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Should I remove Java 6 Update 25?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
11% remove it89% keep it
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Global Rank #1,612
United States Rank #937
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 24.47 days
721.83 days >
Average installed length: 379.27 days


6.0.250 99.95% 0.05%

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Java 6 Update 25

What is Java 6 Update 25?

Java SE 6 update realease contains no security fixes; support for Internet Explorer 9, Firefox 4 and Chrome 10; improved BigDecimal; includes "tiered" compilation in the Server VM that enables it to start quickly as does the Client VM, while achieving better peak performance..

About  (from Oracle)

Java SE 6 features and enhancements to the platform. Java SE 6 streamlines web service and XML development, simplifies GUI development and augments native desktop support, expands programmatic access to native security facilities, and is the first release to offer a standardized framework for scripting languages. NetBe...  Read more
  • Loads into the web browser
  • Adds a Windows Service

Program detailsProgram details

URL: java.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Java\jre6\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{26A24AE4-039D-4CA4-87B4-2F83216025FF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.69 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Java 6 Update 25

Program executable:javaws.exe
Name:Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U25
Java(TM) Web Start Launcher
Path:C:\Program Files\java\jre6\bin\javaws.exe
Additional files:
  • awt.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Platform SE 6 U25 (Java(TM) Platform SE binary)
  • axbridge.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - ActiveX Bridge para JavaBeans(TM)
  • cmm.dll (by Eastman Kodak Company) - KODAK DIGITAL SCIENCE Java CMM
  • dcpr.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • deploy.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Deployment Library
  • deployJava1.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • dt_shmem.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • dt_socket.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • fontmanager.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • hpi.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • hprof.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • instrument.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • ioser12.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • j2pcsc.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • j2pkcs11.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jaas_nt.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • java.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • java.exe (by Sun Microsystems)
  • java_crw_demo.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • javacpl.exe (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Control Panel
  • java-rmi.exe (by Sun Microsystems)
  • javaw.exe (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jawt.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jbroker.exe (by Sun Microsystems)
  • JdbcOdbc.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jdwp.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jkernel.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jli.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jp2iexp.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jp2launcher.exe (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jp2native.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jp2ssv.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jpeg.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jpicom.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Plug-in COM Library
  • jpiexp.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Plug-in for Internet Explorer
  • jpinscp.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jpioji.dll (by Sun Microsystems)
  • jpishare.dll (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Plug-in Share Library
  • jqs.exe (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Quick Starter Service
  • jqsnotify.exe (by Sun Microsystems) - Java(TM) Quick Starter binary

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Internet Explorer BHO
  • jp2ssv.dll is installed in Internet Explorer as a BHO (Browser Helper Object) under the name 'Java(tm) Plug-In 2 SSV Helper' with the class of {DBC80044-A445-435b-BC74-9C25C1C588A9}.
  • jqs.exe runs as a service named 'JavaQuickStarterService'.

How do I remove Java 6 Update 25?

Quickly and completely remove Java(TM) 6 Update 25 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Java 6 Update 25 from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Java(TM) 6 Update 25, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Java 6 Update 25.

How do I reset my web browser?

If your web browser homepage and search settings have been modfied by Java 6 Update 25 you can restore them to their previous default settings.
Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win Vista 0%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 11%
Keep it 89%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 86.66%
Windows XP 6.78%
Windows 8 3.79%
Windows Vista 2.77%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 64.94%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.51%
Windows 7 Professional 7.32%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.68%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.03%
Windows 7 Home Basic 1.92%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.55%
  Germany 2.61%
  Mexico 1.79%
  United Kingdom 1.38%
  Brazil 1.30%
  Canada 0.97%
  Italy 0.97%
  Iran 0.89%
  Norway 0.71%
  Israel 0.67%
  Taiwan 0.63%
  Australia 0.63%
  France 0.60%
  Argentina 0.60%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Toshiba 60.91%
Hewlett-Packard 8.81%
Acer 7.27%
Dell 6.99%
ASUS 3.69%
Lenovo 2.39%
Medion 1.88%
Samsung 1.25%
Sony 1.02%
Intel 0.91%
American Megatrends 0.91%
Common models
TOSHIBA Satellite C655D 6.89%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 6.00%
TOSHIBA Satellite L755 5.31%
TOSHIBA Satellite P755 5.18%
TOSHIBA Satellite L775D 3.79%
TOSHIBA Satellite C855 2.84%

About Oracle

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Publisher URL: www.oracle.com


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