Netbeans is not only a great IDE and platform, it is also a community of programming enthusiasts. 100 NetBeansTMIDE Tips and Tricks is a collection of the best technical tips for the NetBeans IDE, collected from community blogs, forums, NetBeans evangelists, and the author’s personal experience. It focuses on specific recipes that can make you more productive in your routine development tasks and provides answers to your most pressing questions. The default software version for these tips is NetBeans IDE 6.0, when a feature is specific to another version, it is called out. The default platform is Microsoft Windows; Mac OS keyboard shortcuts are noted in parentheses.