NetBeans IDE 6.1 Final Release

It’s here… the final release of NetBeans 6.1. Download it here : Release Overview : Release Notes :

Experimenting With JavaScript Support in NetBeans 6.1

NetBeans 6.1 includes new and improved JavaScript support. The NetBeans New and Noteworthy page on the NetBeans Wiki lists the following new and updated features : Semantic Highlighting Mark occurrences Instant Rename Refactoring Quick Fixes and Semantic Checks Tasklist Code Completion and Type Analysis Go To Declaration Documentation Embedded Completion Browser Compatibility Info Embedding Open [...]

NetBeans Presentation at Java Users Group in Albany, NY.

I’d like to thank everyone who came out Thursday night, April 17, to hear me speak at the meeting of the Capital District Java Developer’s Network in Albany, NY, USA. This is the third or fourth time I’ve spoken at meetings of this group and I always have enjoyed it, especially when I can talk [...]

Exploring Ant Build File Changes for Java Web Projects in NetBeans 6.1

While working with a Java Web Application in NetBeans, I noticed some slight changes in the Ant build file for my project between NetBeans 6.0 and 6.1. This article explores some of the problems these changes caused to help out anyone with similar issues.