Eclipse is a free and open-source integrated development environment (IDE) written in Java. It offers a large number of plugins and thus can be customized for almost every programming language or software framework.

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How do I link a project in Eclipse with the Git repository I imported from?

I've googled all day and there's so many Git questions, it's hard to find anything about my actual question, which is this. I have a local Git repository set up. I can pull a previously committed ...
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Eclipse (Kepler) periodically stops responding for some seconds

Platform I'm using Eclipse Kepler 4.3.2 (.M20140221-1700) on 64-bit Windows 7 Professional running on a Dell E6500 with 8GB RAM. Java VM is 1.7_u51. Java Auto Update is active as well as Windows ...
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Eclipse showing error for an android application in 'Package Explorer', but no error found anywhere in the code

I am developing an android application using Eclipse IDE. Eclipse is showing error icon on the android application, but I can't find any error anywhere inside the sub folders(sections). Because of ...
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Are Intel i7 core mobile processors decent enough for software development? [closed]

I'm reaching out because I'm in the market for a new laptop, and I would like something light that I can take with me for a job interview or meet clients, so I can demonstrate my source code and ...
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eclipse not started from command line in Ubuntu 14.04

I installed latest version of Eclipse at /opt/ directory in my Ubuntu 14.04 machine. Then I created a soft link to open it through command line: sudo ln -s /opt/eclipse/eclipse ...
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Eclipse Indigo freezes on 'Open Type' search

When I'm trying to search for a Java class with Ctrl-shift-T (Open Type popup), Eclipse freezes when I'm typing 1 character. It usually takes about 8 seconds to 'unfreeze', but sometimes it won't come ...
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update Eclipse PDT to php 5.5

The current stable php version is 5.5.1. At Eclipse PDT we're however still stuck on 5.4. I tried updating it to the latest version but it doesn't give me any new updates. In preferences - > PHP -> ...
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Dead key sequence for quotes works oddly in Eclipse in MacOS X

I'm using an US-International Keyboard in MacOS. The normal behavior for dead keys in every application is, for example, if I press the key sequence ', it understands that the comma doesn't carry ...
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step by step instructions for installing eclipse on Windows 7?

It's almost unbelievable to me that I can't find this (especially anywhere on the eclipse site), but how do install Eclipse? I'm using Windows 7. I have downloaded eclipse which was a big zip file. ...
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Setting java path in bashrc and cshrc

My system java's version is 1.6, for running Eclipse I need jre 1.7. I've already downloaded and unpacked the archive of java 1.7, but I cant change the default path from /usr/bin/java to my unpacked ...
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How to run web application in virtual machine using tomcat in the real machine

I´m Java developer and I´m want to test the system in different browser. My virtual machine is Virtual Box and I´m using Windows Xp with Internet Explorer 6, so I want to access Tomcat application in ...
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Eclipse shows splash screen and closes. How to fix?

Today I restarted my machine, and Eclipse (3.5, downloaded recently) shows a strange behaviour: shows splash screen for less than a sec quits This is in 100% of the cases, so I can't start Eclipse ...
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Installing EclipseFP on Mac OS X

I am trying to install EclipseFP. I'm running OS X Mavericks. I've tried following both the official installation instructions and the advice in this answer on SU, but I'm still having the same ...
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sshfs too slow while remote editing on Eclipse and other IDEs, what options to use to make it faster. *Not* for mac users

I've been looking into this problem, and it is common. But since there is a package for Mac with the same name, the solution for Mac users is hiding the solution for Linux users and our default sshfs. ...
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path completion in major IDEs

In vim I can use the ctrl-x ctrl-f shortcut for autocompleting file paths, a nice feature that I have missed all the time in all major IDEs, I am wondering how I can do it in the following: eclipse ...
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How to change default debug perspective in Eclipse?

While debugging, Eclipse opens its Debug perspective. I've made some changes to this perspective and saved it with other name. Is there a way to change default debug perspective to one created, so it ...
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Eclipse does not autocomplete both html and php tags in php file

I am using eclipse indigo. and i have installed WTP plugin. After i open php file in webcontent/ directory of my project it does not auto complete any php synatx and html tags too.. But html file ...
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Disable Windows 7’s “Open File - Security Warning” dialog for exe on local drive?

I am trying to run Eclipse java-galileo-SR2-win32 when I get open-file-security-warning. The files are just extracted from a zip file and put into a directory ...
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Can't install PhoneGap

tried the instructions carefully but still wont let me install using node command line. searching with other post but still wont solve the problem I am new so please bear with me :( please help me ...
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Eclipse Momentics - Rebuild project on config change setting

Where on Earth is it? I changed the setting by accident to do it every time I change a project configuration and it's driving me crazy. I'm using Eclipse 3.4 and CDT 5.0.2. This is Momentics 4.6.
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Eclipse (Kepler): committing a file deleted outside Eclipse

Scenario: I have a project open in Eclipse. I delete a file in this project using a different tool than Eclipse (for example a find script or Windows Explorer) Now, correctly, Eclipse will show ...
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Eclipse is unable to locate javaenvironment

I tried to run eclipse-jee-juno-win32-x86_64 on Windows 7, but it raised the following error java runtime environment JRE or java development kit must be available in order to run eclipse. No ...
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Unable to delete folder on Windows 8

I am struggling to delete a directory using Windows 8. There is a directory that is used by Eclipse/ADT to developer android apps. It is in my user folder (c:\Users\Mark.android). I have tried the ...
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Removing Eclipse completely

I had an Eclipse - Galileo working fine . Suddenly it started to hang till death(eclipse crashes) when I tried to open a DB2 table form DbViewer Plugin's Db tree View . I tried many stuffs , replacing ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 Eclipse Crash with no reason

I am using Xubuntu 14.04. Eclipse 3.8 crashing with no reason. Suddenly closed. I have no idea why. Nothing special in the .log file. I am using Oracle Java 1.8. I am using Eclipse 3.8 I use PDT ...
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How to remove Aptana from Eclipse?

