Eclipse Java IDE - adding a JAR to your project

It is assumed that you have already created your project.

  1. Go to the Java Perspective with Window > Open Perspective > Java

  2. Go to the Package Explorer, select your project then navigate to Project > Properties

  3. Select Java Build Path > Libraries > Add External JARs...

    You will be able to select your JAR file now.

Published: Wednesday, 14 April 2004