IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 Is Out!
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2, our summer release, is available! Download it from our website or by using the Toolbox App. You can also upgrade from inside the IDE or via snaps if you are a Ubuntu user. We’ve introduced many new features in various areas of the IDE and worked on improving the daily experience in IntelliJ IDEA. The changes were mostly based on the feedback in our issue tracker, which is our go-to tool for learning about your needs and pain points. So, we’d appreciate your thoughts on this release and help in solving any bugs that you may come across. See the most important upd
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 Release Candidate Is Out!
The IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 RC is available! The major release is coming soon, so now is the perfect time to give the new features a try. Download the latest build from our website or via the Toolbox App, upgrade to it from inside the IDE, or use snaps for Ubuntu. To use this build you need to have an active subscription to IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate. Don’t wait to familiarize yourself with the exciting new features 2021.2 will bring. You can start with project-wide analysis, which detects errors in your entire Java project. You can also try out the new actions that the IDE can perform upon
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 Beta 2 Is Available
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 Beta 2 is out! The latest build is available from our website, the free Toolbox App, or via snaps for Ubuntu. While we are putting the finishing touches on the product before the major release, you can watch a video highlighting the new features and improvements the upcoming version will bring. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RBhz-8fZN9A If you want to read about these and other changes, you can refer to our series of blog posts tagged with IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2. You still have time to share your feedback or report bugs to our issue tracker. We appreciate your he
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 Goes Beta!
The Beta version of IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 is going live! You can download the Beta build from our website, get it from the free Toolbox App, or update using snaps for Ubuntu. This build includes all the changes we introduced earlier in our recent EAP blog posts. It also delivers a highly-anticipated update: Async Profiler now works for users of Macs with M1 chips! Try it out! We’ll spend the next few weeks polishing the would-be release version, which means there is still time to report any bugs you find to our issue tracker and give us feedback on these updates. Here are the key f
IntelliJ IDEA EAP 6: Automatic Migration From Java EE to Jakarta EE, Shared Indexes for Spring Boot Projects, and More
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 EAP 6 is now available! You can get the new build from our website, through the free Toolbox App, or as a snap (for Ubuntu). In this final EAP before Beta, we have focused on some framework-specific updates. These include a new refactoring to simplify and speed up the migration of Java EE usages to Jakarta EE, automatic download of shared indexes for new Spring Boot projects, microservices diagrams, and more. This build also conveniently groups on-save actions in one place and offers a reworked structure view for diagrams. Let’s learn more about the new features.
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 EAP 2: Fast Access to Eclipse Projects, Package Search Integration, and More
Today we start week two of the IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 EAP. The new build is already available from our website, the free Toolbox App, or via snaps for Ubuntu users. This EAP build brings quick access to Eclipse projects, Async Profiler for Windows users, a bundled Package Search plugin, changes to pre-commit checks, helpful UI changes, and much more. Let’s examine the new features in more detail. User Experience Quick access to Eclipse projects If you have Eclipse projects stored locally on your machine, IntelliJ IDEA can now detect them automatically. To try this feature out o
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2 EAP Is Open!
Welcome to our second Early Access Program this year! It will offer a glimpse of the new features that will be included in the upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2, in addition to introducing useful quality improvements. The first EAP version is now available, offering automatic browser page reload when you save changes in the IDE, Ktor integration, WSL 2 and Run Targets for Kotlin, correct code highlighting when file system refresh is running, Java updates, and more. Join the program to test these and other updates and share your feedback with us. You can download the EAP build from our we