IntelliJ IDEA 2021.1

Tips to get you productive with the new or improved features in IntelliJ IDEA 2021.1

There's a new release of IntelliJ IDEA three times a year. See the highlights of the current release with this list of tips, or see What's New for more detailed information.

Use a lightweight inspection profile on commit

Fully customise the checks you must perform before you commit your changes to version control

You can select an inspection profile for running analysis before commit. Using an inspection profile with a much smaller number of checks, for example only Java errors and warnings, can run much faster than our full inspection profile and prevent us from committing breaking changes.