Introduction to Java
Work through these slides. As you read, think about and answer the questions at the bottom of each page. These will be your first experience with Java, so make sure you follow each step closely.
8. Click Run
No. Probably not.
An alternative way of doing all this is to use Microsoft's "File Explorer" to navigate to a desired subdirectory (or to create it) and start a command window there. If this is appealing, skip ahead to page 11.
After clicking the "Start" button you should see something similar to the above. (Windows 7 on the left, Windows 8 on the right.)
Click "Run". (Windows 8 option: click "command prompt")