Java – Java allows you to play online games, chat with people around the world, calculate your mortgage interest, and view images in 3D, just to name a few.
It’s also integral to the intranet applications and other e-business solutions that are the foundation of corporate computing.
Java software for your computer, or the Java Runtime Environment, is also referred to as the Java Runtime, Runtime Environment, Runtime, JRE, Java Virtual Machine, Virtual Machine, Java VM, JVM, VM, Java plug-in, or Java download.
- Check your actual Java version here
- Download it here. You will be redirected to a web page which will take care of finding out which operating system you have installed on your computer, what language you have chosen for your normal computer utilization and what version they recommend for you. Nornally this works fine but you better confirm their choices before you start installation.