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Java 11+ Essential Training

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  • Course details

    If you want to build applications for mobile devices, desktop computers, or the web, you need to know Java. This course provides the foundation for learning how to program with the most recent Long-Term Support (LTS) release, Java SE 11, and more recent versions. David Gassner shows how to install Java and the IntelliJ IDEA Community Edition IDE and start working with variables, data types, and other critical language components. He also helps you control program flow with conditional logic and loops, store data with Java collections, and understand how Java implements object-oriented coding principles such as inheritance.


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      David Gassner

      Managing Staff Instructor, LinkedIn Learning Technology Library at LinkedIn

      • David Gassner is the author of over 60 video-based technical training courses for software developers.

        David is a senior staff instructor who specializes in development platforms and programming languages including Android and Java. He currently creates training content for Android developers and content that covers multiple programming languages including Java, C#, Visual Basic, and Go. He was formerly the president and founder of Bardo Technical Services, an Adobe Solutions Network Training Provider. As an Adobe Certified Expert, he wrote courseware for Adobe and delivered extensive training on Flex, ColdFusion, Dreamweaver and Flash. He was the author of Wiley's Flex 3 Bible and Flash Builder 4 and Flex 4 Bible. He most recently designed and developed Audio Cues—an Android app for running sound in live performances—which is available in the Google Play store.

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  • What kind of software can you create?

    - [Instructor] The exercise files for this course are available in a public github repository at the web address you see here. You can clone this repository so you can work along with the files as I do the demonstrations on screen. In order to work with these files, you'll need to have installed git on your computer. If you've never used git before, I highly recommend it. It's used by a lot of software developers and you can get the software from this website. If you're not sure of whether you already have it on your system, you can go to a command window or terminal and type git, dash dash version. After installing git on your computer, go to the repository on the github website, then click on the clone or download button and copy this URL to the clipboard using this button. Then go to the IntelliJ Idea welcome screen. Click "check out from version control", choose git and paste the URL into place. If you're…

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