Installing NetBeans 10.0 on Windows

Apache NetBeans (incubating) 10.0 has just been released today (27th December 2018) and here is the information you need to install it on a Windows System.


Briefly the steps are:

  • Download the Binaries from:
  • Extract the downloaded “zip” file to: C:\NetBeans_10.0
  • Check you have a “JDK” on your system (either JDK8, JDK11 or OpenJDK8, OpenJDK11)
  • Double click on: C:\Netbeans_10.0\bin\netbeans64.exe
  • NetBeans 10 will load (accept the defaults in the dialogs to install the Plugins, previous settings etc.)
  • Create Desktop & Menu Shortcuts (Start Menu path: %appdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu)
Apache NetBeans Download site:
Download Java JDK:
PeaZip :

Start Menu Path : %appdata%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu