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Windows 7: Java Security Risks

14 Apr 2012   #11
DavidE

Win 7 Pro x64 SP1, Win 7 Ult x86 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Borg 386 View Post
The only reason I have Java on my PC is that I run OpenOffice, and it's required. It is disabled in my browser and as soon as I find an alternative to OO that doesn't require it, it's definitely off my sys. I haven't checked it out yet, but maybe LibreOffice, not sure if that requires Java or not....as soon as I get some time (when school ends...)
See Posts #3 - #5 in this thread.


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14 Apr 2012   #12
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DavidW7ncus View Post
See Posts #3 - #5 in this thread.
Hmmm, reading the article, looks like it might be a candidate if I can get away with only the basics, since I only use it for school work.
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14 Apr 2012   #13
Golden

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Borg 386 View Post
....but maybe LibreOffice, not sure if that requires Java or not....as soon as I get some time (when school ends...)
Hi Borg,

The BASE component of LibreOffice requires Java.

Scroll to the bottom here:
https://www.libreoffice.org/get-help...-requirements/

Regards,
Golden
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15 Apr 2012   #14
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
 
 

Thanks for the link. Guess I'll go with what I have for now. There's always time to play around with it once the semester ends...
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