How to install Eclipse IDE – (2021-03) on Windows OS:

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to download and install Eclipse IDE – V2021-03 Software on a windows 7/8/10 PC…


Eclipse IDE is an open-source cross-platform Integrated Development Environment (IDE) from the Eclipse Foundation that is written mostly in Java and it’s used primarily for Java applications development but also can be used to develop applications in other programming languages such as C/C++, Embedded C/C++, Fortran, COBOL, PHP, Javascript, Python, Ruby etc…

The IDE can easily be customized to one’s preferences with the help of extensions/plug-ins from the Eclipse marketplace.

Why use Eclipse IDE?

  1. Its free and open source released under the terms of the Eclipse Public License 2.0
  2. Proven extensibility with a huge variety of platform plug-ins that ease the addition of new functionality.
  3. Improved Java development tooling.
  4. SWT libraries for Mac ARM64 are available as early access builds.
  5. Supports Java 16 via Eclipse Marketplace and Junit 5.7.1


Minimum System Requirements:

Before installing the software on your PC make sure it meets the following minimum system requirements;

  • Operating System: Windows 7/8/8.1/10
  • JDK version: 15.0 or higher
  • Memory (RAM); 1GB of RAM required or higher
  • Hard Disk space: 300MB of free space required
  • Architecture: 64-bit (x64) windows.

Video Tutorial (Installation Guide):

Watch the video here for installation instructions…


Eclipse IDE V2021-03 and JDK Software free Download:

This is a complete online installer setup for Eclipse IDE V2021-03 Software and it’s compatible with only 64-bit (x64) windows machines.

Software Setup details;

  • Setup file name: eclipse-inst-jre-win64
  • Full Setup size: 105 MB
  • Setup type: Online Installer
  • Compatibility Architecture: 64-bit (x64)
  • Developer: Eclipse Foundation

Please Note:
As of writing this tutorial (April/2021), the current version of Eclipse IDE is 4.19 (2021-03 release) and the current version of the Java Development Kit (JDK) is 16.


Click on the red button below to download Eclipse IDE V2021-03 Software.


Download Eclipse IDE – V2021-03 Software


Click on the red button below to download Java JDK Software.


Download Java JDK Software


Have fun developing java applications…



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