To display the Informix 4GL Development perspective in Eclipse after installing the plug-in:


  1. In the Eclipse IDE go to Window > Open Perspective > Other...
  2. Select IBM/Informix 4GL Development in the Open Perspective dialog window.

  3. Click Open to confirm.
  4. The perspective will be displayed.
  5. In order to create new 4gl files you need to access Window > Perspective > Customize Perspective
  6. On the tab Shortcuts check <4GL> in categories as well as all required <4GL *> shortcuts.