Importing Eclipse C projects into NetBeans: A visual guide

by Amit

Softwares Used:

  • NetBeans IDE 6.1 Beta
  • Eclipse Europa
  • GCC tool chain

Here are the steps:

Create a “New Project” and choose “C/C++ Project From Existing Code”

Browse to your Eclipse project and select the Makefile

Browse to the source folder in the Eclipse project. (usually the ‘src’ folder)

Choose Project Name, Folder

Run the project:


Please note that I have tested it for a simple “Hello World” style C-project in Eclipse Europa.