NetBeans refers to both a platform framework for Java desktop applications, and an integrated development environment (IDE) for developing with Java and other languages.

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How to uninstall NetBeans?

Since I did not install NetBeans via the Software Center (I installed it as an .sh file) I can't see an easy way of uninstalling the program. How can I safely uninstall the program?
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Ugly fonts in Netbeans - How can i make it use the system font?

I'm having problems getting the Netbeans font to look nice, this has been a problem ever since I tried Ubuntu ~8. For some reason fonts look like they're not getting subpixel smoothing in Netbeans ...
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Netbeans all menu fonts are bold after upgrade to 12.04

After updating ubuntu to 12.04 all fonts got bold. I haven't installed themes or configured fonts. from netbeans about: Product Version: NetBeans IDE 7.1 (Build 201112071828) Java: 1.7.0_03; ...
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Can not paste into Gnome Terminal from Netbeans

When I copy something from another window then my terminal and want to paste it into my terminal (on the command line) the paste option in Edit is grayed out. Ctrl+V does not work in GNOME Terminal 2....
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“Mounting cifs URL not implemented yet” when I try to mount a samba share

I have a server for development (Ubuntu 12.04). On that machine, I have a shared folder named "projects". I tried sudo mount -t smbfs smb://192.168.2.28/projects/myProject /mnt/myProject on my ...
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How to use a theme in netbeans 7.1?

I have downloaded an external theme for netbeans. How to apply it? I am using Ubuntu 10.04(LTS)
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How do I install Netbeans?

I used NetBeans for Java development on Windows and remember fidning it in the Ubuntu Software Center on Natty, but now it's gone. Is there a PPA I can use or will it be re-added to the official repos?...
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Netbeans 8.0.2 freezing at startup on Ubuntu 15.10 64bit

I just installed Ubuntu 15.10 64bit on my Thinkpad and everything works fine, but I installed netbeans 8.0.2 and when I try to launch it, it freezes at startup during the Loading modules phase. I ...
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Netbeans 7.0.1 doesn't start new line when pressed enter

04, and when I open my php project and Scan completes a bar appears with "Please wait..." written on it. As I understood from reading forums etc that's the problem with the enter key.
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NetBeans is sluggish/unresponsive

On my 64bit Ubuntu 12.04 on an Intel Core i3 processor which has 16Gb RAM and a M4 SSD, NetBeans is very sluggish as well as the known problem where NetBeans does not use Ubuntu 12.04's global menu. ...
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Netbeans install error: The specified jdk folder does not contain jdk

During installation of Netbeans 7.3 I got this message the specified jdk folder does not contain jdk I have openjdk 7 installed on my system using apt-get. I tried to specify the path to /usr/lib/...
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How can I submit a NetBeans project to Ubuntu App Developer?

I have made a Java application for Ubuntu in NetBeans and would like to submit it to the Ubuntu Software Center. But the problem is, when I get the upload form, they ask to choose a file. So what do I ...
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How to add a user environment aware application launcher to unity panel?

Here is my problem: When I search from Unity's Dash Home for NetBeans and drag&drop it to unity launcher it, I observed that netbeans does not have access to my environment variables which were ...
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Font rendering in gedit is smooth, but not smooth in NetBeans

See the attached image. The window in the background is gedit with the fonts rendered smooth. The window on top is NetBeans with not-so-smooth font rendering (not anti-aliased, I think). Both editors ...
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I can't start a new project on Netbeans

The issue: When I open the "add new project" dialog (screenshot below), I can't create a new project. The loading message (hourglass icon) stays on forever. Except for "cancel", the other buttons are ...
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How to fix Netbeans 7.4 (and Netbeans 8.0) Ugly Text and Popups in Ubuntu 13.10?

I've tried various workarounds, but I haven't yet found a way to make the fonts in Netbeans look right. I've tried changing the config files of Netbeans, and trying the instructions here that don't ...
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is there a ppa for up to date netbeans installation on ubuntu 14.04?

