IntelliJ IDEA 2020.1 Help

XML-Java Binding

In this section:


This section describes how to:

  • Get a Java representation of an XML Schema

  • Have an XML Schema generated on the basis of a Java class

  • Unmarshal XML instance documents into Java content trees and vice versa.

With IntelliJ IDEA, this transformation can be done using one of the following data binders:

Using JAXB and XmlBeans

To use JAXB and XmlBeans, perform the following preliminary steps:

  1. Download and install the XMLBeans tool.

  2. On the Plugins page of the Settings/Preferences dialog box, make sure that the Web Services bundled plugin is enabled.

  3. On the Web Services page of the Settings/Preferences dialog box, specify the installation directory of XmlBeans and one of the following Web Services engines:
Last modified: 7 July 2020