Eclipse throws Failed to load the JNI shared Library (JDK) error

When Eclipse is opened from the exe, a pop-up dialog shows:

Failed to load the JNI shared library "C:/JDK/bin/client/jvm.dll"`.

Then Eclipse closes.


  • If your computer supports 64 bits, you MUST have,

    • 64-bit OS
    • 64-bit Java
    • 64-bit Eclipse

    If your computer supports 32 bits, you MUST have,

    • 32-bit OS
    • 32-bit Java
    • 32-bit Eclipse
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