Restoring disappeared context menu items in Eclipse

A recent problem we have had with Eclipse is where on one particular developer's PCs some of the options in the right-click context menu were not available. These options were also only not available on non-'build path' source folders. It was a very strange issue but we did manage to solve it:

Choose the 'Reset Perspective' option from the 'Window' menu to restore all the default options which includes the right-click context menus!

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4 comments:

Anonymous said...

Had the same issue. It's fixed now! Thanks!

Ih Hi said...

It didn't work for me. The Build path option disappeared fom my context menu. I can only add something to my build path by using the properties. :(

Ih Hi said...

I tried it, but it doesn't work. The build path option dissappeared from my context menu. The only way that I can add something to the build path is by doing this:
Properties > Java Build Path > ...

Thomas Kokoska said...

Thanks Andy!

Had my source menu disappear after installing Android add in. Worked perfectly.