I was just sooo frustrated but I figured it out. To get it to work, I had to use internet explorer 64-bit version to download java. I have Windows 7 x64. Most of the advice in this thread is bad, misguided. This is the most frequent cause of an Error 13. As a simple test, open a Command Prompt window, move to the directory that is pointed to by the -vm argument in your eclipse. By the way, If you are confused between these two, read.
The error message that it displayed was definitely Java related: Error: Could not create the Java Virtual Machine Error: A fatal exception has occurred. When you dump the environment variables with set on the command line window it should be visible. . Make sure to add -vm before the -vmargs section. Would you like to answer one of these instead? It can be redistributed with such applications. On both problematic machines, MyEclipse 9. A to run all Eclipse 2018-09 packages based on Eclipse 4.
You can alternatively open the control panel manual to go there if you prefer it that way. The Advanced Tab is selected, and the Environment Variables button is pressed. As said above would like to add In this file eclipse. Current releases of Eclipse require Java 8 or newer. After I have read all your comments it came to my mind to just uninstall the fresh installed Java 7 and the Java Development file. Hope this helped you a bit. Information concerning tested configurations for Eclipse 4.
It is a Java-based game but since the machine I wanted to run it on had Java only untied from the browser , I did not think that this would be an issue. Decompress this file into the directory of your choice e. The reasoning behind requiring Java 8 are discussed. By the way there is subtle , which is worth knowing. When I tried to start the game though after installation it quit immediately afterwards.
Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. It doesnt have to be on the beginning, but surely it cant be on the end of the file. Some time this happens when your Java folder get updated. I went to the Java manual install page which was not as directly accessible as you'd like and installed the 64bit version. Initially, it did not work for me. In the end it's really quite simple and I'm glad to know that Eclipse has some employees that will respond to user problems.
Would you like to answer one of these instead? In your Eclipsepedia it provided an example of what the eclipse. I can't believe this company makes a program, and when it has bugs or crashes the only way someone can help is by randomly posting to a forum and just pray someone replies?? Thank you for the solution. So, I had to install that downloaded from:. Extraction requires a password or otherwise fails on Windows. Not the answer you're looking for? We have 10+ Win 7 32bit 4. Note that there is a known problem with the built-in decompression utility on all current versions of Windows.
The reasoning behind requiring Java 8 are discussed. Please edit your answer accordingly. I'm running Windows 7, Eclipse Helios and Java 1. This has caused lot of problem in past. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. After some digging around and testing I came up with a solution for the issue that worked and resolved the error message so that the Java application started just fine. You can change your java in eclipse.
Note also that this entry has to be the last one in the eclipse. I guess that's because of the web browser. The default setting is the local environment protected by Mar 22 '11 at 4:45 Thank you for your interest in this question. The scan may take a few moments to complete and in the process will also remove all the Spyware, Adware and Malware on your computer. If you have any questions or feedback then please drop a comment.