How to install jdk on mac

To install the Java Development Kit (JDK) on a Mac, you can follow these steps:

  1. Download the JDK installer package from the Oracle website (
  2. Open the downloaded installer package by double-clicking on it.
  3. Follow the prompts to install the JDK.
  4. Once the installation is complete, open the Terminal application and run the command “java -version” to verify that the JDK was installed correctly and to see which version of Java is currently set as the default.
  5. To configure JDK on your mac, you can set the JAVA_HOME path in your .bash_profile or .bashrc file.
  6. You can also use package manager like brew to install JDK. Run the command brew cask install java to install JDK via brew.