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Development in most programming languages is frequently done with an editor or integrated development environment (IDE). An IDE is a software application that provide comprehensive facilities to computer programmers for software development. An IDE normally consists of a source code editor, build automation tools and a debugger. XCode, Visual Studio, Adobe Dreamweaver and Eclipse are some of the more popular development tools, but an editor or IDE can be anything from simple text editors to sophisticated programs. Related topics: All programming and development language, database and web based content management systems topics

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what are differences between project explorer and package explorer in eclipse.

how to open package explorer by default when opening eclipse

Please advise
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Hi Experts

Could you point what must to be done to reobtain the default layout panes when using Netbeans?

After bothering it's completelly deconfigurated:
I tryed the menu option Window >> Reconfiguration

With no success.

Thanks in advance!
Hi Experts

Could you confirm if the overall Visual Studio 2008 OLAP project concepts  (BIDS) are still useful nowadays?

I'm following a video course I obtained using this OLAP version.

I couldn't find any more apropriated topis for this question.

Thanks in advance
I'm trying to change the color of my tabs (it can be all one color across all tabs, it's just right now it has a black background color with dull gray for the text color) and was wondering what the best approach would be; Use a 3rd party library or use styles.css to change the colors.

Any help is greatly appreciated :)
I need your help . I think there is possible to use something in Visual Studio Net (2017, C#) to calculate FFT, FIR and IIR filters.  I remember I read it somewhere but
I don't remember what was it.
Do you know what can I use for very fast process?
Looking forward for your suggestions.
notepad++ how to color a word.  say i have word called happy. I want to color it as yellow brush show that it is more distinguishable.
how to do it.
Also how to do that in word pad as well

Please advise
Hi, Trying to build a java project in Eclipse Neon and I'm getting the error below. When I look at the Java compiler settings for the project it shows as using 1.8 so I'm not sure where it is getting the 1.7 from. My java version is Is there another eclipse settings somewhere which might still be referring to 1.7

lambda expressions are not supported in -source 1.7
  (use -source 8 or higher to enable lambda expressions)

Hi, I need to create web pages with images, videos, animations(flash and swf) and CSS.

I do not know coding.

Can you please suggest a list of open source and also a list of paid WYSIWYG HTML editors that I can use to create HTML pages with minimal coding effort.

Please provide your responses asap.

Thanks for your support.

Warm Regards,
Sriram. K
I have to modify a Qt Creator project on Windows 7. The compiler/linker uses Visual Studio 2010 Pro SP1. (The debugger works on VS, but not on Qt.)
I debug by adding print statements. I want to be able to debug using a debugger.

I found this page which also leads to subsequent links.

The IT department (one person) is overworked, and this debugger task is considered low priority. Furthermore, the admin has no idea how to get the debugger to work. The lead said that if I can come up with a step-by-step written list of things to do, then he would raise the priority of getting the debugger to work. Statements like "add <...> to Qt screen <...>" doesn't help since IT won't know what to do. Need detailed steps.

Maybe someone has already done this and can provide these detailed steps (supported by links so I can review and ask questions, to help clarify the steps - I get one shot to get this to work). General comments and links without the detailed steps probably won't help the IT guy.

A year ago, I think I saw that we needed a version of SDK (maybe SDK 7.1?) to get the Qt Debugger to work. This SDK is not installed on my Windows 7 workstation, but I am told that we are allowed to install it. In general, we have a list of items we are allowed to install, and anything not on the list is not permitted.

My environment:
Windows 7
Qt Creator 2.6.0 based on Qt 4.8.2
Qt Compiler/linker used is hooked to Visual …
I am using Windows computer.  I use telnet utility to connect to remote Linux machine and work on that machine remotely.

My embedded 'C' language project is in Linux machine.  I am using vim editor.  

Is it possible to open file in vim editor that is not in the current directory?
For example, from home directory I want to open a 'C' language file that's in any directory in the Linux File System.
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source folder vs folder

In eclipse i created java project call UserAdminProj

I right clicked on above project and selected new "Source Folder" option and gave name mentioned Test.

