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      Java Views
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    <h1>
      Java Views
    </h1>
    <p>
      The Java development tools contribute the following views to the workbench:
    </p>
    <h2>
      Java
    </h2>

    <ul>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Package Explorer View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/ref-view-package-explorer.htm">Package Explorer view</a> shows a Java-specific
          view of resources inside Java projects in your workbench. The Java element hierarchy is defined by the project's
          build class paths and consists of elements like
        </p>
        <ul>
          <li>source folders and libraries
          </li>

          <li>packages
          </li>
          <li>source and class files
          </li>
          <li>types, methods, fields and initializers
          </li>
        </ul><br />
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>

          Type Hierarchy View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/ref-type-hierarchy.htm">Type Hierarchy view</a> allows you to look at the
          complete hierarchy for a type, only its subtypes, or only its supertypes. You can also open the hierarchy
          on a project, source folder or package.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Call Hierarchy View
        </h3>

        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/ref-call-hierarchy.htm">Call Hierarchy view</a> allows you to look at the 
          callers and callees for a selected Java member.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Java Outline View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/ref-view-outline.htm">Java outline</a> view displays an outline of the structure
          of the currently-active Java file in the editor area.
        </p>

      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          JUnit View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/ref-view-junit.htm">JUnit view</a> shows you the JUnit test run progress and
          status, and allows you to rerun tests.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>

        <h3>
          Javadoc View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/ref-view-javadoc.htm">Javadoc view</a> shows the Javadoc of the element selected
          in the Java editor or in a Java view.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Declaration View
        </h3>

        <p>
          The Declaration view shows the source of the element selected in the Java editor or in a
          Java view.
        </p>
      </li>
    </ul>
    <h2>
      Java Browsing
    </h2>
    <ul>
      <li>

        <h3>
          Projects View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The Projects view shows Java projects, source folders, external and internal
          libraries.<br />
          Note: source folders and libraries (both internal and external) presented in this view
          are not expandable. When they are selected, their contents are shown in the Packages
          view.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>

        <h3>
          Packages View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The Packages view shows a list of Java packages from the currently selected Java
          projects, source folders or libraries. Typically, the Projects view is used to make this
          selection.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Types View
        </h3>

        <p>
          The Types view shows a list of Java types from the currently selected packages.
          Typically, the Packages view is used to make this selection.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Members View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The Members view shows the content of a type, compilation unit or CLASS file. Typically, the
          Types view is used to make this selection.
        </p>

      </li>
    </ul>
    <h2>
      Debug
    </h2>
    <ul>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Debug View
        </h3>

        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/debug/ref-debug_view.htm">Debug view</a> allows you to manage the
          debugging or running of a program in the workbench. It displays the stack frame for the suspended
          threads for each target you are debugging. Each thread in your program appears as a node in the tree.
          It displays the process for each target you are running.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Breakpoints View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/breakpoints/ref-breakpoints_view.htm">Breakpoints view</a> lists all the
          breakpoints you currently have set in your workspace. You can also enable or disable breakpoints, delete them,
          add new ones, group them by working set, or configure attributes of a selected breakpoint.
        </p>

      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Expressions View
        </h3>
        <p>
          Data can be inspected in the <a href="../reference/views/expressions/ref-expressions_view.htm">Expressions view</a>.
          You can inspect data from a scrapbook page, a stack frame of a suspended thread, and other places. The Expressions 
          View opens automatically when an item is added to the view. Entries in the Expressions View can be
          selected to have more detailed information be displayed in the Detail Pane. When
          debugging a Java program, data that contains variables can be expanded to show the
          variables and the fields the variables contain.
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      </li>
      <li>

        <h3>
          Variables View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/variables/ref-variables_view.htm">Variables view</a> displays information about
          the variables associated with the stack frame selected in the Debug View. When debugging a Java program,
          variables can be selected to have more detailed information be displayed in the Detail Pane. In addition,
          Java objects can be expanded to show the fields that variable contains.
        </p>
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Console View
        </h3>

        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/console/ref-console_view.htm">Console view</a> displays a variety of console
          types depending on the type of development and the current set of user settings. The consoles that are provided
          by default with the Eclipse Platform are:
        </p>
        <ul>
          <li>The Process Console
          </li>
          <li>The Stacktrace Console
          </li>
          <li>The CVS Console
          </li>
          <li>The OSGi Console
          </li>

        </ul><br />
      </li>
      <li>
        <h3>
          Display View
        </h3>
        <p>
          The <a href="../reference/views/display/ref-display_view.htm">Display view</a> displays the result of
          evaluating an expression in the context of the current stack frame. You can evaluate and display a selection
          either from the editor or directly from the Display View.
        </p>
      </li>

    </ul>
    <h1>
      View Customization
    </h1>
    <p>
      Both the appearance and behavior of the Java views can be customized.
    </p>
    <ul>
      <li>
        <a href="concept-java-views-filtering.htm">Filtering</a>

      </li>
      <li>
        <a href="concept-java-views-sorting.htm">Sorting</a>
      </li>
      <li>
        <a href="concept-java-views-decorators.htm">Java element decorations</a>
      </li>
      <li>

        <a href="concept-java-views-presentation.htm">Presentation options</a>
      </li>
    </ul>
    <p>
      <img src="../images/ngrelc.png" alt="Related concepts" />
    </p>
    <p>
      <a href="../concepts/concept-java-perspective.htm">Java perspectives</a>

    </p>
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      <img border="0" src="../images/ngrelt.png" alt="Related tasks" />
    </p>
    <p>
      <a href="../tasks/tasks-consoleAppearance.htm">Changing the appearance of the Console
      view</a>
    </p>
    <p>

      <img border="0" src="../images/ngrelr.png" alt="Related reference" />
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    <p>
      <a href="../reference/views/ref-viewsandeditors.htm">Views and editors</a><br />
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