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Jeff Rubinoff11/20/08
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Creating a NetBeans PHP Project from a Subversion Repository

This article describes my experience in creating a PHP project in NetBeans IDE 6.5 from the repository version of Mediawiki. The project included 3 kinds of data that a developer would probably want to handle differently:

Nitin Bharti11/19/08
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Building a Flickr Slideshow with NetBeans IDE 6.5

In this screencast, Justin Bolter, Technology Evangelist at Sun Microsystems, shows you how to build a PHP Flickr slideshow using NetBeans IDE 6.5 . Bolter...

Geertjan Wielenga11/19/08
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Why NetBeans Platform?

Yesterday was the first NetBeans Demo camp, in Munich. About 50 attended. The event began with an introduction by Toni Epple and then everyone watched the NetBeans 10th birthday movie: There were several presentations, all about the NetBeans Platform,...

Geertjan Wielenga11/18/08
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Video: Part 5 of an Introduction to the NetBeans APIs

Here's part 5, covering the Nodes API and the Explorer & Property Sheet API via 3 small demos and a bit of explanation.

Rob Demmer11/14/08
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Video: Working with JavaScript Toolkits in NetBeans IDE 6.5

A demonstration on how to work with JavaScript toolkits in the IDE. The screencast is divided into two parts. The first part shows how to add a toolkit that is registered with the IDE to a project; the second part shows how to register a new toolkit with the...

Geertjan Wielenga11/10/08
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@Transformation: Code Transformation Annotation

When marking code as deprecated, wouldn't it be cool if you could provide instructions for how the code should be correctly fixed? Jaroslav Tulach and Jan Lahoda from the NetBeans Team have started a new open source project at https://lang.dev.java.net/ for...

Geertjan Wielenga11/06/08
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Video: Part 4 of an Introduction to the NetBeans APIs

Welcome to part 4 of the 'Top 10 NetBeans APIs' screencast series. Assuming you've watched the previous three parts, you'll have sufficient background to watch this one: Download for off-line viewing here.  

Mark Stephens11/05/08
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How to Create & Import a JavaBean Component in NetBeans IDE (Part 2)

In the final installment of this two part tutorial (part 1 here), we look at how to import and use your new JavaBean component in the NetBeans GUI Builder Matisse.

Mark Stephens11/04/08
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How to Create & Import a JavaBean Component in NetBeans IDE (Part 1)

This article provides a simple introduction to creating and using JavaBean components in NetBeans IDE.

Geertjan Wielenga11/03/08
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Video: Part 3 of an Introduction to the NetBeans APIs

This one's veeery long. Pour yourself a coffee that will last you 47 minutes or so. NetBeans.tv rejected it because it was too large, so I had to resort to blip.tv (with a registration process that lasted all of 1 minute, literally) and the Sun...

Geertjan Wielenga10/24/08
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Video: Part 2 of an Introduction to the NetBeans APIs

Part 1 focused on the problem statement, the runtime container, and the Module System API. Now, in part 2, we will look at the next of the top 10 NetBeans APIs: the Lookup API. Related Links:

Geertjan Wielenga10/23/08
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Video: Part 1 of an Introduction to the NetBeans APIs

I've started a screencast series (my first screencast ever, so be nice) about the NetBeans APIs, their purpose, as well as some demos. Feedback would be very much appreciated.

Rob Demmer10/23/08
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Video: NetBeans IDE 6.5 Database Support Improvements

This screencast, by NetBeans engineer Andrei Badea, demonstrates enhancements to database support in NetBeans 6.5. These include support for the Sakila database, improved support for MySQL, improvements to the SQL Editor, SQL code completion, displaying...

Geertjan Wielenga10/21/08
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Starting with the Pivot Starter Kit in NetBeans IDE

The Pivot Starter Kit that was announced today is really a cool thing. A complete demo application for newbies to Pivot. I downloaded it and imported it into the IDE (a.k.a. 'I opened it as a free-form project'):

Geertjan Wielenga10/21/08
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Video: NetBeans Team Members Saying "Happy Birthday NetBeans"

What does the Prague office where the NetBeans Team works look like? And what do the people who work there look like? Below a video by James Branam and Lloyd Dunn from the Docs team, taken over the last weeks in the run up to the 10th birthday.