5. Introduction to NetBeans IDE

  1. Ying Bai

Published Online: 4 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118104651.ch5

Practical Database Programming with Java

Practical Database Programming with Java

How to Cite

Bai, Y. (2011) Introduction to NetBeans IDE, in Practical Database Programming with Java, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118104651.ch5

Author Information

  1. Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Johnson C. Smith University, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 16 SEP 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470889404

Online ISBN: 9781118104651



  • NetBeans IDE, current and updated IDEs - combining Java Software Development Kits and GUI components, building an Integrated Development Environment (IDE);
  • exploring NetBeans IDE 6.8 - popular technologies and applications, supported by NetBeans IDE 6.8;
  • Maven, project building and management tool - in portable and cross-platform applications, Apache Maven, tool for building and managing software projects


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview of the NetBeans IDE 6.8

  • Installing and Configuring the NetBeans IDE 6.8

  • Exploring NetBeans IDE 6.8

  • Chapter Summary

  • Homework