Java – Environment Variables

After you install Java SDK in your Windows system, here are some things that you should do.

Right-Click My Computer and go to Properties.

Then click Advanced and the Environment Variables button.

Add a new Environment Variable called JAVA_HOME and enter the path where the java software is installed.

By Default: C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0\

Also ,

append the following to the PATH variable after a semi colon.

C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0\bin;

Now wherever you want you can write your java file and compile & Run it.


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