Go to the location of the downloaded file, as shown in the preceding screenshot, and extract it to a desired location of your choice. The extraction will result in a folder named
eclipse. The contents of the
eclipse folder are shown in the following screenshot:
We can see there is an application or executable file named
eclipse, which on double-clicking, launches the Eclipse IDE. When Eclipse is launched, it will prompt you for a workspace location. Provide an appropriate location where the projects are to be stored and click on OK. Now, we are right in the Eclipse space and ready for action. You see something similar ...