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Install Java Archive Files

  1. You can't create a Java document or browse the Java API Specification, Java Tools or Java Features until you've installed the Java document archive file. You can reinstall the Java document archive file at any time:

    1. Click Tools | Install | Java Document in the Java Tools window.
    2. Click Yes in the Confirm dialog to install the Java document archive file.
    3. Wait until the install completes (this may take several minutes).
    4. Click OK in the Information dialog when the install completes.
  2. You can't debug a Java class file until you've installed the Java source archive file. You can reinstall the Java source archive file at any time:

    1. Click Tools | Install | Java Source in the Java Tools window.
    2. Click Yes in the Confirm dialog to install the Java source archive file.
    3. Wait until the install completes (this may take several minutes).
    4. Click OK in the Information dialog when the install completes.
  3. You can't browse the Java Tutorial until you've installed the Java Tutorial archive file. You can reinstall the Java Tutorial archive file at any time:

    1. Click Tools | Install | Java Tutorial in the Java Tools window.
    2. Click Yes in the Confirm dialog to install the Java Tutorial archive file.
    3. Wait until the install completes (this may take several minutes).
    4. Click OK in the Information dialog when the install completes.
  4. You can't use Java Tools until you've installed the Sun tools archive file. You can reinstall the Sun tools archive file at any time:

    1. Click Tools | Install | Sun Tools in the Java Tools window.
    2. Click Yes in the Confirm dialog to install the Sun tools archive file in the private JRE directory.
    3. Wait until the install completes (this may take several minutes).
    4. Click OK in the Information dialog when the install completes.
 

 
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