Java Development Kit (JDK)

To be able to build a RapidClipse project, a JDK from Java version 11 onwards must be available on your computer.

RapidClipse 11 comes with an integrated JRE/JDK (JustJ Adoptium OpenJDK Hotspot JRE Complete), but sometimes it is necessary to switch to another JDK.

Download JDK

Include JDK in RapidClipse

  1. From the menu, choose Window > Preferences.

  2. In the following dialog, select Java > Installed JREs.
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  3. Click Add…​, select Standard VM in the following dialog and click Next >.

  4. At JRE home click on Directory and select the JDK folder on your computer, e.g. jdk1.8.0_101.
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  5. Select the current JDK version and click Finish.