Install Java

Before starting the installation check if Java is already installed:

Log in to the Computer Science machines

You can log into any of these machines:

Change your Password

Submit your Homework

Recommended Text Editors

When editing Java programs it is helpful to use a text editor that has syntax highlighting: key words and common structures are displayed in different colors, which helps humans to read the code. For now, we recommend using one of the following free programs, depending on your operating system:

Any editor that saves plain text documents will work and you are not required to use the above editors, but you will likely find it easier to read and write code in them than, e.g., notepad.

Guidelines have been written by Parker Porfilio and Amber Stubbs