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Java Portable (?) on windows

I've tried several Java application on Microsoft Windows but sometimes JRE wasn't available.
I've put up a really simple batch script to load any java application, even from a pendrive, without installing the whole JRE.
Before anything download and install java runtime enviroment (JRE) from the sun website.
You can also download directly the JDK (Java Development Kit) and use this script for the java development. You can add several other development applications that can be launched independently from the computer that you are using (on windows).
After Installing JAVA (this should be pretty easy to do ... ->double click on the executable file, click on forward, forward, end ... ) go to the program files path %programfiles% (ex. c:\program files | c:\programmi | c:\programas ) then in JAVA\jreX (ex. c:\program files\JAVA\jre6 ).
Copy the "lib" and "bin" folders to the folder "JAVA" (just create it) inside the folder from where you want to r…