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Getting Started with Typesafe Activator

The following is only valid when Scala Plugin is installed and enabled!

Creating a project

Before you create a project make sure that the Scala plugin is downloaded and enabled in IntelliJ IDEA.

  1. If no project is currently open in IntelliJ IDEA, click Create New Project on the Welcome screen. Otherwise, select File | New | Project.

    As a result, the New Project wizard opens.

  2. In the left-hand pane, select Scala.
  3. In the right-hand pane, select Activator.
    You can also select Scala for creating a project with the Scala module, SBT for creating a project with the SBT module Play 2.x for creating a project with the Play 2.x framework or Dotty for creating a project with the Dotty SDK.
    new project activator
    Click Next.
  4. On the next page of the wizard, specify your project's information, select a template application that you want to open and click Finish.
    new project activator page
    The IntelliJ IDEA will create a project with the selected template application.
Last modified: 29 November 2017