Category: Quick guides

Top 15 Eclipse Keyboard Shortcuts for Java Developers

This tutorial shows the most commonly used keyboard shortcuts while developing a Java application using Eclipse IDE. Top 15 Eclipse shortcuts 1- CTRL-SHIFT-R: used to look for a specific resource in the work space, the resource could be (java class, XML, HTML, JS, .properties …etc). It’s allowed to use * in the search box if you’re not sure about the...

How to setup java on unix

This is a step-by-step guide to install java (JRE) on unix machine. Step-1 Download Java Download the appropriate tar.gz JRE package from oracle, choose the package which suits your system specifications (x86 for 32 bits) (x64 for 64 bits) and copy it to your user directory .i.e. /home/PG P.S: if you install x86 version on 64 bit environment, java may not consume the...

How to setup java on windows

This is a step-by-step guide to install java (JRE) on windows machine. Step-1 Download Java Download the appropriate JRE package from oracle, choose the package which suits your windows specifications (x86 for 32 bits) (x64 for 64 bits). P.S: if you install x86 version on 64 bit environment, java may not consume the dedicated amount of memory, it happened to...

How to create a web project using Maven in Eclipse

In this tutorial, we provide a step-by-step guide on how to create a web project using Maven in Eclipse. Prerequisites: Eclipse IDE (Mars release) Java 1.8 Apache tomcat 8 1. Step-1 Open eclipse, then select File -> New -> Maven Project. 2. Step-2 In the next screen, select the workspace of the project and keep the other options as default then...

How to setup Tomcat in Eclipse

In this tutorial, we provide a step-by-step guide on how to setup and configure Tomcat in Eclipse. Prerequisites: Eclipse IDE (Mars release) Java 1.8 Step-1 Download and install Apache Tomcat 8 using this tutorial. Step-2 Open eclipse, Window -> Show View -> Other -> Servers Click “OK”. Step-3 Inside Servers view, right click -> New -> Server -> Tomcat v8.0...