17 January 2006

FAQ: What is "Java"?

A very good friend pointed out to me the other day that she had a problem with Java. I can't remember exactly what the problem was, but I think it could have been either of these. If you have the same problem, please read on. Thanks to Liz for telling me about this!
Limewire from www.limewire.com - can't load the program (error screen?)
Revision website www.samlearning.com - can't view the practice pages
What you need to do is download Java. To install it, I think you might need to be an Administrator (if you are using Windows XP). Java allows you to run code and special effects programs on your computer. To read more, choose one of the links on this page.
Click on this link, click Download Now, Begin Download, Verify Installation.
At some point a dialog (box) may come up saying 'do you want to install this or not'? Choose Install or Yes.