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i currently only have a chromebook what do i use to develop because i cant use eclipse on it. i am trying to use codenvy but i dont think it is gonna work

4 Answers

Ben Jakuben
Ben Jakuben
Treehouse Teacher

Good find, James Barnett! This is probably your best bet, though you might be in for some frustrations. Chromebooks are great but not as powerful development machines. Hopefully this is a workable solution for you.

Lauren Clark
Lauren Clark
33,155 Points

Have you tried ShiftEdit? Looks good. Can use it with ftp or google drive. It works as a browser extension, and if you're developing for Android you can go ahead and write and test your Java with it. https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/shiftedit/lcgmndephhjcabhhjfcmncnhbmgbkpij

Pretty sure it's not going to be as robust as Eclipse however, and it says it has offline support but I've yet to try offline. Hope this helps.

thanks guys i have been trying to learn java for android development for awhile i have tried udacity and books and every time i try a new thing is suggest a new ide and i just got a chromebook cuz my mac book died on me