how to use java

Uninstall Java on my Windows computer

This applies to: Platform(s): Windows 7, Vista, Windows XP Java version(s): All Java Versions Older versions of Java may appear in the program list as J2SE Runtime Environment or Java 2 Runtime Environment. Remove older versions of Java in the same way as you would remove any other software from your Windows computer. Windows 7 and Vista – Uninstall Programs(…)

Update Java version that is OEM, EA or Beta release?

This applies to: Java version(s): 6.0 Yes, you can, and it is recommended that you update from an OEM, EA or Beta release to the last release of Java. It is recommended that you first uninstall the installed OEM, EA or Beta release. For instructions, please visit Uninstall Java instructions. To update to the latest version of(…)

What is jucheck.exe?

The jucheck.exe is the Java update verification process. This process will check on the internet for available updates for the Java software installed on your computer. If updates are available, it will notify you and/or manage the download and install of the updates. You should leave this process running in order to keep your Java(…)

Configure Java Updates

See What is Java Updates? Automatic Update Feature Click Start > Settings > Control Panel (For Windows XP) Click Start > Control Panel (For Windows Vista and Windows 7) Double-click Java icon. The Java Control Panel appears. Click the Update tab Note: The Update tab may not be available if your network administrator has disabled the Java Update feature during installation. If you are not(…)

What is Java Update?

The Java Update is a feature that keeps your computer up-to-date automatically with the latest Java releases. Installing the Java Runtime Environment automatically installs the Java Update feature. The Java Update feature connects to java.com at a scheduled time and checks to see if there is an update available. II. What does it do? Notification(…)

Why Software Developers Choose Java

Java has been tested, refined, extended, and proven by a dedicated community. And numbering more than 6.5 million developers, it’s the largest and most active on the planet. With its versatilty, efficiency, and portability, Java has become invaluable to developers by enabling them to: Write software on one platform and run it on virtually any(…)

What Is JavaFX?

JavaFX extends your web experience by delivering rich media and content across all the screens of your life. As users, you will be able to run JavaFX applications in a browser or drag and drop them onto the desktop. It’s a seamless interface! JavaFX is powered by Java: JavaFX extends the power of Java by allowing(…)