Tag Archives: Performance

Experimental Zero-latency Typing in IntelliJ IDEA 15 EAP

From what we usually hear, the fans of Vim, Emacs, Sublime and other nice editors often explain their choice by performance concerns. IntelliJ IDEA for example may feel laggy (comparing to a text editor) when you type, and the usual … Continue reading

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Faster Groovy Compilation in IntelliJ IDEA 14.1

Compiling Groovy code is typically slower than compiling Java code, but in 14.1 we took a swing at speeding it up. First, we’re now supporting Groovy-Eclipse compiler that handles Java and Groovy simultaneously, which brings a noticeable performance gain. So, … Continue reading

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Faster Navigation with IntelliJ IDEA 13

As you already know, the Navigate actions is the fastest way to find anything you need: classes, files, or even symbols. Just start typing the search expression, and IntelliJ IDEA displays the cleverly arranged list of suggestions that you can … Continue reading

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IntelliJ IDEA 10 RC 3; indexing speed improvements

It’s not that we afraid to announce the final release. No. We just want to make it as good as possible. Hence, yet another candidate! The Community edition RC2 startup issue has been fixed, and a new RC build is … Continue reading

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Boosting IntelliJ IDEA Performance on Windows Systems

If you are running a Windows machine with NTFS disks, there is a good chance to double the performance of IntelliJ IDEA by optimizing the MFT tables, disk folder structure and Windows paging file. We have used the Diskeeper, 2007 … Continue reading

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