Java 8 not supporting Windows XP

Tom Schindl tom.schindl at
Mon Oct 27 09:41:14 UTC 2014


While not supported u25 should install on WinXP according to Hendrik Stahl.


Where the update on the head of the blog is interesting:

> Oct 15: The recent JDK 8 Update 25 release includes a fix that enables installation of JDK 8 on Windows XP. It remains an unsupported platform and all recommendations in this blog entry still apply.


On 27.10.14 10:35, Tom Eugelink wrote:
> Java 8 is not supported on WindowsXP, so installing will not work. You
> can try copying an installed JDK or JRE directory from a Windows 7 or 8
> system and see if it runs; I had problems with that, but some say it can
> work.
> Tom
> On 27-10-2014 10:30, Nada Milosavljevic wrote:
>> I have problem to ibstall java 8,plz help me.
>> Respect,
>> Nada Milosavljevic

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