It created test source folder.

My question is when i right click on the UserAdminProj i see other option with "Folder"

How these two different
please advise

I'm attempting to install netbeans 8.2 on a standalone (No internet connect) PC running Fedora 12

I've downloaded and copied over  both the Java "jdk-8u161-nb-8_2-linux-x65.sh" and "netbeans-8.2-linux.sh"

I've Followed instructions here

Steps Taken
first opened su terminal and cd to Download folder
chmod +x jdk-8u161-nb-8_2-linux-x65.sh and netbeans-8.2-linux.sh

typed install jdk-8u161-nb-8_2-linux-x65.sh got error about missing destination file operand after

in a file browser double clicked  jdk-8u161-nb-8_2-linux-x65.sh   installation wizard appeared and I accepted the default location


after finished Netbeans open up with only default JAVA apps

attempted to repeat the process with  netbeans-8.2-linux.sh but nothing happens

in a file browser after double   clicking on the file a pop up appears saying this is an executable text file with options to Run, Cancel etc

I chose run but nothing  happens

Any idea how to install the other components?
I need to write html/PHP/ Javasript app and possibly perl but that's a pluggin
I have a live working Django web application on my desktop.
I created a project for it in Pycharm.
What kind of setup do I need to be able to debug  using the current production webserver, settings, etc.
what are steps for eclipse decompiler set up.
Any good link or resources appreciated.
I went to help install new softwares and searched on decompiler says no site listed

Please advise
String contactNumber = null;
 contactPhone = String.valueOf(PropertyHelp.getXYZProperties().getProperty("common_support_phone"));//XYZ.properties has common_support_phone=8001234567
            while getting contactNumber from a property file i am getting null.

How does eclipse resolve .property file entries. How it reads them?
how to debug to see correct value 8001234567 comes from it rather than wrong value?
any good end to end examples, resources on this?

please advise
I'm using windows computer.  My source code is in Linux Server.  I telnet to Linux Server.
I invoke command vi filename.  File opens but it hard to see the text.  Please see attached.  Is there way to change color or background color of opened file?
eclipse network connection what is difference between native, direct, manual drop down options?

when to choose which one

please advise
Greetings EE:

I needed to perform a clean install of Windows 10 Pro. The VSTS source directory found at C:\Users\xxx\source was deleted during this process.

I am not familiar with how this source directory plays a part using VSTS. I believe I need to recover what was in the source directory in order for Visual Studio Pro 2017 to stop indicating it couldn't find all of the VSTS information in order to connect with VSTS for my solutions and projects.

Is there a way to recover what was in the source directory?

I hope I did not muddy the waters too much. Any assistance you can provide is most appreciated.

Much thanks,
David Bach
How do you Switch Views within the same Child Frame?  C++ VS2018 15.5.6  I am using the MFC Doc/View Architecture.  I can create new 7 document, as programed.  I have seen several different code examples for do it within the Main Frame, however not within the Child Frame class.  I have created several different CView based classes.  I have added the #include(s) for them in the App.h file header, and this header is included in the ChildFm.cpp file.  It shows up OK as far as Intellisense is concerned.  
// ChildFrm.cpp : implementation of the CChildFrame class
#include "stdafx.h"
#include "TCPG.h"
#ifdef _DEBUG
#define new DEBUG_NEW

// CChildFrame
      ON_COMMAND(ID_VIEW_PLAYERVIEW, &CChildFrame::OnViewPlayerview)
      ON_COMMAND(ID_VIEW_QUESTIONVIEW, &CChildFrame::OnViewQuestionview)
      ON_COMMAND(ID_VIEW_LAYOUTVIEW, &CChildFrame::OnViewLayoutview)
      ON_COMMAND(ID_VIEW_YOURREADING, &CChildFrame::OnViewYourreading)
These are the function declarations for switching the views.  The empty bodies are in the .cpp file.
And all of it compiles OK at this point.  Each view class is filled with all of the necessaries for that class, and works with the CDocument class.
Yet ...  when I add
// ChildFrm.h : interface of the CChildFrame class
#pragma once

class CChildFrame : public CMDIChildWndEx
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When I build out a new developer server and our developer's login to it for the first time I want them to be able to open Visual Studio 2017 and already have their TFS settings set up and the appropriate team projects they plan to use already selected. The goal is to make it as friction-free as possible for a developer to get on a new server and start working without having to need to remember all the setting required to get their new user profile up and running.

