Error: Program “make” not found in PATH

I have the following error in Eclipse CDT (using Windows 7). How to correct it?

Error: Program "make" not found in PATH PATH=[C:\cygwin\bin;C:/Program Files/Java/jre1.6.0/bin/client;C:/Program Files/Java/jre1.6.0/bin;C:/Program Files/Java/jre1.6.0/lib/i386;C:\Program Files\WinRAR;C:\Windows\system32;C:\Windows;C:\Windows\System32\Wbem;C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\;C:\cygwin\bin\;C:\Users\user\AppData\Local\Temp\Rar$EX00.502\eclipse]

Path Environment variable has the following


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You should install make package in cygwin. To do this execute cygwin setup.exe and when the window of packages opened, search make and install it. This is gonna solve your problem i think


You're missing make which is used for processing Makefiles to build programs.

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