How To Install JCE

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Java Cryptography Extension (a.k.a JCE), for an unlimited strength jurisdiction policy,

can be easily installed by replacing the currently existing local_policy.jar and US_export_policy.jar,

With the unrestricted ones you can download from Oraclefor JDK 7

Where local_policy.jar and US_export_policy.jar are placed:
look for them here:


set this on your machine, following this example:
    C:\\Program Files\\Java\\jdk1.7.0_80
or  C:\\PROGRA~1\\Java\\JDK17~1.0_8\\

    C:\\Program Files\\Java\\jdk1.7.0_80\\jre
or  C:\\PROGRA~1\\Java\\JDK17~1.0_8\\jre

also, add C:\\PROGRA~1\\Java\\JDK17~1.0_8\\bin to your PATH

I've created an archive for most of the JDK-installers and files in,
in includes the policy files:, and