Answered By: Rick Lindquist
Last Updated: Feb 08, 2021     Views: 68

Here are the steps:


  • Click the JNLP download link (example: Reditus Portal)


  • When prompted to open or save, choose save


  • Navigate to the saved location to right-click on the saved .jnlp file and choose Open With


  • Make sure there is a check-mark in the box that says Always use this app to open .jnlp files, then click More apps


  • Scroll down to the bottom and select Look for another app on this PC


  • Select the Java folder, (If you do not see Java, go back up one level to the c:/ drive and select Program Files(x86), then select the Java folder. If you do not have a Java folder here, you will want to go to and download the latest version before continuing with these steps.)


  • Double click the latest jre folder (example: jre7, jre1.8_191, etc)


  • 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

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