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Import a BlackBerry application project from an existing workspace

You can import a BlackBerry® application project from the following development environments into Eclipse® by using the BlackBerry® Java® Plug-in :
  • BlackBerry® Java® Development Environment.
  • Eclipse and the BlackBerry® JDE Plug-in 1.0.
Note: You cannot export a BlackBerry application project to the BlackBerry Java Plug-in 1.0 because project files (.jdp) and workspace files (.jdw) are no longer supported.
  1. On the File menu, click Import.
  2. In the Import dialog box, expand the BlackBerry folder.
  3. Select Import Legacy BlackBerry Projects.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Complete one of the following tasks:
    • To specify a specific JRE™,select Use a project specific JRE.
    • To specify the default JRE in the workspace, select Use default JRE.
  6. In the BlackBerry Workspace field, browse to a BlackBerry workspace (.jdw) file.
  7. Select the projects that you want to import.
  8. Complete one of the following tasks:
    • To create a copy of the imported projects in the Eclipse workspace, select the Copy BlackBerry projects into workspace option.
    • To link to the original location of the imported projects, clear the Copy BlackBerry projects into workspace option.
  9. Click Finish.

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