1. Enable the plugin
Before you perform this tutorial please make sure Google App Engine Integration plugin is enabled in
2. Create a new project
In order to create a project with support for Google App Engine integration choose Java Module in
The IDE will create an empty Google App Engine project.
3. Check the project structure
To make sure the project is configured correctly go to
and check settings of
4. Run the application
page to output
The IDE will run the application locally and open it in browser.
5. Debug the application
If you run the application locally you can debug it just as a common web application via
|Debug 'AppEngine Dev'|
menu or via the debug button on the toolbar.
6. Configure an account
If you want to upload the application to the cloud you have to create an application on Google App Engine.
When you have created an application on Google App Engine you have to specify its name in your
7. Upload the applciation
Now you can deploy your application to the cloud via
|Upload App Engine Application|
. The IDE may ask you for the credentials.