Version 1.7.0_67 of the JVM is not suitable for this product. Version 1.8 or greater is required

Eclipse Jee 2018-09 will be launched by using java 1.8 and above. So we need to install java 1.8 or above versions, either 32 bit or 64 bit according your system supports. After installing, you need to set system environment PATH variable of JDK path like C:\Program Files\Java\jdk<version>\jre\bin

Error Screen

Eclipse unable to launch
Eclipse unable to launch – incompatible JVM

Go to –> Right Click My computer –> Advanced –> Environment Variables –> System Variable –> select PATH variable –> click on EDIT –> then add the C:\Program Files\Java\jdk<version>\jre\bin  at the end of the line.

System Environment PATH Variable Setup for JAVA
System Environment PATH Variable Setup for JAVA

Then click on eclipse to launch and will be opened without any error

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