LXFree for Java

Windows OpenJDK Installation Instructions for Java 11

1)  Download and Install LXFree for Java 11.

After the install you will get a message that the application requires a JRE and the openJDK webpage (https://jdk.java.net/11) will open in your browser.

2)  Click on the Windows/x64 zip link to download the openjdk in a zip file.

3)  Choose to save the zip file to your Downloads folder.

4)  Look in Downloads for the OpenJDK zip file.

    At this time it is named "openjdk-11.0.1_windows x-64_bin.zip"

5)  Right click the downloaded zip file and choose >Extract All...

    Uncompress the zip file into the Downloads folder,
    you will re-name and move it next.

7)  Change the name of the the unzipped folder to Java.

    Downloads/openjdk-11.0.1_windows x-64_bin changes to

8)  The name of the folder inside this folder must be jdk-11.0.1.


9)  Move the renamed Java folder to %AppData%/Java

    %AppData% is likely
    Type %AppData% into the search box to find it.

10)  You should have the following directory structure:


11)  Double-click the LXFreeForJava application to verify that it launches.