Created On:  07 May 2012

Problem:

How do you install Borland Connector for TaskTop for Eclipse?

Resolution:

You can install Borland Connector for TaskTop on Eclipse using one of the following editions of Eclipse:

I.   TaskTop Dev (Enterprise Edition Only)
II.  StarTeam Eclipse Client
III. Eclipse Bare Bone

I.  TaskTop Dev (Enterprise Edition Only)

Borland Connector for TaskTop is pre-installed on TaskTop Dev Enterprise Edition.

You just need to install StarTeam Eclipse plugin from Borland Update Sites:
- Eclipse 3.5: http://altd.borland.com/update/eclipse3.5
- Eclipse 3.6: http://altd.borland.com/update/eclipse3.6

The screenshot below shows the Eclipse 'Install New Software...' dialog:


To obtain a copy of TaskTop Dev Enterprise Edition installation package, see http://www.tasktop.com/support/download.

II.   StarTeam Eclipse Client

Before installing Borland Connector for TaskTop plugin, please ensure that the StarTeam Eclipse Client is upgraded to version 11.0.0.94 or later.

You can install Borland Connector for TaskTop plugin from TaskTop Update Site http://tasktop.com/downloads/update/release/ide.



III. Eclipse Bare Bone

You can also manually install these plugins (StarTeam Eclipse and Borland Connector for TaskTop) on your own Eclipse packages:

1. Install StarTeam Eclipse plugin. (See Section I)
    For the supported Eclipse version and detailed installation instructions, refer to StarTeam Eclipse Client Release Notes and KB article "Which version of StarTeam Client for Eclipse works with Borland Connector for TaskTop?".

2. Install Borland Connector for TaskTop. (See Section II)
    For supported Eclipse version and detailed installation instructions, refer to TaskTop Enterprise Installation For Eclipse.