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New Install of SQL Developer 4.0.1 Fails to Start with Unsupported JDK Version (Doc ID 1668144.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 15, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 New Install of SQL Developer 4.0.1 fails with the following error.

"Unsupported JDK version - Running this product is supported with a minimum Java version of 1.7 and a maximum version less than 1.8. Update SetJavaHome in C:\Program Files\Oracle\sqldeveloer4_0_1\sqldeveloper\bin\sqldeveloper.conf to point to another Java. This procut will not be supported, and may not run correctly if you proceed. Continue anyway ?"



 New Installation of SQL Developer 4.0.1


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