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Thread: Compiling Error?

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    Default Compiling Error?

    I can't compile my code...I think I know how to fix it, but I don't know the exact details.


    Here's what I think
    You go to Control Panel, Then System, Advanced, Then Enviroment Variables.

    After that I have no idea...Any Suggestions?


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    Default Re: Compiling Error?

    Can you explain what your problem is?

    If you know the location of the javac command, you can compile your program using the full path to the compiler:
    C:\Java\jdk1.6\bin\javac.exe YOURPROGRAM.java

    To tell the OS where to look for a command, you need to add the path to the folder containing the command to the PATH environment variable.

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    Default Re: Compiling Error?

    Add JAVA_HOME in Enviroment variables and also add java_home\bin in path variable in system variables

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    Variable Name = Path
    Varaiable value = %SystemRoot%\system32;C:\Java\jdk1.6\bin

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