Technical Blog Post
Quick simple steps how to determine detailed JRE version on your client station or server
My name is Edgar Mengelberg and I have been working with the Maximo and TPAE product suite in various Support roles for over 15 years.
Often customers ask me what the quickest , most accurate way will be in finding the used JRE a.k.a Java Runtime Engine version on their client station or server.
Here are some dead-easy to follow steps in order to establish this as follows:
1)Click on your Start( left button corner on your desktop bar) button .
2)Click on the Run... option.
3) Type in CMD and click OK to bring up the DOS prompt.
4) Then type in java -version
N.B!: Make sure you leave a space between java and -version
5) Press "Enter" and voila, this will give you all the JRE info you need.
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