Eclipse IDE for Beginners: Increase Your Java Productivity

This course delivers the step-by-step guidance to help you master the core topics and techniques with Eclipse.
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  • Lectures 19
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

This course assumes you have some knowledge of Java.


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Excellent 5-Star Reviews!

Great for Beginners. I highly think the course was well laid out, short videos, easy to understand. I loved the course greatly. - Mike Ford

Good introduction to Eclipse. The instructor has done a pretty good job in putting together this material..very handy..Thank you. - Rajesh R

This was an excellent overview on how to use Eclipse. ... The course was perfect because it was just right the right amount of details and topics covered. Recommended for all beginners and those who just need a refresher. - Maureen Glaeser


This course provides an excellent introduction to the Eclipse IDE Development tool. This course is aimed at developers who want to quickly get up to speed with developing applications with Eclipse.

The course covers how to install Eclipse and customize Eclipse for your environment. You also learn how to create Java applications in the Eclipse which includes using the debugger.

The course shows you how to make use of a number of Eclipse productivity techniques such as navigating the source code, generating source code and creating unit tests. The course wraps by showing you how to import and export projects.

By the end of the course, you will have covered the major features of Eclipse and you can immediately apply them on your Java project.

Who Is This Course Suitable For?

  • Java developers: beginner, intermediate or advanced

Note: This course assumes you have some knowledge of Java.

You Will Learn How To

  1. Install the Eclipse IDE on their own computer
  2. Create a Java application with Eclipse
  3. Customize the Eclipse user interface
  4. Generate Java Source Code using Eclipse Wizards
  5. Refactor and Debug Java Source Code
  6. Run JUnit Tests
  7. Import and Export Projects
  8. Add External JAR files to your Eclipse Project

What are the requirements?

  • Students should have basic knowledge of Java progamming.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Install the Eclipse IDE on their own computer
  • Create a Java application with Eclipse
  • Customize the Eclipse user interface
  • Generate Java Source Code using Eclipse Wizards
  • Refactor and Debug Java Source Code
  • Run JUnit Tests
  • Import and Export Projects
  • Add External JAR files to your Eclipse Project

Who is the target audience?

  • The course is aimed at Eclipse beginners.
  • The main focus of this course is exploring all of the great features of the Eclipse tool.
  • We expect for you to already have Java programming experience. If you do not have Java experience then you should take a Java programming course first.

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Section 1: Course Introduction and Special Discount Offer
Closed Captions and Subtitles Available for English
Section 2: Getting Started with Eclipse

In this video tutorial, I will show you how to install the Eclipse IDE. I'll discuss the following topics:

- System Requirements
- Download Eclipse IDE
- Install Eclipse IDE
- Verify Eclipse IDE Installation

Create a Java Application with Eclipse
Exploring the Eclipse User Interface
Section 3: Managing Source Code

Source code for this lecture:

Searching and Navigating Source Code (part 2)
Generating Java Source Code
Refactoring Code - Extract Constants and Variables
Refactoring Code - Extract Methods, Rename Methods and Variables
Section 4: Advanced Features
Debugging Java Source Code
Adding JAR Files
Running JUnit Tests
Importing Projects
Exporting Projects
Setting Eclipse Preferences
Section 5: Summary
Section 6: Discount Coupon for More Java Training
Discount Coupon for More Java Training
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Instructor Biography

Chad Darby, Popular Java Instructor - 65,000+ Students

Chád (shod) Darby is an author, instructor and speaker in the Java development world.

Chád is a contributing author to several Java books, including Professional Java E-Commerce (Wrox Press), Beginning Java Networking (Wrox Press), and XML and Web Services Unleashed (Sams Publishing).

Chád has Java certifications from Oracle and IBM. 

He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

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