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How to focus view(Navigator or Explorer) by keyboard in Eclipse

I'm in edit space of Eclipse (in some java class) So, how to focus(to switch) view(Navigator or Explorer) by keyboard?
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In Eclipse, is it possible to configure two console views to always show the output from the same applications?

For example, I'm writing a server, whose logs I print to a console view. I'm also using testNG, whose logs I print to another console view. I use the "pin" functionality on the server console, ...
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How to enable inline JavaScript autocomplete in Eclipse IDE with the Aptana extension

Background I have Eclipse IDE. I have installed the Aptana studio plugin for Eclipse. I am editing an HTML file. JavaScript auto-complete / content assist only works half of the time: Eclipse won’t ...
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Where is the visualVM executable for linux?

I'm trying to install the VisualVM plugin for eclipse, on my Ubuntu linux. I'm following the instructions here. So I've done the installation part, and the plugin is installed to eclipse. Now for ...
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Creating a new project in eclipse

I am wondering what is a complete process of creating a new project in eclipse, so you can start writing your code. When I create a new C project, I enter its name click finish but then I can't ...
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Ctrl+Shift+I in Windows 7

Pressing Ctrl+Shift+I in Windows 7 results in a Tab character being inserted, regardless of the application. Since it conflicts with the default "Inspect" key binding in Eclipse, I would like to ...
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Hide Scrollbars in Eclipse Editors

I like Eclipse a lot, but I would like some way to easily hide the scrollbars in the Eclipse editors. I have seen this eclipse bug here, but don't know what to make of it (if it has been solved, why ...
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Is there a way to collapse all HTML code blocks in Eclipse for osx?

Does Eclipse have that "+/-" on the left to expand and collapse blocks of code in WTP HTML editor? WTP HTML EDITOR Suppose, I've got tens of thousands of lines to go through and would really like ...
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Upgrade to java 1.7 in eclipse on mac

I'm sort of a beginner with eclipse but I want to update the libraries or build path or whatever to java 1.7 from java 1.6 and I can't figure it out. I'm a computer science student at the university ...
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Eclipse Mars taking a long time to begin running code

I've been having a problem with Eclipse Java Mars where when I hit the run button to test my code it shows the following in the lower right corner of the IDE with a green progress bar: Launching ...
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Unable to install Java Runtime Environment (ver 7 update 65)

Background: I am trying to setup PyDev on Eclipse Luna. I have managed to download and installed Eclipse Luna. But on start up, it said I need to download and install latest Java Runtime Environment. ...
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Eclipse using huge amount of System Memory

I have a sophisticated workspace set up with many eclipse projects in my workspace directory. In total the size of workspace directory is just over a gig, with the .svn directory from subversion a ...
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Backspace key delete forward in eclipse

As the title says, my backspace key doesn't delete backward, instead it deletes forward (like when the insert key is pressed). I don't know if this is how it should be or if I did something wrong, ...
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how do I delete an Eclipse project when I've already deleted the folder and contents?

How do I fully delete an Eclipse project when I've already deleted the folder and contents? I want to do this so that I can reuse the project name.
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Can't edit files in Eclipse even though not read-only

This is such an amateur question I'm embarrassed I even have to ask. In Eclipse, sometimes I can't edit a file. I can open it, but it behaves as it if it's a read-only file—typing has no ...
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Eclipse Kepler cant install PHP PDT

I installed eclipse kepler SR2 in my windows 8 pc. But i cant install PHP PDT (http://download.eclipse.org/tools/pdt/updates/3.6) raises No repository found at ...
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Everytime Eclipse starts I get this error message (aptana plugin)

!ENTRY org.eclipse.core.jobs 4 2 2013-08-19 10:40:49.721 !MESSAGE An internal error occurred during: "Start Ruble bundle manager". !STACK 0 java.lang.NullPointerException at ...
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How to run Eclipse with java 8 temporarily so as to install jboss adaptor?

I want to install jboss adaptor to Eclipse, but according to the answers as below: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/31262682/eclipse-mars-not-showing-jboss-server I need to run eclipse with java 8 ...
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Error while running an Android project in Eclipse

I recently have installed Android SDK in Linux Mint 32-bit. After that I also installed ADT plugin in Eclipse and Android SDK packages. Everything was fine, but when I completed my Android project and ...
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Deployment Automation (Eclipse) from Command prompt

I want to automate the deployment in Eclipse through command prompt. Can I do it ? Basically It open eclipse and when i need to right click and choose validate and once validation is completed, i ...
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How to push an existing eclipse project to github?

Currently I'm developing some applications that I want to share with the community. Therefore I decided to use github. I could find a lot of tutorials that tell me how to create a repository from ...
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Android ADT/Eclipse compatible with Windows 8.1

I have Windows 8.1 and have installed the android adt (sdk) with eclipse. I can create a new app, but when I try and run it, the emulator explodes. The emulator window pops up than has to exit. I ...
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how can i import acm.program in eclipse?

I watched one of the Stanford online video lectures about java programming. The course relies on the acm.program, but when I try to import it using Eclipse, an error message ("The import acm cannot be ...
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Relocate Eclipse on Mac

I've rather daftly been using Eclipse IDE from an install location on an External Hard Drive as initially I wasn't going to be keeping this particular laptop. How do I move the install from the ...
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Android AVD wiped off of Eclipse after update

It looks like Eclipse updated recently. I am teaching a CS course that uses Eclipse and the Android ADT plugin to create mobile apps in the class. All of a sudden Monday the Android ADT Plugin with ...
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Could not create jvm fatal exception

I installed Parasoft soatest 9.7 software.when i try to open got the error as could not create jvm fatal exception.i tried mostly all solutions for this issue I went to eclipse.ini confg file change ...
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Eclipse not Detecting Attempt to Upgrade from Luna to Mars

I am trying to upgrade my installation of Eclipse from Luna to Mars, but I am having an issue with Eclipse not finding any updates even though I have added the Eclipse Mars repository to the list of ...
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How do I make all file types open in the internal editor in eclipse?

