# Difference between revisions of "Scout/HowTo/3.8/Install Scout SDK"

< Scout‎ | HowTo‎ | 3.8

Installing Scout SDK is really easy.

## Install Eclipse with Scout SDK

Visit the Eclipse Download-page to get Eclipse bundled with the Scout SDK.

JRE 1.6 required
Eclipse Scout SDK requires Java 6 or greater. If there is no Scout perspective you probably need to install an appropriate JRE.
If you have multiple JREs installed and want to be sure the right one is used start Eclipse Scout using the -vm command line argument and specifying the path to the executable: eclipse -vm c:\path_to_the_jre\bin\java.exe