9-Apr-12 (Created: 9-Apr-12) | More in 'Eclipse'

Frequently needed Eclipse tasks

Task tips

Task Key/Menu Recommendation
Starup none Use shortcut with VM and workspace specified
workspace none Use 1 workspace for all/most of your projects
Build automatically menu/project/build automatically Turn on automatic build
place my project in an outside directory menu/file/new/project Check off default directory and specify your own
Creating a jar file java project/right-click/export/jar file Use jar descriptor files
Recreating a jar file descriptorfile/right click/create jar Locate the descriptor file and right click on it to recreate the jar file with the same specs