How to install the Java Loader utility

Article ID: KB25526

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 02-20-2012

 

Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry 7 OS and earlier
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  • BlackBerry smartphones
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Complete the following steps to install Java Loader onto a laptop or desktop computer:

 

1.    Download the installation file and save it to C:\Program Files\Common Files\Research In Motion\Shared\Loader Files\<BlackBerry_smartphone_type_software_version>\Java\ .

2.    Extract the executable and double-click the executable to begin the installation.

3.    Read and accept the license agreement and select install.

4.    During the installation, save the installation files to C:\Program Files\Common Files\Research In Motion\Shared\Loader Files\<BlackBerry_smartphone_type_and_software_version>\Java\ .

 

Note: If installing Java Loader on a computer running Windows® 98, rename the <BlackBerry_smartphone_type_and_software_version> folder to a name with less than eight characters.

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To obtain the Javaloader Utility, please visit our website http://us.blackberry.com/developers/javaappdev/ and download the BlackBerry SDK.

For information regarding the commands that can be ran using the Java Loader tool, please reference KB25524.

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