Install Java (Windows)

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Is Java not available on your Windows computer yet?
No problem, let's use an installer to make the process really easy.

This is a direct link to get the Azul Zulu build of OpenJDK distribution, version 17, as a Windows installer:


Many more distributions and versions of Java exist. You can read more info here on how to find another distribution or version.

Once the .msi file has completed downloading, double-click it, and follow the instructions.

After the installation has been completed, you can check the installed version by opening a terminal (click Start, type cmd, and hit Enter) and running the java -version command.

You should get the following result:

That's it. You're now ready to run Java programs and, even better... create your own!

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