Java JDK 5.0 with JDeveloper How to

Make sure you have downloaded and installed JDeveloper 10.1.3.

Download and Install

Download and Install Java JDK 5.0 from Fdata recommends Update 5.

Install it in the default path C:\Program Files\Java\.

When finished make sure you have a C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0_05 directory.

Configure JDeveloper for Java 5.0

Some older version of JDeveloper 10.1.3 came with Java 1.4.2 or no JDK at all. Framework v2.1 requires Java 5.0 to run.

Run c:\jdev\jdeveloper.exe (or where ever you have installed JDeveloper)

Open Tools -> Default Project Properties …

Select Libraries in the left window.

Click on Change … button.

Select User from the left hand window.

Press the New … button.

Click on the Browse … button and navigate to the location of the java.exe for JDK 5.0 (C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0_05\bin\java.exe).

Press OK

Press OK to save the new definition. This will now be the default JDK for all new JDeveloper Project.