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Java won't run
Joined: Mar 07, 2004
Aug 17, 2004 10:40:00
When I try to run ANY compiled works I get this error message:
Registry key 'Software\JavaSoft\Java Runtime Environment\CurrentVersion'
has value '1.3', but '1.4' is required.
Error: could not find java.dll
Error: could not find Java 2 Runtime Environment.
This even appears even when I try to run already compiled source.
I have Java SDK 1.4.2 and this error makes no sense to me. What should I do???
Joined: Feb 25, 2003
Aug 17, 2004 12:18:00
Format your PC and Install Linux!!!
from your machine
2- Run regedit
3- Search for any java tag (remove them)
4- Reinstall java 1.4
5- add <INSTALLDIR_JAVA14>\bin in your path
6- open command prompt
7- type "java -version"
Alain Boucher<br />Spare-Brain Consultants Inc.<br />SCJ2P,SCWCD,
Marilyn de Queiroz
Joined: Jul 22, 2000
Aug 17, 2004 22:32:00
I agree with steps 1 through 7. I've done it myself and for the same reason.
"Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, and today is a gift; that's why they call it the present." Eleanor Roosevelt
Joined: May 20, 2004
Aug 18, 2004 11:48:00
Hey Atrus, which Operating System are you using. You might want to try and set path to JDK1.4. This problem bugged me when i upgraded from jdk 1.2 to 1.3 but forgot to change the path.
All the best.
Joined: Dec 10, 2001
Aug 20, 2004 22:31:00
You might have success by uninstalling all JREs and JDKs on your computer, restarting, then installing the JRE/JDK you want to use.
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