Installing Java 7

Microsoft Windows 7

The following steps and screen shots will help you to install the Java 7 Runtime Environment software.

Step 1

First, determine if your computer is a 32-Bit or 64 Bit operating system. To do this, right-click on the computer tab in the Start Menu and then click on the drop down option properties.


Step 2

You will be able to see the Bit version of the operating system under the system tab. Remember this value.


Step 3

Go to

Then Accept the License Agreement,

and then find the Windows version of Java for your computer. (Note: 32-Bit Operating systems will be x86 and 64-Bit will be x64)

java7 site

Step 4

Install Java 7 via download



Step 5

Once it is complete, the final message will appear.


Step 6

Once that is done, go to Start and type in Uninstall a program. This will bring you to the programs list of your computer.



Step 7

Make sure Java 7 is the only version present.


You have now successfully installed Java 7. If you have problems at any time during this install, visit a DHNet@Home location, call (352) 846-4697 or submit an iServiceDesk Request.