Quick Way to Open Closed Project in Eclipse
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Sometimes it is all about knowing the simple tricks, even if they might be obvious ;-). In my post “Eclipse Performance Improvement Tip: Close Unused Projects” I explained why it is important to close the ‘not used’ projects in the workspace to improve Eclipse performance:
To open the projects (or the selected projects), the ‘Open Project’ context menu (or menu Project > Open Project can be used:
An even easier way (and this might not be obvious!) is simply to double-click on the closed project folder:
That’s it! It will open the project which much easier, simpler and faster than using the menu or context menu. Unfortunately I’m not aware of a similar trick to close it. Anyone?
Happy Opening :-)
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