You get this error while doing maven build:
[ERROR] No plugin found for prefix ‘archetype’ in the current project and in the plugin groups [org.apache.maven.plugins, org.codehaus.mojo] available from the
repositories [local (C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\.m2\repository), central (http://repo1.maven.org/maven2)%5D
Very likely, your proxy settings are the problem. If you are behind a firewall setup your proxy correctly.
Proxy settings are in settings.xml config file of maven. This file usually exists in two places:
- c:\documents and settings\<user>\.m2