Category Archives: New Features

IntellIJ IDEA 2017.1 EAP: Async Smart Step Into and Faster Git File History

Last week we published EAP of the upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 that included initial support for async stacktraces. Today, along with a fresh EAP build, we’re happy to introduce another improvement aimed at making debugging asynchronous code easier: step into that supports lambda expressions … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 EAP Extends Debugger with Async Stacktraces

Following the reactive programming trend, our code is getting more asynchronous. Earlier Java 8 introduced CompletableFuture (adopted from Guava’s ListenableFuture). Akka, Ratpack, Reactor, RxJava, Vert.x and other libraries implement Reactive Streams, Scala offers Future, Kotlin is adding Coroutines, and finally, Java 9 is about to bring us the … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 EAP 171.2613.7 is Out

Hello, and welcome to IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 weekly. We have a fresh EAP build, that, among the usual bugfixes, brings several notable changes: ANSI color codes are now supported by the Docker and Google App Engine consoles Docker tool window now allows you … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 EAP is Out

Finally, the holidays are over and it’s time to get back to work. We hope you’ve already had a chance to try IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 EAP. If not, there’s one more reason to do it now: a freshly published EAP build. Along … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 EAP is Open

It’s only been a month since we released IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3, but we’re already starting the IntelliJ IDEA 2017.1 EAP (Early Access Program). This EAP offers a glimpse into the update planned for next spring. Read on to learn about … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3.1 is Out

If you haven’t tried the new and shiny IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 yet, there’s a good reason to do it right now. Welcome IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3.1, an update that brings lots of important bugfixes. One of the most notable changes in this build is the … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3.1 RC Updates JUnit 5 Support to M3

Great news! A fresh update for IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 is coming soon. Today we’ve published its RC build. In addition to bugfixes, this build updates JUnit 5 support to M3. Note that if you plan to run JUnit 5 M2, you have to either use … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 GA: Java 8 and ES6, Debugger and UI improvements, and a Ton More

Please meet IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3, the third massive IDE update planned for this year. Two years ago we used to have one major release per year. Now we have three and all feature-rich – not to mention tons of minor … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP Adds React Native Debugger

Last week we’ve announced a public preview of IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3. Today we’re publishing a fresh EAP build. Please give it a thorough look, and let us know (through our issue tracker) about any issues you’ll find. In addition to bugfixes, this RC brings the support for React Native. Now you can … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 Public Preview

There is an old saying, “time flies when you’re having fun.” By that measure, the past three months have been a lot of fun! But today it’s time to give you a glimpse of what has kept us having fun … Continue reading

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