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# Select Help > Install New Software...
 
# Select Help > Install New Software...
 
# Click on the "Add Site..." button and enter the e4 0.9 M1 update site URL: http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/drops/I20090206-1045/repository
 
# Click on the "Add Site..." button and enter the e4 0.9 M1 update site URL: http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/drops/I20090206-1045/repository
# Depending on which aspects of e4 interest you, check one or more of the following:
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# Depending on which aspects of e4 interest you, check one or more of the following (note that source components ''only'' give you source):
 
## <b>e4 Resources</b>: Description of what you will get...
 
## <b>e4 Resources</b>: Description of what you will get...
 
## <b>e4 SWT</b>: Description of what you will get...
 
## <b>e4 SWT</b>: Description of what you will get...
 
## <b>e4 UI</b>: This will install the e4 UI runtime components. To be able to [[E4/UI/Running_the_demos | run the e4 photo demo]] (a RCP style application), you should check  everything under the "E4 UI" category: Eclipse e4 CSS, Eclipse e4 UI, Eclipse e4 CSS Source, and Eclipse e4 UI Source.
 
## <b>e4 UI</b>: This will install the e4 UI runtime components. To be able to [[E4/UI/Running_the_demos | run the e4 photo demo]] (a RCP style application), you should check  everything under the "E4 UI" category: Eclipse e4 CSS, Eclipse e4 UI, Eclipse e4 CSS Source, and Eclipse e4 UI Source.
 
## <b>e4 XWT</b>: Description of what you will get...
 
## <b>e4 XWT</b>: Description of what you will get...
## Note that source components ''only'' give you source.
 
 
# Click Next.
 
# Click Next.
 
# Review the items to be installed and click Next.
 
# Review the items to be installed and click Next.

Revision as of 16:40, 6 February 2009

You will need a 3.5 M4 Eclipse SDK. We recommend starting with this exact build.

  1. Select Help > Install New Software...
  2. Click on the "Add Site..." button and enter the e4 0.9 M1 update site URL: http://download.eclipse.org/e4/downloads/drops/I20090206-1045/repository
  3. Depending on which aspects of e4 interest you, check one or more of the following (note that source components only give you source):
    1. e4 Resources: Description of what you will get...
    2. e4 SWT: Description of what you will get...
    3. e4 UI: This will install the e4 UI runtime components. To be able to run the e4 photo demo (a RCP style application), you should check everything under the "E4 UI" category: Eclipse e4 CSS, Eclipse e4 UI, Eclipse e4 CSS Source, and Eclipse e4 UI Source.
    4. e4 XWT: Description of what you will get...
  4. Click Next.
  5. Review the items to be installed and click Next.
  6. Accept (or not!) the license terms and click Finish.

You will be prompted to restart the Eclipse SDK after the installation. Click Yes to restart.

You are now ready to try out the demos: