In this tutorial we will explain you the steps to get Kotlin support in Eclipse.In this tutorial we will explain you the steps to get Kotlin support in Eclipse.
Eclipse is popular software development tool with many features and Java developers around the world uses Eclipse for developing applications. We have chosen Eclipse for writing these tutorials, so we will first install Kotlin support in Eclipse.
There any many IDEs which supports development of Kotlin applications, here are names of few IDS:
We will use Eclipse for these tutorials.
Installing Kotlin support in Eclipse
Open Eclipse and go to Menu-> Help -> Eclipse Marketplace as shown below:
After clicking on the Eclipse Marketplace, following window will appear:
Now enter "Kotlin" in the Find text field and click on the "Go" button. This will search the Kotlin plugin and following windows will be displayed:
Click on the "Install" button next to the Kotlin Plugin for Eclipse 0.8.2 list and this will bring the installer which will ask few questions and install Kotlin support in Eclipse IDE.
Here is the screen shot of installation process:
After completion of installation you will be able to create new Kotlin supported project. Here is screen shot of Eclipse Kotlin project support:
In this tutorial I have explained you how to install Kotlin support in Eclipse IDE. In the next section I will show you to create first Hello World project in Kotlin.