In this post, we will learn how to rename a class in Eclipse IDE. This is useful when you want to refactor a class name in a Java Project.
Steps to Rename a Class
Launch Eclipse IDE.
Select the class that needs to be renamed in the Project Explorer.
Right Click >> Refactor >> Rename.
Rename the class and click on the Next> button.
Execute caution while you rename a class which has a main method.
Eclipse would show a preview of the refactored class name and the old code.
Click Finish on the Rename compilation unit screen. Eclipse would rename the class name with the updated name.