NetBeans download includes different NetBeans bundles that provide different
levels of functionality. The following table summarizes the different available
NetBeans bundles and describes the functionality they provide:
Allows development of Java desktop applications.
Allows development of Java Standard Edition (typically desktop
applications), and Java Enterprise Edition (enterprise application
running on "big iron" servers) applications.
Allows development of applications written in the C or C++
Allows development of web applications using the popular open
source PHP programming language.
Includes functionality of all NetBeans bundles.
To follow the examples on this topic, either the Java EE or the All bundle is needed.