Install Maven on Windows 7

Install Maven on Windows 7


1. Download the latest Maven distribution zip from

2. Extract the Zip


3. Consult the README.txt. Here you will a description of the following steps.

4. Add Maven to your path. The procedure is similar as described here for Windows Vista:

5.You might also have to add the JAVA_HOME environment variable:

6.Don‘t forget to restart your command line window (cmd.exe)

7.You can test maven by starting the command line cmd.exe and type „mvn“