NetBeans IDE 8.2 Information

NetBeans IDE 8.2 provides out-of-the-box code analyzers and editors for working with the latest Java 8 technologies--Java SE 8, Java SE Embedded 8, and Java ME Embedded 8. The IDE also has a range of new tools for HTML5/JavaScript, in particular for Node.js, KnockoutJS, and AngularJS; enhancements that further improve its support for Maven and Java EE with PrimeFaces; and improvements to PHP and C/C++ support.

NetBeans IDE 8.2 is available in English, Brazilian Portuguese, Japanese, Russian, and Simplified Chinese.

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New Feature Highlights

ECMAScript 6 and Experimental ECMAScript 7 Support

  • New hexa, binary, and octal literals
  • Source editor support
  • Code completion for generators

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Node.js Enhancements

  • Grunt and Gulp Task Runners
  • Support for Node.js 4.0 and newer
  • Return statement in global context

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Oracle JET Support Enhancements

  • Oracle JET Base Distribution template
  • Oracle JET Quickstart Basic sample application
  • Oracle JET Component Interaction sample application

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PHP 7 Support

  • Editor enhancements
  • Custom annotations for PHP projects
  • Symfony 3 support
  • PHPUnit 5 support
  • Support for phpcs.xml configuration file

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Docker Support

  • Dockerfile editor with syntax highlighting
  • Full terminal and log support

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Editor Multicarets

Editor shortcuts for work with multiple carets

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Pinnable Watches

While debugging Java, JavaScript, or C/C++ code a tooltip with a value of a variable or a selection can be pinned into the editor window.

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SQL Profiling Improvements

  • New SQL Queries profiling mode
  • Colored profiling results based on user-defined filters

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C/C++ Enhacements

  • Redesigned to manage Run or Debug command configurations
  • Automated detection of the compiler used by a user's build system
  • Tool collection wrapper on Windows and Mac OSX

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See also the NetBeans IDE 8.2 New and Noteworthy page.

Visit the NetBeans Release Roadmap.