How to install SQL Developer on Windows Operating System?

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What is SQL Developer?

SQL Developer is a free, integrated development environment that simplifies development and management. SQL Developer offers complete end-to-end development of your PL/SQL applications, a worksheet for running queries and scripts.

SQL Developer System Recommendations

For Windows OS: Following are minimum Recommendations

Installing SQL Developer on Windows 10 or 11

Follow below  steps to install SQL Developer on Windows:



  • Read and accept the license agreement.

  • Follow the instructions for downloading and installing SQL Developer.
  • Unzip the SQL Developer file into a folder (directory) of your choice, which will be referred to as <sql developer. Ensure that the Use folder names option is checked when unzipping the file.

  • Copy to C:\Program File folder which is default installation path

Open Sqldeveloper folder where installation file available then double click to run installation wizard.



SQL Developer installation has started

During SQL Developer installation wizard setup prompt confirmation message ” Would you like to import preferences from a previous SQL Developer Installation?”

SQL Developer Installation Completed.






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