In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to install Maven on Windows10 operating system.
Download Maven :
Download the Maven latest version from maven downloads. For me it is apache-maven-3.5.2-bin.zip.
Install Maven on Windows10 :
Extract the downloaded maven .zip file at your preferred location and proceed the below steps.
After extracting the apache-maven-3.5.2-bin.zip file, folder consists like below. I have extracted in E:\Softwares\apache-maven-3.5.2
Setup Maven to Path :
Go to Advanced System Settings :
Search for Advanced System Settings in the Search box like below:
by selecting the above Advanced System Settings, you can see the below System Properties window where you can find Environment Variables button.
Click on Environment Variables > There you can find System variables section.
Select the Path variable and click on Edit button. Now opens another window like below: This is a new widow introduced from Windows10.
Here click on the new button and add environment variable E:\Softwares\apache-maven-3.5.2\bin (your maven folder location till \bin) like below.
And Click on OK.
You can check your setup, by firing the below command on your windows command prompt.
Type mvn –version and Enter: It will give installed maven version with JAVA_HOME like below.
C:\>mvn -version Apache Maven 3.5.2 (138edd61fd100ec658bfa2d307c43b76940a5d7d; 2017-10-18T13:28:13+05:30) Maven home: E:\Softwares\apache-maven-3.5.2\bin\.. Java version: 1.8.0_151, vendor: Oracle Corporation Java home: C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.8.0_151 Default locale: en_US, platform encoding: Cp1252 OS name: "windows 10", version: "10.0", arch: "amd64", family: "windows"
Happy Learning 🙂