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Windows 7: Java.. Windows XP Sp 3

31 Jul 2010   #1
LADYPINKtomato1

Windows 8 - 64-bit
 
 
Java.. Windows XP Sp 3

I was trying to prepare for the New Java version.
I've always gone to my control panel.. hit Add/Remove let my programs load.. then un-install Jave before getting the newer version.. then reboot my pc..
I have done it as above.. It won't verify..
I went back to my control panel.. my Java Icon is there..

Cannot open it..
I get a message .. " The System Cannot find the registery key specified " .....Now what ?

Thanks for helping me with this.
LPt

Java program is NOT showing in my programs ..Add/Remove .


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31 Jul 2010   #2
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Do this ...


Updating Java:
  • Download the latest version of Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6.
  • Scroll down to where it says "Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6u21 allows end-users to run Java applications".
  • Click the "Download" button to the right.
  • Check the box that says: "Accept License Agreement".
  • The page will refresh.
  • Click on the link to download Windows Offline Installation with or without Multi-language and save to your desktop.
  • Close any programs you may have running - especially your web browser.
  • Go to Start > Control Panel double-click on Add/Remove programs and remove all older versions of Java.
  • Check any item with Java Runtime Environment (JRE or J2SE) in the name.
  • Click the Remove or Change/Remove button.
  • Repeat as many times as necessary to remove each Java versions.
  • Reboot your computer once all Java components are removed.
  • Then from your desktop double-click on jre-6u21-windows-i586-p.exe to install the newest version.
JavaRa will uninstall old Java
http://majorgeeks.com/JavaRA_d5982.html
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31 Jul 2010   #3
LADYPINKtomato1

Windows 8 - 64-bit
 
 

There is NOT anything of any of the Runtime or Java showing in my Add/Remove programs.
thanks for your help.
What now ?
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31 Jul 2010   #4
LADYPINKtomato1

Windows 8 - 64-bit
 
 

Jacee hi..
Since I didn't see anything in my ADD/Remove of Java ..
I double clicked the downloaded item on my desktop.. installed it.. then rebooted.
I'm now back .. a screen popped up wanting me to register ..
I did not.. should I have ?

I now see this in my add/remove items.. 2 items

1. JAVA DB 10.5.3.0
2. Java (TM) SE Developement Kit 6 Update 21
Thanks so very much with this Java mess tonite.
Is there anything else I need to do now ?

LPt
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31 Jul 2010   #5
LADYPINKtomato1

Windows 8 - 64-bit
 
 

Jacee hello.. this didn't fix my Java..
I'm still getting the same message as before..
I can't open Java in the Control Panel. to look at anything.
Do I need to use the Geek link to download and run that to clear this all out ?
I don't know what to do now.
Thanks for helping.
LPt
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01 Aug 2010   #6
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

LPt, download Revo uninstaller and uninstall Java. Then install it it again as you did before and register it. The registration is for updates if I remember correctly. Let me know if this works.
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01 Aug 2010   #7
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

You need to download JRE and accept the agreement


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01 Aug 2010   #8
LADYPINKtomato1

Windows 8 - 64-bit
 
 

Ok I've used Revo uninstaller to un-install Java.. there was one item left in my ADD/Remove /Control panel.. so I un-installed it in Add/remove..
I ran ATF cleaner..
I ran CCleaner
I looked in my Win Patrol.. there was still a Java item there.. I clicked it.. that took me to
another place where I saw items in a row..(JAVA)) I began at the bottom deleting items..
.. one folder Refused to delete..so left it intact.
i came back to my desktop.. ran that Java removal tool from Geeks.. ( everything connected with Java I had it to remove.)
I Rebooted my pc..
Then I went to Controp Panel there sat that infernal Java Icon.. I clicked it to open ..
getting this screen. I took this screen shot of it. ..so you may see what I'm seeing.
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01 Aug 2010   #9
LADYPINKtomato1

Windows 8 - 64-bit
 
 

Jacee I no longer have Java on my pc.. only these bits and pieces that I cannot
seem to get rid of now... as the screen shot above shows.
Thanks much
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01 Aug 2010   #10
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

I thought you wanted Java


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