Category Archives: New Features

IntelliJ IDEA 2017.2 EAP, with Smarter Control Flow Analysis

Earlier we mentioned that IntelliJ IDEA 2017.2 EAP features improved control flow analysis that infers the contracts of certain methods of String, Array, Collection and Map classes. With today’s EAP build, this analysis becomes even smarter. If that sounds like … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.2 EAP: Run Dashboard for Spring Boot

Last week we’ve published a new IntelliJ IDEA 2017.2 EAP build, which, among various bugfixes and improvements, brings a new experimental feature, we think you may find very interesting. Because it’s still work in progress, you need to explicitly enable it … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.2 EAP is Here

It’s been only a month and a half since the release of IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1, but it’s time to shed a light on the next major update on which we’re going to work the entire Summer.

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IntellIJ IDEA 2017.1.1 Update is Available

If you haven’t yet upgraded to IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 , there’s all the more reason to do it now: a just-released, more stable and faster v2017.1.1 update. Major bugfixes: Better font rendering on Linux Find in Path usability improvements Various Gradle … Continue reading

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Spring Testing Improvements in IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1

In the last post we talked about Spring Data improvements, but it doesn’t stop there. IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1, released last week, has enhanced support for testing using the Spring framework. Gutter Icons and Navigation You’ll see that where you use the … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1: Java 9, Kotlin 1.1, Spring, Gradle, JavaScript, Go and more

IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 is available for download! In addition to many important bug fixes, this massive update brings lots of improvements to supported languages, frameworks, and built-in tools. Java 9: The latest builds of JDK 9 are fully supported, with … Continue reading

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Support for Java 9 Modules in IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1

IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 brings support for Java 9’s new modularity (Project Jigsaw). In this latest version, support includes code completion in the module-info.java file, and quick fixes for adding modules to your project. Let’s take a look at a basic example of a modular project. To … Continue reading

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Spring Data Improvements in IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1

The upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 includes numerous features to help Spring developers. In this post, we’re going to look specifically at the feature for Spring Data. Support for Spring Data has been updated to include support for features in release train Kay.

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Webinar Recording: Composite Builds with Gradle and IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1

One of the new features in IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 is full support for Gradle Composite Builds. We were fortunate to have Stefan Oehme from Gradle presenting a webinar, showing what composite builds are, how they work and why you might … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 Public Preview: Java 9, Debugger, VCS, Search, Editor and Many More

It’s been three months since we released v2016.3. Roughly half of this time we spent working on bug-fixes; some fixes made it to minor updates, others will go into v2017.1, and others are planned for further releases. The other half … Continue reading

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