NetBeans 5.5.1 Release Information


Documentation is provided for NetBeans in the form of web-based guides and the IDE's help system. You can use the following documents to get started:

5.5.1 Feature Highlights

The main feature of NetBeans 5.5.1 is support for the Java EE 5 Application Server 9.1. Get the latest build of Appserver 9.1 (GlassFish v2) here.

NetBeans 5.5.1 also adds Windows Vista as a supported platform.

The Mobility Pack includes the J2ME Wireless Toolkit, version 2.5.1.

NetBeans 5.5.1 builds on the functionality of NetBeans 5.5 and also provides several bug fixes. For a list a complete list of NetBeans 5.5 features, see the 5.5 Release Page.

NetBeans Add-on Packs

Other Languages

NetBeans 5.5.1 has been localized into simplified Chinese, Japanese, and Brazilian Portuguese - if you are using one of those locales you will automatically be offered the localized version, otherwise choose Other Systems & Languages to find them.