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Importing SDK projects into Eclipse

The Alfresco SDK is designed to work well with Eclipse. This support includes the ability to import existing SDK projects (perhaps created via the command line) into Eclipse.
This task assumes you completed the Installation section, including creation of the Quick Start project.
You will learn how to import an existing Maven project into Eclipse.
  1. In Eclipse, from the main menu select File > Import > Maven > Existing Maven Projects.
  2. Click Next.
  3. Navigate to the directory where your Maven projects are located. For example, the maven_projects.
  4. Click Next.

    The projects to be imported will be listed.

  5. Select a project or projects as required and click Next.

    Attention: You should have at least the Quick Start project available in your list.
  6. Click Finish.

    The selected project(s) will be imported into Eclipse.

You have seen how to import your SDK project(s) into Eclipse. You can now build, run and debug them in the usual way, using RAD and TDD techniques.

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