The DF Studio Java Web Start downloader is compatible with Mac or Windows, but requires the computer to be Java-enabled. Many new operating systems are not automatically equipped with Java, and it must be installed by the user at the first encounter with a website that incorporates Java applications.
The DFS Downloader application does not require Java. Please see Install the DFS Downloader to check compatibility and prevent installing Java unnecessarily.
1. Click the link below to verify that Java is installed:
2. If the following message appears, click the “Run” button despite the warnings.
If the Java installation is up to date, the following message will be displayed after testing.
3. If the current Java version is not up to date, then a prompt will appear with instructions for updating Java.
For users running Mac OS X version 10.7 or older and missing Java, the following link provides instructions for downloading and installing Java: https://support.apple.com/kb/DL1572