Install OpenJDK with AdoptOpenJDK

The AdoptOpenJDK project provides Java binaries maintained by the community and licensed under the General Public License (GPL), v2. These binaries may be freely used for any purpose. Binaries are available for:

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Apple macOS
  • Linux

Computers managed by Information Technology

Computers managed by Information Technology will automatically receive OpenJDK.

For computers not managed by Information Technology:

  1. Visit the the AdoptOpenJDK website
    • Note: Unless you require specific version of the Java SE platform and/or Java Virtual Machine (JVM), the default option OpenJDK 8 (LTS) with HotSpot JVM is recommended.
  2. Click the ‘Latest release’ download button to download the appropriate AdoptOpenJDK installer for your system.
  3. Open the downloaded AdoptOpenJDK installer and follow the on-screen prompts to complete installation.


For additional installation methods and parameters, please consult the AdoptOpenJDK installation page


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Monday, July 29, 2019 - 16:35