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IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 Is Out!
Today is the day! It is time to announce the release of our final major release of this year – IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3. Download it from our website, install it using the Toolbox App, upgrade from inside the IDE, or, if you are an Ubuntu user, upgrade using snaps. IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 offers a multitude of useful features, like interactive hints while debugging, Git staging support, extended support for Java 15 records and sealed classes, and more. It simplifies your daily work with endpoints, frameworks, and the profiler. The overall UX has been improved with better code completion based on mac
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 Release Candidate Is Out!
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 Release Candidate is now available! This is the final build before the major release and your last chance to test IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 before it is officially unveiled. Please note that this build requires a license for IntelliJ IDEA Ultimate. If you want to learn more about the new features and useful improvements included in IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3, you can check out our series of blog posts about the upcoming major version, watch the video highlights, and read the release notes, which identify all the tickets that have been closed. If you encounter any problems, please r
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 Beta 2 is Available!
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 Beta 2 is now available for download – upgrade to it from inside the IDE, or get it from our website or via the Toolbox app. The last major release of 2020 is just under two weeks, which means you need to hurry if you still want to test the new features. In case you missed our previous EAP blogs, here’s a video overview of everything that IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 has to offer: If you are wondering what else we’ve fixed or introduced, you can check out the release notes. And if you feel like there is room for improvement, please don’t hesitate to raise a ticket in our issue tr
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 Goes Beta!
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 Goes Beta! Today we hit a big milestone – the Beta version of IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 is available! This means all the new features are out and we are now working on fixing bugs and getting IntelliJ IDEA ready for the major release in December. You can get the Beta build from our website or via the Toolbox app. While we're busy putting on the finishing touches, you can download the Beta and try out the new features: Git staging support. Code With Me – a built-in service for collaborative development. Interactive hints for variables during debugging and inline watch
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP7: New UX for Extract Method Refactoring, Kubernetes Updates, SSR for Kotlin, and More
We’ve already covered many of the most prominent features that you will use in IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 in previous EAP blog posts. However, we still have some more in store for you. In this blog post, you will discover a new UX for the Extract Method refactoring, learn how to open any file in IntelliJ IDEA by default, and get to know what’s new in IntelliJ IDEA for Kubernetes. We invite you to test out all the new features by downloading the EAP from our website, installing it using the free Toolbox App, or updating to this latest EAP using snaps if you’re an Ubuntu user. Java New Extract Metho
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP6: Redesigned Endpoints, URL Inlay Hints, Spring Updates, and More
This week’s EAP is devoted to the new features and updates that will be available for the Ultimate Edition of IntelliJ IDEA in v2020.3. Discover the improved Endpoints tool window, more informative URL completion, important Spring updates, and more. We invite you to test out all the new features by downloading the EAP from our website, installing it using the free Toolbox App, or updating to this latest EAP using snaps if you’re an Ubuntu user. Endpoints Reworked Endpoints tool window In IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3, the Endpoints tool window for JVM projects will be significantly redesigned. Startin
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP5: ML Completion, Git Stage Support, Code With Me, and More
It is now week five of our Early Access Program. We hope that you are enjoying all the new features we’ve added so far and that you’re ready for another set of updates. In IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP5, you will be able to stage changes in Git, customize your run configurations on one screen, use the debugger for Gradle tasks, and more. We invite you to test out all the new features by downloading the EAP from our website, install it using the free Toolbox App, or update to this latest EAP using snaps if you’re an Ubuntu user. Editor Java code completion based on Machine-Learning One of the EAP
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP4: LightEdit Improvements, Java Inspections, and More
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP4 is out. In this EAP, you will get a sneak peek into the Java-related updates, discover what’s new for LightEdit mode, and learn how we are planning to support the Kotlin plugin. As always, you are welcome to test out all the new features. You can download the new EAP from our website, install it using the free Toolbox App, or update to this latest EAP using snaps if you’re an Ubuntu user. LightEdit improvements We introduced LightEdit mode in v2020.1 as a handy built-in lightweight text editor that you can use without leaving IntelliJ IDEA. Since then, we’ve been po
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP3: Debugger Inline Watches, Reader Mode, and More
New week, new features! As promised, in this blog post we’ll cover in more detail the updates coming to IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 that we’ve previously mentioned. We’ll also show off some of the new features that are already available in the EAP. In addition to learning about them here, we encourage you to join the Early Access Program and try them for yourself. You can download the new EAP from our website, get it from the free Toolbox App, or update using snaps if you’re an Ubuntu user. Let’s get started! User Experience Project view updates We are always looking for ways to make the IntelliJ
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP2 is Available
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP2 is now available. Here's a list of what you can expect in this new update: We have also rolled out a new macOS System Shortcuts Keymap. We will provide more details about these and other features in the upcoming IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 in future updates. Check out the full release notes for the complete list of closed tickets. Check for updates in IntelliJ IDEA to get this new build, or update from our free Toolbox App. You can also update using snaps if you’re an Ubuntu user, or download the new EAP build from our website.
IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 EAP: New Welcome Screen, Full Support for Sealed Classes, and More
The first pre-release build of IntelliJ IDEA 2020.3 is now available in the Early Access Program. This new round of updates will make your coding experience smoother and more customizable. Please join the program to test the new features and help us make IntelliJ IDEA better for you. As always, you can download the new EAP from our website, get it from the free Toolbox App, or update using snaps if you’re an Ubuntu user. (more…)