Java runtime environment 7 40. That was because my registry key Java Runtime Environment was missing altogether.
Java can run applications developed using the java programming language and set of development tools.
The JVM is a crucial component of the Java platform. Java 2 Runtime Environment ( J2RE) contains all you need to execute JAVA applications. The Java( TM) SE Runtime Environment includes the JAVA Virtual Machine, runtime libraries and the necessary applications to launch programs written in JAVA language.
On my Windows 7 machine, it was solved by doing the following: In the START menu type " regedit" to open the Registry ( be careful doing this) ; Go to " HKEY_ LOCAL_ MACHINE" on the left- hand side registry explorer/ tree menuClick " SOFTWARE" within the " HKEY_ LOCAL_ MACHINE" registriesClick " JavaSoft" within the " SOFTWARE" registriesClick " Java Runtime Environment" within the " JavaSoft" list of. I had exactly the same problem and exactly same set of errors.