NetBeans IDE

NetBeans IDE 7.0

Free
An open-source IDE that enables to create web, desktop/mobile applications
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The NetBeans IDE is an award-winning integrated development environment available for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Solaris. The NetBeans project consists of an open-source IDE and an application platform that enable developers to rapidly create web, enterprise, desktop, and mobile applications using the Java platform, as well as PHP, JavaScript and Ajax, Groovy and Grails, and C/C++.

Main Features :

1. JDK 7
- Project Coin support
- Editor enhancements: Code completion, hints
2. WebLogic Server
- Streamlined and faster deployment to WebLogic
- New server runtime node displaying deployed applications and resources
- JSF integration with server libraries
3. Oracle Database
- Simplified connection wizard
- Guided installation to JDBC driver
- Editing and deployment of stored procedures
4. GlassFish
- GlassFish 3.1 support
- Domain restart and log viewer for remote GlassFish
- Enable and disable deployed applications
5. Web Languages
- HTML5 editing support
- JSON formatter
6. PHP
- Generate PhpDoc
- Rename refactoring, Safe Delete Refactoring
- PHP 5.3 - Support for aliases
7. NetBeans Platform
- Annotations for generating Action registrations in the layer
- Performance enhancements & tight integration with Profiler
- Additional NetBeans API changes
8. General
- Word wrap in Editor
- Enhanced Profiler integration
- Less intrusive checking for external changes when switching between the IDE and other programs.

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