Install Java on Windows 10
Installing Java basically involves downloading,
installing, and verifying the Java version.
Follow the steps below to install Java on Windows 10:
The new Oracle policy requires you to have an Oracle
account before you can download Oracle Java. If you
do not already have an Oracle account then you can
Create a new Oracle Account here. After creating an Oracle account, verify your email.
Go to the official Oracle
Java download page
. Find other Java JDK version
Look for Windows x64 and click on the .exe file
download link on the right.
Next, accept the license agreement and then click on
the download button.
You'll be redirected to the oracle login page.
Signin into your Oracle account. When the download
dialog box appears prompting you to run or save the
file, save the file to install it later. Example
shown in the image below:
After the download is complete, navigate to the
location where you have downloaded the .exe file.
Double click on the .exe installation file and follow the
installation wizard until it is complete.
Verify Java Installation
After the installation is complete, verify the Java
version that is installed on your computer by
running the following command in the command prompt:
The execution of above command displays the current
version of Java that is installed on your computer
as shown in the example below:
Next, you can verify the installed java compiler
version by running the following command in the
java version "1.8.0_231"
Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build
Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.231-b11, mixed mode)
Running the above command displays the current
version of installed Java Compiler:
Installation of Oracle Java is complete.
If you want to install Java OpenJDK then
find it here.