When using the open file dialog on Eclipse, many file types open in the internal editor as expected (.java, .txt). However, others open in an external editor. For example on my system attempting to ...
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Dropbox can't sync “write.lock” (access denied)

I have my Eclipse IDE workspace stored on Dropbox, this way I can access the same environment from multiple computers. Recently Dropbox is stuck syncing the write.lock file in the Eclipse workspace's ...
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Turn off ALT + numeric keypad ASCII symbol insertion?

Call me old fashioned but I like to use the cursor keys on the numeric keypad with Num Lock turned off. (There was a time many years ago when standard keyboards only had this...) This is fine most of ...
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Eclipse RSE - Setting up Sftp through multiple hops

So I have my local windows server, we'll call locWin1. I also have two remote linux servers, remLin1 and remLin2. locWin1 can SSH to remLin1, but not to remLin2. remLin1 can SSH to remLin2. I am ...
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Background color behaves bad in eclipse

I am trying to change background color for eclipse. I want the editor background to be completely black. To make the UI respond I first have to choose a random color, as I do at step A in the picture. ...
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Which Eclipse base type should I install for ColdFusion Development?

When you use the Eclipse Installer for Windows 7 32 bit there is a screen with a list of options on which eclipse to install. I know eventually I will be adding the CFEclipse add-on but I am not sure ...
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Windows 2012 r2 shutdown randomly

I've been suffering a while from a problem on IBM server having windows 2012 R2 with RDS and Hyper V developers are using RDS to connect on this machine or on the Hyper V virtual servers the Visual ...
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2nd Instance of Tomcat not showing up in Eclipse Mars server console

I have one instance of tomcat already added in the server console as shown below: I am trying to add another instance of tomcat server using the following steps : Add Server Runtime Window - ...
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Eclipse on OS X El Capitan: Version 1.6 of the JVM is not suitable for this product

I've updated to El Capitan, and now want to run Eclipse. Luna didn't work, so I downloaded the latest version, Eclipse Mars. At startup it told me to install Java 1.6. So I did, and then I get this: ...
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Eclips c/c++ error: Launch failed. Binary not found

I am using a C/c++ eclipse and I built a project Hello with a Source file helloworld.c and i here is my code: #include <stdio.h> int main(){ printf("Hello world!\n"); return 0; } i build and ...
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Github file ok in one machine but not working in another

I have a .svg file that a fellow colleague committed to Github and I pulled at work for edits and committed. Some urgent edits where asked and now I'm editing the file from home, the file doesn't open ...
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Remote editing with Eclipse IDE through an SSH tunnel

I work on a server that is behind a firewall and only accessible from the outside through an intermediary. When I work from home, I need to log into serverA and from there ssh to server B, the server ...
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Add Tomcat 8 Server to Eclipse Mars in Ubuntu

I followed this tutorial to install tomcat 8 on my Ubuntu 14.04. As you can see, tomcat is not run on the root user but on another user tomcat. My eclipse Mars is installed on the root user. But when ...
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How to compile C++ code in Notepad++

I'm trying to code in C++ using Notepad++. As far as I know, Notepad++ needs to have scripts compiled by an external compiler (if this is not true please let me know) so I'm looking at using Eclipse ...
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Making Eclipse portable

Note: Yes, I've seen this. However, it seems like Eclipse has changed something since 2010, because trying to run a fresh install from my flash drive doesn't work anymore. Since the question was asked ...
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Run (CTRL + F11) dont work on xml files on Eclipse bundle with Android SDK

I've downloaded adt-bundle-windows-x86_64. Everything work fine but if I'm focused on a xml file when I click on Run button or press CTRL + F11 or try to run from the Menu, it doesn't work. This is a ...
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Want to stop build for a particular working set in Eclipse

I have a number of working sets, such as APPLICATION, MODULE, UI, and more. When I clean and build my project in Eclipse, I am getting errors related to the UI working set (there are Java projects ...
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How can I open an XML file with the built-in XML editor in Eclipse?

I am learning how to make Android applications from HEAD FIRST ANDROID. In one chapter we are making an application which will show the NASA DAILY IMAGE on an Android phone. We are using RSS feeds in ...
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Eclipse shows that it builds, but doesn't

My eclipse is acting really weird. When I do a build/clean and build, it doesn't throw any errors, but in fact it doesn't really do a new build. Only if I restart and do a build, does it do an actual ...
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Eclipse freezes all the time

I am using eclipse luna and installed pydev plugin in it. It freezes frequently, I need to switch to another file and come back to previous file then it starts working.
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Configuring JDK, SDK with Android Studio and Eclipse

First, I installed jdk-7u80-windows-x64 from Oracle, after that I install android studio along with SDK(I don't know what version) and they run smoothly. Second, I opened eclipse because I have ...
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Can I use Eclipse IDE in corporate/business environment without bothering about EPL or like?

I'm not an legal matter expert, but a common programmer using Eclipse IDE for most of my coding works at home for personal hobby projects and learning. Is there any license issues in using Eclipse ...
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The field Component.height is not visible: Java

I am making a program, and it keeps on saying: The field Component.height is not visible This is the program (The file that won't work): package my.project.gop.main; import javax.swing.JFrame; ...