Install Spring Tool Suite into Eclipse

1- Introduction

The document is based on:
  • Eclipse 4.6 (NEON)

Spring Tool Suite (STS) is an extended IDE of Eclipse. It specializes in developing Spring applications. This document instructs you to install STS in Eclipse as a Plugin.

2- Intall Spring Tool Suite into Eclipse

Enter STS to search. Install Spring Tool Suite for Eclipse 3.8.2.RELEASE.
After installation is complete, Eclipse will ask you restart IDE. Click Yes to restart.

3- Beginning with the Spring Tool Suite

Switch perspective to Spring.
  • File/New/Other...
OK, you can start a  Spring Project using Spring Tool Suite here:
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