Install the Veracode Greenlight for IntelliJ Plugin

Veracode Greenlight

Before you begin

Before you install the Veracode Greenlight for IntelliJ plugin, you must:
  • Generate Veracode API credentials. You must 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.

About this task

To install the plugin:


  1. Go to the JetBrains Plugin Repository at, search for Veracode Greenlight, and click Download.
  2. Save the zip file to your local machine.
  3. Go to Settings > Plugins and click Install plugin from disk...
  4. Navigate to and select the plugin file you saved to your machine.
  5. Click OK.
    The Veracode Greenlight for IntelliJ now appears in the list of plugins.
  6. Click OK.
  7. If prompted, restart IntelliJ by clicking Restart IntelliJ IDEA.
    After your IDE restarts, the Veracode Greenlight menu is visible.


What to do next

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