I search for my question too much, but i didn't found any good answer. I want to know is there any separate repository for installing and updating netbeans on ubutnu 14.04? In the ubuntu 14.04 ...
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what is the purpose and role of rules file in debian packaging

I am trying to debian package my C++ application developed with aid of Netbeans 7.3. Here is bit of Makefile of it. APPNAME=remotedevicecontroller install: install config.xml /etc/${APPNAME}.conf....
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Why Netbeans not detecting Python?

I am using Netbeans IDE 8.0 in my system 14.04 LTS. I have installed Python plugin in Netbeans 8.0 by following this link. And also I have download python-3.4.1.tgz from this link and installed it ...
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Where to install Netbeans

I'm planning on installing Netbeans 7.2.1 on my Ubuntu 12.10. So far I've already installed JDK 7u11 without any problems and already downloaded Netbeans from Oracle site. My question is this: Where ...
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How I can make GUI of Netbeans look darker?

I have sensitive eyes. It is important for me - having everything dark in my monitor. How I can make Netbeans good for my eyes? I work under Linux, Lubuntu. Thank you very much for answers.
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Is there a way to specify a global look and feel for swing apps?

Every time I install Netbeans on Ubuntu, I have to edit the ./etc/netbeans.conf file to include an option specifying the look and feel; otherwise, the menus are all black on dark gray, which is ...
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How to open files which are located in VirtualBox's Guest Machine from Netbeans of Host Machine

I have Ubuntu 10.04 installed in my Host Machine and it has VirtualBox. I have Guest Machine wich runs Ubuntu 10.10. I have NetBeans installed in Host Machine and need to open my project files which ...
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How to install JDK and Netbeans?

I have downloaded a .bin file for JDK and am trying to install it. I have used these commands: chmod +x jdk-6u23-linux-i586.bin sudo ./jdk-6u23-linux-i586.bin and got this output: sudo: ./jdk-6u23-...
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How do I run NetBeans from the terminal?

I have installed a JDK + NetBeans bundle from the downloaded .sh file. Now I have the NetBeans shortcut on my desktop but I can't run NetBeans from the terminal. When I run: sudo dpkg --get-...
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NetBeans 8.1 IDE Installer won't let me click on Next button (Ubuntu 15.10)

I have downloaded the installer for NetBeans 8.1 IDE. Already have the JVM, and have granted executable permission on the.sh. When I open the installer from the terminal, I get the window that says "...
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Netbeans 6.8 refuses to close [closed]

I am using netbeans in ubuntu 10.04. After Updation of Netbeans from version 6.8 to version 6.9, Netbeans refuses to close. When I exit Netbeans, it immediately restarts again. It will constantly do ...
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How to install Netbeans 8.0.2 on ubuntu 14.x

I have netbeans downloaded from the netbeans.org site. This is the file name → netbeans-8.0.2-linux.sh I dont know how to install it on ubuntu 14.10 Is there any one can help me install netbeans on ...
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Problem installing Netbeans 7.0.1

i downloaded Netbeans 7.0.1 from netbeans.com for Linux, but i couldn't open it, i tried many applications but it didn't work, why? it says it's not supported and some times it gives me errors, ...
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How to set default folder of php in netbeans?

On running php project in netbeans opens the URL localhost/html/ProjectName/file.php. I should correct this every time by removing html/. Is there any setting to change the default folder to run in ...
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Installation of netbeans 8.1 from the .sh file in ubuntu 14.04

I have the installation file netbeans-8.1-linux.sh in the Others folder of Downloads. Now when I am using the command from the Netbeans official site to make the installer file executable i.e. chmod ...
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NetBeans not working after update

I have been usigng NetBeans 2 years now and have encountered an issue. After a normal apt-get upgrade NetBeans stopped working altogether. After this I reinstall the JRE and JDK to no avail. However, ...
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How to set NetBeans as a default editor in FileZilla

When I open any php, html, or css files FileZilla opens them in GEdit. Instead I would like FileZilla to open them in NetBeans 7.3. I would like to set NetBeans as the default editor in FileZilla. ...
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Netbeans shows only blank window