I would prefer to do this via PowerShell when I build the server but if that is not an option then maybe via PowerShell when the user logins for the first time or if these settings are not directly supported via script then just a location of the users Visual Studio profile settings where I can programmatically modify the setting file. Really if there is any way to do this outside of the user setting the settings by hand in the GUI I am interested.
My large 'C' language code is in Linux Server.

Which Linux Editor should I use to edit and navigate my source code?

I need to use powerful editor that has powerful source code navigation.  For example, from function call, one keystroke will navigate to function definition.  From 'C' source file, one keystroke will open the include file.

There should be comprehensive information to  learn the editor from book or other sources.

From windows computer, I telnet to Linux Server.  

The folder structure that contains my source code is in my home directory.

I am going through below link


what is importance of below entries and their sub entries

1. proxies
2. servers
3. mirrors
4. profiles has repositories and has internal and snapshot there

if i have say 4 projects in 4 workspaces with 4 settings.xmls how do i refer all of them in eclipse ?
workspace_1 should point to project_1 with settigs1.xml
workspace_2 should point to project_2 with settigs2.xml
workspace_3 should point to project_3 with settigs3.xml
workspace_4 should point to project_4 with settigs4.xml

please advise
how to cofigure eclipse to use by default chrome?
one of spring 4 rest json example url working fine in the chrom but not in eclipse default browser.
how to know which default browser eclipse using like IE or mozilla etc?
please advise
I have a large Windows desktop project written in C# using Visual Studio 2013 Pro. There are 8 datasets that connect remotely to a MySQL database. This code has worked for years. The connection string in the project string settings will connect just fine. When I open a dataset in designer view and attempt to add a new table clicking the "Query builder..." button it produces the error "The query builder failed. Unable to connect to any of the specified MySQL hosts." (attached screen shot). If I attempt to enter a query manually at the end of the wizard there is an error "Object reference not set to an instance of an object" for a simple select statement.  

The only changes are MySql.Data updated from  6.7.4 to 6.10.4 via NuGet and .NET Framework went from 4 to 4.5.2 (to match the dependency of the new MySQL upgrade). I have checked the Machine.config file and the proper versions updated properly.

Another issue is after the upgrade I lost the designer.cs files to the datasets. I attempted to run the Custom Tool on each of the .xsd files for the datasets and get "the custom tool 'MSDataSetGenerator' failed. Failed to generate code. Object reference not set to an instance of an object." I think the two issues are related. I am pressed to get this fixed for release.

Error when custom tool is run.Successful test in string area.Error when attempting to add a table adapter.Manual entry of query.
Hi Experts,

Can anyone tell me a good SCSS compiler for Windows 7?  I do use Netbeans, but not to its full capacity. For example, I cannot use XDebugger, and frankly, my computer is not in good shape, but I need to get this project done.

The structure of my project will have multiple of sub-folders, and CSS files in most folders. So I will need the compiler to work with multiple SCSS files and know which CSS file to update.


Editors IDEs





Development in most programming languages is frequently done with an editor or integrated development environment (IDE). An IDE is a software application that provide comprehensive facilities to computer programmers for software development. An IDE normally consists of a source code editor, build automation tools and a debugger. XCode, Visual Studio, Adobe Dreamweaver and Eclipse are some of the more popular development tools, but an editor or IDE can be anything from simple text editors to sophisticated programs. Related topics: All programming and development language, database and web based content management systems topics

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