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Hubert Klein Ikkink12/21/08
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Getting Javadoc from Maven Repositories

In my previous tip on NetBeans Zone we learned how to get available sources for a Maven dependency. We can also get Javadoc for the library. The Javadoc must be available of course otherwise NetBeans is not able to download anything.We right-click on...

Nitin Bharti12/18/08
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Leaving Woodstock – ICEsoft Provides Migration Path for RIA Developers on NetBeans IDE

While Sun recently abandoned support for Project Woodstock, an open-source JSF component repository launched in early 2007, love and peace may still reign for NetBeans users as they look to migrate their Woodstock applications to ICEfaces. 

Fedor Savrasov12/18/08
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NetBeans & Sun Tech Days in Tomsk, Russia

Here are some remarks about the Tomsk Sun Tech Days 2008 that was held on 7th November in the student business incubator of Tomsk university of electronic management's systems (TUSUR).There were more than 100 people in attendance, mostly from TUSUR, some from...

Hubert Klein Ikkink12/17/08
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Create a Groovy 1.5.7 Script in NetBeans IDE 6.5

In this article we will write a little Groovy script using NetBeans 6.5. NetBeans has Groovy (and Grails) support. We will see how we can use the latest Groovy version, 1.5.7, to support our script.Groovy support in NetBeans is coupled to Java projects. There...

Geertjan Wielenga12/16/08
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Drawing a Path in 48 Lines with JavaFX

Click to see all the code in a larger picture: Though it is completely functioning, as shown above, there's a lot more that could be added, as shown in this tutorial: http://javafx.com/samples/Draw/index.html 

Meera Subbarao12/16/08
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2008: A Developer's Retrospective

 I have been making New Year's resolutions for a long, long time. I don’t even remember when I actually started making them either. Yes, it has been so long. However, I never made resolutions which I couldn’t keep at all. I might have not succeeded in...

Hubert Klein Ikkink12/15/08
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Getting Sources in NetBeans IDE from Maven Repositories

Adding a new Maven dependency to our project in NetBeans IDE is very easy. But this will only get us the compiled classes. But what if we want to see the source code or look at the Javadoc?Well that is easy too! Suppose we have a project with a dependency on...

Geertjan Wielenga12/11/08
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Video: Getting Started with JavaFX Media

A very simple demo, showing the absolutely simplest approach to creating a JavaFX media player in under 5 minutes.

Lloyd Dunn12/08/08
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NetBeans Platform Provides the Pre-invented Wheel So You Can Get Things Done

The time management book "Getting Things Done", by David Allen, promises to help readers handle work-life tasks more productively through a simple five-step plan: collect, process, organize, review, and do. The book's approach has become a...

Geertjan Wielenga12/07/08
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JavaFX 1.0, Linux, NetBeans IDE

Attracted by the Video Puzzle, I followed Weiqi Gao's brilliant instructions and now I have JavaFX 1.0 on Linux: In particular, the list of samples is very promising:

karthikeyan Cho...12/02/08
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Setup Web Application Using JBoss Seam NetBeans Tomcat And Maven

In this post let us discuss how we can configure a web application using JBoss-Seam framework in Tomcat. Maven is used for build management and NetBeans 6.1 or 6.5 is the IDE used [with Maven plugin installed]. The web application under consideration is a...

Geertjan Wielenga11/30/08
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Video: Part 7 of an Introduction to the NetBeans APIs

The 2nd part of the revision that started with part 6, this time covering the FileSystem API, the Nodes API, and the Explorer & Property Sheet API.

Geertjan Wielenga11/20/08
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Video: Part 6 of an Introduction to the NetBeans APIs

A summary of the previous sections of this screencast series, applied to an actual application that we port step by step to the NetBeans Platform. At the end, we have a brand new NetBeans Platform application consisting of three modules. Go here for...

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...