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Double Shift to Search Everywhere

As a user of IntelliJ IDEA, you may often find yourself wanting to increase your productivity by limiting the use of your mouse in your daily work.  With IntelliJ IDEA, you really only have to know a basic set of … Continue reading

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UI Secrets: Customize the Appearance of IntelliJ IDEA

IntelliJ IDEA includes a number of features to improve the readability of the source code, such as various code style settings and color schemes for proper highlighting. But writing source code is not the only activity when creating software. It … Continue reading

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Look Inside Compiled Code with Java Bytecode Decompiler

When something is there for us day after day, we tend to take it for granted. In IntelliJ IDEA, there are several features that many people don’t even notice, even as they use them all the time. One of these … Continue reading

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Local History in IntelliJ IDEA May Save Your Life Code

Continuing our series on how2pro with IntelliJ IDEA, today we’d like to tell you more about a good old feature that can turn out to be a real lifesaver: Local History. Unlike version control systems, which only keep track of … Continue reading

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DSM: prepare your application for modularity

Tracking dependencies between application components can be difficult. Complicated relationships and cyclic dependencies may seriously affect application performance and behavior, and hinder the reuse of components. But what if you could see the dependencies in your application? IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate … Continue reading

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