NetBeans (with GlassFish Server)

Guides, Tutorials and How-To's


In this lesson we install NetBeans (with GlassFish Server), an IDE primarily based around Java development.


To install NetBeans you need to install a JDK. At the moment, JDK 9 is available to download, but Netbeans will only work with JDK 8. Links to the installation guides are below:

Video Guide

Step by Step

  • Ensure JDK 8 is already installed
  • Go to and download the full package
  • Follow the installation wizard
  • When completed navigate to C:\Program Files\Java and check that the JDK and JRE have been installed.

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