Installing Eclipse

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Viewers will learn how to properly install Eclipse with the necessary JDK, and will take a look at an introductory Java program.

Video Steps

1. Download Eclipse installation zip file

2. Extract files from zip file

3. Download and install JDK 8

4. Open Eclipse and select workbench location

5. Start new Java Project (Start new class, Code basic Hello World program, Save file, Run as Java application)

Author:Zia Syed
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by:Kyle Santos
Great job!

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by:jessesmith smith
For windows
1.Install JDK
To use Eclipse for Java programming, you need to first install Java Development Kit (JDK).
Read  " How to Install JDK (on Windows)".
Download Eclipse from http://www.eclipse.org/downloads
3: Unzip
To install Eclipse, simply unzip the downloaded file into a directory of your choice
There is no need to run any installer.

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