Setting up for Java Web Development…

In my last post, I outlined the tools we will need for Java web development and I promised to share with you how I got my tools installed, the list still remains the same as listed below:

  • Download Java Development Kit (JDK) and set up Java to run on your computer
  • Get a Java IDE (Integrated Development Environment). It will make our lives easier… I will be using NetBeans in my tutorials.
  • We need a database – MySQL is available online for free download.Click here to download

There are several other options to check out when it comes to picking a tool and I chose the tools above based on preference. You can check out other options here (I have only tried out the first two (NetBeans and Eclipse) on the list). Now to the main point, we will take the outlined task one after the other.

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Happy New Year in JAVA!!!

New Year new resolutions they say – Today marks the beginning of a new year, a chance to look at the world afresh and to step into that new day and new world boldly. It’s time to start something new, open a new diary, clear our thoughts, take up new challenges, refocus our energies, set new goals and conquer more territories. Happy New Year BCB Readers *Hugs and Kisses*

If programming is on your list of those new challenges you seek to conquer in the New Year, I strongly believe you should not wait one more day. There is no better time to start than now. That is why I will be welcoming you to the New Year with your first Java Application – HappyNewYearApp. It will simply display the greeting “Happy New Year!!!”

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