Install IntelliJ community edition. You can accept the default settings while suggested during the installation.
Import the AEM Project
- Launch IntelliJ
- Import the AEM project you created in the earlier step. After project is imported your screen should look something like this . You will typically work with core,ui.apps,ui.config and ui.content sub projects.
- If you do not see the maven and terminal window, please go to view->Tools Window and select Maven and Terminal