Instructions for Downloading and Installing JDK by s42gs6

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									                     Instructions for Downloading and Installing JDK


Disclaimer – Terms and Conditions:

1. This document is written for students registered in ACS-1903/3 – Programming Fundamentals I.

2. Try these instructions at your own risk. This document contains information and step-by-step
procedures on how to download and install software on a computer for coding Java programs with
JCreator LE. The Department of Applied Computer Science at the University of Winnipeg will not be
responsible for any hardware and/or software damage, and/or any data lost on your own computer.


3. By following these instructions, you stated that you agree to the above-listed Terms and Conditions,
and are bound by them.

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IMPORTANT – PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:

1. You will need to download and install two pieces of software to your computer from the Internet.


2. You will need to have the System Administration privilege to install the software.


3. If you do not have Windows XP or Windows 2000 operating system on your computer, the screen shots
contain herein may look quite/slightly different.


4. There could be some Security warning messages during the whole downloading and installation processes,
depending on the existing software you install and the settings you have on your computer. Try to choose the
most appropriate option so that the downloading and/or installation processes can continue its operation.




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JDK Java Development Kit downloading instructions:

STEP 1:
Open up your Internet browser and go to the website: http://www.sun.com.




STEP 2:
Select “Downloads”, then select and click on “Java 2 Standard Edition”.




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STEP 3:
Look for JDK 5.0 Update 8 and click its Download button.




STEP 4:
Click on “Accept License Agreement”. It might or might not bring you to another screen.




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STEP 5:
If you get the following screen, select “Register Now” and follow the instructions from Sun.com.
Login with your newly created account. If you do not get this screen, go to Step 6.




STEP 6:
Look for Windows Platform – J2SE(TM) Development Kit 5.0 Update 8, and select Windows Offline
Installation, Multi-language.




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STEP 7:
The File Download window will pop up. Click on the “Save” button to continue.




STEP 8:
The Save As window will pop up and ask you where you want to save the .exe file.
You can save it anywhere you like on your own computer. Choose a location/File Folder and click “Save”.




The download will start. Once the downloading is complete, close the Internet browser.
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JDK installation instructions:

STEP 1:
Look for and double click on the Java jdk-1_5_0_-8-windows-i586-p.exe icon/file you just downloaded.
A Security Warning window might pop up, depending on your computer software settings.




Click the “Run” button if you get this window.



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Click “I accept the terms …..” Then click on the “Next>” button.


STEP 2:
Check and try to REMEMBER the “path”/folder the JDK file will be install to.
DO NOT click on the “Change…” button to change anything.
You should see the default path as C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0_08\ under “Install to:”
Disregard the “D:\” drive shown in the screen as I have my system setup differently than yours. I have multiple
hard drives and Operating Systems.


Click the “Next>” button.
The installation will start. It will take a while. Please wait patiently.




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STEP 3:
When the JDK installation is complete, a Java Runtime Environment (JRE) setup window will pop up.
Again, you should not change anything, just click on the “Next>” button




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Check all options if you have more than one internet browsers installed on your computer
Click the “Next>” button.
The setup should take a minute.




Click the “Finish” button to complete the installation.




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JCreator LE downloading instructions:

STEP 1:
Open up your internet browser and go to the following website: www.jcreator.com.
Click on DOWNLOAD AND TRY OUT JCREATOR.




STEP 2:
Look for JCreator LE version and click its Download button.




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STEP 3:
Choose “Save to Disk” and click “OK”.




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STEP 4:
Right-click on the JCreator zip folder and select “Extract All…”.




STEP 5:
The Extraction Wizard window will pop up. Click on the “Next>” button to continue.




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Click on the “Next>” button to continue.




Click on the “Finish” button to complete the extraction.



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STEP 6:
A jcrea350 folder should automatically pop up. Double-click on the Setup.exe icon.




STEP 7:
The Setup – JCreator LE window will pop up. Click on the “Next>” button to continue.




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Choose “I accept the agreement” and click on the “Next>” button to continue.


STEP 8:
The default setting should be good. Do not change anything and do not worry about the D:\ drive.




Click the “Next>” button.
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Click on the “Next>” button to continue.


STEP 9:
You can also select the Quick Launch icon if you want.




Click on the Next> button to continue after you have chosen your options.


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Click the “Install” button to install JCreator LE.


STEP 10:




Leave the check mark on next to Launch JCreator LE.
Click on the “Finish” button to finish the Setup and to test it out.


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If you get the following screen, ……Congratulation! You can now open up your browser and go to 1903
website. Look for the JCreatorInstructions document and follow the instructions to setup the JCreator.




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