How to add local jar files to a Maven project?

To add a local JAR file to a Maven project, you can use the maven-install-plugin. Here's how you can do it:

  1. Place the JAR file in a directory that is accessible to your Maven project.

  2. Add the following build block to your pom.xml file:

  1. Replace /path/to/local/jar/file.jar with the path to your JAR file.

  2. Replace com.example with the desired group ID for the JAR file.

  3. Replace local-jar with the desired artifact ID for the JAR file.

  4. Replace 1.0 with the desired version for the JAR file.

  5. Run the following command to install the JAR file:

mvn install

This will install the JAR file to your local Maven repository, and you can then include it in your project by adding it as a dependency in your pom.xml file:


I hope this helps! Let me know if you have any other questions.