Welcome to NetBeans IDE How-to. Here you will learn about developing different Java applications using NetBeans IDE such as desktop applications, web applications, enterprise applications, mobile applications, and so on. NetBeans IDE helps a lot in the development of such applications. You can use NetBeans to develop some other applications that are also based on PHP, Groovy, C and C++, HTML 5, and so on. NetBeans IDE has support for Ant- and Maven-based applications with a number of templates.
This recipe will describe the way to install Java and NetBeans IDE onto your machine. Here we will use the latest version of Java and NetBeans IDE.