Install Veracode Greenlight from Within the Eclipse IDE

Veracode Greenlight

Before you begin

Before you install the Veracode Greenlight for Eclipse plugin, you must:
  • Generate Veracode API credentials.
  • Ensure you have a Veracode human customer account to generate API credentials.
  • Ensure that the Veracode Greenlight feature is enabled. Contact Veracode Technical Support to enable this feature.


  1. Go to Help > Install New Software.
    The Install popup opens.
  2. Click Add.
  3. In the Add Repository popup, enter Veracode Greenlight in the Name field, and in the Location field enter the URL:

  4. Click OK.
    Greenlight appears in the list of available software.
  5. Click Next.
  6. Click Finish.
  7. If prompted, click Yes to restart.
    After your IDE restarts, the Veracode Greenlight menu is now available.

What to do next

Before you can scan your code, you must enter your API credentials.