Tutorial – How to install VisualVM on Eclipse

Step 1: Download VisualVM from http://visualvm.java.net/eclipse-launcher.html

Step 2: Unzip and point your localhost to this unzipped directory. Something like

>ln -s ~/Downloads/visualvm_launcher_u1_eclipse_36 /var/www/.

Step 3: Goto Eclipse and add this as an update site.

        Open Eclipse > Help > Install New Software

       url : http://localhost/visualvm_launcher_u1_eclipse_36

Step 4: done