JMU school computers reset every time you logout. All of your installed plugins and updates get reverted and you have to do them again later. If I were to do this college thing again I would spend a week in whatever school I was considering and see if their public tech proves itself or deserves to be treated like the printer in Office Space.

Best way to get Struts2

  1. Just clone the git repo   –
  2. Install the 3 plugin files in dependencies
  3. Add them in Tools>Plugin>Downloaded

Here is how to setup the school computers

  1. Download Struts 
  2. Unpack the struts version
  3. Install the 3 plugin files in the Tools>Plugin>Downloaded
  4. Relaunch NetBeans