how to set path for jdk1.3 in windows2000 operating system?

I am using win2000 in which I have to run java -jdk1.3,but it is not compiling .please give the set of instruction for setting path.
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Mick BarryJava DeveloperCommented:
it should set things up when it is installed.

set JAVA_HOME to the directory where JDK is installed.
Add $JAVA_HOME/bin to your PATH.

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make sure that you downloaded the SDK instead of JRE:
"javac" is used for compiling.
"java" is used to execute the classes you have compiled.

>> but it is not compiling

Can you post the errors you get?
right click My Computer->goto Properties->Advance->Environment Variables->System Variables
select Path, click on Edit add the following:

Yah, make sure u downloaded SDK, not JRE
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