Beyond Comparison: Compare Anything in IntelliJ IDEA
IntelliJ IDEA provides powerful coding assistance features, smart code completion, tons of inspections and context actions, and much more. But IntelliJ IDEA is not just an editor. It has powerful features that can make your user experience pleasant and easy as well. Today, we’ll take a look at the options you have for comparing various elements in IntelliJ IDEA. Comparing project files L
Addressing the New UI Comments
Last week, we announced a preview program for the new UI that we’re working on for IntelliJ-based IDEs. We’ve received an overwhelming number of comments, and we can’t reply to each one individually, so we’d like to address some of the most common concerns. Before announcing the preview program, we ran an extensive dogfooding program inside JetBrains as well as usability tests with external users
Take Part in the New UI Preview for Your JetBrains IDE
Update: The preview program for the new UI is currently closed; everyone who applied has either already received an invitation link or will receive one very soon. We plan to open the new UI to all EAP users in the 2022.3 EAP cycle. Last year IntelliJ IDEA celebrated its 20th birthday. Over these past 20 years, we’ve been evolving all aspects of our product, including its user interface and usab
Ensure Greater Software Security With Package Analysis by Checkmarx in IntelliJ IDEA
Today we are happy to announce the partnership between JetBrains, a global software vendor that creates professional software development tools and advanced collaboration solutions, and Checkmarx, a global leader in developer-centric application security testing (AST) solutions. Checkmarx SCA (Software Composition Analysis) is now integrated directly into JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate throug
Any Comments? Comment Your Code Like a Pro With IntelliJ IDEA
After reading the title of this post, many developers might think that it doesn’t make sense. Professional developers write their code in a way that it is clear and readable not only to them, but to any developers that deal with it in the future – without any comments. While this is true, if we’re completely honest, we know it isn’t always as easy as that in real life. So, let’s take a look at how
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3.3 is available
We’ve just released a minor update for v2021.3.3 that you can get from our website, via the Toolbox App, from inside the IDE, or by using snaps if you’re a Ubuntu user. The latest release contains the following improvements and fixes: For more resolved issues, please refer to the release notes. If you find any issues that haven’t been resolved in this bug-fix release, please l
Smart Step-Into for Microservices Debugging
More and more development teams are adopting microservice architecture and are facing new challenges. It can be difficult to diagnose failures in a distributed system, and new solutions are required when testing and developing components that rely on other services. We’re announcing an experimental plugin for IntelliJ IDEA - Smart Step-Into for Microservice Debugging. It simplifies the process of
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3.1 Is Here!
We’ve just released the first minor update for v2021.3. Download IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3.1 from our website, update via the Toolbox App or from inside the IDE, or use snaps (on Ubuntu) IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3.3 introduced the concept of trusted projects to mitigate the risks associated with opening projects from unknown and untrusted sources. With v2021.3.1 we’ve changed the behavior and implem
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2.4 Is Out
We’ve just released IntelliJ IDEA 2021.2.4 with several valuable fixes. To download this version, visit our website, update your version using the ToolBox App or from inside the IDE, or use snaps if you are an Ubuntu user.IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3.3 introduced the concept of trusted projects to mitigate the risks associated with opening projects from unknown and untrusted sources.With v2021.2.4, we’
Create Merge Requests, Code Reviews, and Other Space Updates in IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3
With the updated Space plugin in IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3, create requests from within IDEA, add reactions, and mark files as viewed / not viewed.
IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3 RC2 is out!
This year’s third major release of your favorite IDE is just about the corner! Today the IntelliJ IDEA 2021.3 RC2 build is available for you to try. You can download it from our website, via the Toolbox App, or by using snaps for Ubuntu. Please note that to use the Release Candidate you will need an active subscription to IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate or to use a trial license. Yo