How to setup a JSON webservice with Play Framework 1.2.4 (for beginners)

Step 1: Installation 1. Download play framework 1.2.4 http://download.playframework.org/releases/play-1.2.4.zip and extract it to a folder of your preference. 2. Download Java http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk7-downloads-1880260.html if you don’t have it. 3. Extract it and add the play framework and java/bin to your “PATH” environment variable (Click here for a demonstration) 4. Start -> Run -> cmd <press enter>, …