I am not able to launch Netbeans. When I launch it for the first time I normally get the netbeans splash screen, but after that nothing happens. When I try to launch it again, a small blank window ...
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how to remove tomcat8 from kubuntu 14.04

I have installed tomcat8 to using instructions from this website https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-install-apache-tomcat-8-on-ubuntu-14-04 But now I can't set up server in ...
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Modal windows disappear in ubuntu when show desktop button or shotcut is used

If I'm using netbeans or intellij and I have a modal window opened like settings window and I used show desktop button or super+D in ubuntu, then the modal window will completely disappear and that ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 version of Netbeans doesn't have the JavaFX plugin

I just want to know why does Netbeans 7.0.1 from the official Ubuntu 12.04 doesn't have all the plugins (in especial the JavaFX plugin) on it while the official Netbeans from the website (even the ...
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can't run netbeans as a normal user! [closed]

I have installed netbeans 7.3.1 on ubuntu 13.04 by running the "netbeans-7.3.1-linux.sh" file downloaded from netbeans.org the problem is whenever I run netbeans as normal user it stuck on loading ...
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Netbeans shows two icons on Launcher

I use netbeans in Ubuntu Natty. I have added it in the launcher and it works. But there is an issue. When I start netbeans it shows two Icons. One is for the launcher and the other for the active ...
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Netbeans 7.0.1 installed but won't run

I installed Netbeans 7.0.1, and I've made sure to install all the JDKs and JREs I could find. It installed without errors. I also saw this question and made sure I followed all the instructions there ...
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How to set netbeans 7.2 as my default PHP IDE on ubuntu 12.10

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 64 bit ... I have installed XAMPP and Netbeans 7.2 IDE. The problem is I can't open any PHP file using Netbeans IDE and when I click "open with" I can't find Netbeans within the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 freezes when running project in netbeans 8 with jdk 7

This question seems to be a duplicate but it's not! I run ubuntu from a live pendrive only and wanted to test a netbeans project for linux. I have installed oracle's jdk 7u67, netbeans 8. When I tried ...
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Problem with NetBeans 7.0.1 on Ubuntu 14.04

I was working in win7, and I just got sick of windows. So I installed 14.04 LTS and NetBeans today. Opened it and start new project, several times. Won't create new project, won't do nothing. At one ...
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How to set new JDK home in NetBeans IDE after Java update (NetBeans IDE refuses to start)

This is a question which will help you through what to once you have realised that after updating your Java version, NetBeans IDE refuses to launch. And even after updating your $PATH variable in your ...
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Netbeans 7.4 refuses to close?

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and have netbeans 7.4 whenever I close netbeans it restart and keep doing that until I restart my computer and same story. Edit can I do something with netbeans which close ...
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Can't get Netbeans to stay locked to launcher?

I've installed Netbeans [for PHP] which has appeared in a directory in my home folder. To launch the program I keep having to navigate to /home//netbeans-7.1.2/bin/ to run the launcher. Once it's ...
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Netbeans desktop shortcut file not working in Unity launcher, Exec command works in term

I've been having trouble with the Netbeans desktop file generated by the netbeans install script. The file in question, as found in the /usr/share/applications folder, is very simple: [Desktop Entry] ...
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Setting default editor for php files

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 TLS. I had installed Netbeans on my PC. I want change default file to netbeans. I've tried to right-click on a php file > Properties > Open With > Show other Application ; ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 trouble Installing Netbeans 7.3 and JAVA ME 32 bit

I tried CHMOD, updating, simple terminal line commands and nothing seems to work. When I try install NetBeans 7.3 the screen is blank and if I try to do something it gives me the error that states the ...
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How do you call NetBeans installed by a .sh file from the Command Line?

I installed NetBeans 7.2.1 from http://netbeans.org/downloads/start.html?platform=linux&lang=en&option=all via the .sh file but I deleted the launcher from the main menu (alacarte) because I ...