If the files you have downloaded have a .java extension, then these steps will work for you. If the files have a .class extension, you will have to look fourther down the page to section 'Getting the Command Prompt'.
Getting the Compiler:
You will need to have the java compiler. It is free.
You should read the read me file here
You are advised to read the 'Installation Instructions', available here
or for windows here
The compiler is available from here.
Look down the page until you the the section headed 'JDK 5.0 Update 9' and press the '>> Download' button to the right.
Getting the Command Prompt:
After getting the compiler and installing it, you need to open the command prompt.
This is accessed from the Start Menu, click on the windows 'Start' button.
Click on 'All Programs'.
Look for 'Accessories', and click on it (if needed).
In here should be 'Command Prompt'. Click on this.
Now is perhaps the hard part. You need to navigate through the command prompt to get the to folder you have the java files in.
For simplicity, I will call the file that holds these java files, 'C:\code'
This means, it is a folder on your C drive.
You need to type this into the command prompt, without the quotes.
Then press enter.
You may need to change this, according to where your files are located.
If you do not have to compile the '.java' files as you have the '.class' file, go to 'Running the Program'.
If you need to compile the '.java' files, continue to 'Compiling the Files'.
Compiling the Files:
You should be in the folder that contains the .java files.
For simplicity, I will assume the name of the .java file is 'Example.java'
Type into the command prompt, again without the quotes
The compiler, named 'javac', should compile the code.
If there are no errors, it should produce a .class file, named 'Example.class'.
If you have errors, hmm, you may have to go back to where you got the file, or ask another question.
Running the Program:
Once you have the .class files, I will call them 'Example.class', you can compile the program into a functioning program.
Type into the command prompt the following line, without the quotes.
This should run the program.
If you have more than one file, you will have to compile each file seperately, as mentioned above in 'Compiling the Files', before you can run the program.
It is the file with the 'public static void main(String args)' method that you call from the command prompt with 'java Example'.
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