Where do JNLP files go?

Where do JNLP files go?

On Windows Vista or 7, it’s in %AppData%\LocalLow\Sun\Java\Deployment\cache . It is worth mentioning that the file extension is not jar. So, you may check the file size and find it somehow.

How do I open a JNLP file in Windows?

Right-click a JNLP file and click “Open With.” Select the “Java Web Start Launcher” application in the list or click “Browse,” browse to the “C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre[version]\bin” folder on your computer and double-click the “Javaws.exe” program file.

Where is the Java web launcher located?

You can find the Java Web Start Launcher program at \bin\javaws on the local system.

How do I open a JNLP file in Windows 11?

How to Open JNLP files

  1. Navigate to its current location.
  2. Right-click on your JNLP file.
  3. Select Open with.
  4. Then, select the text editor you want to use. Let’s say it’s Notepad++.
  5. The editor will then open the file in a new window. You can now edit it.

How do I open the Java Web Start launcher?

From Java Application Cache Viewer

  1. Go to Start > Settings > Control Panel > Double click on the Java icon. The Java Control Panel will start.
  2. Click on the General tab.
  3. Click on the View button from the Temporary Internet Files section.
  4. Double click on the respective application from the list that you want to launch.

How do I open JNLP?

Open the JNLP File through Java Web Start

  1. Right-click on the JNLP file and choose the Open With option in the list.
  2. Scroll down and select the Look for another app on this PC option.
  3. Go to the following location and choose javaws.exe.
  4. Click on the Open button to open the JNLP file using Java Web Start.

How do I automatically open JNLP files?

Double click the bin folder. Double click the javaws application. Click the Close button. JNLP files will now open, by default, with Java Web Start.

How do I open a JNLP file in CMD?


  1. Select a link on a Web page that refers to a . jnlp file.
  2. At a shell or command prompt, type: javaws
  3. If you have used Java Web Start to open the application in the past, use the Java Application Cache Viewer. At a shell or command prompt, type: install_dir /jre/bin/javaws -viewer.

How do I open a JNLP file in Windows 10 Chrome?

Right-click the JNLP file on the bar at the bottom of the Google Chrome window and select “Always Open Files of This Type.” After you set this preference, Google Chrome will open JNLP files when you click a “Launch” button on a page.

How do I enable JNLP in Chrome?

How do I get the Java Web Start launcher?

Getting Java Web Start Software Java Web Start is included in the Java Runtime Environment (JRE) since release of Java 5.0. This means that when you install Java, you get Java Web Start installed automatically.