Category Archives: New Features

Fumigating the IDEA Ultimate code using dataflow analysis

IntelliJ IDEA ships with thousands of Java code inspections. Most of them work like very advanced regular expressions: they look for specific patterns in the code which look like typos, are not very performant, confusing, or overly verbose. However one … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA starts 2018.1 Early Access Program

We are pleased to announce the start of the Early Access Program for our next major release – IntelliJ IDEA 2018.1! The first IntelliJ IDEA 2018.1 EAP build is already available for download, and it brings you lots of improvements … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3: Support for Kotlin Multi-platform Projects

The Kotlin plugin bundled with IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 has been updated to Kotlin 1.2. The key new feature of Kotlin 1.2 is its support for multi-platform projects – projects where the same code is compiled to target the JVM or … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3: Debugger Improvements

As usual, the latest release of IntelliJ IDEA comes with improvements to help with debugging applications. New Overhead Tab Debugging an application comes with an inevitable cost. While we may know this, it’s not always obvious what this might be.  IntelliJ IDEA … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3: New Preview panel for SVG editor, multiple soft limits and more

The release of IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 is just around the corner. And we have some more features which we would like to tell you about. Check them out! Multiple soft limits In IntelliJ IDEA in the Editor there is a … Continue reading

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What does IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 have in store for Docker support?

In IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 the Docker integration has had a lot of changes made to it, both big and small. What does this really entail though? Let’s find out! First of all, there are improvements to the Run/Debug Configurations dialog. … Continue reading

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Install IntelliJ IDEA on Ubuntu with Snaps

Exciting news for Ubuntu users: you can now use snaps to install IntelliJ IDEA EAP builds, including both community and ultimate editions. Snaps will update your app automatically, and you’ll always have a fresh IntelliJ IDEA build right out of … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3: JUnit support

The JUnit 5 testing framework was released on September 10. However, IntelliJ IDEA has had support for JUnit 5 for quite some time, and the latest v2017.3 provides even more goodies – inspections and quick-fixes to make it easier for … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP is here!

Please welcome our new IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP build. This build includes several changes let’s dive right in and take a look at the most notable ones. New Build Tool Window IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 had a new Build Tool Window … Continue reading

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What’s new in IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 for Spring Boot

In this post, we’ll give you a summary of the improvements we have made in our support for Spring Boot and the brand new Spring Boot MVC; all of which will be available and waiting for you in the upcoming … Continue reading

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