# Tomcat setup in Eclipse Integrated Development Environment

No doubt Eclipse is one of the best IDE available in the market, and it has it’s rich plugin repository to integrate additional features. This note will provide simple and straightforward procedure to install Tomcat Server and integrate Tomcat to Eclipse.

1. Install Java

2. Install Plugins to support Tomcat Application

Help > Install New Software > J2EE

or you can install Web Tools Platform (WTP) from the following address

Under `Servers` Tab, Add Server and subsequently add `Tomcat Run-time Environment` and point to Tomcat installation directory