Java Runtime Environment (JRE) is Java’s (a programming language used in development) most basic virtual machine. It’s a required component to run any Java-based application or web applet and it's also available for Mac.
Easy to install and configure
Installing Java Runtime Environment on your system is really easy. The process hardly takes a few minutes to integrate Java in your system and also in all main web browsers, like Chrome or Firefox. A few clicks on the "Next" button and Java will be installed on your computer in no time.
If you need to configure any option regarding Java Runtime Environment, go to the Control Panel and you’ll find a Java icon that will give you access to a fully featured Java Control Panel. And if you’re on a 64-bit computer, remember you have to use the 64-bit edition of Java Runtime Environment instead.
A virtually essential component for web browsing
Java Runtime Environment is a necessary component to be able to run any Java-based desktop app or web applet.