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can we keep two jdk versions

sam liyanage
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Currently i have installed jdk 1.6.I need to install jdk 1.7.Can i install 1.7 while keeping jdk 1.6 or i have to unstall jdk 1.6?
can't we keep two versions of jdk at same machine ?
Ulf Dittmer
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Yes, it's possible.


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sam liyanage
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I am using eclips.So when eclips running which version of java use by eclips?
As i am usin Google App engine plugin i need to be select 1.7 JDK.
Campbell Ritchie
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Right‑click the project and look through its properties, in Eclipse. You can set the version of Java used like that.
Ulf Dittmer
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I would imagine that there is a setting somewhere in Eclipse to select which JDK to use. Searching for "selecting JDK eclipse" would seem to bear that out.
 
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