Java was started but returned exit code=13 – Solved

Java was started but returned exit code=13

Step 1:  Locate your javaw.exe file

javax.exe is located in the java bin folder. Mine happens to be placed in Program files like so:
C:\Program Files\Java80\jre\bin

Step 2: Edit eclipse.ini
Open eclipse.ini, which is placed in the same directory as eclipse.exe.
Open it in notepad and make sure you add the tag
vm – <JavaBinFolder>\javax.exe
between the –launcher.appendVmargs and -vmargs tags like so:

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