Introducing the Eclipse Marketplace Client

What is the Eclipse Marketplace Client

Eclipse Marketplace Client (MPC) is a rich client interface for browsing and installing the Eclipse based solutions listed on the Eclipse Marketplace portal. It is a new feature that allows Eclipse users to discover and install Eclipse solutions directly into their Eclipse installation.

Where can I get the Eclipse Marketplace Client

MPC is included in all of the packages available from the Eclipse download page.

How do I access the Eclipse Marketplace Client

You can start MPC by launching Eclipse and accessing it from the Help menu.

Once launched the Marketplace Client presents a wizard that looks like this:

Drag and Drop Install

You can use the Drag and Drop install feature by dragging the Install button button to your running Eclipse workspace.

Useful Links

MarketPlace Client Introduction Demo Video

Eclipse Marketplace Client New + Noteworthy