All the packages and applications of TYPE are bundled in one file. Download it (by
right-clicking the above link and choosing save) and save it as
type.jar in the extension directory of your JDK.
On Windows, this directory is:
xxx depends on
the version of your JDK; it could be
21). On Linux, it is
jre\lib\ext subdirectory of your JDK root directory.
On Mac OS X, it is
If you are upgrading
to a newer version of TYPE then simply save the new
type.jar where the old one was; i.e. overwrite the old
download is complete, verify that the file size is as above. If not,
use this alternate link and save
the file as
type.exe. Once the download is done and the
size is verified, rename the file to
You can now use the type packages by simply importing them, e.g.
The above file assumes Java 1.6 or later as target. If you have an earlier
version, see the note below.