ IDEA version 8.1.1, currently available as Release Candidate 1 from EAP will feature a lot of small and useful improvements to its built-in Struts 2 support. Among the others, you will find a better New Project wizard, … Continue reading

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