Creating a, EJB 3.0 session bean using the wizard
You can use the Create Session Bean wizard
to create a session bean in your EJB project.
Here are the steps to create a session bean in an EJB project:
In the Java™ EE perspective, right-click your EJB Project, and
. The Create Session Bean
In the Project field, ensure that your EJB
Project name appears.
In the Folder field, select the source folder
for the new bean.
In the Java package field, type the package
name for the new bean.
In the Class name field, type the name that you want to
assign to the session bean. By convention, bean names should begin with an
Note: You can use Unicode characters for the
bean name, but Unicode characters are not supported for enterprise bean packages
and classes associated with enterprise beans.
In the Superclass field, Browse to
find a Superclass to add to your Session bean.
In the State Type field, select the type of Session bean
you want to create. Valid options are
OptionalIn the Create Business Interface field,
select Local or Remote if you
want to include these interfaces.
On the Session Bean information page, you may change the values
of some of the Session bean elements:
Optional: In the EJB Name field, you can
change the value of your EJB name that you assigned in the previous page.
Optional: In the Mapped Name field, type
a value for your EJB Mappedname.
Optional: In the Transaction Type field,
select the type of Session bean you want to create (Container or Bean).
Optional: In the Business Interfaces field,
you can add or remove Business Interfaces that you created in the previous
In the Java class editor, your new Session bean appears, with
the @Stateless annotation and the required import statements.