This chapter describes the basic properties and functions of the NetBeans IDE. The chapter should help facilitate the migration from the Eclipse IDE to the Net Beans IDE, and make it easier to start working with the NetBeans Platform.
This section introduces techniques, fundamental characteristics, and functions of the NetBeans IDE. It helps smooth the transition from the Eclipse IDE to the NetBeans IDE, and provides an introduction to the NetBeans Platform.
Table 39-1 provides a basic overview of where you can find the windows and functions you know from the Eclipse IDE, within the NetBeans IDE.
In the NetBeans IDE, mapping keyboard shortcuts ...