Copy paste code directly in Eclipse

Recently learned a really cool trick for copy-pasting code in Eclipse.

Lets say you have the following code:

package com.veerasundar.demo;

public class CopyCode {
	private int nothing;

Now copy the above code, go to any Eclipse project and right click on source folder and paste. See what happens! Impressive isn't it!?

Here's what Eclipse did: it parsed the clipboard, found that there's a Java code in it, create the necessary package structure for the code to fit in and then copied the code there.


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