Eclipse + Maven: Converting Web project to Maven project

In this article, we will convert a general java web based project to maven project

Assumption:

We have already created project in Eclipse IDE –> Dynamic Web Project

Converting web project to maven project using Eclipse IDE:

Step 1: Right Click on the Project –> Configure –> Convert to Maven Project

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Step 2: Just add some relevant name and description to the project in conversion

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That’s it

Updating Maven project in Eclipse IDE:

Sometimes after converting web project to maven project, you can get some issues
OR
In general maven project tends to throw some error due to dependencies issues

Reason –> Maven doesn’t getting updated

Solution –> Update the maven project

Step 1: Right Click on the project –> Go to Maven option –> Update Project (Alt + F5)

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Happy Coding !!
Happy Learning !!

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