Install Web Tools Platform for Eclipse
This document is based on:
Eclipse 4.5 ( >= 4.5)
Web Tools Platform (WTP)
Web Tools Platform (WTP) is a visual tools helping you develop the web page.
Note: Eclipse 4.5 (MARS) or the newer version has Web Tool Platform preinstalled. You can check it by right-clicking on a certain jsp file, then select "Open With", if you see "Web Page Editor" which means the Web Tool Platform has been preinstalled. You can skip this post.
In Eclipse, select:
- Name: Web Tool Platform
- Location: http://download.eclipse.org/webtools/updates/
Check "JST Server Adapters Extension":
Installing "JST Server Adapters Extension":
After installing Web Tools Platform in Eclipse, you can design the interface of html and jsp pages through dragging and dropping easily.
Right-click the jsp or html file and select:
- Open With/Web Page Editor