Create an Oracle account at and sign in 2. Purge the old oracle-java11-installer package if you had it installed: sudo apt purge oracle-java11-installer 5. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. This should be done every time you start Android Studio.
Before installing Java, make sure to first verify the version of installed Java. Check the Java version To check the Java version after installing the package, run command: javac -version 4. If you do not have root access, install Java in your home directory or a subdirectory for which you have write permissions. Ensure that you rename the old directory if it contains files that you would like to keep. To create this article, 42 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. Keep in mind that, as of March 2018, only the 64-bit version of Java 9 is available for Ubuntu.
However, if you are moving from an older version of Android Studio, you may want to keep any settings made previously — in this case specify the location of the settings, and let the setup wizard do the job. You can delete this file if you so wish. Latest stable release of Java version is 9. Ignore any warnings on the terminal and then close it. We can either run the project on a emulated Android device or an actual Android device. Another window will pop-up and, after a while, the screen will look like the one shown below. Since Oracle Java 11 can't be directly downloaded from Oracle any more, the installer no longer works, so I created a new installer that requires the user to create an Oracle account, download the Oracle Java 11.
You will be back at the Android Studio welcome screen. Make sure that execute permissions are set Run this command: % chmod +x 6u -linux-x64. However, our ultimate goal is that the project should run on an actual Android device a smart phone, for example. A window may pop up asking you whether you want to create a menu item for Android Studio also see below. You should receive a message which displays: java 1.
Verify Java Version Once you have set up the alternatives, then check the java version using the following command. Now You may verify the Java version again, to confirm. You can download to any directory that you can write to. The Java Development Kit files are installed in a directory called jdk. Change directory to the location where you would like the files to be installed. The important thing to note here if unsuccessful is that Android Studio will display some message and this usually gives you a clue on what is wrong.
Just type the number of your choice to get install it. Automating the Oracle Java installation process with install-java. Run the following command on terminal to check the installed java version on your system. The script developer is says he's mainly using Ubuntu, and therefore the script was only tested on Ubuntu however, I used the script to install and set up Oracle Java on Fedora, and it worked without any issues. The release contains information about Oracle Java 12, including what's new.
It also would be useful if you are new to Java and wish to test software from the command line during the learning process. Everything else works as before. The Android Studio icon will appear in the panel — single click on this icon to start Android Studio. Make a directory where you want to install Java. If there are no updates i. Install unzip required by the install-java. Do it now and retry running the project again.