Show Notes

Step 1

– Get the Java SDK and SpringSource Tool Suite
  – Follow steps here:

Step 2

– Set your JAVA_HOME environment variable
  – On a MAC, follow steps here:
  – On a PC, follow steps here:

Step 3

When using STS you'll need to setup a workspace, this is where you will organize all your projects into one folder.
  – Follow these written instructions to get your first program up and running:


Important things to remember:
– Workspace contains projects
– Projects contain Class files
– a Class file is the blueprint for a Java Object
– Java is Object oriented, everything is an Object
– A Class file's name is important
  – (note: the filename should start with a capital letter by convention)

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