Setting up the sample application in the BlackBerry JDE

Install the sample application

  1. Visit http://www.blackberry.com/go/helloworldsampleapp to download the sample application.
  2. Extract the helloworlddemo.zip file.
  3. On the taskbar, click Start > Programs > Research In Motion > BlackBerry JDE 4.7.0 > JDE.
  4. Open the workspace that you want to add the sample application to.
  5. In the workspace tree, right-click the project that you want to add the sample application to.
  6. Click Add project to <workspace directory>.
  7. In the Add project to <workspace> dialog box, browse to the folder where you extracted the sample application.
  8. Click the HelloWorldDemo.jdp file.
  9. Click Open.

Run the sample application

  1. In the workspace where you added the helloworlddemo project, right-click helloworlddemo.
  2. Click Build project.
  3. On the taskbar, click Start > Applications > Research in Motion > BlackBerry JDE 4.7.0 > Device Simulator.
  4. On the Home screen of the BlackBerry® Smartphone Simulator, click the Downloads folder.
  5. Click the Hello World Demo icon.

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