Step 1: Start Netbeans IDE 5.5/6.0.
Step 2: Select New Project option from the file menu.
Step 3:Select project category as Mobile from the New Project dialog.
Step 4: select project type as Mobile Application.( default type is always Mobile Application)
Step 5: Click on Next button.
Step 6: Type project name (say MyMIDlet) in its respective textfield.
step 7: Select project location from the given browse button.
step 8: Click on Next button.
step 9: Next window will show
device name =Default Color Phone
Device configuration=CLDS 1.1
Device Profile = MIDP 2.0
step 10: Observe all the properties of this window and click on the next button.
step 11: Click on Finish button.
After following above steps, Netbeans will generate basic MIDlet application.