Reduce eye strain with Netbeans Dark Nimbus Theme

If you do feel that your IDE is WAYYYY TOO BRIGHT, well, Netbeans 7.3 RC1 Dark Nimbus Theme probably can help.

What you need to do:

  • Go to Plugins, and download the Netbeans Dark Nimbus Theme
  • Go to <Netbeans home directory>/etc/netbeans.conf
  • Append --laf Nimbus on the option netbeans_default_options
  • Restart IDE
  • Go to Options > Fonts & Colors, then select Norway Today