Java - Installation [Mac and Windows]

This tutorial will show you how to download and install Java. The first section includes instructions for Mac. Scroll down to see the instructions for Windows.

Instructions for Mac
Step 1. To download Java, first go to: http://java.com/en/download/index.jsp
Click on "Free Java Download."


Step 2. Click on "Agree and Start Free Download"


Step 3. Once the file has finished downloading, go into your Finder and navigate to your Downloads folder. Double click on the Installer.


Step 4. When the smaller window pulls up showing the .pkg, double click on the box icon to start the installation.



Step 5. Follow the instructions provided in the installer prompts and click "Continue."


Step 6. And at the end it will let you know that Java installed successfully! Click on Close to finish the installation.




Instructions for Windows

Step 1. To download Java, first go to: http://java.com/en/download/index.jsp
Click on "Free Java Download."

 

Step 2. Click on "Agree and Start Free Download."

 

Step 3. When prompted, click on "Save File" to save the installer to your downloads.


Step 4. Once the file has finished downloading, go into your Explorer and navigate to your Downloads folder. Double click on the Installer.

 

Step 5. When prompted, click on "Yes" to allow Java to install onto the computer.


Step 6. Click on Install.


Step 7. This window will pop up promptly and goes through the downloading process very fast (so you might not even see it).

Step 8. When the Java Setup comes up make sure to uncheck "Install the Ask Toolbar" and then hit "Next."

Step 9. Java will now start installing to your computer.

 

Step 10. The installer will then let you know when you have successfully installed Java. Click on "Close" to complete the installation process.

 

 

 

 

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