Getting Started with Java

These pages are aimed at the beginning programmer with no experience in Java whatsoever. We'll start with instructions that help with getting and installing Java tools, explaining the program-development process, introducing development environments (optional), and then a brief introduction to the Java language.

Step 1: Get the Java tools you need to your PC:

Step 2: Understand the process of creating a (Java) program:

Step 3: Try out a few options for editing programs:

Step 4: Learn Java with applets: (a work in progress)