Importing maven remote Archetype Catalogs in eclipse ?

By | November 1, 2020

This tutorial will give you easy explanations to import maven remote archetype catalogs in eclipse to give you a head start in configuring the project. 

Step 1: Open the maven preferences in eclipse

Navigate to Windows -> Preferences -> Maven -> Archetypes.

Step 2: Add or remote catalog file

Click on the Add Remote Catalog button. Type the catalog file as “” and provide a custom description.

Click the OK button.

NOTE: For the first time, it will take a longer time to gather all the archetypes. We can observe the progress at the very bottom right of the IDE. When it’s done, you should be able to see the archetypes

Step 3: Verify remote archetypes

To verify that We can now access all archetypes, create a new maven project.

The select new custom catalog We created.

That’s all about Importing maven remote Archetype Catalogs in eclipse?

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