How to Install NetBeans on Ubuntu

To use NetBeans for Java, PHP programming, you need to first install JDK. Read "How to install JDK on Ubuntu".

Step 1 : Download netbeans
Download NetBeans from Choose platform "Linux (x86/x64)" ⇒ "Java SE". You shall receive a sh file (e.g., "") in "~/Downloads".
Set the downloaded sh file to executable and run the sh file.

Step 2 : Install netbeans
Open a Terminal and type the following commands.
cd ~/Downloads
chmod a+x   // Set to executable for all (a+x)
./                   // Run
Follow the instructions to install NetBeans.

Step 3 : Start netbeans
To start NetBeans, run the script "netbeans" in the NetBeans' bin directory:
cd netbeans-bin-directory


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