How do I remove Aptana from Eclispe 3.5.2 on Mac OS X?
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Java version not recognized when JAVA_HOME defined for a particular USERACCOUNT

I have been struck with problem on my development box. I have JRE6 on my system and NO ADMIN RIGHTS. Used this command to add user variables rundll32 sysdm.cpl,EditEnvironmentVariables I have ...
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How do I reliably change the indentation width in Eclipse?

I tried to change the width of indentation of my Eclipse IDE to 2 via Preferences -> General -> Editors -> Text Editors -> Displayed Tab Width. However, when I press tab or shift + tab, I ...
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Disable formatting in Eclipse

I found that when I save a .java file in Eclipse, it helps me to reformat any indentation and line breaks. This is very annoying. How can I avoid it?
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How to customize Visual Studio C/C++ indentation/formatting beyond None/Block/Smart (Like Eclipse Can)

Is there a way to customize Visual Studio indentation/formatting in detail? There seems to be just three options: None, Block, Smart (in Options > Text Editor > C/C++ > Tabs). There are a couple ...
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How can I select a default interactive console in PyDev?

Using PyDev 2.7.1 in Eclipse 3.7.2, when I hit Ctrl+Alt+Enter to open a new interactive console, I get a dialog asking me what type of console I'd like to start ("Console for currently active editor", ...
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Is Eclipse supposed to segfault continuously?

Summary: The Java VM running Eclipse on my system appears to be working, but internally it gets segfaults constantly. Steps to reproduce: Download eclipse-cpp-kepler-SR2-linux-gtk-x86_64.tar.gz ...
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Eclipse (or JDK?) shifts keyboards

My installation of Eclipse, while using Java in Android projects, is changing my keyboard's layout when I write any invalid statement. For example: public class MainActivity extends Activity { ...
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Selective Find & Replace to pretty up my C code in Eclipse or Notepad++

I am working on a old C code which have debug statments like this: debug(1, "SomeDebugStmt %s %d", someString, someNumber); ... debug(2, "another SomeDebugStmt number 2 %s %d", anotherString, ...
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Mac OSX crashed and now global PATH settings seem to be incorrect

I had to hard power off my mac when it froze on the login screen after a sleep resume. After the reset it seems like any application that uses the system environment PATH to launch other processes ...
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How to add javadocs to eclipse

Where to add this: http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E17412_01/javame/config/cldc/ref-impl/midp2.0/jsr118/index.html so, when I highlight a word in eclipse ide, I will get the help.
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Remotely Control Rasberry pi via Wifi [closed]

I am designing an application in eclipse and I want to control the gpio pins on my rasberry pi, I would like to connect my phone to the rasberry pi board via wifi and control the rasberry pi...I am ...
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Content-assist/auto-complete properties from properties files in eclipse?

Is there a plugin/configuration available to allow me to ctrl+space auto-complete properties when I write .getProperties( in eclipse?
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Cannot rename eclipse project

An Eclipse project can normally be renamed by a right click on the project folder and "Rename...". Every time I try this I get the message "Resource 'Project' is out of sync with file system". I get ...
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Centos 6 Eclipse font rendering at 8pt

I am running Centos 6.4 and Eclipse Juno and I like coding at 8pt size. I keep seeing a few letters with no spaces in between them. I have tried DejaVu Sans Mono Book, Droid Sans Mono etc. The font in ...
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I open a Java source file in Eclipse and it opens in the default Windows handler app

This is extremely weird. Something happened to my Eclipse (Juno) and whenever I try to open a source (Java) file from withing the app, it will open the file in an external editor. I'm clueless. Will ...
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Eclipse FTP freezing after being idle

I am rather new to using Eclipse for working with Websites, so please if you need more information on what I am using just comment and I will edit it into the question. I did all this fun stuff to ...
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How to disable Ctrl+Shift+U in Ubuntu Linux?

ctrl+shift+u is a combined shortcut key in Eclipse. But when I press it, it shows up a u, just like input with an underline. I guess this shortcut has been declared by Ubuntu, so I can't use it. I ...
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What is a shared configuration? (Fedora)

What is a shared configuration? im using fedora 20 and attempting to run eclipse as root. i am advised against this as it will cause the "shared configuration" to no longer by in sync with the actual ...
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How can I prevent the “Welcome to Android Development” wizard from appearing when I start Eclipse?

I've written this on SuperUser as it's not a programming (programmers.se/stackoverflow) or Android-usage (android.se) question exactly. The "Welcome to Android Development" wizard is a wizard which ...
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How do I select a line on OSX?

I am editing text. A cumbersome way to select a line would be to go to the beginning of the line (cmd <-) and then select the whole line to the end (Shift cmd ->). Can I do better? Also shortcuts ...
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How to use my Eclipse CDT syntax coloring setup as my gVim color schemes?

As Eclipse cannot show two pans of code simultaneously, I am used to using gvim to have it. But the color scheme / syntax coloring is different, what makes code review and comparisons hard. Is there ...
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Change default viewer in eclipse/texlipse

Using Eclipse + Texlipse (LaTeX plugin) on Ubuntu 11.04 -- though it should apply to other OSs too. In the project explorer, double clicking on a PDF file will open it with the "System Editor" or ...
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Eclipse Helios install software invisible

Recently, when I try to install new software in Eclipse Helios (Help -> Install new software...), the list of plugins to install is always blank, even if I select a software site with available ...
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How to customize default tab in Eclipse?

I search by files often in Eclipse. Is it possible for the "File Search" tab to be opened by default when I press Ctrl+H?