Here you are going to find out How to Install Java JRE on Windows 10. JRE stands for Java Runtime Environment. JRE is a part of Java JDK (Java Development Kit). It is a set of software tools for the development of Java applications.
In the earlier version of Java that is Java 8, we get both the files Java JDK and JRE but now on the latest version of Java that is Java 9, Java 10 and Java 11 we don’t get both files. Now if we need Java JRE we have to download and install Java JRE separately.
How to Install Java JRE on Windows 10
If you don’t know to download and install Java JRE on windows then follow this article to find out. Before installing Java JRE on windows, first of all, you have to install Java JDK.
Here you’ll find How To Install Java JDK 11 On Windows 10. After successfully installing Java JDK follow these steps to download and install Java JRE on Windows 10.
Step 1: Open any browser and search for Java JRE or simply visit this link https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jre8-downloads-2133155.html
Step 2: On the download page accept the licence agreement and download the software for your required operating system. If your operating system is 32-bit then you have to download x86 version of the software and if 64-bit then you have to download the x64 version of the software (*** download the .exe file).
This will help you to find out whether your operating system is 32-bit or 64-bit How To Check System Type on Windows Computer.
Step 3: After completing the download, open the downloaded file to install Java JRE on windows. And on the setup page click on install and read the licence and click on OK to install.
Step 4: Now we have to set the environment variable because by just downloading and installing Java JRE, JRE will not work. For that open control panel and Go to System and Security > System > Advanced System Setting > Environment Variables under system variable you’ll get PATH variable and click on edit. A new window will be open click on new and paste the path of Java JRE and click on OK.
To find the Java JRE path go to C Drive> Programs Files and look for a folder named Java, inside that folder, you’ll get jre folder. Open the folder and inside that folder, you’ll find a bin folder, copy the path of that bin folder and paste it in the path variable.
If you’re facing any problem then watch the video mentioned above for the complete video tutorial.