To use the plugin you must be running Java version 7 and a recent version of Eclipse. You can install the Google Plugin for Eclipse using the software update feature of Eclipse. Be sure to use the plugin that corresponds to your version of Eclipse. Follow the installation instructions provided at the links below or, if you are familiar with installing Eclipse plugins, you can simply paste the appropriate plugin link directly into Eclipse.
|Eclipse version||Installation instructions||Direct plugin link|
|Eclipse 4.4 (Luna)||Plugin for Eclipse 4.4 (Luna)||https://dl.google.com/eclipse/plugin/4.4|
|Eclipse 4.3 (Kepler)||Plugin for Eclipse 4.3 (Kepler)||https://dl.google.com/eclipse/plugin/4.3|
|Eclipse 3.8/4.2 (Juno)||Plugin for Eclipse 3.8/4.2 (Juno)||https://dl.google.com/eclipse/plugin/4.2|
If you are looking for older versions of the plugin, click here.
If you are having trouble installing from the update sites (due to firewall issues, for instance), please see this FAQ entry.
As an alternative to installing from the update site, you can install the Google Plugin for Eclipse by downloading and installing an archive of the update site.