Download Java for Windows 8.1 - Best Software & Apps

  • Java Runtime Environment

    8.161

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Run Java applications on your PC and web browser for free

    7
    2995 votes
    • PROS: Quick, easy installation, Integration with web browsers, Automatic updates, Free, Also available for Mac
    • CONS: Control panel is a bit dull
  • Java Development Kit

    10.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Everything you need to compile and run Java apps

    6
    1162 votes
    • PROS: Includes demos and examples, Easy-to-use interface, Lots of available documentation online
    • CONS: Graphical environment is not included and must be downloaded separately, Beginner programmers will find it difficult to navigate
  • JavaExe

    3.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Launch your Java application as a Windows file (if you know how)

    9
    1761 votes
    • PROS: Really easy to use once you've read the instrutions
    • CONS: Not intuitive
  • Apache Tomcat

    7.0.82

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A full version app for Windows, by The Apache Software Foundation

    -
    No votes yet
    • Java Runtime Environment

      10.0.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Run Java applications on 64-bit systems

      6
      1057 votes
      • PROS: Quick, easy installation, Integration with web browsers, Automatic updates
      • CONS: Control panel is a bit dull
    • IntelliJ IDEA

      Varies with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Java IDE for professionals

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Plenty of features to make programming easier, Also supports programming languages other than Java
      • CONS: Very expensive product when several alternatives are free, Takes time for programmers to learn how to fully use it
    • ZPlayer

      3.0.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      ZPlayer is a music player written in java, have a unique visual and works on Windows, Linux and MacOS.

      8
      54 votes
      • Discord Soundboard

        varies-with-device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Java Soundboard for Discord

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        No votes yet
        • DCP Setup Maker

          1.1.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Compact application designed to create Java installers by using IzPack

          9
          13 votes
          • Silver-J

            1

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            A lightweight Java IDE for Windows

            10
            1 vote
            • Gson

              varies-with-device

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              A Java serialization/deserialization library to convert Java Objects into JSON and back

              -
              No votes yet
              • OpenXava

                5.6.1

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Effective Java Framework for Developing Enterprise-Level Applications

                -
                No votes yet
                • PROS: This open-source software package is free, A good tool for those who are not expert coding professionals
                • CONS: Users have to subscribe to the website to download this software, Less advanced that many other platforms on the market
              • Guava

                varies-with-device

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Google Core Libraries for Java

                -
                No votes yet
                • GroupDocs.Conversion for Java

                  1.0.0

                  License
                  buy Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Universal Document Converter - Java Library

                  -
                  No votes yet
                  • GroupDocs.Viewer for Java

                    2.8.0

                    License
                    buy Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    HTML5 document viewer - Java Library

                    -
                    No votes yet
                    • GroupDocs.Annotation for Java

                      1.8.0

                      License
                      buy Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      HTML5 document annotation - Java Library

                      -
                      No votes yet
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