IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3.2 is here!
Today we’re happy to announce that a new IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3.2 bug-fix update is now available! Check out our release notes for the full list of fixes; and download the new version from the JetBrains Website or via Toolbox App. First and foremost, the Kotlin plugin bundled with the IDE has been updated to v1.2.10. The updated plugin contains a fix for a major Gradle performance regression KT-2
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3: Support for Kotlin Multi-platform Projects
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3.1 EAP is Out!
Even though IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 was released just yesterday, today we’re already opening up the chance to get going with the new EAP- IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3.1. You’re more then welcome to give this first EAP build a try. First of all, this build has the ability to install and deploy the IDE on Windows in silent mode. Now the silent installation of IntelliJ IDEA let you install multiple users ins
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3: Smarter Coding Assistance, Better Debugger, Run Dashboard, Frameworks Support and More
Exciting news! A new massive update for IntelliJ IDEA is here. Please welcome IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3! It includes loads of new features and dozens of important bugfixes. Try it right now, and see for yourself. Read more about the highlights of this release in this blog post. (more…)
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 guideline that indicates a suggested maximum line length, so the code is hard wrapped to the Right margin while typing or after Code Reformatting. We have enhanced this feature in In
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. Now you have the choice of three types of Docker Run Configurations: Docker Image Dockerfile Docker-compose (more…)
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 RC is out!
The wait is almost over, IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 RC is available for download! Here’s an overview of the most interesting updates to the build. New features and better Usability: The Background Image feature has been added to the general settings. There’s now a new easier way to change the background of your IDE – just click the Background Image button. (more…)
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 the oven. Snaps are really easy to install and use. On Ubuntu 16.04 LTS or later, snaps come pre-installed. We currently distribute IntelliJ IDEA EAP
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 you to migrate your JUnit 4 tests to JUnit 5. (more…)
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 for all of the Gradle build output. However, for running the task and testing, displaying the output in the Build Tool Window was not as useful for our users as we had ho
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 IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 Spring Boot MVC web support The long-awaited support for Spring Boot MVC web applications, is already available in the IDE. With IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3, MVC context for S
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP brings support for Local-Variable Type Inference
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP brings support for Local-Variable Type Inference. A long-awaited Java 9 has been released just a few weeks ago, but we’re already looking forward to the new goodies Java 10 is going to bring. Though the chances are it might not be called Java 10. Oracle has proposed moving Java to releases every six months, so we might have the next release already as early as March 201
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 Public Preview
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 is now available for public preview! Everyone is welcome to download the public preview build right away. We are committed to creating a better product, we really appreciate your input when you share your feedback and send us bug reports. We are constantly working to improve user experience and productivity, and, of course, on bug fixes. In this post, we’d like to give you a g
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3: VCS enhancements and more
The IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP is available! Before we take a look at the exciting new features the latest IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP build has to offer, let's talk about the VCS features we briefly announced last week. Version Control If you use Git or Mercurial for version control, you can already view all commits to all the branches in the Log view. Starting with this EAP, the IDE shows the
What’s New in IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP for Java EE 8
The long-awaited Java EE 8 is here, and it adds many new capabilities to the platform: Multiple CDI enhancements, including support for asynchronous events, HTTP/2 support in Servlet 4.0, and more. The IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP build expands support for Java EE 8 key features. We recently briefly announced these features, and now it’s time to provide more details on the improvements we've made in t
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP brings improvements for unloaded modules
The latest IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP build brings lots of new features, and now it’s time to take a look at the improvements for unloaded modules. In IntelliJ IDEA 2017.2 we announced an experimental feature called Load/Unload Modules. This feature allows you to unload unnecessary temporary modules from your project. The Load/Unload Modules feature is especially useful for managing modules in la
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP: Configurable command line shortener and more
We are approaching the release of IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 and are proud to give you a new EAP build! This build comes with awesome new features, and we hope these improvements will help you become even more productive. Configurable command line shortener When the classpath gets too long, or you have many VM arguments, the program cannot be launched. The reason is that most operating systems hav
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP: Grouping modules according to their qualified names and more
Great news! The fresh IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP build is out! In this EAP build you will find notable features and very important bugfixes. Last week Java 9 was released, and it brings the module concept to the Java platform – the project known as Jigsaw. Project Jigsaw aims to make it easier for developers to build and maintain large applications. The new concept encourages you to modularize yo
IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP: Better Synchronization of your Settings Across Devices and Other improvements
Today we’re publishing a new IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP build, which includes some very interesting features. Let’s have a look! Better synchronization of your settings across devices If you work with JetBrains IDEs on different computers, then you have probably faced an annoying issue. For each computer you use, you need to specify the IDE settings, such as: keyboard shortcuts, syntax highlig
What IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 EAP Brings to Database Tools
We’ve recently announced the opening of the EAP for IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3, and we have already even looked at some of the interesting EAP features. However, we didn’t cover changes in the database tools yet. So let’s explore the major changes in this area. Selecting schema when running SQL file IntelliJ IDEA 2017.3 now prompts you to choose database/schema along with a datasource when you try