Category Archives: New Features

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

Posted in New Features, Release Candidates | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in New Features, Releases | Tagged , | 34 Comments

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

Posted in EAP Releases, New Features | Tagged , , , | 13 Comments

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

Posted in Beta Releases, New Features | Tagged , | 18 Comments

IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP: Gradle Composite Builds and Android Studio 2.2

Fresh IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP build, packed with various improvements is here. This and all future builds will have the Gradle composite builds support, so you can substitute any of your project dependencies with another project. Imagine your project has compilation time dependencies to org.sample:number-utils … Continue reading

Posted in EAP Releases, New Features | Tagged , , , , , | 32 Comments

IntellIJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP: JavaScript, TypeScript, React and Angular and More

Although recently we’ve been posting a lot about IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP and new features it brings, we did very little mention of JavaScript and companions. Well, it’s time to correct this oversight because the WebStorm wasn’t just sitting there all this time, … Continue reading

Posted in EAP Releases, New Features | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Fresh EAP with Refactorings to Java 8, Better VCS and Gradle Integrations

A new IntellIJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP build is out and ready to try. Other than the usual amount of bugfixes, it brings a couple of noticeable improvements. More Refactorings to Java 8 First of all, we continue with tuning the inspections that help refactor regular code … Continue reading

Posted in EAP Releases, New Features | Tagged , , , , , , | 12 Comments

IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP: Faster Git Log, Parameter Hints and More

Hooray! Fresh IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP build is out! Among the numerous bugfixes, this build addresses one of the issues that prevented it from being used on macOS Sierra. Users of macOS Sierra, we’re kindly asking you to thoroughly test this build and let us know … Continue reading

Posted in EAP Releases, New Features | Tagged , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP: Polyglot Maven, Grails View, Inspections and More

Say hello to the fresh IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 EAP build, which brings several new features worth checking out. Support for Polyglot Maven First of all, we’ve added the support for Polyglot Maven. In case you don’t know, this is a set of Maven extensions that … Continue reading

Posted in EAP Releases, New Features | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Share Your Stats to Improve Code Completion via Machine Learning

Code completion is, no doubt, one of the most useful features of any IDE. This is why IntelliJ IDEA offers it in so many flavors: Basic Completion, Smart Completion, Second Completion, Second Smart Completion, Statement Completion, and Hippie Completion. Each of these … Continue reading

Posted in New Features, News & Events | Tagged , | 6 Comments