The first program is usually HelloWorld, so let's go ahead and create a new HelloWorld project. In NetBeans, you have several options for the type of application you want to create. For this series, we are only using the Java/Java Application. It is important to provide a meaningful name for each of your projects, but NetBeans does provide a default project name if you so choose.
- [Voiceover] Now that we've had a chance to…look at the menu options in NetBeans,…let's start to have some fun.…Let's create our first program.…We're going to go to file, and new project.…Every Java application starts as a project.…Notice in NetBeans, we have several categories…to choose from, Java, JavaFX, which is…the graphical user interface version of Java,…Mavin, NetBeans Modules and Samples.…For this series, we're only going to use Java…and under projects, we'll stick with a Java application.…
So, I'm going to go ahead and click next.…Under name and location, you'll notice that…NetBeans automatically defaults to…JavaApplication3 as the name.…That's not very meaningful, so we want to change…that name and call it HelloWorld,…remember, you don't want to have…spaces in your project name.…As you can see, I'm using CamelCase,…which is where you capitalize the first letter…of each word, so capital H and capital W in HelloWorld.…The project location is already set for us.…NetBeans creates a folder in your documents folder…
- What is an IDE?
- Viewing and organizing files in an IDE
- Downloading and installing different IDEs
- Coding with shortcuts and autocompletion
- Using templates
- Finding and referencing files
- Debugging Java code in an IDE
Skill Level Beginner
1. A Quick Review of IDE Basics
2. NetBeans IDE
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