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Develop Desktop Applications

Develop state-of-the-art modular Swing applications using the NetBeans Platform framework.

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Report a Bug

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Join the NetBeans Dream Team

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Test Upcoming Releases

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Translate NetBeans Resources

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Teach with the NetBeans IDE

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