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TASKE Desktop Requirements

Summary

Computer requirements to run TASKE Desktop.

Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows 10 or 8, Server 2019, 2016, 2012 R2 or 2012
Required SoftwareJava 8
Sound CardOptional for audible alarms
NetworkA network connection to the TASKE Server

Java 8 License Information

Oracle Java SE releases starting April 16, 2019 require a license to be purchased from Oracle in order to use Java SE as part of any business operations.

Alternatives include:

  • Amazon Corretto 8 – no-cost, production-ready distribution of the Open Java Development Kit
    • Windows installation instructions
    • After installation, the standard Desktop shortcut will launch Desktop
  • Oracle OpenJDK 8 (32-bit) or 11 (64-bit) – released under the open-source GNU General Public License is free to all users
    • Download and unzip onto your machine – 32-bit v8 Windows zip or 64-bit v11 Windows zip
    • Add %root-directory%\bin to your PATH environment variable
    • Add JAVA_HOME environment variable set to %root-directory%
    • To open Desktop, from the TASKE installation directory, run start javaw.exe -jar ttdsktop.jar