Core Java Tutorial 02 – Installing Java Development Kit ( setting up development environment )
In this video tutorial, we will learn how to setup development environment for writing programs using Java programming language i.e installing JDK ( java development kit ) on our computer.
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For setting up development environment for writing programs in Java following steps need to be followed:
1) Go to the oracle website – http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/index.html?ssSourceSiteId=ocomcn
and, download Java Platform (JDK) 7u51. i.e JDK… JDK means Java Development Kit.
( Hint : depending on the operating system – choose the Java installer type.For Linux Users download JDK for Linux,For Mac download JDK for Mac and For Windows Operating System JDK for Windows.)
[ Hint for Windows Operating Sytsem : How to choose between Windows x86 and Windows x64—- a) Click on Start Button
b) Right click on My Computer and choose Properties.
c) Depending upon 64 bit or 32 bit-make your choice.]
Follow the instructions as per directions and you are done.