Downloading Apache NetBeans 16
Apache NetBeans 16 was released on November 30, 2022.
Apache NetBeans 16 is available for download from your closest Apache mirror.
Binaries (Platform Independent):
Installers and Packages:
Officially, it is important that you verify the integrity of the downloaded files using the PGP signatures (.asc file) or a hash (.sha512 files). The PGP keys used to sign this release are available here.
|Individual NetBeans committers may provide additional binary packages as a convenience. While built using the Apache NetBeans release, they are not releases of the Apache Software Foundation. They may include other contents (eg. JDK) under additional license terms.|
The Apache NetBeans 16 binary releases require JDK 11+, and officially support running on JDK 11 and JDK 17.
|The Runtime JDK NetBeans uses does not influence the JDK range projects can use.|
Building from Source
To build Apache NetBeans 16 from source you need:
A distribution of OpenJDK 11.
Apache Ant 1.10 or greater (https://ant.apache.org).
Once you have everything installed then:
Unzip netbeans-16-source.zip in a directory of your liking.
cdto that directory, and then run
antto build the Apache NetBeans IDE. Once built you can run the IDE by typing
For more details refer to the README.
Please visit the Apache NetBeans Download page for further details.