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Open Java File

Java language source code file definition and linked programs information.


How to open java files

File extension java is used by following file type(s):

type description:
Default file extension for .java file type:
Java language source code file
The JAVA file extension is associated with the Java programming language. File contains Java source code. These files are in plain text format. This means Java files can be edited in the Java IDE applications and also in standard text editors. Java source code must be at first compiled into Java .class file by a Java compiler. Only .class file can be executed by Java virtual machine.
that open java files:
  • Adobe Dreamweaver (Microsoft Windows)
  • Eclipse IDE for Java Developers (Microsoft Windows)
  • gedit (Linux)
  • GNU Emacs (Linux)
  • Java (multiplatform software)
  • Java Development Kit (JDK) (multiplatform software)
  • Microsoft Visual Studio (Microsoft Windows)
  • Microsoft Windows NotePad (Microsoft Windows)
  • NetBeans (multiplatform software)
  • NotePad++ text editor (Microsoft Windows)
  • Oracle JDeveloper (multiplatform software)
  • TextEdit (Apple OS X)
  • TextMate (Apple OS X)
  • Xcode (Apple OS X)


This is how you open, edit and convert a Java File Extension format.

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