Net Beans IDE is documented in the software's help system, however, additional documentation about Net Beans IDE is available at

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Alternately, if the checksum fingerprint is provided on the download page, you can use the command to verify that the downloaded file's fingerprint matches.

If the file's byte count or fingerprint do not match, the file may have been corrupted during the download process. You can install the J2SE 5.0 JDK software and Net Beans IDE in directories of your choice.

You do not have to be a root user to use this installer unless you choose to install this bundle in a system-wide location.

You can install the J2SE 5.0 JDK software and Net Beans IDE in directories of your choice.

You must, however, have Administrator privileges for this installer to install the J2SE 5.0 JDK and Net Beans IDE.

By default, the installer places the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) in , regardless of the specifed JDK install location.

Note: This installer will not displace the system version of the Java platform that is supplied by the Windows Operating System.

Note: This installer will not displace the system version of the Java platform that is supplied by the Solaris Operating System (Solaris OS).

Both J2SE 5.0 JDK and Net Beans IDE 5.5 have been tested on the following: has completed downloading, verify that the process successfully completed by comparing the file's byte count with that posted on the download page.

Note: This installer will not displace the system version of the Java platform that is supplied by the Linux Operating System (Linux OS).

If the file's byte count or fingerprint do not match, the file may have been corrupted during the download process. For additional documentation on J2SE JDK 5.0, visit