New JPA Project page

This table lists the properties available on the New JPA Project page of the Create New JPA Project wizard.

Property Description Default

Project name

Name of the Eclipse JPA project.

Project location

Location of the workspace in which to save the project.

Unselect the Use default location option and click Browse to select a new location.

Current workspace

Target runtime

Select a pre-defined target for the project.

Click New Runtime to create a new environment with the New Server Runtime wizard.


JPA Version

Select the Java Persistence API version for the project.



Select a project configuration with pre-defined facets.

Select Modify to manually select the facets for this project.

EAR membership

Specify if this project should be included in an EAR file for deployment.

Select the EAR Project Name, or click New Project to create a new EAR project.

Working sets

Specify if this project should be included in an existing working set. The drop down field shows a list of previous selected working sets.

Select Add project to working sets, then select a Working set in which to add this project.

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