Install JBoss Tools for Eclipse

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1- Introduction

"JBoss tools" has many useful tools to install as a plugin to Eclipse. For example, "Hibernate Tools" is used to generate Entity classes from the list of tables in the database.
In this document I guide you how to install this plugin on Eclipse. This document is based on:
  • Eclipse 4.5 (MARS)
  • JBoss tools 4.3.1 Final

2- Way to find the link to install

Now, you will see that there are two ways to install JBoss Tools into Eclipse.
Option 1 - Install from "Update site".
Option 2 - Install from "Eclipse Marketplace ..."

3- Install from Update site

You can to install "JBoss Tools" is from the "Update Site". Copy link to get guidance from above.
  • Copy Link: http://download.jboss.org/jbosstools/mars/stable/updates/
Select the tool you want, for example: Hibernate Tools
Click Next to install.

4- Install from Eclipse Marketplace ...

To install the "JBoss Tools" from the "Eclipse Markplace .." on Eclipse select:
On "Eclipse Marketplace ..". Enter keyword JBoss to search, and install "JBoss Tools" corresponding to your Eclipse version, here I am using Eclipse version 4.5 (MARS).
In the "JBoss Tools" there are many tools, please check choose the tools that you need. For example, here I choose "Hibernate Tools".