Java is a programming language that provides a platform which enables the user to design and view the creative applications. There are various websites built using Java. It is very easy to download and install java on your system.
Vulnerabilities are there in Java, which allows a hacker to introduce viruses and execute arbitrary codes in your system. But sometimes it’s necessary to have a Java-enabled browser to view websites made in the Java platform, therefore it is recommended to regularly update to the new versions of it to be secure.
For the online installation of Java, in some case, you need to disable the firewall settings in order to avoid any interruption during the download.
Steps to Install Java in Firefox
Step 1: You can download Java from its official website i.e java.com., there click on “Java Download”.
Step 2: Click on “Agree and Start Free Download”.
Step 3: A Save As dialog box will appear where you have to save Java’s set up files. After deciding the location for set up file click on “Save” button.
Step 4: To start the installation you have to double click on the Java’s setup file. A User Account window will appear which will war you that the software might make changes to your computer. Click Yes to proceed.
Step 5: A Dialog box will appear with an Install button which would have some information corresponding to the updated license of the software. Click “Install” to start the installation process.
Step 6: The Installation will start as shown in the figure below and it will take a few minutes.
So, these are the steps to install Java. Hope the content is useful. Keep reading.