In this recipe, we are going to create a new Vaadin project in the Eclipse IDE.
Download and install the latest version from the Eclipse download page (specifically Eclipse IDE for Java EE Developers), http://www.eclipse.org/downloads.
There is an Eclipse extension for Vaadin, which helps us with the creation of Vaadin projects, widget set compilation, and so on. The instructions on how to install the extension are at http://vaadin.com/eclipse.
Carry out the following steps in order to create a new project in Eclipse IDE: