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Instant NetBeans IDE How-to

Book Description

Develop different Java applications such as desktop, web, enterprise, and mobile applications using NetBeans IDE

  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results.

  • Explore the drag-and-drop features of NetBeans IDE to write bug-free code without writing anything

  • Generate different code snippets and files with only a few clicks

  • Easy to use images and various controls within projects.

  • Build and Deploy java applications easily.

  • Rapid Application Development supported for Java Technologies, also supports many other technologies like PHP, Groovy.

In Detail

NetBeans is an open source IDE which is much more powerful than any other IDE available on the market for Java application development. It allows you to write and generate smart code, and utilize drag-and-drop tools. NetBeans gives complete flexibility with full support to developers for nearly all the latest technologies.

"Instant NetBeans IDE How-to" is a complete practical, hands-on guide that provides you with a number of clear step-by-step recipes, which will help you take advantage of the real power of Java technologies, and give you a good grounding in using it for your projects.

This book looks at the use of NetBeans IDE to develop Java applications like a professional, and clear all the hurdles without any hassle.

You will also learn how to develop desktop applications, web applications, enterprise applications, mobile applications, and how to deploy applications. We will also take a look at databases, validations, and so on. If you want to develop a Java application with just a few clicks and write less code, then this is the book for you.

"Instant NetBeans IDE How-to" will save your time to develop Java applications, and will guide you to build and deploy applications too.

Table of Contents

  1. Instant NetBeans IDE How-to
    1. Instant NetBeans IDE How-to
    2. Credits
    3. About the Author
    4. About the Reviewers
    5. www.PacktPub.com
      1. Support files, eBooks, discount offers and more
        1. Why Subscribe?
        2. Free Access for Packt account holders
    6. Preface
      1. What this book covers
      2. What you need for this book
      3. Who this book is for
      4. Conventions
      5. Reader feedback
      6. Customer support
        1. Downloading the example code
        2. Errata
        3. Piracy
        4. Questions
    7. 1. Instant NetBeans IDE How-to
      1. Downloading and installing Java and NetBeans IDE (Must know)
        1. How to do it...
        2. How it works...
        3. There's more...
          1. Customizing the NetBeans installation
          2. JDK home switch
      2. The Hello World application in NetBeans IDE (Must know)
        1. How to do it...
        2. How it works...
        3. There's more...
          1. Running the simple Java project
      3. Understanding the layout of NetBeans IDE (Should know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
      4. Creating different applications in NetBeans IDE (Must know)
        1. How to do it...
        2. How it works...
        3. There's more...
          1. Running a Java ME application
          2. Running a Java Web application
      5. Understanding UI Builder (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
      6. Designing projects in Java (Should know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
        4. There's more...
          1. How to add the same component multiple times
          2. How to insert components
          3. How to align components
          4. How to set controls to the same size
          5. How to resize components automatically
          6. How to indent components
          7. How to handle or use images in NetBeans IDE
          8. Viewing source code
          9. Preview and run the design
      7. Deploying a UI application (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
      8. Developing a web application using NetBeans IDE (Become an expert)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
      9. Using interfaces (Must know)
        1. How to do it...
        2. How it works...
        3. There's more...
          1. Implementing abstract methods from an interface
      10. Handling exceptions (Must know)
        1. Getting ready
        2. How to do it...
        3. How it works...
      11. Building and deploying the enterprise application (Become an expert)
        1. How to do it...
        2. How it works...