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    Re: Can't run Olivier's Java programs
    From: Aubrey O?Callaghan
    Date: 2004 Mar 19, 14:13 +0000

    Jim,
    I have Java installed as it loads when using Opera browser. By the way an
    excellent browser, but that's another story.
    I opened a dos window with cmd in start|Run.
    Then I went to the directory where it as installed and then in the dos
    window typed celest.bat and typed J. Up came the window through java script.
    
    If this doesn't work you can download java from the SUN
    website:http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.4.2/download.html
    
    Aubrey.
    
    
    
    If this does
    At 13:01 19-03-04, Jim Thompson wrote:
    
    >I thought I understood computers, but...
    >
    >I downloaded the correct Sun JRE version and installed it using the Windows
    >Installer kernel.  The installation failed once, and then ran fine second
    >time.  Window's logs confirm the successful installation.
    >
    >I unzipped Olivier's package into a custom D: drive directory and ran
    >celest.bat.  The DOS window appears.  When I type J/Enter, I get this error
    >message: "'java' is not recognized as an internal or external command,
    >operable program or batch file".
    >
    >Windows XP Home
    >Fast machine, lots of RAM
    >
    >I tried googling around about installing the Java environment, and I tried
    >searching through windows on my machine to see if the Java environment is
    >mentioned anywhere, but came up dry.
    >
    >Internet Explorer's java security settings are on "high", but I can't see
    >that affecting a java program running on my machine.
    >
    >Thoughts, anyone?  Thanks.
    >
    >Jim Thompson
    >jim2@jimthompson.net
    >www.jimthompson.net
    >Outgoing mail scanned by Norton Antivirus
    >-----------------------------------------
    
    
    

       
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