I understand that XP is not a supported OS by either Microsoft or Oracle. I need to install Java 7 for an application on an older XP laptop. Old Version of Java for Windows XP. Website. adopteesofcolor.org Developer. Oracle Corporation. Latest Version. Java 6 Update 43 & Java 7 Update As of April 8, Microsoft stopped supporting Windows XP and therefore it is no longer an officially supported platform. Users may still continue to use Java 8. These issues affect both XP bit and XP Pro x I have not found any other bugs with Java 8 on XP over the past 4 years, but there are areas. I want to install java on my Windows XP SP3 box, not to allow it to run in a browser, but rather to run simple programs in a dos box -- my son is. Results 1 - 7 Eclipse is a software designed to manage IDE for Java language. It is ideal License: Free; OS: Windows XP Windows Vista Windows 7 Windows 8. Platform(s): Windows Server, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows XP, Windows Server , Windows Vista, Windows 10; Java version(s): , adopteesofcolor.org notes this and you have to plow ahead with the install. You are in very unsupported territory.