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This package was approved as a trusted package on 6/20/2019.

AdoptOpenJDK provides prebuilt OpenJDK build binaries. This one uses Hotspot.

To install AdoptOpenJDK, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install adoptopenjdk

To upgrade AdoptOpenJDK, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade adoptopenjdk


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
    $targetDir   = 'C:\Program Files\AdoptOpenJDK'
    $url64       = ''
    $checksum64  = '2f8d6cfab85c62b607624778a2f63407dbefc8d3ea43e488cfb7c3b5a04a33c0'
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage $packageName $url64 $targetDir
    Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable 'JAVA_HOME' $targetDir\jdk-12.0.1+12 'Machine'
    # The full path instead of the %JAVA_HOME% is needed so it can be removed with the Chocolatey Uninstall
    Install-ChocolateyPath 'C:\Program Files\AdoptOpenJDK\jdk-12.0.1+12\bin' -PathType 'Machine'
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    Uninstall-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable 'JAVA_HOME' 'Machine'
    rm -r 'C:\Program Files\AdoptOpenJDK\jdk-12.0.1+12'
    $pathToUnInstall = 'C:\Program Files\AdoptOpenJDK\jdk-12.0.1+12\bin'
    $pathType = 'Machine'
    if ($env:PATH.ToLower().Contains($pathToUnInstall.ToLower()))
    	$statementTerminator = ";"
    	Write-Host "PATH environment variable contains $pathToUnInstall. Removing..."
    	$actualPath = [System.Collections.ArrayList](Get-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'Path' -Scope $pathType).split($statementTerminator)
    	$newPath =  $actualPath -Join $statementTerminator
    	if ($pathType -eq [System.EnvironmentVariableTarget]::Machine) {
    		if (Test-ProcessAdminRights) {
    			Set-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'Path' -Value $newPath -Scope $pathType
    		} else {
    			$psArgs = "UnInstall-ChocolateyPath -pathToUnInstall `'$originalPathToUnInstall`' -pathType `'$pathType`'"
    			Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin "$psArgs"
    	} else {
    		Set-EnvironmentVariable -Name 'Path' -Value $newPath -Scope $pathType
    $AdoptOpenJDKDirectory = 'C:\Program Files\AdoptOpenJDK'
    If ((Get-ChildItem -Force $AdoptOpenJDKDirectory) -eq $Null) {
        rmdir $AdoptOpenJDKDirectory 

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • AdoptOpenJDK


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
AdoptOpenJDK 1488 Monday, March 25, 2019 approved
AdoptOpenJDK 1493 Wednesday, February 6, 2019 approved
AdoptOpenJDK 8.192 15939 Wednesday, December 5, 2018 approved

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