How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022

NetBeans IDE is a well-known free and open-source Integrated Development Environment for Java that includes wizards and templates to assist developers to build mobile, web, and desktop applications rapidly. It allows developers to design applications using the GUI (Graphical User Interface) and includes modular components covering a wide variety of tools.

This guide will explain how to install and set up NetBeans IDE with Java JDK on Windows Server 2022.

Prerequisites

  • Windows Server 2022 should be running on your system
  • You should have enough space in terms of memory (the minimum of 781 Mb space should be required for installing NetBeans IDE)

Installation Steps of NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022

Perform the following key steps to install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022:

Step 1: Check Java Installation

To install NetBeans IDE, you need to install Java JDK on your system. Here, Java is already installed on this machine. Therefore, open the command prompt to verify the Java JDK installation by using the following command:

$ java -version

If java is installed, the Java version should display on the terminal window. However, if you get an error message such as Java is not recognized on this machine. It means java is not installed on your machine; in this case, you can install it from our website How to install Java JDK on Windows Server 2022.

Step 2: Download NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022

As we mentioned earlier, if Java is installed, you can proceed to install NetBeans IDE on your machine.  Download the NetBeans IDE latest version from its official website Apache NetBeans. Click on the ‘Download’ button and the following downloading Apache NetBeans page will open in your web browser.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

At the time of writing this article, Apache NetBeans 13 is the latest available version. So, click on the Apache NetBeans 13 installer for Windows.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

Once the NetBeans .exe file is downloaded, navigate into the folder where the downloaded file is saved. Now, double-click on this file setup and execute it.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

The installer configuration process will start on your machine.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

After running the installer, it will install the Apache NetBeans IDE with the following packages and runtimes. Click on ‘Next’ to proceed with default installation settings.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

Next, accept the terms of the license agreement and click on ‘Next’.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

Now, choose the installation folder in which you want to install Apache NetBeans IDE 13.  By default, the installation path will lead to the ’C:\Program Files\NetBeans-13’. When using the JDK to run the NetBeans IDE, it will additionally check to see if a JDK (Java Development Kit) environment variable definition exists on the operating system.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

If it exists, it will also add the JDK environment variable path to the JDK for Apache NetBeans IDE.  Click on ‘Next’ with the default installation path.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

Now, the installation process summary displays on the windows. Click on the ‘Install’ button to start the installation of Apache NetBeans IDE 13 on Windows Server 2022.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

The installer will take a few minutes to install Apache NetBeans IDE 13 and runtimes on your system.

Once the installation is completed, a message about ‘installation completed successfully’ will display on the screen. Click on ‘Finish’ to close the Apache NetBeans IDE setup.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

To verify the installation, type ‘NetBeans’ in the search bar. The application icon will show in the search result. Click on this application icon to launch the Apache NetBeans IDE 13 on your Window Server.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

Congratulations, Apache NetBeans 13 has been successfully installed on Windows Server 2022.

How to Install NetBeans IDE on Windows Server 2022 - Samreena

Conclusion

We presented in this tutorial how to install and set up Apache NetBeans IDE 13 in Windows Server 2022. Moreover, we introduced NetBeans and its useful features in this guide. Now, you can easily install and use NetBeans IDE with JDK on your Windows Server. Thanks.

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