What tools are recommended for developing with the Java language?
Install the Java Development Kit (JDK) from
Also there is the Java Access Bridge (JAB), which should be installed for each Java Virtual Machine (JVM) on your computer. A direct download URL for the
Eclipse is an accessible IDE especially tailored for Java development. It is available from
Also there is the Standard Widget Toolkit (SWT), a Java package that produces accessible GUIs on Windows and Linux. SWT comes with Eclipse.