Build Basic Installer Tutorial / Part 6

On the Launchers panel...

  1. Leave the Group blank.
    If you want the launcher to appear in its own group or submenu, then you'd enter the name here.
  2. Under the Launchers list box click: Add button.
  3. A new dialog box opens called Launcher.
  4. In the Display name field enter: Hello World
  5. Click on the Browse button next to the Icon filename field and select the hello.ico file.
  6. Click the Java application radio button next to the Starts label.
  7. Either click the Search button and select Hello or in to the Main classname field or enter: Hello
    • If the Main method is in a package, then you'd include the package name and the class name.
    • Do not specify the .class nor any directory or path names in the main classname.
    • The executable for the JVM (e.g., java.exe) is automatically configured in the installer.
    • If your Java app requires a special runtime classpath or JVM parameters then you'll set them on the JVM panel.
  8. Click the OK button when all the other settings are the way you want them.

When you're finished, then click Next.